Central Alabama Electric Cooperative (CAEC), a rural electric distribution cooperative headquartered in Prattville, AL, serving approximately 43,000 electric consumers within portions of ten counties in central Alabama, is seeking an ISP Manager for its startup fiber to the premise (FTTP) subsidiary. The ISP Manager will report directly to CAEC’s CEO and will be responsible for developing, executing, and achieving the subsidiary’s business objectives and operating procedures which ensure the FTTP subsidiary is profitable while also providing optimum services to the subscribers.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Manages and directs operations and activities of CAEC’s FTTP subsidiary, to include: oversight of staff and contractors, preparing reports, establishing budgets, comparing and analyzing options, reviewing and executing vendor contracts, maintaining public relations, marketing services, and managing assets.
Researches new and emerging technologies to further goals of the company. Evaluates new business and expansion opportunities and recommends new services to the CEO.
Plans, directs, and oversees all lines of broadband business to ensure profitability and subscriber satisfaction while ensuring operations comply with applicable federal, state, and local regulations.
Implements and operates the FTTP network within the financial projections and budget approved by the board of directors. If modifications are required, develops budget/plan amendments with financial analysis for CEO and Board approval.
Bachelor’s degree in Business Management or Information Technology related field as well as practical experience in successfully managing or directing a technology related business required.
Must demonstrate knowledge of networking technologies, LAN/WAN; routing, switches, telephony, and securities devices – IOS; VoIP; IPTV technologies; and Fiber optic technologies.
Must possess strong negotiation skills, significant previous supervisory experience, be effective in dealing with human/public relations in a variety of business circumstances, and exhibit excellent leadership skills with proven success in leading teams.
Must be able to implement fiber to the premise deployment plan and ongoing business operations and demonstrate in-depth knowledge of business principles and practices required to successfully manage a fiber to the premises business.
Must be knowledgeable about budgeting, general accounting and fiscal management practices and business operating systems as well as have a thorough understanding of financial principles, and be able to evaluate fiscal and financial information and achieve positive financial results.
Central Alabama Electric Cooperative offers an excellent salary and benefit package.
Anyone interested should submit a resume with salary requirement to:
Central Alabama Electric Cooperative
103 Jesse Samuel Hunt Boulevard
Prattville, AL 36066-6773
Resumes or applications must be postmarked no later than January 18, 2019.