Do you enjoy working with solving complex challenges, process optimization, automation and the use of data?

Do you enjoy working with solving complex challenges, process optimization, automation and the use of data?

Key information

Job title:
Business Technologist
Employer:
Wilhelmsen Global Business Services AS
Place:
LYSAKER
Application deadline:
As soon as possible

Do you enjoy working with solving complex challenges, process optimization, automation and the use of data?

Do you want to work for the most ambitious company in the international maritime industry, shaping its future, and challenging the status quo? This is the perfect role if you enjoy working with solving complex challenges, focused on ERP, process optimization, automation and the use of data.

Wilhelmsen is building out their capabilities related to enterprise architecture and project advisory services within the Finance Technology function and is in this context looking for a Business Technologist to join a team of experienced professionals who are passionate about innovation, technology and transformation. The position will work cross-functionally with the IT teams both across the organisation and towards business stakeholders.

What will be some of your responsibilities?

As a Business Technologist, you'll be a key player in helping Wilhelmsen Finance leaders bridge the gap between strategy and execution. You will participate in finance related projects where you will own or contribute to project deliveries, ensuring that both processes and systems are aligned with the GBS architectural standards and methodology. Solution scalability, security and integrity are key factors on which you will act as a sparring partner for both GBS and Business implementations. Moreover, you will be able to deliver into key Wilhelmsen transformation projects and solutions, optimizing processes and creating synergies to ensure that GBS can improve and extend the services we deliver. Our technology stack combines multiple different technologies where the ERP solution, IFS plays a central role in the system landscape.

Who are you?

The right candidate knows what it takes to succeed in a project setting where technology is an important component and thrive to deliver the solutions of tomorrow.
To be successful in this role, we believe that you are structured and ambitious and can drive project activities with a high level of independence. You will be working in the intersection of business/finance and technology, and it is important to master both the process and IT perspectives as well as collaboration with our key stakeholders.

You have a strong experience with financial processes and ideally hands on experience from positions within finance functions/departments, strong experience with project management and project deliveries where technology is a key component. You are experienced with ERP systems and/or other financial support systems. We think you will succeed in this role if you are innovative, manage to take a holistic perspective, are proactive and a team player.
You are proficient in English, written and verbal with great communication skills

What Wilhelmsen can offer:

We can offer a great culture and work environment, career development, work-life balance and a job that is both challenging and stimulating. Our organization thrives by using modern tools and is eager to utilize the business opportunities that come with new digital tools and skills.

Beyond this, we have benefits that include, but are not limited to: 

  • Flexible working arrangements 
  • Unique pension plan with attractive employer contributions 
  • Company cabins (Norway, Spain & Sweden) 
  • Social events year round (wine tastings, cooking classes, yoga, dance, and rock- climbing lessons etc.) 
  • Sports club membership that includes sporting and cultural activities (group training in our gymnasium, sailing, theatre, and concert tickets etc.) 
  • Shopping discounts through the sports club membership 


If this sounds interesting and you would like to join us as we continue to shape the maritime industry, please let us know why you are our new Business Technologist!

We will review applicants on a rolling basis. 

Om arbeidsgiveren

Founded in Norway in 1861, Wilhelmsen is now a comprehensive global maritime group providing essential products and services to the merchant fleet, along with supplying crew and technical management to the largest and most complex vessels ever to sail. Committed to shaping the maritime industry, we also seek to develop new opportunities and collaborations in renewables, zero-emission shipping, and marine digitalization. Supporting a diverse and inclusive workplace, with thousands of colleagues in more than 70 countries, we take competence, sustainability, innovation, and unparalleled customer experiences one step further.

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