Job Location : Luxembourg
Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®.
As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world.
The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of.
Join us, and you could be one of them.
About the Role :
For our Group Headquarters in Luxembourg , we are looking for an Enterprise Architect for our Information Technology department.
The incumbent will have to lead and coordinate all aspects of the IT Enterprise Architecture program including information architecture, application / technical architecture while supporting the security architecture framework according to guidelines developed by the Group'
s IT Security Department.
Main Responsibilities :
Main Tasks : IT STRATEGY
Supports and guides technology investment decisions by understanding the business model and the correlations with IT streamlines and development;
Supports business models' design foreseeing new ones and emerging technologies' needs;
Supports Digital Innovation Department in defining IT strategic and evaluating long term impact;
Enables future-state business capabilities with a focus on technology disruption, speed, agility, and flexibility that enables and drives new business models.
Supports IT department in identifying trends and opportunities related to digital business having potentially impact enterprises'
architecture and metrics;
Leads market trends' analysis and the technology industry to determine potential impacts on the enterprise's architecture.
GAP & RISK ANALYSIS
Leads analysis of the IT environment in order to recommend solutions for improvement;
Presents a gap analysis and / or IT investment roadmap that reflects the status of the existing IT estate and future-state business capabilities;
Verifies innovative and existing technologies adoption according to the business model evaluating their potential and risk;
Supports develope diagnostic and actionable deliverables for helping business in decision making and strategy execution.
ENTERPRISE ARCHITECT MANAGEMENT
Leads the creation and evolution of the Enterprise Architecture framework;
Promotes the adoption of the Enterprise Architecture framework and related programs;
Interacts with IT Management in order to ensure consistency of the Enterprise Architecture, as well as to identify possible Enterprise Architecture enhancement;
Oversees the documentation of all architecture design and analysis;
Oversees Enterprise Architecture implementation, continuous improvement and ongoing refinement activities.
Who we are looking for :
Master Degree in Computer Engineering and / or Information Technology;
At least 15 years of work experience in Managerial IT roles within multinational ideally FMCG companies;
Deep knowledge of ERP Architecture;
Strategic thinking and planning;
Operational execution excellence;
Strong negotiation skills;
Team and collaboration orientation;
Effective written / verbal communication skills
Enthusiasm and commitment to excellence with a result-oriented approach;
Ethical and strong personal values;
Availability to travel 20-30% of the time.
IT Skills :
Excellent Proficiency in MS Office.
Language Skills :
Fluency in English;
Knowledge in Italian and French will be considered a plus.
How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero :
Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.