Service Manager BI Platform Services


Place: Stockholm
Last day to apply: 2018-12-01

Lantmännen is an agricultural cooperative and Northern Europe’s leader in agriculture, machinery, bioenergy and food products. Owned by 25,000 Swedish farmers, we have 10,000 employees, operations in over 20 countries and an annual turnover of EUR 4 billion (SEK 40 billion). With grain at the heart of our operations, we refine arable land resources to make farming thrive. Some of our best-known food brands are AXA, Bonjour, Kungsörnen, GoGreen, Gooh, FINN CRISP, Schulstad and Vaasan. Our company is founded on the knowledge and values acquired through generations of farmers. With research, development and operations throughout the value chain, together we take responsibility from field to fork. For more information:

Are you a recognized authority in Business Intelligence and are you open to take on a position where you will provide insight and take responsibility for business intelligence platforms at Lantmännen?

The position

The Service Manager position is a generic role within Lantmännen´s IT department, with a responsibility for platforms and IT services within a certain area. As Service Manager you are accountable for governance, maintenance, cost and quality and to act in strategic planning of the IT services in scope, as well as taking part in initiations and hand-over of development activities A large part of Lantmännen's IT services are outsourced, hence the role includes service and supplier management.

Lantmännen is currently creating a more coherent and efficient BI platform in order to better use and share data among the companies and as a natural outcome of that we are establishing a shared BI capabilities, maintenance and development capacity, that will help to consolidate our BI solutions.

In this role, you must be able to gain an understanding for the entire scope of business requirements, in order to ensure relevant delivery of BI platform capabilities, alongside suppliers. You will drive consolidations, create structures and processes and increase reusability.

Your task is to find better, smarter and more cost-effective BI solutions that lead to increased business benefits. You will be working to bridge Lantmännen’s different functions and IT and have the ability to alongside our suppliers help transform business needs into IT solutions. You will be working closely with other Service Managers, architects and project managers for operations and development. Lantmännen offers you a central role in their BI team with a major responsibility for the shared BI features and platforms.

The position is located at Lantmännen's headquarters in Stadshagen, Stockholm. You will be reporting to the Manager of Solution Center Business Intelligence. Some travel within the Nordics is required.

Your profile  

To be successful in this role you have several years’ experience of different Business Intelligence platforms, as well as experience from working on projects, operations or development of IT services. Knowledge of the BI tool Cognos or Microsoft Power BI is meriting. We are also looking for someone with higher education in economics, finance, IT or equivalent. Since this is an international organization, you master the English and Swedish language, both written and spoken.

As a person

We are looking for a person that is perceived as a natural leader who likes to work independently with a high level of responsibility. You are a confident person with strong communication skills and can provide credibility in dialogue with colleagues at all levels. You easily build relationships, have an ability to handle many different stakeholders and would enjoy engaging with many different areas of the Lantmännen´s organization. Furthermore, you have a clear and structured way of working with a sound ability to plan and organize your work. It is important that you have a passion for IT and an understanding of how an efficient information and technology landscape increases business benefits.

You share our values – Openness, Holistic view, Drive – and our promise of taking responsibility from field to fork.


Is this position of interest to you? Are you the candidate we are looking for? Apply here today. If you have any questions about the position you are welcome to contact responsible recruiter Charlotta Skogar, +46 (0)767 98 13 65.

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We are looking for skilled employees who can add value to our business. We work actively to ensure that our employees can develop at our workplaces, irrespective of their sex, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion or disability.



Mattias Forsell
Phone: +46 0105568517