(Senior) IT Manager - Transformation Project (m/f/d)
02. Open
IT; IT-Jobs: IT-Transformation & Business Development
ALDI International Services SE & Co. oHG, Mintarder Straße 36-40, 45481 Mülheim an der Ruhr
Mintarder Straße 36-40
Mülheim an der Ruhr
Germany (DE)
permanent contract
Helen Terhardt
IT Manager
Nordrhein-Westfalen (DE-NW)
22.03.2024 10:50

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With more than 7,000 stores in 11 different countries, ALDI SOUTH is one of the world’s largest food retailers. It is our mission to supply our customers with high-quality food at the best possible prices. We have a clear focus, following a unique concept of simplicity, responsibility and reliability. ALDI SOUTH IT ensures that everything runs smoothly, from the IT infrastructure to the software used: both at national and international level. Within the scope of transnational projects, our teams develop IT solutions for worldwide use at ALDI SOUTH.

Your Job

What this role looks like.

  • Managing an international project with the goal of introducing a new software solution in several ALDI SOUTH countries as part of our global transformation, taking country-specific framework conditions into account 
  • Introducing and ensuring acceptance of the global template in the countries under your responsibility 
  • Planning and managing the country-specific project phases (preparation, fit/gap, build, SIT, UAT, cutover and hypercare) 
  • Supporting IT-relevant coordination between the central team and the local teams in the countries as well as between relevant stakeholders across divisions
  • Coordinating internal and external project stakeholders in a strategic, autonomous and independent manner
  • Managing and monitoring the external system integrator’s compliance with contractual obligations 
  • Proactively solving problems, considering different perspectives and conducting detailed analyses as required
  • Defining and reporting on KPIs regarding project progress, quality and budget compliance as well as initiating and following-up on improvement measures 
  • Preparing presentations and decision papers for senior management

Your Profile

What you bring with you.

  • A successfully completed degree with a focus on information technology or business administration 
  • Several years of professional experience in managing international (SAP) transformation and deployment projects in a commercial environment
  • Experience in the hierarchical management and further development of international employees or similar experience in the lateral management of interdisciplinary teams
  • Positive mindset, analytical and structured way of thinking and working, as well as a keen interest in shaping and accompanying change  
  • Excellent communication skills when dealing with international stakeholders and fluency in English and German
  • Willingness to travel internationally (Europe)

Your Benefits

How we value your work.

  • Partial mobile working within Germany incl. equipment and flexible working hours
  • State-of-the-art technologies
  • Future-oriented training and development
  • Modular onboarding and buddy
  • Health activities
Travel:  partial mobile working within Germany