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Under general direction from the Head of Business Engagement, The Business Relationship Manager (BRM) is a senior full-time employee responsible for proactively building relationships with senior business leaders at various levels for a specific region or product line.
This role is to ensure that IT is aligned with the business strategy and proactively shape business needs.
The Business Relationship Manager leads and influence business process innovation and the identification of new business needs that have positive impacts on our customers so that the customers continue and expand their business with LafargeHolcim.
The Business Relationship Manager is a key contributor for executing the Regional IT strategy by providing leadership and vision of IT Services within the region and balancing and coordinating the fulfillment of the business needs.
The Business Relationship Manager will champion bimodal delivery and recognize such opportunities to ensure IT provides value to the business in their relationship with the customer.
The Business Relationship Manager will be aligned to one or more process stream across the North America Region.
This highly visible role that will focus on:
The Business Relationship Manager/Manager will be involved in a wide variety of projects in support of the business such as; Business Process Improvement initiatives, Communication and Collaboration project, which are enterprise-wide systems reaching across the North American Organization.
The Business Relationship Manager will have an opportunity to work with other Business Relationship Managers and Group IT teams to develop the competencies of the role and to demonstrate the value of the role within the organization.
Portfolio: One or More Process Stream across North America Region
Key interfaces, stakeholder and relationships: Business Process Owners, NASC and Business Leadership Team, Project Managers, Business Analysts, Business Subject Matter Experts, IT resources
Level of education/qualifications normally required:
Specific work experience:
Technical / functional skills:
Leadership and managerial abilities:
Mobility requirements: Preferred Locations: Dundee, Michigan or Toronto, Ontario or Chicago, Illinois.
Why work for us?
Working for Lafarge offers a wide variety of career opportunities that utilize your abilities and skills to contribute to a better world. In addition to local and global developmental opportunities, we provide employees with competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits plan, a health & wellness program with financial incentives, an extensive global e-learning platform and much more! More information can be found at www.lafarge-na.com/careers
We thank you for your interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Lafarge is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages the applications from women, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.