AJM Packaging Corporation

Director Information Technology

ID
2021-1425
Position Type
Full Time
Location : Location
US-MI-Bloomfield Hills

Overview

AJM Packaging Corporation is a leading manufacturer of branded and private label paper products including plates, bowls, cups, and bags. As we continue to grow and expand our operations, we are looking for a Director Information Technology Systems for our Corporate Office in Bloomfield Hills, MI.

 

Benefits: 

At AJM, our comprehensive benefits package truly sets us apart.  This position is eligible for company paid medical insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield), dental insurance, vision insurance, short and long-term disability, life insurance, 401K matching plan, tuition reimbursement and employee referral programs.  Plus, AJM provides company paid vacation days, sick days, and holidays.

This position will help lead the IT team including the development, operation and maintenance of all information systems and functions, inclusive of voice and data communications management.

Responsibilities

  • Manage and oversee all daily operations (e.g. systems analysis, technical support, programming, database management, telecommunications, training and computer technologies) relating to hardware and software systems.
  • Manage the development, implementation, installation, and operation of information and functional systems for the organization and ensure that the systems have sufficient capacity to meet the organizational needs and can grow and change to meet future requirements. Responsible for all configuration changes and application modifications and enhancements.
  • Consult with management to: analyze and determine computer and information system needs; determine scope and priorities of projects, and recommend hardware and software purchases, budgeting, and staffing needs.
  • Serve as technical leader and advisor to analyze and recommend application software to meet the tactical and strategic objectives of the company.  Responsible for evaluating, selecting, and implementing proper technological solutions to business issues.
  • Develop, implement, and monitor management information systems policies and controls to ensure data accuracy, security, and legal and regulatory compliance.
  • Ensure high level of customer service for all departments and employees.  Provide training and instruction to staff and perform any troubleshooting, installation or maintenance projects in as a timely manner as possible.   
  • Supervise staff to include, but not limited to: designating work assignments; providing instruction; reviewing completed work; training staff/new hires; participating in the interview and selection process; and conducting performance appraisals.
  • Implement and monitor policies and procedures for security and disaster recovery; administer user access privileges and ensure adherence to security policies; implement and ensure all applications incorporate disaster recovery procedures; develop and monitor security education and awareness programs throughout the organization.
  • Review reports of computer and peripheral equipment production, malfunction, and maintenance to determine costs and impact, and address problems.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ degree in Management Information Systems, MBA preferred
  • Ten or more years of related business experience
  • Project Management experience
  • Office 365 Cloud Administration experience including Sharepoint and Azure
  • Data analytics experience with Crystal Reports, Power BI or Tableau
  • Naturally passionate about proactively engaging with internal customers to understand their needs and provide IT solutions to support
  • Great problem Solver with the ability to collaboratively engage with team members to create innovative solutions
  • Able to manage conflicting priorities under tight deadlines
  • Experience with Kronos, Dynamix AX, PLC Integration and VMware highly beneficial

About Us

About AJM Packaging Corporation: AJM Packaging is one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of disposable paper products including paper plates, cups, bowls, and bags. For more than 60 years, we have invested in our company and our people. We are proud to create over 3,000 jobs in our eight manufacturing plants strategically located across the USA, and our corporate office in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Despite our growth, we are still a family-owned and operated business and we remain committed to providing the reliable service and quality that has been important to AJM since the day our founders started the business.

Career Development: At AJM, we realize we will only go as far as our employees take us and, for that reason, we invest millions of dollars every year on both classroom and on-the-job training to develop our employees’ skills and promote a culture of learning and continuous improvement. There are no barriers to impede your progress here and no ceilings to halt your advance. You’ll control your own destiny and we will help you reach your full potential with both in-house development programs and tuition reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate level college studies. See where your AJM journey will take you.

Working at AJM during COVID-19: PROTECTING YOU, PROTECTING OTHERS. We believe our employees deserve to thrive in an environment protected from COVID-19. At AJM, vaccines are offered and required for all employees in our corporate headquarters. AJM is also proud to have been designated a critical infrastructure employer and, as such, has remained open throughout the global pandemic supplying disposable paper products and packaging to supermarkets, club stores, restaurants, pharmacies and other retailers, wholesalers, distributors and institutions. In order to fulfill our customer commitments and our obligation to the country, we had to, first, ensure the health and safety of our dedicated employees while they were on the job. Towards that end we quickly developed and installed a robust Coronavirus containment and mitigation program employing all the tools at our disposal, including, but not limited to, face masks, gloves, daily temperature checks and questionnaires, common touchpoint sanitation, testing, contact tracing and quarantine.

Application Process: For immediate consideration, apply directly, send your resume/information to greatjobs@ajmpack.com, or call us at 833.562.7256.

AJM Packaging Corporation is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and as an equal opportunity employer does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, national origin or other legally protected status.

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