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IT Business Partner - Camberley

Are you able to translate the information requirements of our business units in a pragmatic way into digital solutions? Do you enjoy turning business strategy into a smart information plan? Do you enjoy working in a constantly changing organisation which is on the threshold of digital transformation? Then read on!

We are expanding our Digital Information Services teams at Royal BAM Group and as a result are seeking an experienced IT Business Partner for BAM Nuttall. The company has approximately 3,300 employees, spread over branches throughout the UK. As an IT Business Partner for BAM Nuttall you will be responsible for the continuous development of the information provision and digitalisation of BAM Nuttall. You will also be the BAM Nuttall point of contact at the strategic level in relation to the entire IT service provision. Orchestrating delivery of IT to the BAM Nuttall organisation is key in this role. Since Digital Information Services is a new function for the organisation, you will setup the Digital Information Services function for BAM Nuttall.

To be effective in this role, you will build and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders at management and board level. Naturally, you will coordinate with the stakeholders of the other business units within BAM and their IT Business Partners, including identifying and further developing potential synergies. This is because another important objective for the Digital Information Services team is rationalisation of the BAM Application portfolio. You will shape the Application Portfolio Management process in BAM Nuttall to support this objective. The 8 Quarter Roadmap that you prepare and continue to develop, will reflect the long-term information needs and roadmap of the business and is an important deliverable in your work. It provides support for the prioritisation and instigation of underlying projects, provides insight into the related investments and the efforts of the IT organisation.

Your role will include but will not be exclusive to:

Stakeholder Management

  • Building interpersonal relations with key business stakeholders.
  • Represent the IT organisation within BAM Nuttall at a strategic and operational level.
  • Communicate BAM Nuttall's IT requirements within the IT organisation.
  • Support the deliverables of the One BAM Group IT global programmes.
  • Remove business related impediments that prevent (agile) IT teams from working optimally.

Business Demand Management

  • Govern the demand management process.
  • Work with the business to develop the strategic roadmap.
  • Manage the operational demand intake and processes.

Business Application Management

  • Supporting One BAM IT to develop and maintain APM tools and processes.
  • Promote the benefits of APM to the business

- Work closely with the Digital Construction team to enable the operational digital way to progress at pace, ensuring security and governance principles are adhered to.
- Seek to maximise the use of a Digital world and bring new ideas to the business.
- Support the budgeting process and ensure proper IT cost control and forecasting.
- Creating an environment, and coordinating the provision of training and tools, for continuous improvement of the IT literacy and efficiency of BAM Nuttall.
- Plan and coordinate all IT Services to the BAM Nuttall organisation.

Job Requirements
We are looking for a proactive and ambitious IT Business Partner with a completed university degree, preferably within the Business Administration or Informatics areas. You will have at least 10 years' relevant work experience and demonstrable affinity with process and information analysis.

Continuous improvement is in your DNA. You have proved yourself in digitalising processes and commitment to innovative technology for new business propositions. You are viewed as a visionary, are analytically strong and able to translate business strategy into logical development paths. You are able to convert this into concrete, creative plans, realising support, and are able to steer the implementation of these plans in a structured manner. With your knowledge of and experience with Business Information Planning, you will also deliver a concrete contribution to the further optimisation of this process.

Due to your strong social skills you are able to form bonds with the line organisation making you a serious sparring partner within the organisation. You dare to ask critical questions and continue to query where others stop. Working independently is not a problem for you, just as working in a team.

You are naturally connecting and building strong relationships with others, demonstrating strong emotional intelligence and an ability to communicate clearly and persuasively. Encouraging others to share the spotlight and visibly celebrating and supporting the success of the team. You have the ability to create a sense of purpose/meaning for the team that generates engagement of others to the greater purpose for the organization as a whole.

BAM Nuttall has offices across the UK, with your place of employment being at our Head Office in Camberley, Surrey. (Inter)national travel will be required. You will functionally report to the CEO of BAM Nuttall, and hierarchically report to the Global Director Digital Information Services, located in The Netherlands.

What do we offer?
A challenging and continuously changing environment in an organisation where IT is an essential part of the realisation of the business strategy 'Building the present, creating the future'. In addition, we offer excellent employment conditions and plenty of room for further personal growth and development, both within Group IT and within Royal BAM Group.

Professional and motivated employees are the pillars for realizing our strategic objectives. To help employees develop and become proficient in the right direction, BAM Business School is the centre for knowledge transfer, knowledge exchange and knowledge creation.

Company Information
Royal BAM Group nv is a construction company with ten operating companies, active in Construction and Property, Civil engineering, as well as in Public-private partnerships.

BAM has leading positions in five European home markets: the Netherlands, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Germany. Furthermore, the Group delivers projects in Denmark, Luxembourg and Switzerland, and in niche markets worldwide.

Sustainability and innovation are major drivers of BAM's design, construction and facility management solutions. The Group has an aspiration to become the market leader in the use of digital technology to ensure that clients receive the highest possible standards of quality.

BAM has annual revenues of more than ₠6.5 billion, employs approximately 20,000 people and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. Building the present, creating the future.

IT Business Partner - Camberley

Camberley, UK

Published on 7 Sep 2020