Business Analyst / Applications Manager for Commercials
|Would you like to further develop your Application Management skills within the Commercial and Collaboration business areas? Then here is a career-building challenge where you will have the opportunity to apply your skills into tangible business solutions as well as work with stakeholders throughout our organization.|
|The Application Management team is currently preparing for the next maturity steps. This brings a unique opportunity for a skilled professional with good knowledge about end-to-end application deliveries and strong competencies within commercial and collaboration skills. We currently use Microsoft CRM, Sharepoint and a BI solution. We offer a dynamic work environment, focused career development, great team and plenty of opportunities to demonstrate your expertise in a growing and challenging enterprise environment.|
You will report to the Team Lead in Application Management in Maersk Drilling and have daily collaboration with your colleagues both in the IT and in the Commercial department. As part of the Application Management team, you will play an important strategic role in transforming the application portfolio for our Commercial department to better fit the business structure and ensure agility to support growth and process changes in our business.
Your initial main focus will be to understand our business, apply your business process and technology knowledge - and bridge them in a way that ensures the best possible support and implementation of our business strategy.
Your ongoing responsibility will be to advice business process owners within the Commercial department on how to utilize IT tools to facilitate and further develop the business processes.
|You drive and conduct the dialog with the business process owners within the Commercial department and ensure that the business requirements are captured, documented and reflected in the applications. You advice our business process owners and other stakeholders on how the applications can maximize the outcome of the business processes and you ensure that the application development investments are assessed in regards to the expected benefits and in compliance with our change management process.|
You are responsible for the whole Life Cycle Management – including design and test - of the applications and you do the expectation alignment securing that all the stakeholders share the same understanding of what their roles are in regards to applications maintenance and development.
From a consulting delivery perspective, your focus will be to lead the architecture, development and deployment of mission critical enterprise collaboration solutions that may also require integration with other Microsoft or non-MS technologies.
You will act comfortably in the field between the business area of the Commercial department and IT where your high degree of integrity makes it natural for you to challenge relevant stakeholders – always keeping in mind that everything we do must add value to our business.
In collaboration with your colleagues in the rest of the IT department you proactively contribute to improving our work processes and ensure continuous focus on doing things better.
Also, you participate in managing Major Incidents and coordinating the deliveries of the support teams.
|Who we are looking for|
|You have a strong business process and application management background within sales and collaboration. An academic education combined with 5-10 years of experience within the IT consulting industry or an internal IT department in a global company. You may also have a background in a Commercials organization combined with a deep knowledge of IT. Your proven track record reflects your in-depth knowledge of business strategies - incl. business process improvement - and IT technology and more importantly how the latest one can benefit the first one. Moreover, it is an advantage if you have experience with IT governance frameworks like ITIL and you are certified in project management e.g. PRINCE2.|
• Academic degree, e.g. Master of Business Administration, E-business, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or related field
• 5+ years of SharePoint, CRM and/or BI application development and infrastructure experience.
• 3+ years of technical lead or management experience
• You will have excellent communication skills with hands-on experience working on component based applications in a distributed environment
• Demonstrated ability to lead consultants in various project work streams
• Demonstrated project experience with regard to estimates, planning and deliverables
• Proven ability to understand a customer's needs
• Developed technical requirements based on business imperatives
On the personal level, you are a convincing communicator with an open-minded and committed approach and have a well developed sense of empathy. You are great at establishing and keeping strong long term relations at all levels of the business and with your colleagues in the IT department.
Last but not least, you have proficiency in English.
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|maersk.com||A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated transport and logistics company with multiple brands and is a global leader in container shipping and ports. Including a stand-alone Energy division, the company employs roughly 88,000 employees across operations in 130 countries.|