The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) is the primary advocacy organization for the nation’s community colleges. The Association represents nearly 1,100 two-year, associate degree-granting institutions and more than 12 million students. Membership is AACC’s single most important source of support, and the Association’s relationship with its members is the highest expression of our commitment to AACC’s mission of being the national voice of community colleges.
The American Association of Community Colleges seeks an individual to manage the daily operations of technology environment to meet the Association’s needs and ensure maximum performance, manage third-party technology support services, procure IT products and services, and manage the IT budget. Responsible for delivering and maintaining a secure technology environment, including disaster recovery and business continuity plans. Individual will also develop quality control mechanisms, reports for data analysis, and IT policies and procedures. Duties also include delivering technology training, introducing industry best practices, and delivering effective communications.
AACC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. All employment decisions are made based on qualifications, merit, and business need.
Qualified candidates must have a BS in information technology or a related field of study, five years of relevant IT work experience, including 2 years working with non-profit associations’ business systems (AMS, FMS, CMS, etc), 2 years working with MS Office Suite, and 1 year working with data report tools (Crystal Reports, Tableau, etc.). Requires working knowledge of networks, servers, wireless, telephones, mobile devices, web services, audio/visual, and security. This is a highly visible, interactive position requiring excellent communications, interpersonal, and customer service skills for maintaining positive relationships with internal and external constituents. The position requires on-call availability and occasional extended hours.
About American Association of Community Colleges
The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) is the primary advocacy organization for the nation's community colleges representing more than 1,100 associate degree-granting institutions and over 12 million students. Conveniently located at Dupont Circle, AACC offers execellent benefits and a congenial, team-oriented work environment. AACC has 45 employees.