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Title:  IT Business Solutions Manager

Job ID:  71323
Country:  France
City:  Paris
Professional area:  Information Technology
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

Paris, 75, FR, 92513


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Global applicants welcome
Department: Information Technology
Location: Paris
Reporting to: Cluster IT Director France & Benelux
Role: Permanent



IT Business Solutions Manager


What this position is about - Purpose:

The IT Business Solutions Manager is responsible for formulating the right IT solution strategy for the Market or Cluster, in line with Market ASP and the IT Cluster Lead/Market IT Lead. He/She serves as solution architect responsible for driving the selection, design and delivery of IT solutions to support Market/Cluster’s growth and transformation objectives, actively engaging with business stakeholders to ensure clear understanding of business requirements, and alignment with strategic priorities. 

He/She leads the detailed project planning and execution of approved projects, in accordance with JTI’s Project Management Framework, and established IT standards, policies and procedures, J-Sox controls, and industry best practices. 

He/She is responsible for ensuring that 3rd-party solution providers and external project resources comply with JTI quality standards and fulfil agreed-upon project commitments and contractual obligations. He/She is expected to exercise fiscal discipline and transparency in the overall management of any project budget.

While ensuring adherence to JTI IT and Corporate governance standards, the incumbent leads and manages identified projects, and on occasions related teams, to ensure they are executed successfully while day-to-day operations continue in an effective and efficient manner. 


What you will do - Responsibilities:
•    Full responsibility for IT project management (preliminary analysis, scoping, design, organization, build, testing, cut over plan, post go live follow up)
•    Analyse the requirements connected to IT projects, constraints and propose the technical solutions, costs and schedule
•    Be accountable of deliveries of projects, organization and risks mitigation plan in order to achieve business objectives
•    Develop the solutions, make all the necessary documentation and present to all stakeholders involved
•    Define the testing plan and drive the acceptance operations to ensure the quality of the services
•    Prepare the cut over strategy and action plan to deploy solutions
•    Regular control and analysis of solutions after deployment in order to update or fix if needed


Who are we looking for - Requirements:
•    University Degree in Computer or Technical Science or strong IT background
•    5+ years of experience in the IT discipline with 2+ of those years in IT Management of Business Solutions/Application teams
•    Fluency in English and French both written and oral
•    Excellent PC skills (MS Office : Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access, MS Teams), knowledge of Visio, 
•    Expertise in SQL in Microsoft environment, PowerBI
•    Knowledge of waterfall and agile scrum methods, work also with DevOPS
•    Creative mind, innovative approach towards new solutions for work


What we offer:

•    Key role reporting directly to the IT Director 
•    Work in JTI France office in Paris

•    Regular cooperation with our head office in Geneva and other international stakeholders
•    Exciting challenges within a vast scope of responsibilities   


What are the next steps – recruitment process:


Does this sound like the perfect opportunity for you? Great! Please don´t hesitate to apply for the role with your resume and cover letter. 
We will make sure to respond to every candidate.



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