Volvo Group Director Solution Center IM BI Analytics in Göteborg, Sweden

Would you like to join one of the most recognized IT organization in the industry and have the opportunity to build up and drive something new? Are you also an inspiring leader with a big heart for information management/analytics and the use for it?

If yes, than you can be our new Director for the Information Management/Business Intelligence/Analytics area!

What we have to offer

You get an opportunity to work together with highly skilled colleagues in an exciting, global environment which provides opportunities to develop both professionally and personally. You will be a key player in continuing to improve and develop the advanced analytics area and BA Solutions Unit. You will work in close collaboration with various stakeholders inside and well as outside Group IT, delivering cutting edge value in line with the Volvo Group Strategy.

We are now looking for a Director Solution Center IM/BI/Analytics – role mission

As Director Solution Center IM/BI/Analytics you will be accountable for all the deliveries within the scope of the Solution Center and for its performance and development, being the Center of Excellence in the IM/BI/Analytics area. You will drive the organization through line management, be fully responsible for runtime deliveries and project deliveries according to Process & IT demands. You operate in a global context, having a number of interfaces to various other units in Group IT and Process & IT-stakeholders within the Volvo Group.

As Director, you have responsibility for its performance and development. You operate in a global context, having a number of interfaces to business as well as Process&IT stakeholders within the Volvo group.

You will report to the VP BA Solutions, in Volvo Group IT.

Key responsibilities

  • Full life-cycle responsibility for IM/BI/Analytics solutions and services in scope

  • Actively drive and develop future services needed to meet demand based on technology and business evolution

  • Develop the new advanced analytics function in Group IT, supporting the overall strategic IT prioritiy in the Volvo Group

  • Understand, estimate and deliver project and enhancement activities based on business requirements

  • Cooperate and interact with stakeholders in Group IT, P&IT functions and TD/BA/GF:s in Volvo Group

  • Manage and report runtime costs and service quality levels

  • Secure capacity and competence development to support the project, solution and service portfolio and roadmap

  • Participate in vendor/partner management together with our Purchasing organization

  • External sourcing of work packages when applicable and delivery follow-up

  • Be the driver of a direction and communicate a vision of how Volvo Group will benefit of IM, BI and Analytics solutions and services

Wanted profile

As a Director you need to have the ability to create an efficient and trustful day-to-day operation together with your management team with a pragmatic attitude. You have proven experience as a leader in senior positions and excel in demonstrating core values according to the Volvo Values.

You will need to actively cooperate with various stakeholders on senior management level and navigate with ease in a multi-cultural environment. It is important you have an visionary, innovative and creative mind-set in order to inspire and challenge your organisation and stakeholders. You also have a strong quality focus and a personal drive to reach the objectives and targets set for your solution center, understanding how these contribute to the Volvo Group vision and strategy.

Required competencies

  • A proven track record of experience and senior leadership in the IM/BI/Analytics domain

  • A broad understanding and passion of how data and analytics can create business value

  • Experience in solution and service development in the area based on needs and technical evolution

  • Genuine interest for developing and coaching people

  • Excellent communication & presentation skills

  • Complete proficiency in English

  • Relevant university degree

Travel required : Frequent

Application screening will start immediately, we look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible.

For further information please contact

Vice President BA Solutions, Otto Östermark, phone +46 31 322 66 86

HR Business Partner, Staffan Palmer, phone: +46 735 58 54 17

Union representatives for Swedish applicants

Akademikerna - Peter Månsson, +46 31 3220684

Unionen - Jonas Ljungdahl, +46 31 3224985

Ledarna - Roger Nordh, +46 31 3223088

Hiring manager:

Otto Östermark

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

Volvo Group IT manages the Group’s overall IT strategies and plans and has the end-to-end responsibility for all development, delivery, support of IT solution and services for the Volvo Group.

We are more than 6000 people based in 36 countries working in a completely global organization. We are a team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Group IT

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  • Flexible

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Occasional

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Information Technology

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran