VP, Digital Solutions

VP, Digital Solutions

N/A Id: 15873 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a VP, Digital Solutions to join our client in Surrey, BC.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Drive revenue growth and operational efficiencies, working with the lines of business to generate innovative digital solutions for services, processes, customer experiences, marketing channels, and business models.
  • Identify new solutions (what’s possible), and work across all areas to develop an integrated IT plan (what’s real).
  • A trusted advisor to the company’s leadership and lines of business.  Provide thought leadership and awareness on new technology innovations, balancing operational needs with strategy and planning; leading practice and innovative solutions with pragmatism.
  • Stay current in leading technological innovations relevant to retail, distribution, eCommerce, analytics and data management, and IT.
  • Develop a future-proofed technology infrastructure platform by transitioning to a cloud-based architecture and transition in-house IT operations to a managed services model.
  • Identify new opportunities to use technology to streamline business processes.
  • Evaluate business processes and standards around best practices to drive continuous improvement; lead IT enhancement projects leveraging industry-leading practices.
  • Lead the company’s ongoing assessment, evaluation, and continuous improvement of its core business systems (ERP, Warehouse Management Systems, Marketing Automation Systems, BI and Analytics). Identify opportunities for quick-win automation while staying in alignment with the longer-term Digitalization Strategy.


Top Skills Required

  • 8+ years of experience developing and managing an IT workforce in a high-growth, entrepreneurial environment.
  • 8+ years of experience leading projects that transform business operations using technology.
  • Proven technical leadership and exposure across a broad scale of IT experience in tools, technologies, and architecture models with the ability to drive strategy, and also roll up the sleeves and switch to a fair amount of detail/execution.
  • Proven experience with website and mobile app roll-outs (eCommerce roll-outs are a plus), cloud enablement programs, legacy applications lift/shift and transformation strategies.
  • Experience in technology leadership roles with a successful track record of leading an organization through a transformation from in-house IT operations and support to managed services.
  • Experience in planning and transitioning an organization from bricks and mortar to eCommerce
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.