Head of Application Management
Head of Application Management - managing the SAP and Microsoft application team at Royal Unibrew
Are you interested in SAP and Microsoft application development and implementation and are gifted with a strong business focus and analytical mind? Royal Unibrew offers a key position in Group IT with the opportunity to develop and build the SAP team’s capabilities.
Your new company
Royal Unibrew is a leading beverage provider in a number of markets. They produce, market, sell and distribute quality beverages with focus on branded products within beer, malt beverages and soft drinks as well as cider and long drinks. In all multi-beverage markets, Royal Unibrew offers customers and consumers strong and locally based brands. Based on continuous development and innovation, it is Royal Unibrew’s objective to meet customer and consumers demand for quality beverages.
Your new role
As the Head of Application Management you will be responsible for the application development in i.e. SAP and Microsoft, both implementation and support. You will manage a team of ten highly skilled Application Consultants located in Denmark and Finland and it will be your responsibility to ensure the development of their skills and capabilities. Besides managing this team, you will be the frontrunner of the Super User Team and be an active member of the IT Management Team. You will be budget responsible and align plan and priorities directly with management in the different markets. You will periodically be asked to act as Project Manager in strategically important projects.
What you´ll need to succeed
Your educational background lies with a BSc or MSc in a relevant field. You hold experience from an international company with program management as well as a management experience with teams doing application development, implementation and support. Strong stakeholder management and communication competencies are key to build cross-organisational consensus on all levels. Fluency in English is required while knowledge and experience working with SAP and Microsoft at a manager level is an advantage.
As a person, you have a strong focus on results and prefer to take one small step forward instead of waiting for the perfect solution. You are a natural leader with the ability to plan and make clear priorities. Your good communication capabilities enable you to be out-spoken and to the point when putting forward your plans and decisions. You are a pragmatist who like to pursue achievable objects and get the job done.
What you´ll get in return
Royal Unibrew offers you a great opportunity to gain influence at a leading international beverage provider. You will report directly to the CIO and have direct access to all top stakeholders. The ambitions are high for Royal Unibrew as well as Group IT and you will have direct influence in supporting the business with relevant IT applications. Your contribution will be both on a strategic, tactical, and operational level.
This is how you proceed
If you are interested in this role, please forward a copy of your CV and cover letter in English and in one document. If you have any questions you are welcome to contact Team Leader Susan Lindsted on +45 2936 8831.
Hays Denmark is part of Hays Plc, which is listed on London Stock Exchange (FTSE 250). Hays Plc is the world's leading recruiting experts in qualified, professional and skilled work.
We operate across the private and public sectors, dealing in permanent positions, contract roles and temporary assignments. We are market leaders in the UK and Australia, and one of the market leaders in Continental Europe. As of September 2011, the Group employed 7,600 staff operating from 255 offices in 31 countries across 20 specialisms.
Our combination of deep expertise across a wide spectrum of specialised industries and professions makes us unparalleled recruiters in the world of work.
Hays Specialist Recruitment A/S has operated in Denmark since 2008. We specialise in following areas of specialism: Accountancy & Finance, Banking, Construction & Property, Engineering, HR, Insurance, IT, Legal, Logistics, Life Sciences and Sales & Marketing. For more information see www.hays.dk
Read more about Hays - click here