IT Product Owner for GBS

Country:  Portugal
City:  Lisbon
Department:  Corporate Functions
Job ID:  40618

Job Grade:  

Hiring Manager: Ignacio Hipolito Galipienzo 

Internal Posting Date:  11/01/2022 


Our Corporate Functions teams make sure everything at Grünenthal runs smoothly by bringing together people with a wide range of skills – from experts in finance, IT, HR, law and compliance through to business strategists and creative media minds. If you’re a great collaborator and a strong communicator, you’ll feel right at home here. Join our team and join forces with colleagues across our business to maximise our company’s positive impact on patients and their families.


What the job looks like:

  • Co-create the GBS technical landscape and roadmap with GBS organization, partnering with internal and external stakeholders and driving innovation. Build a trustful relationship with business leaders of the GBS organization
  • Build and maintain a stage gate process to orchestrate the process from ideation to new solutions, helping GBS to identify and promote the most beneficial ideas
  • Act as project manager and ensure excellence in project set-up and in project execution
  • Act as a advisor to GBS organization on how technology could bring business impact
  • Technical lead of projects in GBS to ensure quality in execution
  • Communication of IT projects / services to all relevant stakeholder in IT and the GBS organization
  • Build and maintain process and IT application landscape of GBS
  • Build and maintain stage gate process – BI project portfolio


What you´ll bring to the table:

  • IT professional with a minimum of 8 years’ experience in consultancy firms or multinationals
  • Strong background in technical implementations of IT solutions for Finance area for different technologies
  • Proven experience in project management of large, complex projects
  • Master degree in (business) computer science, engineering or comparable
  • Solid knowledge of SAP FI. Good understating of SAP CO
  • ITIL foundation knowledge
  • Advanced project and process management skills as well as proven change management ability
  • Good understanding of Finance and/or Global service organizations
  • Fluent in English


Ignacio Hipolito Galipienzo, the Hiring Manager


About Grünenthal

Grünenthal is a global leader in pain management and related diseases. As a science-based, privately-owned pharmaceutical company, we have a long track record of bringing innovative treatments and state-of-the-art technologies to patients worldwide. Our purpose is to change lives for the better – and innovation is our passion. We are focussing all of our activities and efforts on working towards our vision of a world free of pain.

Grünenthal is headquartered in Aachen, Germany, and has affiliates in 29 countries across Europe, Latin America and the US. Our products are available in more than 100 countries. In 2020, Grünenthal employed around 4,500 people and achieved sales of € 1.3 bn.

Your HR contact:
Sara Marques

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