We are Covestro. We are curious. We are courageous. We are colorful.
We redefine chemical material solutions with game-changing products. Let us empower you to push boundaries. Join us and our 16,000 colleagues now and together we will MAKE the world a brighter place.

Country IT Manager

What we offer

We are Covestro. We are curious. We are courageous. We are colorful.
We redefine chemical material solutions with game-changing products. Let us empower you to push boundaries. Join us and our 16,000 colleagues now and together we will MAKE the world a brighter place.

Major Tasks & Job Responsibilities:
• Maximize value contribution of IT, strengthen the business focus of IT.
• Develop and execute IT within the country in line with the overall Group IT strategy and regulations.
• Manage projects and service portfolio that apply to the country.
• Deliver demand driven services and products, ensure cost competitiveness based on Covestro established KPIs, Service Level Agreement (SLA) fulfillment and customer satisfaction. Implement IT standards and structures, receiving strategic direction and providing country input ensuring awareness of country needs.
• Manage country specific IT-budget and cost reporting whilst adhering to Covestro IT directives.
• Ensure compliance (quality management, IT security, license management, contracts, financials, ICS etc.) of all IT related processes in the country.
• Ensure appropriate information risk and security management for the country and communicate to the country board all IT global initiatives, projects, results and strategies.
• Participate in and support global initiatives and projects as nominated / applicable; ensure active input from a country perspective.
• Volunteer ideas and foster innovation within IT. Identify potential for streamlining IT solution portfolio.
• Manage personnel aligned with Head of IT Country Coordination and in line with the Covestro C³ values.
• Assess needs of the IT organization within the country, ensuring that the Head of IT Country Coordination is aware of specific requirements.
• Ensure that synergies with other initiatives of the business within the country are captured and leveraged.
• Manage external IT providers for services and own related contracts (SLAs).
• Maintain relationships in external professional communities.

What you offer

• University degree in computational science or comparable certification
• Several years of experience as project leader (m/f) in international IT projects as well as in staff management and development
• Broad-based knowledge of all facets of information systems (management, technology, operation, support, infrastructure, applications, administration)
• Skills for multi project management of complex international projects
• Ability to understand business needs and to interface between customer and technical disciplines
• Strong customer focus coupled with an entrepreneurial attitude to deliver cost-effective and value-added service
• Good analytical skills as well as able to work independently and under pressure
• Exemplary interpersonal and communication skills to interact with cultural diversity of internal and external counterparts
• Fluent in English, both written and spoken

WHAT WE OFFER

We want our employees to feel at home at Covestro. We provide them with financial security and enable them to enjoy a healthy work-life balance. In addition to this, we are offering a wide range of employee benefits – and we are determined to keep improving them.

Location

Bratislava

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

The offered salary for this position is 2500€ gross. This salary is the minimum possible offer and may be higher depending on the scope and seniority of employee requirements.

Contact us

Covestro welcomes applications from all individuals, regardless of racial or ethnic origin, skin color, nationality, religion, philosophy, gender, age, disability, appearance or sexual identity. We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and avoiding discrimination.
ID: 3714436   Dátum zverejnenia: 11.7.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   The offered salary for this position is 2500€ gross. This salary is the minimum possible offer and may be higher depending on the scope and seniority of employee requirements.