Our client is a prominent European company with a strong track record of innovation and sustainability in automotive industry. With a rich history and a commitment to excellence, our client has made significant contributions to various sectors across Europe. Recognized for their dedication to quality and forward-thinking approach, our client has earned a reputation as a leader in their industry.
The company is looking for a talented individual who can lead their IT department and drive technological advancements within the organization. If you have a passion for innovation and possess the necessary leadership skills, this is an exciting opportunity to contribute to our client’s ongoing success.
- Develop and implement the organization’s IT strategy in alignment with a Group strategic goals and architectural guidelines
- Manage the IT budget, both CAPEX and OPEX
- Oversee the selection, adaptation, implementation, and maintenance of technological solutions
- Manage relationships with internal clients and key technology partners within the organization
- Manage the IT projects portfolio
- Supervise the cybersecurity area
- Identify and capitalize on opportunities to leverage technological solutions, actively exploring and proposing innovative approaches and new applications
- Collaborate closely with the Group to facilitate the smooth rollout and implementation of group-wide solutions
- Effectively manage the technology team, overseeing their activities and ensuring alignment with organizational goals. This includes setting goals, enforcing standards, and developing and implementing comprehensive development plans
- Foster the professional growth and motivation of individual team members, actively supporting their performance management and providing guidance and mentorship
- Define clear professional roles within the technology team, actively recruit and train resources to enhance team capabilities, and establish succession plans for key positions
- Minimum 5 years of experience in a managerial role within the IT/technology field, preferably in a technologically advanced manufacturing/engineering company
- Experience working with integrated systems, preferably SAP/SAP Hana
- Strong understanding of cybersecurity
- Experience in managing an IT team
- Experience in managing relationships within an international organization
- Fluent in English
- Strategic and leadership skills
- Independence and accountability
Our client offers:
- a competitive salary package that reflects the industry standards
- a challenging and Impactful Role. As our client continues to develop cutting-edge products that change the way we live and make the world a better place, the IT Director will play a critical role in shaping and implementing the organization’s IT strategy. By leading the IT department and driving technological advancements, the IT Director will make a significant impact on the company’s overall success and contribute to the mission of improving people’s lives through innovative solutions
- collaborative work environment: Our client fosters a collaborative and inclusive work environment, promoting teamwork, knowledge sharing, and open communication across departments.
- international exposure: As part of a global organization, the IT Director will have the opportunity to collaborate with international teams, gaining exposure to diverse perspectives and experiences.