Sandvik, Inc. Manager for Data Center Services in Sweden

Manager for Data Center Services

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31 May

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Sandvik IT Services is moving forward into the future with an aim of improving our agility in our markets and helping capture the right business opportunities. It is all about establishing a stronger entrepreneurial drive in our company, with leaders who have full, end-to-end responsibility and accountability for their results. Enterprise Services serves Sandvik globally with connectivity, compute, integration and application services.

We are currently creating a global operating environment through significant transformation by moving data to a cloud environment as well as harmonizing and standardizing processes. Working in a constantly changing environment calls for a team of open minded and business-driven people with good technical understanding. We are now looking for a Manager for Data Center Services – a position with great possibilities to influence and energize the development of the function.

This position is located in either Stockholm and Sandviken, and some international travel is a natural part of the job.

Job Summary

In this position, you are accountable for managing all aspects of the service and the service production, where you ensure delivery to users and manage an outsourced environment. You define content of the service and follow up service levels both internally and externally, and by creating and maintaining a service improvement plan, you also have full management responsibility for budget, delivery and quality. Establishing good relationships and collaboration with key stakeholders and business representatives, as well as contributing to the overall development of the Enterprise Services function within Sandvik IT Services are also part of your responsibilities.

Furthermore, you are accountable for managing in total 22 internal and external consultants performing Data Center service tasks. You are also chairing out IT Service Management board with our outsourcing provider and need to spend a significant part in operational and tactical supplier steering.

Your profile

We are looking for someone with a BSc in Business Administration, IT or other relevant field, as well as experience from working with global IT delivery and managing IT delivery to businesses. You also have documented, successful experience from a managerial position including managing suppliers, while familiarity with our business and Sandvik’s HR system and processes are advantageous. Working in an international setting, your communication skills in English must be great, both verbally and in writing, while skills in Swedish are beneficial.

We place great value on your personal qualities in this recruitment, and with strong customer relationship management skills, result orientation and knowledge of how to build effective, global teams you are well suited for this role. You are passionate about giving excellent service and capable of implementing changes to improve and develop our global operations; thus, the position also places major demands on your leadership skills. Being perceptive and understanding, you easily create a trusting environment for collaboration and for reaching the business goals. You also inspire and motivate your team members, creating both team spirit and enthusiasm.

We are a company with an open-minded culture, actively working to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

Anders Hernodh, recruiting manager, +46 (0)87 930 586

Union contacts - Sweden

Urban Höög, Unionen, +46 (0)26 261 713

Anna-Karin Wedin, Akademikerföreningen, +46 (0)26 262 780

Peter Olsson-Andrée, Ledarna, +46 (0)26 261 984

As we have an ongoing selection process for this position, we kindly ask you to send your application as soon as possible, but no later than May 31, 2018. Apply on, Job ID: 357447.

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, +46 (0)26 261 444.

Recruitment Specialist

Renée Nordström

Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We hold world-leading positions in selected areas – tools and tooling systems for metal cutting; equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries; products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating. In 2016, the Group had approximately 43,000 employees and sales of 82 billion SEK in more than 150 countries within continuing operations.

Deadline: 31 May

Job-ID: 357447