Technology Business Manager

Date PostedNovember 29, 2017
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Description:

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

Sinclair's Corporate Information Technology department located in Hunt Valley, MD, has an opening for a Technology Business Manager. This position will be responsible for overseeing Performance and Financial Management to ensure Sinclair’s Corporate IT department delivers its expected value in alignment with current priorities, strategies and objectives. The ideal candidate demonstrates the ability to drive governance and value delivery through leading and coordinating Demand Management, Financial planning and Management, and Value Management.

Job Responsibilities

Financial Management

  • Lead the IT Leadership team through the creation of the annual IT budget
  • Monitor the budgets for individual technology projects, KTLO activities, headcount, assets and software licensing and provide line-of-sight for IT management into variances in a timely manner
  • Partner with department leads and the Enterprise Project Management Office to address budget variances
  • Provide monthly forecasts of budget utilization for the year to IT and Financial leadership
  • Provide insight to technology governance groups as to the budgetary impact of items coming under their purview

Demand Management

  • Develop the process for understanding, measuring, tracking and reporting the business value of technology initiatives
  • Work with the Enterprise Project Management Office, business units and Enterprise Architecture, assess initiatives intended for implementation based on budgetary impact, strategic alignment and business value they will deliver
  • Provide insight to IT leadership and technology governance groups into the budgetary impact and value of initiatives under their consideration

Performance Management

  • Develop appropriate processes for reporting the performance of a large IT organization to include:
  • Monitoring and reporting project delivery performance in terms of budget and schedule to IT leadership and the Enterprise Project Management Office
  • Tracking and reporting, in terms of business value delivered, the performance of the department to IT leadership

Leadership

  • Demonstrate strong leadership standards and practices, including the ability to lead through influence

Preferred Candidates will have:

  • Expert knowledge of budget creation, management, and reporting techniques and processes
  • A strong grasp of demand management in an IT setting
  • Expert understanding of performance management in terms of the delivery of technology initiatives
  • Robust ownership and the ability to execute with timeliness and effectiveness
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to understand both business and technical drivers
  • Strong business, commercial and financial acumen with ability to deal with complexity
  • 5+ years’ experience managing budgets
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business Information Systems or related field of study

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

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