Mærsk Technology is on a transformational journey towards becoming ‘the trusted partner’ to the business. Being the Head of Damco Freight Forwarding IT you will have a unique opportunity to directly support and influence this journey towards one of our brands.
If you are passionate about how IT can change the way we do business and are fulfilled by engaging with stakeholders to move things towards the end goal – keep reading.
You will be the trusted business partner for the Damco Freight Forwarding Leadership team and support their digital journey. Your responsibility will be for building and maintaining relationships with stakeholders and demonstrate the full value of IT capabilities. You will also be building up and leading a small team of Product Managers and Product Analysts reporting directly to you.
To be a successful leader at Maersk, you have to be passionate about building and sustaining our business, as well as inspiring and developing our people. This is your primary responsibility.
Further, in this role you will:
• Ensure successful delivery in a matrix IT organization
• Define the Damco Freight Forwarding project and product portfolio and roadmap based on business strategy and change agenda
• Be accountable for delivery on project and product portfolio and maintain a flexible change and delivery model
• Be accountable for stable and effective IT services
• Provide financial visibility of IT spend
• Own the creation of the IT change agenda for Damco Freight Forwarding.
We would like to hear from you if you can demonstrate the following:
• Natural curiosity for gaining business acumen in Transport & Logistics
• Have lead large scale business and IT transformations
• Large scale IT operations, IT Change Delivery or Portfolio Management experience
• Previous experience in managing and maintaining relationships with C “levels”
• You have proven yourself as a strong leader, especially through change
• Excellent stakeholder management skills
• Experience from international environments and large multi-national companies
•You are a great communicator and an acknowledged team player with a high degree of personal integrity. You can lift the bar and energize people around you, while maintaining a strong personal drive and the ability to get things done
As a performance-oriented company, we strive to always recruit the best person for the job – regardless of gender, age, nationality, sexual orientation or religious beliefs. We are proud of our diversity and see it as a genuine source of strength for building high-performing teams.
What we offer:
• An exciting and attractive career in an ambitious environment with the possibility of continuous professional and personal development.
• Joining Maersk Technology will embark you on a great journey with career development in a global organization. As Head of Damco Freight Forwarding IT you will gain broad business knowledge of the company’s activities globally, as well as understand how technology supports the transport and logistics business.
• Damco Freight Forwarding is a separate business unit in Mærsk and this gives you a fantastic opportunity to build a network in the wider Technology organization as well as being very close to the business in one of the smaller brands of Mærsk.
• You will be exposed to a wide and challenging range of business issues through regular engagement with key stakeholders across all management levels within Maersk.
• You will work and communicate across geographical and cultural borders that will enable you to build a strong professional network. We believe people thrive when they are in charge of their career paths and professional growth. We will provide you with opportunities to broaden your knowledge and strengthen your technical and professional foundation.