Global Digital Program Manager

Job Title: Senior IT Project Lead (Digitalization)

Company: Leading Global Manufacturer

Location: Fully Remote

About Us: We are a pioneering global manufacturer at the forefront of innovation, committed to revolutionizing our industry through digitalization. With a focus on transforming paper-based systems into cutting-edge IT applications, we are seeking a Senior IT Project Lead to join our dynamic team. As we navigate through a purchase acquisition phase, your expertise will be instrumental in integrating various systems seamlessly, ensuring operational excellence across the organization.

Role Overview: As a Senior IT Project Lead, you will spearhead the digitalization efforts, managing complex projects and leading a team of IT specialists. Your primary responsibility will be to transition paper-based systems to efficient IT applications, streamlining processes and enhancing productivity. Leveraging your experience in project management, you will oversee the integration of diverse systems post-acquisition, ensuring a cohesive IT infrastructure across the organization.

Requirements

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the digitalization initiatives, transforming paper-based systems into IT applications.
  • Manage complex projects within the organization, ensuring timely delivery and adherence to quality standards.
  • Oversee the integration of various systems post-acquisition, collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless transitions.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to a team of IT specialists, fostering a culture of innovation and excellence.
  • Develop and implement strategies to optimize IT processes and enhance operational efficiency.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to identify requirements, prioritize tasks, and drive continuous improvement.
  • Utilize project management tools such as Jira and Confluence to streamline workflows and track progress effectively.

Benefits

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Proven experience in project management, with a focus on digitalization and IT system integration.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate and inspire cross-functional teams.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities, with a track record of effectively engaging stakeholders at all levels.
  • Proficiency in project management tools such as Jira and Confluence is highly advantageous.
  • Experience working in a remote or distributed team environment is preferred.
  • Relevant certifications such as PMP, ITIL, or Agile/Scrum are a plus.
  • Fluent English language is a requirement.