A dynamic, growing market, a supportive Top Employer and a diverse range of fulfilling roles await at ista, the global market player in energy data management. We offer a host of exciting and challenging opportunities to help you make the most of your talent and potential. Over 5,000 employees in 24 countries currently enjoy the passion for innovation and excellent benefits that characterize our organization. Would you like to become one of them? Apply now at our international Head Office in Essen as

Senior Consultant IT Strategy for ERP (m/f)

Your responsibilities

  • Define and implement the IT vision, strategy and tactics alongside our Global & Developing Markets team, country representatives and relevant vendors, while considering market´s and technology´s best practices and trends
  • Evaluate business requests that rely on IT components, figure out the right approach in line with our strategy or potentially adjusting our vision, refine them into functional, modular, deployable packages
  • Cultivate existing and create new strategic, reliable, innovative relationships with external vendors relevant for our IT strategy
  • Provide relevant budget inputs during forecasting and mid-term planning sessions, while contributing to Projects Portfolio and Release Management activities (eg. planning events, steering boards)

Your background

  • Degree in Computer Sciences, Business Administration or comparable vocational training
  • Experience in ERP application design, configuration, modular setup and creation of functional documentation, including upgrading ERP applications
  • Experience with large-scale ERP implementations in a regulated, compliance-driven enterprise environment
  • Expertise with cloud based ERP systems or modules
  • Understanding of Workflow Management Systems
  • Experience with data exchange interfaces between ERP systems and other business applications
  • Track record of delivering complex projects across multiple departments
  • Understanding of shared services and multi-organisation functionality
  • Self-motivated with can do attitude as well as the ability to multi-task and manage simultaneous initiatives
  • Excellent consulting and negotiation abilities
  • Keen interest in market & technology trends and innovations
  • Business fluency in English with excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Readiness to travel internationally

Our offer

  • You are joining a successful company in a trendsetting industry 
  • Agility and the ability to make quick decisions as well as an open communication display our corporate culture

Our team

  • Be inspired by the full energy of our team
  • Implement with us pathbreaking goals
  • Rely on teamwork and a cooperative environment  

We look forward to receiving your application online. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

ista International GmbH
Barbara Wiecher
Luxemburger Straße 1
45131 Essen
Tel. +49 (0)201 459-3104

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