Job Title:

Manager, Information Technology


Legacy Bowes Group


Winnipeg, MB

Job Reference:


Established in 1983, Awasis Agency of Northern Manitoba provides a continuum of culturally appropriate child and family services to 11 First Nation Communities in Northern Manitoba, as well as Winnipeg and Thompson.

Awasis Agency of Northern Manitoba is seeking a Manager, Information Technology to develop and maintain a secure, reliable, high quality information technology infrastructure for their organization.


  • Identify and recommend technology solutions to meet current and future business needs
  • Research, develop, document, implement, modify and support new and existing IT systems
  • Deploy, manage and maintain all IT systems and their corresponding or associated software (including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, web access, endpoint protection, network access, access control systems, CCTV video records, etc.) 
  • Conduct routine capacity planning for server, network and security systems
  • Preserve organizational assets by implementing disaster recovery, back-up procedures, information security and control structures
  • Prime the selection of IT solutions, in concert with Senior Management, to support overarching business objectives
  • Manage relationships with third party IT vendors
  • Design and manage user access levels, role-based assignments, distribution groups, and shared network resources
  • Identify, triage and resolve technical issues, determining root causes, and escalating where applicable
  • Assist via the hiring, training and performance of cross-filling of duties for other IT staff


  • Excellent communication skills, both written, verbal and presentation skills - able to explain technical concepts and theories to non-technical audiences
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to lead, interact with, influence, resolve conflict and drive consensus among individuals from various backgrounds
  • Excellent team leader, member and mentor
  • Highly customer focused with the ability to effectively balance conflicting priorities
  • High level of business acumen
  • Action oriented with good common sense approach to problem solving


  • 6+ years of combined IT and management experience
  • Post-secondary education in an IT, Bachelors or business-related discipline
  • Strong management skills including performance management, planning, prioritization, objective setting and plan execution
  • Previous experience in a First Nations an asset
  • Experience in Project Management

If you would like more information about the Awasis Agency of Northern Manitoba, please contact Teri Berry, Senior Consultant, Legacy Bowes Group at (204) 934-8822.


If you believe you can make a strong contribution to this organization as Manager, Information Technology please submit your resume in confidence to quoting position #193144.

Quote Job Reference: #193144

Posted 2019-04-29

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