Enterprise Architecture Team Lead (Procurement & Assortment) (m/f/d) - relocation


Our partner, a globally successful company group, is looking for an Enterprise Architecture Team Lead (Procurement & Assortment)¬†(m/f/d). This is a full-time permanent position onsite in¬†D√ľsseldorf metropolitan area, Germany (partial work from home is possible).

As the Team Lead of the Enterprise Architect group focusing on Procurement and Assortment, you will be at the helm of shaping long-term architectural vision. You will champion a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous growth within your team.

Relocation from abroad is possible. We will take care of your visa application and relocation to Germany. Your family members (spouse, children under 18 years old) will get a visa as well.

About the company:

  • They are a market leader in their sector, known for their innovative practices and exceptional standards
  • They provide a vibrant work environment that nurtures professional growth, inclusivity, and values individual input
  • Collaborative Environment: Join a dynamic team of professionals dedicated to driving innovation and continuous improvement, fostering a collaborative work culture that encourages creativity and idea sharing
  • Impactful Work: Contribute to projects that have a tangible impact on business operations, helping organizations streamline processes, identify inefficiencies, and unlock opportunities for growth and optimization
Key Responsibilities:
  • Team Leadership: Direct, motivate, and nurture a team of top-tier enterprise architects. Foster a culture of innovation and continuous improvement.
  • Strategic Visioning: Drive the long-term strategic architectural vision and strategy, particularly for procurement and assortment.
  • Architecture Evolution: Collaborate on, evaluate, and refine the corporate architecture to ensure alignment with both current and future business strategies.
  • Tech Evaluation: Assess and incorporate new technologies, tools, and frameworks to bolster our business objectives.
  • Community Collaboration: Enhance collaboration within the global architectural community and other closely related stakeholders.
  • Team Development: Identify and develop individual skills and potential areas for growth within the team.
  • Degree in Computer Science, Business Informatics, or a similar field.
  • Proven experience in Enterprise Architecture or a senior management role with architectural responsibilities.
  • Relevant experience in Procurement or Assortment, ideally in the retail sector, with familiarity in systems like SAP S/4HANA, SAP TM, Manhattan, SAP MDG, or SAP Ariba.
  • Exceptional leadership, conflict resolution, and communication skills.
  • Analytical mindset, quick learner, with a strategic orientation.
  • Experience with architectural principles, methods, and frameworks in areas like system integration, cloud technologies, data management, and security.
  • Proven ability to work with interdisciplinary international teams and stakeholders.
Technical Proficiencies:
  • M365
  • Adobe
  • SAP
  • Lean IX
  • And more, depending on the job.
  • Flexible working conditions within Germany, including equipment.
  • Competitive compensation.
  • Access to the latest technologies.
  • Future-focused training and development.
  • Structured onboarding process with a dedicated buddy system.
  • Health and wellness programs.

If you are interested in joining the team as an Enterprise Architecture Team Lead (Procurement & Assortment), apply for the job and send us your CV.