Type
IT
Location
Reinach, Switzerland
Contract
Full-time

Our company

Archroma is a global leader in color and specialty chemicals with strong market insight, highly talented people and a long history of material excellence and expertise. Archroma is headquartered in Reinach near Basel, Switzerland, and operates with approximately 3000 employees and 25 production sites, over 35 countries. Through its three businesses: Textile Specialties, Paper Solutions and Emulsion Products, Archroma delivers specialized performance and color solutions to meet customer needs in their local markets. A company committed to innovation, world-class quality standards, high service levels, cost-efficiency and sustainability, Archroma develops technologies that improve the beauty and performance of everyday products. Products enhanced, colors enhanced, performance enhanced – “Life enhanced”.

Our people

Our people have a rich tradition of working side by side with our customers as long-term partners, developing tailored solutions that help customers deliver business success in their local markets. Every day, with our passion, commitment to excellence and innovation, our people create specialized performance and color solutions designed to appeal to our senses and emotions for a greater life experience. Our different backgrounds and talents enrich our perspective and help us create a performance-driven and collaborative culture, based on its "ACTS" pillars: 1) Accountability for Performance; 2) Customer & Market Focus; 3) Teamwork & Collaboration; and 4) Speed & Simplicity.

Job Description:

The position holder is responsible for leading the implementation of new Archroma SAP S/4 Hana system in close collaboration with IT Project Manager, Business Process Manager, Global Process Owners, external consultants and supervising Project Management Office related activities.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsibilities are summarized (but not limited) to the following:

  • Ensure system implementation is aligned to Archroma Global Processes template definition
  • Communicating status and vision to project team and stakeholders
  • Making strategic decisions that would help achieve better organizational or project objectives
  • Coordinating, guiding and leading the team members during the project development
  • Steer the project to completion in an orderly and progressive manner
  • Facilitator to resolve conflicts and promote the dialogue and consensus within the team
  • Management of key activities, deliverables and milestones completion
  • Hold project work team accountable for implementation
  • Co-operating with other teams and cross functions to achieve better project results
  • Change management activities as communication, process mapping and training needs
  • Project quality, sign off and approvals to proceed to each succeeding project phase
  • Ensure project knowledge is kept, business processes and control systems documented
  • Project resource planning and logistics coordination
  • Setting and controlling scope
  • Budget and risk management

Profile:

  • Previous experience in chemical industry preferred
  • Ability to work closely with Process Owners and other key stakeholders
  • Proven record of excellent performance
  • Excellent leadership and sound judgment
  • High degree of initiative, commitment and flexibility
  • Innovative and creative thinking
  • Ability to multitask under high stress and aggressive timelines
  • Experience working in an international environment
  • Willing to learn new technologies, processes and flexible to changes
  • Great teamwork and communication
  • Experience in complex Project Management
  • Experience with SAP implementations from inception to completion
  • Project Management Certification (PMP), Bachelor's degree and/or MBA
  • Accurate and efficient working style
  • Fluent in English any additional language is a plus
  • Availability to travel extensively

Others:

  • Role based in Reinach, Switzerland
  • Candidate must have valid work permit

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Our people have a rich tradition of working side by side with our customers as long-term partners and trusted advisors, developing tailored applications and solutions that help customers deliver business success.

Archroma helps people fulfill their desire for products that appeal to their emotions and senses for a greater life experience, by developing beauty- and performance-improving technologies applied to everyday products with it’s headquartered in Reinach near Basel, Switzerland, and operates with approximately 3000 employees over 35 countries.

Are you able to continuously challenge the status quo in the deep belief that we can make our industry sustainable?

As a minimum, we require your CV. You are able to attach up to 5 other documents you think may be relevant to your application.

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