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Aug 7, 2019

Soeborg, DK, 2860

Enterprise Solution Architect

If you’re the kind of person who likes to do the same thing every day, working at Scandinavian Tobacco Group is not for you. It takes a team of quick minds to survive and thrive in our business, and we look for smart, tenacious people who will go that extra mile — every single day. In return, we offer opportunities to challenge the status quo, developing our business and ensuring compliance – are you up for the challenge?


Help define our next level
Scandinavian Tobacco Group are transforming the way the Group is organized, working and doing business. Group IT has a pivotal role in enabling the business to succeed with our transformation-programme Fueling the Growth. We are looking for an ambitious Enterprise Solution Architect with a global and innovative mindset, to facilitate discussions at the executive level, while ensuring strong implementation with the technicians. As our new Enterprise Solution Architect, you will work globally with our complex system landscape, and be a key business enabler ensuring our information architecture supports our Group strategy.


Your key responsibilities will be to:


  • ‘Own’ the overall Group IT Architecture
  • Work closely together with the vendor solution architect and take the responsibility that a consistent solution is established across functions
  • Reviewing, monitoring and coordinating the total business solution
  • Ensure that the delivered solution is in accordance with the agreed scope and success criteria’s
  • Review and evaluate all identified solution issues, custom development requests and specifications
  • Lead integration design from a business perspective and ensure coherent business processes across ERP (and other legacy) systems
  • Provide guidance to business process owners
  • Facilitate business and solution decision making
  • Manage cross-process issues
  • Manage critical system and data structures
  • Support organizational change management in identifying process change needs
  • Make sure that process development and IT development is coordinated


The Enterprise Solution Architect will be a part of our Group IT, reporting directly to the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Kenneth Messerschmidt and working out of our head office in Søborg.


What is needed to succeed?
We have proven architecture capability from a global organization, based on high business acumen and analytical thinking. You are a strong communicator and interactor and know how and who to influence to make things happen - both short-term and long-term. You have change ready mindset and see opportunities for the business in new technologies and know how to apply them. You are analytical (problem, structure and design), an experienced program manager and find passion and motivation in maneuvering in a cross-functional environment. Furthermore, you are a team player with good and interpersonal skills, both across organizations and cultures, and you possess the diplomatic skills to explain, confront and support in a constructively manner. Finally, it is expected that you are fluent in English.


About Group IT
We are a dynamic, diverse and in continuous development, supporting our business and driving the technical and digital agenda across our 18 offices in North America, Europe, New Zealand and Australia, delivering sales to more than 100 countries around the world. The Group employs approximately 7,650 people, and our portfolio contains more than 200 leading brands, including the cigar brands Café Crème, La Paz, Macanudo, CAO, Partagas (US) and Cohiba (US). Pipe tobacco brands include Captain Black, Erinmore, Borkum Riff and W.Ø. Larsen, while our leading fine-cut tobacco brands include Bugler, Break, Escort, Bali Shag and Tiedemanns.


Join our team
If you think you are up for the challenge - we’d be happy to receive your application. To apply, just click the button below and submit your application no later than 6 September 2019. Should you have any questions about the role please feel free to contact Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Kenneth Messerschmidt at +45 60 53 05 01.

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