Contract type : Permanent contract
City : ECULLY
Tefal, T-Fal, Krups, Lagostina, Rowenta, Moulinex, SUPOR, WMF, Arno, Emsa, All-Clad These brands are part of the daily life of millions of consumers in more than 150 countries.
With 33,000 employees and over €6,1b sales annually, Groupe SEB is the leading worldwide manufacturer of small domestic appliances and cookware thanks to the strength of its brands, its drive for innovation, its international growth, and its vision for the future.
We are looking for a Business Relationship Manager Eurasia (Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Central Europe, South Central Europe, Turkey, India, Egypt, Dubai) to join the Groupe SEB's IT department based in Ecully (near Lyon).
You will be the key point of contact for our market companies for all IT issues.
You will therefore take the role of business partner, ensuring that the IT system provides efficient support for these entities in line with the company’s strategy.
To achieve this, your main responsibilities will be to develop the partnership with our market companies in Eurasia and manage the portfolio of IT projects :
Maintain a close link and good communications between business units and the IT department, inform and advise business units on the available services and training opportunities
Collect and structure requirements to contribute towards the portfolio of IT projects and define, alongside management, the priorities for these projects, based on ROI and risk analysis
Support our subsidiaries with the processing of their requests (applications or evolution of their infrastructure) within the IT department
Guarantee the right alignment between the strategy / priorities of market companies and IT investments
Lead IT committees with the monitored entities
Oversee local IT projects when required
Help with understanding the organization of the Group IT department
You have completed a higher education course (Engineering, Masters) in IT or a more general course with a strong interest in IT systems.
You have at least 5 years’ experience, either in the field of IT or as an IT systems user, and you have successful experience in managing IT projects or operational projects.
You have a solid understanding of the functions of software packages in the field (in particular SAP) and you are an expert in using office and collaboration software (Office 365 and others).
You have good listening skills, strong convictions and an ability to gain support and negotiate. You are an excellent communicator and your discipline and organization skills will also be key in this position.
You speak fluent English.
The role will involve regular business trips.