The IT Business Consultant is accountable for the origination, collection and translation of business needs and requirements into effective IT enabling solutions.
This role is internal customer facing and interacts daily with the functional leaders for a range of transactional shared services covering the Finance, HR and Sourcing functions.
This role supports the collection, analysis, review, documentation and communication of business needs and requirements for the Global IT organization, and remains as a single point of accountability for the follow through, delivery and execution of the IT development and release.
The ideal candidate will bring to the conversation an understanding and experience of the role that Cloud and Digital technologies bring to the transformation of work, as well as the role that technology must play to enhance compliance and internal controls. Organizational levels
Reports into the Enterprise Applications & Transformation Director
Has a strong dotted line relationship to the Finance Manager Global Center Operations
Leads the gathering of business needs and the design of IT enabling solutions through direct interaction with global shared services leaders.
Partners with business stakeholders to define business outcomes to be achieved, high-level program plans and timeline
Focuses on developing and improving business processes; drives the development of supporting analytics and metrics both within the IT and business organizations
Elicits, analyzes, specifies and validates the business needs of project stakeholders including interviewing stakeholders and gathering and compiling user requirements to convey to development teams throughout the software lifecycle
Identifies, proposes and influences business solutions, negotiates deliverables and requirements across multiple business customers or organizations
Conducts program kick-offs with Project Manager(s), and IT and business stakeholders, as needed
Sets up cadence with Project Managers; monitors execution and manages risks across all projects
Escalates risk as appropriate to IT and business stakeholders for transparency and resolution
After execution, conducts touchpoints to ensure realization of intended business outcomes
Partners with IT Operations to ensure high quality support and service deliveryAccountabilities
Acts as the single point of accountability for the Global IT organization
Coordinates activity with IT Solution Delivery Leads to identify and allocate resources to projects
Clear and ongoing communication with key stakeholders
Maintains accountability for delivery and execution of the business IT needs
IT project and program management experience of leading end to end delivery of IT solutions to meet and exceed business requirements;
Experience or strong understanding of Agile / SCRUM methodologies is a distinct plus.
Experience supporting the IT needs of typical shared services functions that operate on a global basis
Broad IT knowledge, skills and capabilities experience with Cloud and Digital capabilities is a must
Functional and some technical experience with SAP, Workday and SAP Ariba are a distinct advantage
Understanding / experience with Robotic Process Automation (RPA) solutions and other related contemporary automation and enabling technologies
Work with cross-functional global teams at a business leadership team level
Ability to form strong / collaborative working relationships across a global IT organization
Partners effectively with external vendors
Strong verbal and written communication skills
This role is suited to an IT professional that has experience in the end to end development of business needs into enabling IT solutions.
Typically, this requires 7-10 years of broad IT experience and a demonstrated track record of solution delivery and enablement.
This is a customer facing role that is hands on within the business on a daily basis as such this requires the personality and interpersonal skills to make, manage and maintain relationships across a broad range of clients from hands on users all the way up to functional leadership
DowDuPont (NYSE : DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-
based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at .
The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-
alone public companies. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.