Service Manager Site Specific IT Services

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Place: Stockholm/Malmö
Last day to apply: 1/12/2018

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: www.lantmannen.com/en.


Are you an experienced IT generalist with a passion for creating business value through IT? Do you enjoy working with vendor management and helping to create more efficient IT solutions?  Would you be interested in developing and reconciling Lantmännen’s site specific IT solutions?

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’s productions sites are spread over some 220 different locations, with a majority based in the Nordics and often with their own site-specific IT solutions. At group level the IT department is currently running a project aimed at aligning all local IT solutions at their facilities around the Nordic region. The aim is to ensure that the solutions have adequate accessibility and security.

As Service Manager Site Specific IT Services, you will act as a link between the various sites and the central IT department. You will keep an ongoing dialogue with the various businesses and address their needs for IT solutions in line with their business plan. Together with external partners you will also develop standard solutions in different areas, but primarily within infrastructure and conduct follow-up, quality accuracy and incident management.

The position is located at Lantmännen's headquarters in Stadshagen, Stockholm or in Malmö. You will report to the Manager of Solution Center End-User and Infrastructure Solutions within the department Service Operation. Some travel within the Nordics is required and you must have a driver’s licence.

Your profile

To be successful in this role you have a strong IT background and general understanding of IT infrastructure (i.e. network, IT security, server and database). You have several years of experience from service- and vendor management as well as procurement of IT solutions.

Preferably, you have experience from large and complex organizations and experience from working on projects. Since this is an international organization, you master English and Swedish, 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 increase business benefits.

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

Application

Is this position of interest to you? Are you the candidate we are looking for? Apply here today. In this recruitment, Lantmännen is working with Harvey Nash and if you have any questions about the position you are welcome to contact responsible recruiter Maria Röhfors, maria.rohfors@harveynash.se +46 (0)72 158 12 15 or researcher Matilda Andersson, matilda.andersson@harveynash.se +46 (0)73 773 13 55.

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