Vice President, IT Business Solutions

AA Elmhurst Collision Head Office, Gerber Collision & Glass

Our Team Members Drive Us! Gerber Collision & Glass is one of the largest collision repair companies in North America. With $2+ billion in sales, over 800 locations and growing, our 10,000+ team members across the United States and Canada are passionate about delivering our goal to WOW Every Customer and Be the Best!

We invite you to join our team. Gerber offers a great place to launch and grow careers. As we continue to grow, we have endless opportunities for you to grow with us.

Gerber Collision & Glass recognizes, values and welcomes all applicants with unique talents and abilities from all backgrounds and characteristics. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, including individuals with disabilities and Protected Veterans.

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities
  • Oversee IT Product Management & Application Development teams - including HR, Finance, Supply Chain & Shop Operations product areas, corporate applications, data engineering, BI, software development and programming
  • Create vision, strategy and roadmap to select, implement, support and enhance solutions needed by business operations and supporting functions
  • Partner with the senior leadership team to identify and prioritize product / technology requirements and enhancements needed in support of business objectives
  • Engage with key stakeholders in evaluating requirements, developing business cases, identifying KPIs, building proof of concepts, etc. and presenting proposals to the Executive Management Team
  • Manage the end to end process required to create an integrated product roadmap comprised of individual functions objectives and technology investments that support strategic and operational priorities
  • Partner with stakeholders including Enterprise PMO & Continuous Improvement teams to proactively identify process gaps & improvement opportunities
  • Analyze, ideate, and solution proactively to bring transformative opportunities to the business
  • Recommend technical architecture, frameworks and tools to accomplish needed outcomes
  • Engage with strategic partners and technology vendors to create platforms/tools that will help bring innovative solutions to the organization
  • Ensure processes, governance, standards, architecture, frameworks, etc. are in place for rapid prototyping & development
  • Oversee the evaluation, design, development and implementations of product functionality and applications / software to enhance business processes and drive business growth
  • Drive effective solutioning, development and delivery processes - ensure product management and agile processes are followed by all stakeholders appropriately
  • Develop, track, and manage annual operating and capital budgets
  • Oversee the day to day support of applications and technology solutions
  • Oversee the procurement of software and services in order to maximize the return on information technology investments
  • Negotiate and oversee vendor contracts for licensing, maintenance, implementation, and ongoing support to ensure service levels are met in cost-effective ways.
  • Comply with information security policies and procedures
  • Manage Product & Application development staff including hiring, performance management, development planning, mentoring, etc.

Benefits That Drive Your Success
Gerber offers the comprehensive benefits you expect from an industry leader, including:
  • Competitive Pay Plans
  • Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match
  • Employer Paid Short-Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays
  • Continuing Education Opportunities

Gerber Collision & Glass is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, marital status, or any other consideration, prohibited by law or by contract.

About Us
Gerber Collision & Glass has been WOWing customers with our collision repair services for over 80 years. Please visit to learn more about our company.