Business Relationship Manager in Stamford, CT

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Food & Beverages   •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 7 weeks ago

Job Description

Information Technology at Nestl� is a multicultural and diverse team of IT professionals driving the biggest IT operations landscape and digital transformation of the CPG, or Fast-Moving Consumer Goods industry. We enable Nestl� to engage with millions of consumers using a product-driven approach with leading technologies and solutions. Innovating through machine learning, advanced analytics and automation, we are driving industry 4.0 opportunities in areas like supply chain and manufacturing. To join our team, we're looking for people who are curious, courageous, innovative, collaborative and passionate about solving complex problems using new technologies. Together, we make IT possible.

What can you expect as a Business Relation Manager (BRM)- ReadyRefresh? You'll partner with the Regional Head of Product and Product Group Managers for Information Technology at Nestl� to build and sustain "one IT organization" delivering IS/IT services to enable the growth and technology evolution for our ReadyRefresh business. ReadyRefresh by Nestl� is one of the most visible parts of the Nestl� Waters business, delivering healthy hydration to customers where they need it most. You will be an essential and valuable element of our success as the technology lead for the business. This will balance IT at Nestl� and Nestl� Waters North America's business needs, while delivering on the promise of a transformed IT organization-speed, flexibility, and business case. You'll be accountable to deliver IT services to the ReadyRefresh organization that are aligned with business priorities

Primary Responsibilities

  • Act as a trusted advisor to Nestl� Waters North America overseeing relationships between the business and IS/IT organization during the whole life cycle of the products and along the business own life cycles
  • Co-develop the next generation technology strategy for ReadyRefresh by Nestl�, working with functional business partners to deliver innovation and speed to the market
  • Provide awareness, direction, and guidance to business stakeholders to receive the best value and innovation stimulates, surfaces, and shapes business demand for IT assets and capabilities
  • Ensure that Solution Managers understand the business strategy and context definition of new products required and implementation to support business needs or for decision of product retirement
  • Link specific business initiatives, projects, or programs and IT in order to identify, forecast and deliver value while leveraging the integrated products and services catalogue
  • Understand demands based on product qualification check lists or find opportunities based on product portfolio knowledge mapped to business capabilities

Job Qualificatioin

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related area discipline
  • 8+ years Information Technology experience with supporting various functions or with progressive growth
  • 5+ years of management or people leadership experience
  • Experience working with globally dispersed teams
  • Experience managing high level stakeholders in an Agile environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree
  • Certifications Preferred:
  • Advanced Information Technology Infrastructure Library certification (ITIL)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • Information Technology Software Management (ITSM)
  • Six Sigma

To our veterans and separated service members-you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestl� . The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. We hope you'll consider sharing in our mission-you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestl� home.

The Nestl� Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and look for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.

The Nestle companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran