IT Performance Business Partner

Århus N, Midtjylland
18 Oct 2016
29 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have the skills and experience to develop and operate with performance and continued improvements within Global IT? Can you ensure that Global IT is in full control over performance, continuous challenge results and have a performance culture mindset?

We are looking for an IT Performance Business Partner with strong stakeholder management skills, a drive to contribute, not afraid to find a better way, natural curiosity, experience to summarize with facts and analysis and with IT operational experience from an enterprise or a project oriented environment.

Finance, Global IT, Strategy, Governance & Portfolios, IT Financial & Performance Management
Global IT is the business area responsible for all IT within Vestas Wind Systems A/S, and with reference to the Group CFO. Global IT covers everything from business engagement and requirements gathering to project implementations, infrastructure operations, Service Integration between vendors and end user support.

The IT Financials & Performance Management team belongs to the Strategy, Governance & Portfolios area, responsible for management and capability development of the Global IT organization and its processes and tools to support these processes.

The IT Performance Business Partner works in the space between the IT Services provided by the organization and our measureable results. The role is making sure that there is a clean link between the components we source that makes up a business IT service, the results we achieve and what the results mean to us and our internal business stakeholders.

The role plays an important part driving our Performance culture both through analysis and our dashboard which are to provide reporting and statistics in a simple way, which support and encourage continuous improvement behavior. Together with other IT Performance Business Partner colleagues you will oversee the following areas of responsibility:

  • Supporting the implementation and operation of our Dashboard in an automated way
  • Drive business attention and improvements through analysis / findings
  • Ensures that Global IT is in full control over Performance, understands the numbers and drives improvements towards our VESTAS customers, and our Suppliers
  • Support or drive definition work to improve early warning indicators
  • Work to remove overlapping definitions or areas of unclear responsibilities
  • Be driver or key contributor to internal and external benchmarking
  • Be key contributor to development of new IT funding model in Vestas including showback and chargeback
  • Leading, coaching, and guiding student workers in IT Financial and performance management department
  • Education and work experience (use internationally recognized terms for education)

We are looking for a candidate with a Master degree in IT/ Business (Cand.merc) or professional experience in Quality and Service assurance roles. Furthermore we expect that you have:
  • Experience with analysis and fact based conclusions
  • Experience with the Quality and Performance side of an IT organization from either larger IT provider company or IT department in a larger enterprise - and preferably in a highly sourced environment
  • Good understanding of how to work with SAP, Business Intelligence, and Project tools & methods
  • Excellent MS Excel skills
  • Good English skills both verbal and written

The successful candidate is:
  • Reliable, service minded and result oriented
  • Analytical, structured and methodological
  • Ability to act in a dynamic work environment
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Proactive & self-driven
  • Able to act in a cross cultural and global environment

What we offer
We offer you the opportunity to join Vestas Global IT in a very central role, with touch points to all part of the Global IT organisation and being part of implementing and running one of the most important processes in the organisation - ensuring that we are in control and has performance transparency across our services delivered to the business, the product owners, and vendors.

Additional information
The primary work location is Aarhus, Denmark.
No travel activity expected.
For more information please contact, Kim Nystrøm Mørch on 45 5215 7509

By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.
Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 60 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.
Every day, everyone at Vestas works to make Vestas the undisputed global wind leader and the world's energy mix more sustainable - join us, and be part of ensuring a sustainable future for our planet.