SharePoint Solutions Architect,

United Kingdom, England, Altrincham

Business unit: Decorative Paints

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we operate in over 80 countries and employ around 35,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high performance products and services our customers expect. For more information please visit


Competitive salary + 25 days’ holiday, pension, flexible benefits & staff discounts
Altrincham, Cheshire
Having gained SharePoint and MS Office 365 online migration and administration experience you are looking for a new challenge for your skills. Look for further than this SharePoint Solutions Architect role with AkzoNobel. Home to world class products and top brands we will make the most of your input, welcome your ideas and act on them. Join us and you will work within our Dulux Decorator Centre retail trade business to help ensure the business is ready for future Global IM changes and that any integration does not impact on service levels and overall performance.

As SharePoint Solutions Architect you will focus on increasing business performance and operational excellence by helping integrate people, processes and technology to facilitate the exchange of information and expertise. Working as a member of growing centre of excellence for Microsoft SharePoint solutions you will be working on full delivery of SharePoint Online projects from design to implementation. This is not a development role, your remit will be to take responsibility for the administration of the SharePoint platform, engage with end-users to understand requirements and produce innovative solutions to collaboration and content management business problems. You will also ensure legislation compliance, develop electronic document and records management systems, and champion the usage of SharePoint sites.
You must have experience of SharePoint and MS Office 365 online migration and administration in a fast paced commercial environment. This will have given you a solid understanding of basic Business Process Mapping and workflow tools and techniques. An effective project manager you will be good at communicating with people at all levels and possess strong interpersonal and problem solving skills. You will have a ‘can-do’ attitude and be the sort of person who is passionate about excellence and delivers on commitments.

We are a leading global paints and coatings company, supplying market-leading brands and products to industries and consumers around the world. Our paints activities are focused on the Buildings and Infrastructure end-user segment, while our coatings protect, color and enhance everything from ships, cars, aircraft and architectural components to consumer goods (mobile devices, appliances, beverage cans, furniture), wind turbines and oil and gas facilities.
At AkzoNobel, we believe we can only grow our business as fast as we grow our people, so if you want to be SharePoint Solutions Architect in a business that will invest in you and give you the opportunity to develop please visit our website via the link.
Please note: In the event of a high candidate response to this vacancy we may close the application period earlier than the date shown.

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Closing date

January 31, 2019

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United Kingdom





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Decorative Paints

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Information Management

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Full time/part time


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