Vice President, IT
Lindström Group Oy
Are you looking for the next steps to shine professionally with circular economy present in your everyday work? Get ready to work in a global and innovative textile service business, with a turnover of 400 million. With a 170-year-long history (not retiring anytime soon!) of caring for our people and customers, we are ready to expand our Lindström family. Currently we, a Finnish family-owned company, have over 4300 inspiring people in 24 countries around Europe and Asia. Now is your chance to become part of the journey of helping our customers to grow more in a sustainable way. Take a leap with us as our new:
VICE PRESIDENT, IT
In this key role, you will be in the core of Lindström’s digital transformation. You will lead the IT operations and strategic development of IT in Lindström Group. This will include our IT infrastructure, business applications and end-user services, IT service operations, development of master data platforms as well as vendor and risk management. You will also be responsible for building and running IOT device based digital services for our customers.
You will lead complex and business-critical projects in a matrix organization and make sure that IT is always on track. You will be in charge of the IT budget and lead an organization of 30+ professionals. Together with your teams, partners and our global business functions you will deploy agile practices that will allow a fast-flowing pipeline of ideas, opportunities and improvements into the business. You will be located at our head office in Kalasatama, Helsinki.
To be successful in this role you need to have a proven international experience in a similar role together with MSc degree from a relevant field. You have a strong business-focus and experience in IT strategic planning and development as well as digital product development. You are familiar with systems design and development from business requirements analysis all the way to implementation and day-to-day management. As a people leader, you are empowering, encouraging and decisive. You have outstanding communication and networking skills that will help you succeed. Your English is fluent.
Come join our team to make a difference!
Send your application with salary request via our on-line application system no later than January 19th, 2020. For more information, please contact Theo Slegt, SVP Operations, +358 40 751 2295, available on January 10th at 11-12 and January 15th at 11-12.