At IWG plc (Permanent), in Porto, Portugal
Expires at : 2023-07-31
Remote policy : Full remote
We’re changing the world of work. We believe that business success is underpinned by the
effectiveness of its people. So we made it our mission to help millions of people have a great day atwork every day. With locations in practically every country, city, town and transport hub, and options ranging from an hour’s coworking to multi-year office space leases, we enable people and businesses to work where, when and how they want.
The engineering team in IWG is comprised by several practices (Business Analysis, Solution & Data Architecture, DevOps, Security as well as Product Development).
The Development practice, in particular, is responsible for the roadmap for a product as well as its planning, developing, operating, maintaining and end-to-end costing.
We require an experienced Head of Development that blends a strong software development
background with product delivery to further develop our Product Development practice.
This critical role is responsible for defining and delivering the end-to-end technology solution for our Global Finance function.
Over the next two years you’ll lead the solution design of MS Dynamics for Finance and assume responsibility for the system roll out to more than 120 countries.
While a degree of technical expertise and knowledge of Dynamics F&O / AX will be advantageous, the key requirement is for someone with exceptional delivery-management skills, who is also able to engage and influence at all levels of the business including our new CFO.
You’ll be required to demonstrate agility and creativity in your problem-solving, enabling a core business function at the heart of a growing global business.
Role and responsibilities
industry state of the art solutions, including any necessary consolidations, decommissioning
finance applications within IWG.
other systems / teams.
and metrics across Finance Systems
WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO SUCCEED :
This role ideally suits someone with strong experience in delivering technology solutions for Finance, and who boasts a robust understanding of the expectations and motivations of Finance stakeholders.
Previous exposure to global systems deployments would be beneficial though not as essential as the ability to translate business requirements into a clear and well-defined roadmap that truly captures the long-term needs of the business.
You’ll also need to be highly skilled in working with vendors and system integrators, getting the best from them in an environment where things can change very quickly.
Extensive experience working in development and integration of large-scale solutions
involving multiple technologies, functions, and interfaces across in-house and vendorsupplied systems (essential)
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ability to think innovatively to solve problems