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KAEFER’s mission is clear: to be the most reliable and efficient provider of technical industrial services. KAEFER specialises in insulation, access, surface protection, passive fire protection, as well as interior outfitting. With an annual turnover of around €1.8 billion, KAEFER’s business is carried out in its Industry, Marine & Offshore and Construction divisions. Headquartered in Bremen, in the north of Germany, the company has operations in over 50 countries and a current workforce of 30,000.

We are currently looking for a Head of Corporate Information Technology at our Headquarters in Bremen.

Head of Corporate Information Technology (m/f/d)
Your benefits:
  • A safe job in an appreciative working environment
  • Attractive collectively agreed special benefits (e.g. vacation and Christmas bonus, 30 days paid leave per year)
  • Company pension plan with employer allowance
  • Extensive further training and individual development opportunities
  • Company fitness programme and (e-) bike leasing
  • Flexible working time and mobile working possibilities
Your tasks:
  • Leading our KAEFER Corporate Information Technology (CIT) department
  • Management of the global IT strategy: 
    • Orchestration of the global IT strategy process 
    • Follow-up on the IT strategy implementation on global and local level
  • Engagement in the global digital strategy implementation:
    • Participation in the digital steering committee
    • Definition and implementation of the IT specific parts of the global digital roadmap
  • Development and execution of IT rules, policies and guidelines
  • Continuous development of global IT services, considering business benefits, availability, performance and risk management
  • Management and monitoring of the global IT projects portfolio and resources
  • Supervision and optimisation of the global IT costs


Your profile:
  • Minimum 5 years experience in an IT management position for an international organisation
  • Experience with the organisation of infrastructure, application and process management
  • Experience with the development and implementation of IT security strategies
  • Hands-on experience with relevant IT management frameworks and methodologies (e.g. ITIL, COBIT, SCRUM, TOGAF, SAFe, etc.)
  • Excellent professional leadership skills and the ability to work with multiple stakeholders in a complex and international environment
  • Used to professional change management
  • Very good communication skills and persuasive ability
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written)
  • Willingness to travel

We are looking forward to receive your application including salary expectations as well as your earliest possible starting date - preferably online via our homepage.

Contact person:
Julia Graffstedt, Personalmanagement
Telefon: +49 421 6109 0
Getreidestraße 3
28217 Bremen
Contact person:
Julia Graffstedt, Personalmanagement

Telefon: +49 421 6109 0
Getreidestraße 3
28217 Bremen

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