Executive Director

About the IT Alliance

The IT Alliance is a not-for-profit focused in the Information Technology sector on Prince Edward Island. Founded in 2022, it now represents more than 1,400 pure-play IT individuals and companies. The IT Alliance is gearing up for an exciting phase of growth which will include a recast of the strategic plan, introduction of programming to support high-growth IT companies in PEI (including the introduction of "Velocity", a new home for tech and tech-enabled start-ups), and roll-out of additional tactics to strengthen the IT sector overall.

Reporting to: Board of Directors

Job brief

We are looking to hire a tenured leader and/or senior-level executive to guide Velocity forward, overseeing the key strategic and operational aspects of the organization, and working closely with the Board of Directors and tech community broadly.

Ultimately, the successful candidate will work with functional team members, member organizations, funding and ecosystem partners to help guide the refinement of a multi-year strategic plan, and lead its execution across a number of key priority / focus areas, most notably launching Velocity and its programming.


Day-today responsibilities may include (but are not necessarily limited to):

Note: given the growth objectives of the IT Alliance and introduction of Velocity, there is a "scaling up" element to this role, allowing the desired individual to flex across a multitude of areas, playing a critical part in evolving the JD and overall team construction over time.

Education: Bachelor's Degree (preferred)

Job Type: Full-time

Work Location: In-person (opportunity for remote work)

Salary range: $85,000 - 125,000 per annum

Application deadline: 2024-06-24

Expected start date: 2024-07-01

How your friends should describe you

Good qualities include leadership skills, strategic and out-of-box thinking, Communicates well, fundraising expertise, a good mentor/role model, mission and values driven, builds trusted relationships.

This position is closed to new applications.

We will only contact candidates who proceed to the interview phase.