Lead Enterprise Architect (Commercial)
At Arla Foods, our natural passion for new technology plays a vital part in how we strive to grow our business and bring our consumers closer to nature. As the energy of our business, you combine a technical, engineering mindset with quality orientation and a desire to head our continuous commercial evolution.
We have created an ambitious 2020 Good Growth strategy for the future of global dairy within Arla Foods. With this strategy, the IT support for our commercial processes will be greatly strengthened. As Lead Enterprise Architect for the commercial domain, you will have a strong voice in sequencing and communicating the necessary steps to create a global architecture for commercial teams.
Drive Arla's global IT platforms for commercial teams
You are an architect at heart but also a very impactful communicator. This role is as much about making decisions among senior stakeholders as it is about making the actual design and decision. You will proactively identify and select platfroms suitable for Arla's global commercial strategy, focussing on initiatives towards the order-to-cash process, our customer engagement, analytics and insights, and product lifecycle management.
We are delivering outcomes using agile principles (SAFe framework) and you are accountable and a natural point of contact for release train architects and relase train engineers in the commercial value stream. You provide key advice to the architecture team during the delivery phase of each project with accountability for ensuring that the solutions link well across functiona areas. Aside from this, you will provide EA services such as inspiring management teams of future opportunities. You keep yourself updated on recent trends in the commercial area and have a proven understanding of EA services and frameworks. Look forward to an exciting position where you will get to know the ins and outs of Arla's IT landscape and business needs.
Lead Enterprise Architect with business sense and commercial skills
It is imperative that you have a strong business awareness and strong skills creating and communicating solutions for global commercial teams. Preferably, your experience derives from a global organisation in the FMCG industry (either a retailer or branded consumer business). You will have been actively engaged in an organisation moving ahead in eCommerce. SAP will have been a vital part of your administrative solutions in your past, especially SAP ECC and CRM/TPM. You are a skilled decision maker and a good listener who is capable of seeing matters from your colleagues' point of view and you fit well with a small team of 7 dedicated Enterprise Architects including one commercial specialist. You must have an excellent command of written and spoken English.
Application and contact
Please apply via the link below. For additional information, please call Head of Enterprise Architecture & IT Strategy, Søren Bækgaard Hansen at +45 8938 1497.