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Applications Manager, Supply Chain Management

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 8.10.2018

Job Description

Metso IT is now looking for an Applications Manager for Supply Chain Management for our Global Applications team in Tampere or Vantaa.

As an Applications Manager, you are responsible for line management, applications development and advanced support work organizing and resourcing in the SCM domain. You lead your team in scheduling, technical direction, future planning and standard development practices execution. Together with other IT teams, you continuously improve application development processes and tools, and influence agile methods trial and leverage. You also have the overall cost, budgeting, contract, vendor and license management responsibilities.

You cooperate with IT and business stakeholders globally and interact closely with internal and external customers, suppliers and subcontractors. You report to the Global Applications’ Vice President.


Your responsibilities include:

  • Leading day-to-day operations in Supply Chain Management domain
  • Increasing usability of applications, influencing and implementing architectural decisions and planning domain activities according to agreed direction
  • Maintaining knowledge of application development trends
  • Improving usage of rapid application development tools and processes, leverage agility and speed with development
  • Ensuring overall security and actualization of quality targets in application development
  • Securing continuous improvement of competence in domain teams


To Succeed 

To succeed in this position, you should have previous experience in IT or Business area and a solid track record in leading a team of specialists. We appreciate previous experience in systems analysis, application development and support and programming functions.

Previous knowledge in application development platforms and programs (e.g. SAP, SalesForce and systems for procurement, inventory, production and transportation) will help you to succeed in this position. Most importantly, you have good understanding of business processes with a mindset to drive results and ability to lead and implement change.

You have a relevant Master’s degree (e.g. business administration, information management, logistics, finance, computer science or system analysis). You are easy to approach and strong and genuine team player with collaborative mindset. You have excellent coordination and organizing skills and you take things forward efficiently. You speak and write fluent English; other languages are considered as an advantage.

This position requires frequent domestic travelling (Tampere-Vantaa) and occasional international travelling.


We Offer

We offer you an interesting and challenging key role in a dynamic global environment with a great team of committed colleagues and an excellent opening for your professional development. You will have the opportunity to work as an active member of global IT function within Metso and a chance to influence directly your team’s success. Naturally, you will have all the opportunities and benefits of a big, global company.


Additional Information

We will go through the applications already during the application period, so please send your resume and application via Metso Careers page as soon as possible, latest by October 28, 2018.

For additional information and further clarifications, please contact Kaisu Vesala, VP, Global Applications, by email: kaisu.vesala@metso.com.


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