Solution Manager, Finance

Wärtsilä global IM (Information Management) integrates Processes, Systems and Information, supporting Wärtsilä’s businesses in developing the operations and innovating new business opportunities by utilising technology and information. Wärtsilä partners with world leading IT vendors and has a competent international IM organisation. For development minded persons, Wärtsilä offers an opportunity to shape the future of its IM environment.

The Business Productivity Services unit is responsible for defining and delivering IT services in various domains like finance and logistics to mention a few. The teams manage solutions and applications’ lifecycle management through defined IT services.
Application deadline 2016-12-09
Position description We are looking for a Solution Manager for finance IT services area with a technical mind set and enthusiasm towards deep system understanding. The Solution Manager is responsible for managing and developing the solutions together with the IT Service Managers, architects and business process developers. The responsibilities will also include designing and managing the related service offerings and working in cooperation with other IM instances. In addition the role involves assisting the Solution Architects in defining the roadmaps and future enhancements.
Responsibilities - Manage and be responsible for development, administration and delivery of the defined service offerings and the related applications
- Keep the application roadmap up-to-date together with the Solution Architect
- Propose and execute service improvements
- Provide advanced support for daily operations where needed
- Manage the documentation and stakeholder communication related to the own functional area
- Communicate status and results for own responsibility area
Requirements - Desire to get involved with the latest technologies with the urge to understand the Finance IT services solutions and the related software.
- Basic knowledge of Procurement and sourcing including Accounts payable processes in SAP and willingness to learn more
- Understanding of different interface technologies
- Ability to use simple coding techniques
- General understanding of finance business processes
- Experience in application management, configuration management or related position
- Knowledge of ITIL based processes is an advantage
- Excellent communication, collaboration and influencing skills
- Very good documentation and presentation skills
- Proactive, development-minded, independent and goal-focused attitude to work
- Fluent written and spoken English

Possible LOCATION for this position is Helsinki or Vaasa.
Contact person to give further information Jaana Holsti, Manager, IM Finance and Reporting at +358 50 5975478 or ( 09:00-11:00 and 08.12. at 13:00-15:00 EET)
Country Finland
Job area Information Management