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Manager, Information Technology & Broadcasting Services
This is a Position of Trust and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check is required.
This is a management position at Canada’s newest Legislature. Reporting directly to the Director of Operations and Financial Services, the manager is responsible for the planning, development, implementation and management of information technology systems and services as well as broadcasting systems and services for the Legislative Assembly and the independent officers of the Legislative Assembly.
The Legislative Assembly broadcasting operations is responsible for ensuring the operational and regulatory requirements of 4 FM radio stations, 25 remote cable television channels, web streaming, and two nationally carried television channels, within the confines of technology available in a northern environment. Additionally, the incumbent will be responsible for the technology architecture and technical support services, the audio visual services, Hansard services and web master services.
The Information Technology (IT) operations at the Legislative Assembly is responsible for overseeing all network, desktop, and server infrastructure to support numerous users. This includes 28 remote constituency offices and four Independent Officers. Ensuring operations are in line with the strategic goals of each department and identifying new trends that will support their underlying missions. IT is responsible for IT security, disaster recovery, and mission critical services to support business operations.
The Manager must demonstrate detailed understanding of the social, cultural and political climate in Nunavut, and have extensive knowledge and experience in both IT and Broadcasting field. Experience managing staff performance and development with a demonstrated ability to teach, train, co-ordinate and problem solve creatively in a high pressure environment is required, along with strong analytical, excellent communication skills and highly developed interpersonal skills.
The ideal candidate should have post-secondary degree in a technical systems field along with seven (7) years’ related work experience including four (4) years management experience. Furthermore, the ideal candidate will demonstrate adequate technical knowledge through having obtained best-practice certification(s) such as Project Management (PMP), Information Technology Infrastructure Library Certification (ITIL) and CISSP certification.
Equivalencies that consist of an acceptable combination of education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities may be considered.
The Official Languages of Nunavut are Inuktitut, English, Inuinnaqtun and French and proficiently in any of the languages are considered an asset.
Knowledge of Inuit language, communities, culture, land and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit is an asset.