Process & Systems Manager (MS Dynamics),

United Kingdom, England, Altrincham

Business unit: Other Cross BA Support Global

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


Process & Systems Manager (MS Dynamics)

Salary circa £56,000 plus benefits
Altrincham, Cheshire
Commercially astute and in-depth knowledge of MSDAX you are looking to develop your career further in a role where you can impact the growth of a world class business. A business that will encourage your input, welcome your ideas and act on them. That business is AkzoNobel. Home to the Dulux Superbrand and other world class products, we are now recruiting a Process & System Lead for our Dulux Decorator Centre retail business to oversee a team of process experts and ensure we continue to excel for customers.
As Process & Systems Manager, you will motivate a team of 10-12 to deliver developmental and operational support required to optimise the benefits of our ERP systems & processes as well as identify continuous improvement opportunities. You will work with stakeholders to define & deliver system enabled processes to enhance our business as well as oversee the preparation documents relating to system developments and manage their submission. We will look to you to manage resources to ensure delivery of projects on time and to budget as well as resolve issues. Important will be the ability to engage with colleagues to guarantee resources are aligned to business priorities. Your remit will also cover stakeholder communication, knowledge sharing and capability growth.
This role calls for a graduate who is commercially astute and has a proven working knowledge of MSDAX and of using the system to its full potential. Your experience will have been gained in a financial or technical environment and will be supported by a relevant professional qualification. Expert at motivating and developing people you will demonstrate a history of building high performing teams and excel at stakeholder management. Credible at senior level you must possess strong communication and interpersonal skills and be comfortable working cross functionally. You will also be the type of person who is passionate about excellence and delivers on commitments.
AkzoNobel creates everyday essentials to make people's lives more liveable and inspiring. As a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, we supply essential ingredients, essential protection and essential color to industries and consumers worldwide. Backed by a pioneering heritage, our innovative products and sustainable technologies are designed to meet the growing demands of our fast-changing planet, while making life easier. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we have approximately 45,000 people in around 80 countries, while our portfolio includes well-known brands such as Dulux, Sikkens, International, Interpon and Eka. Consistently ranked as a leader in sustainability, we are dedicated to energizing cities and communities while creating a protected, colorful world where life is improved by what we do.
At AkzoNobel, we believe we can only grow our business as fast as we grow our people, so if you want to be a Process & System Lead in a business that will invest in you and give you the opportunity to develop, please visit our website via the link.
AkzoNobel. Where your ideas go far.

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Closing date

September 23, 2016

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United Kingdom





Business unit

Other Cross BA Support Global

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OTGL Corporate Information Management

Job family

Information Management

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Full time/part time


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