In order to meet todays and future demands, Securitas group is currently changing their IT/IS organization in line with Vision 2020. The strategy and the organization are currently being shaped and it will take the company beyond 2020. Securitas Division Europe is now searching for a Cluster IT/IS Director North. The position will be part of the new European IT/IS Team with five Cluster Lead Directors that together will transform and lead 29 countries. The Cluster Lead Directors will report to The European Division CIO with a dotted line to Global IT Management. The positon will be based in Stockholm or in Malmö.
The Cluster IT/IS Director North will have approximately 70 employees in his/her organization and six direct reporting IT Managers. He/she understands the importance of creating excellent relations at all levels. The role is clearly extrovert and combines the technical and business-oriented approach that the future will require for Securitas to continuously keep their leading position in the market. The transformation journey will require various input for the different countries. The Cluster IT/IS Director North works with high impact and creates guidelines and processes in order to assist the Country Managers on their organizational transformation journey.
The right candidate has several years of management experience from a senior manager/director position within IT/IS in combination with business understanding and international experience. We are looking for a Director who is familiar with leading IT/IS change transformation and working with setting guidelines, working with strategic planning and implementing new ways of working in a large company. Experience of leading international remote/virtual teams and coaching managers and other stakeholders will also be useful.
The Cluster IT/IS Director North is motivated in creating a buy-in approach from reporting managers and country management. He/she understands the importance of working in the interface towards both innovative technology and at the same time having the connection to Securitas daily and future business from a customer’s perspective.
We believe that the right candidate has a relevant university education in combination with documented technical understanding (IT and IS) combined with business acumen and fluency in English. Project-management and change-management skills are highly appreciated.
Digitalization and continuously improved use of technology will lead to better security solutions for Securitas customers. This new position is a central part of a newly created European team with the mission to transform and to prepare the business for tomorrows demands. Securitas offers an interesting international and strategic position with the opportunity to be a key person in a transformation journey and to have true impact on the business.
For further information, you are welcome to contact our consultant Anne Barbosa at People Impact +46 40 35 48 88.
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Securitas employs 335 000 people and is a knowledge leader with a strong global position with operations in 53 countries. Securitas organize their operations in a flat, decentralized structure with the business segments: Security Services North America, Security Services Europe and Security Services Ibero-America. Operations in Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Australia are organized in the division AMEA. In 2017, total sales amounted to MSEK 92,197 and operating income to MSEK 4,767. The Securitas share has been listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, now NASDAQ OMX Stockholm, since 1991.