Head of Global IT Portfolio

      Semperit AG Holding

      Wien - vor 2 Monaten

      Semperit is a global player in the rubber and plastics industry. Our product range stretches from gloves (SEMPERMED), through hoses (SEMPERFLEX) and conveyor belts (SEMPERTRANS), to special technically moulded products (SEMPERFORM). We have secured leading positions worldwide in all business areas. Our proactive focus on our core activities, continuing internationalisation and consistent cost management are key factors in our successful growth strategy.

      At our Wien (AT) location, we are currently recruiting:

      Head of Global IT Portfolio

      Responsible for building and managing the project management office/function for IT as well as managing the demand process.

      Key Responsibilities:

      • Project Management Standards:
        Defines and develops enterprise wide IT project management practices, governance standards, processes and metrics.
        Ensures projects are defined, tracked and communicated in a consistent and effective manner. Incorporates effective change and risk management controls.
      • Portfolio Management:
        Partners with IT and business leadership and other key stakeholders to define opportunities, to identify and prioritize projects based on predefined criteria
        Ensures integration of projects and adjusts project scope, timing, and budgets as needed, based on the needs of the business.
        Responsible for ensuring all projects within IT portfolios are delivered on time, within budget and to an agreed quality level.
        Partners with senior leadership of the business community to identify and prioritize opportunities for utilizing IT to achieve the goals of the enterprise.
        Defines and improves the existing demand management process.
      • Operational Project Management:
        Responsible for managing and tracking one or more highly complex or group-wide IT projects.
        Develops the project strategy, supporting business case and various high-level project plans including all participating functions and segments
        Communicates with IT leadership, business leadership and project teams to communicate project strategy, status, direction and changes.


      • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, or other related field. Or equivalent work experience.
      • Project Management certification is preferred, excellent project management skills, with track record
      • 10 to 15 years of IT and business/industry work experience, at least 3 years of leadership experience (matrix management) and 5 years managing projects and/or project portfolios
      • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
      • Excellent management and team-building skills
      • Language: English and German at business level

      We offer an interesting challenge and attractive employment conditions in an international organisation with production sites in Europe (Austria, Germany, Italy, France, Hungary, Czech Republic and Poland), the USA, and Asia (Thailand, China, India, Malaysia), as well as further sales companies around the world. Good opportunities for further development and comprehensive training are guaranteed.

      Location: 1031 Wien, Modecenterstraße 22

      Gross monthly salary: from EUR 3000 (in accordance with the collective labour agreement); higher rates dependent on professional qualifications and experience

      If you are interested, we request you to apply online.