Manager IT Infrastructure Europe f/m/d The Company Industry: Food Location: Bavaria, Germany (Near Augsburg) Our client is one of the premier global supplier of custom value-added food products to the world’s leading foodservice and retail food brands with more than 20.000 employees in 17 countries and the EMEA headquarters near Augsburg. As the Manager IT Infrastructure Europe you will lead a team of nine employees reporting to the IT Director Europe. The Task Strategic development of IT: long term direction on hard- and software and preparation of a mid-term step by step plan to realize targets based on given investments possibilities Standardization of IT: Easier administration, Effective integration of systems in existing infrastructures, Better purchase conditions, Improved risk management, Optimal support of inter-company business processes, Group-wide sharing of equipment, knowledge and support Operational continuity for IT systems and infrastructure to support production entities in Europe Work closely with the global CISO and IT security personnel to ensure that appropriate IT security systems and processes are in place to protect the privacy and integrity of the organization’s information and related intellectual property Design and architecture recommendations for future IT system landscape and infrastructure to position our client in a growth competitive advantage and enable faster and more effective operations Requirements Completed studies in computer science, business informatics or a comparable course of study, alternatively a comparable education with experience in the infrastructure environment is also welcome You have proven team management experience in a demanding IT environment, preferably in an industrial company with an international focus Several years of professional experience in multi-project management of IT projects Program knowledge with MS-Windows client server, Citrix, VMWare and Datacore Strong assertiveness combined with teamwork skills and hands-on mentality Very good knowledge of German and English as well as willingness to travel at home and abroad Contact We are looking forward to receiving your online application (Documents in English) preferably with a cover letter to our consultant Matthias Ludwig, stating your salary expectations or your current salary and your earliest possible starting date. Please have the most important documents ready as PDF files. We will contact you as soon as possible.