Head of SAP Applications to Royal Unibrew

Faxe Allé 1, Faxe, Danmark
Due date: 14/05/2021
  • Reference: 143819
  • Job type: RecruitmentProject

Head of SAP Applications to Royal Unibrew


Do you want to jump aboard an exciting journey towards digitalization and modernization of central IT-systems and -processes in a fast-growing international beverage company? Do you want to head SAP applications and -projects that cover the full value chain? And are you a skilled and empathetic people manager, who wants to lead and develop a team of experienced application specialists? If yes, we recommend you continue reading…


We call it a journey because Royal Unibrew is experiencing rapid growth and expansion, where IT is and becomes an integral part of all business areas and plans. From IT this requires, e.g., technology and architecture to drive innovation, stability and standardization, proactive business partnering and not least efficient and business-centred project management.


The role works out of Royal Unibrew’s Group HQ in Faxe and with the flexibility to work from home when suitable, covers SAP applications internationally across all sites and reports directly to the CIO and is part of Group IT’s management team. Expected travelling will, on average, be 2-3 days monthly.


Management, development and support of all key SAP applications 


As Head of SAP Applications, you are responsible for the application development, implementation and support in all SAP applications. You manage a team of ten highly skilled Application Consultants, where you make sure to continuously develop their skills and capabilities to meet the emerging needs of the business.


Besides managing your team and keeping an overview of and prioritizing the projects, you drive the superuser team together with experienced and engaged coordinators and are an active member of the IT management team. In addition, you are responsible for budget management, aligning plans and priorities directly with key stakeholders across the different markets, and occasionally, you act as a project manager in strategically important projects / international rollouts.


A true people person, with people management and SAP experience  


We believe that you hold a relevant bachelor or master degree that has equipped you with a strong abstraction level, analytical skills and business acumen. Your background may be from a combination of consultancy and industry experience from an international company, where the supply chain / logistics play an integral part. You have experience from people- and project management within SAP application development, implementation and support. Because of your experience from complex organizational and business set-ups, you are strong in stakeholder management and communication; skills, you consider key in building cross-organizational relations and consensus. You are fluent in English.


As a person, you have a strong focus on results and prefer to take one small step forward rather than waiting for the perfect solution. People management comes naturally to you, and you consider yourself to be an empathetic and caring leader, who can set boundaries and objectives, with respect to your team’s skills and motivation. As a leader, you are ambitious about what you and your team can achieve, and you know when to push and support others. You combine your experience and skills with a pragmatic approach, a great smile and a good sense of humour.


Why Royal Unibrew?


You are offered a great opportunity to take part in a journey, developing Group IT internally and towards the business, with a focus on introducing innovative technology solutions that support expansion and growth. You become part of an IT-organization that covers all processes from architecture, application development to service desk and operations, which means that you can have a full overview and influence the full IT-value chain.


For more information


To know more, please call Annette Timmermann or Camilla Svendsen from Hudson Nordic at ph. +45 7027 7733. Hudson Nordic supports Royal Unibrew in the selection. To apply, please click on the top left side of the page.


About Royal Unibrew


Royal Unibrew produces, markets, sells and distributes quality beverages and is the second-largest beverage manufacturer in Denmark. Royal Unibrew is especially known for brands that are rich in traditions such as Faxe Kondi, Nikoline, Egekilde, Pepsi Max, Royal Beer, Ceres, Odense Pilsner, Faxe, Heineken and Vitamalt. Royal Unibrew has revenue of DKK 7,692 mil (2019) and employs about 2,567 employees worldwide, including approx. 1.000 in Denmark. Royal Unibrew has production facilities in Faxe, Odense, Baltics, Italy, France and Finland, and has its headquarters in Faxe, Denmark.


Royal Unibrew is a workplace with employees who engage themselves in and are proud of the products and brands. At Royal Unibrew, they put the customer first and consider consumers their greatest asset. They take pride in producing and selling quality products to their consumers – both in Denmark and internationally.


For more information, please visit www.royalunibrew.com.