IT Manager Duties
This is an Information Technology (IT) Leadership position
responsible for project
management, resource management, supervision of IT
communication of IT services and support. This individual is
responsible for IT strategic
and/or tactical planning, implementation and evaluation for a
unit, department, college,
or enterprise. Additionally, the individual is responsible for
among faculty, staff, administration, students and appropriate
IT resource providers at
the University. This position is responsible for the
identification, selection, and
application of appropriate technology resources to support the
unit of responsibility and
the University goals for instruction, research, and public
service. Technology services
provided under the leadership of this position meet University
standards for design,
security, and delivery. The individual in this position should
have some institutional
scope as well as decision-making responsibilities at the unit
The work of an IT Manager, IT Senior Manager, Associate
Director, or Director
will vary according to the nature of the employing organization
and the level
of responsibility associated with the position posting.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Direct, facilitate and/or provide unit development of strategic
and tactical planning.
Supervise individuals, teams, units, departments or enterprise.
Develop and manage IT programs and services to support
department, college, or enterprise through appropriate blend of
local and central IT resources.
Develop and manage budget for technology, services, and
Provide resources and guidance for the professional development
of IT staff.
Create reports and develop or assist in the development and
writing of grants or proposals.
Lead and or participate in IT committees, forums or councils
supporting the continuous improvement of technology for the
Create opportunities for collaboration among IT professionals,
faculty, staff, and students for the unit, department, college
Research, design and implement appropriate technology
applications to support communication, access to information,
improved productivity, and instruction.
Direct highly technical staff to support unit, department,
college or enterprise with responsibilities such as systems
administration, media services, distance learning, Help Desk,
computer labs, networks, wireless networks, web services,
application development and classroom technology.
Performs other related duties as assigned.