Valmet is going full speed ahead with its business process transformation project, Leap Forward. This transformation program is rolling out new ERP processes and covers every part of Valmet’s business.
We are now looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Director, ERP Program to support our major Leap Forward business transformation program by leading the ERP development and roll-out activities. This roles gives you a great opportunity to create the future backbone for Valmet operations globally. In this role you will report to Ismo Anttila, VP, ERP Business Transformation.
This means in practice
Leading and managing ERP and related solutions & blueprint development within the Leap Forward program
ERP rollout planning & rollout project execution within Leap Forward program
Leading and managing Leap Forward ERP teams & people
The Leap Forward program covers every part of Valmet’s global business. On this type of project there is constant change, tight deadlines, roadblocks, setbacks and many challenges. But the sense of achievement as each phase of the project is rolled out and the transformation succeeds will be motivating as you watch your efforts change the business.
To succeed in this position, we expect you to have:
Master’s degree or equivalent of a relevant field
At least 5-10 years’ solid experience in ERP program execution
Familiarity with project management approaches, tools and phases of the project life cycle.
Experience of Agile methods
Ability to maintain good working relationships across the international organization
Leadership, inter-cultural and motivational skills
Ability to analyze and manage complex organizations, processes and systems in order to identify change opportunities, ability to address and resolve difficult situations even under time pressure
Excellent command of the English language, additional languages are a plus
This significant role is a unique opportunity to make a real difference to our business and see the results of your work in a truly global environment. It also gives you unique insight to wide range of different business scenarios for projects, services and products delivery in the worldwide ecosystem. You get to work with leading experts in the field and impact more than 10.000 people’s daily life with the outcome of the program.
The project team operates in Järvenpää. Besides Järvenpää, other major Valmet locations in Finland can be considered.
For more information, please contact Ismo Anttila, VP, ERP Business Transformation on May 11th 16-17 pm and May 18th 16-17 pm.
Did we catch your interest? To apply, please complete the on-line application with your CV in English latest by Monday May 24th, 2021.
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