IT Manager (w/m/d)


The Rügen Fisch GmbH group of companies with its brands Rügen Fisch, Hawesta, Lysell and Ostsee Fisch is an important and traditional company in the fish industry. Our locations in the north of Germany (Sassnitz/Rügen, Hamburg and Rostock) and the special combination of consistency and dynamics form the basis for meeting customer requirements with the highest flexibility, quality and speed. At the same time, the corporate culture is characterized by a medium-sized structure with flat hierarchies and short decision-making paths, in which our employees have the opportunity to contribute and take responsibility. Furthermore, as part of the Thai Union Group, the world’s largest producer of canned tuna, Rügen Fisch GmbH is also strongly active in the international environment.

To strengthen our IT team in Sassnitz on the island of Rügen, we are looking for an:

IT Manager (w/m/d)

Your responsibilities:

  • IT management and leadership
    • Develop and retain a high-performing IT team to meet the current and evolving needs of the business through effective selection, training and development, coaching and performance management
    • Serving as leader and mentor for all IT staff
    • Ensure the IS IT team is aligned with the standards of quality and services of IS IT in the organization
    • Facilitate and support Productivity programs as needed to improve the plant’s overall competitive position and overall cost of operations
  • IT strategy and execution
    • Own and constantly develop the local IS /IT roadmap considering the current requirements
    • Develop process and system-oriented control tools and KPIs to track process stabilization & data accuracy (LEAN, agile approach)
    • Develop SLA’s and KPIs, metrics to measure the current performance of our IT systems, ways of working, and propose action plans for performance optimization
    • Ensure adequate allocation of resources to support the existing IS IT infrastructure and business applications
    • Develop, implement, and enforce all IT policies and procedures, including those for architecture, security, disaster recovery, standards, and service provision
  • Financial and vendor management
    • Develop and manage the IT capital budget and operating spend and ensure they comply with stated goals, guidelines, and objectives
    • Manage third-party vendors used in the implementation and support of the operations
    • Work with Thai Union Germany business leadership and TUE IS IT leadership to help identify cost savings opportunities
    • Develop business case justifications and cost/benefit analyses for IT spending and initiatives
  • Project portfolio management
    • Serve as the lead for strategic projects
    • Manage the portfolio of projects and key activities
    • Drive group IT projects in close coordination with regional teams

Your profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer/information science or related field
  • At minimum 5 years of experience managing and/or directing IT organization in an industrial/manufacturing environment
  • Superior understanding and proven experience in working with interfaced ERP (NAV or SAP)/ Manufacturing Execution System environments
  • Experience with systems design and development from business requirements analysis through to day-to-day management
  • Knowledge of manufacturing industry, Information Technology Infrastructure Library, team management, budgeting and office users’ operations
  • Demonstrated ability to apply IT in solving business problems
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Hands-on person and solution-oriented
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills in German & English
  • Ability to conduct and direct research into IT issues and products
  • Ability to present ideas in a business-friendly manner
  • Highly self-motivated, self-directed, and attentive to detail
  • Extensive experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

Our offer:

  • Long-term career prospects in an international group of companies
  • Benefit from short decision-making paths for optimal development opportunities
  • Flexible working hours
  • Performance-related remuneration
  • Home office possibility up to 2 days a week
  • Free parking lot
  • Subsidy for the job ticket

We look forward to receiving your detailed application, including your salary requirements. Please only apply online via our careers page on our homepage www.hawesta.de oder www.ruegenfisch.de


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