Director IS, Business Partner
Date: Mar 8, 2014
Location: Saint-Bruno, CA
Director IS, Business Partner
REQUISITION NUMBER: T-BTNA-IST-CASBa0920
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Based in Saint Hubert, Quebec, you will be responsible for the regional interface between IS and the business. In order to have a better alignment between IS and the business Bombardier Transportation has decided to establish 3 IS Business Partnering Managers, each with responsibility for a certain region of the business. The role to fill by this search is that one for Americas and Systems.
The IS Business Partnering organisation will manage the relationship with Bombardier Transportation regions, global business and business units and ensures their alignment with IS strategy standards. The role will manage a small team of 2 Direct Reports, and general management of an indirect team of local resources in St Hubert offices.
In your role you will:
· Be responsible of the client relationship with BT Business
o Manage and develop client business relationship with BT management at Regional Leadership Team level
o Promote actively IS standard solutions in the Business
o Develop and report regularly on IS budget to BT Regions
o Play a communication role with Divisions management in case of major IS outage or business escalation
o Ensure that proper business representatives are engaged into project activities (supported by business leaders);
· Manage the business demand
o Overall accountable for the Regional consumption based and project demand in alignment with IS standards
o Collects & qualifies business requirements to be passed to IS Business Solutions & Services& IS Infrastructure
o Participate in bid process for new business. Understand IS needs and provide IS cost for the bid.
o Owns governance to ensure BT business (regional structures are acting on their consumption according to volume budget assumptions (contributes to business leaders)
o Vetos all IS purchases outside defined standards (supported by Procurement)
o Definition & realization of business case for IS business change initiatives (with support of IS Business Solutions & Services /contributes to business leaders);
· Be involved in the Strategic alignment of BT Business & IS
o Understand business strategy & it’s impact on IS
o Understand IS strategy & it’s impact on Regions
o Connect and integrate Business & IS strategy to ensure standardization & value are achieved;
· Be in charge of the project Delivery to the Business
o Active business engagement in project delivery and steering committee
o Optimisation of the use of solutions (contributes to BSS)
o Local IT Delivery through dotted line to Service Delivery Management (IS Operations);
· Change Management especially for for OneBT IS Strategy
o Define change strategies & stakeholder management towards strategic initiatives
o Ensure that end user adoption is achieved (contributes to IS Business Solutions & Services & IS Infrastructure and supported by business leaders)
o Manages local changes
As our ideal candidate:
· You hold an University degree in Management, Computer Science, Engineering or related;
· You possess 8 to10 years of experience in a similar position;
· You have a working experience in IS Applications, Infrastructure, Business Relationship Management or in the Business Knowledge of Change Management
· You possess strong skills in regards with: impact and influence, organisational awareness, teamwork and cooperation, strategic outlook and alignment;
· Your English and French communication skills are excellent.
Additional information: The incumbent of this position must be able to travel domestic or international;
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Join us at careers.bombardier.com
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Job: Information Systems and Information Technologies
Primary Location: CA-QC-St-Bruno
Employee Status: Regular
Job Posting: 07.03.2014, 1:52:59 PM
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