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IT and software development

IT Manager

Are you passionate about IT, high technology and production environments? Do you have previous experience in industrial environment, have openness to the digital world, actively develops and keeps the wheels of IT rolling, and want to engage with a broad network of internal stakeholders?


If it sounds like you, keep on reading about our interesting position.

Within Sandvik Group, we’re passionate about development and advanced technology, and we always aim to offer the best possible experience for our customers. Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions is a Business Area of the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment, tools, parts, service and solutions for processing rock and minerals in the mining and construction industries. The focus lies on bringing value to customers through high-performing products that increase productivity and safety.

In our Attachment Tools Division, headquartered in Lahti, we engineer and manufacture industry-leading hydraulic hammers and other hydraulic attachments for maximum productivity. We are also a hosting entity for stationary Construction Screens product-line in Stationary Crushing & Screening Division. In future we want to be #1 and for that we need you!
Sandvik IT is represented in all major Sandvik countries and with co-workers in approximately 40 countries. Our mission is to identify and understand business needs to deliver suitable and cost-efficient IT solutions that add value to Sandvik's business. We are now looking for a Site IT Manager for Lahti. The position is permanent, full-time and located in Lahti.

Your role

In this role, you will ensure that the local IT services meets agreed business requirements and needs, is available and reliable as planned, is supported in agreed level and complies with SRP IT architecture and security. You are a key stakeholder to build, implement & support the production related processes. Your primary focus will be Site IT and production processes within our site in Lahti but will also coordinate our Site in Cleveland (USA) and work on selected divisional IT projects.

Your other responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for local IT Team, IT Project management and coordination
  • Develop and maintain solid relationships with Sandvik business stakeholders
  • Proactively advise on IT solutions aligned with specific business requirements
  • Ensure alignment between Sandvik’s Global and Business Area’s IT standards and strategies with Finland business requirements
  • Define and ensure successful execution of IT services
  • Communication of the Sandvik Group and Business Area’s IT strategy to the local business leadership
  • Ensuring IT compliance and IT security including the local implantation of Sandvik Group standards
  • Manage IT budget and participate in major business change initiatives
  • Hands-on approach and possibility to help local IT team on operative issues when needed

Your background

You have a Bachelors/Master’s degree in IT and experience of the IT service delivery in industrial environment. You have excellent leadership skills and your way of working is active, self-driven and systematic and you can establish strong professional relationships with relevant stakeholders. You communicate fluently both in English and in Finnish.

We offer you a key role in a fast-developing IT organization in an international business environment as well as opportunities for your professional competence development. At Sandvik, we believe in finding that perfect mix between work, family life, and interests, and we happily support our employees in balancing this. We have hybrid office/home working environment. We are a company with an open-minded culture, actively working to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.

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Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact the recruiting manager:

Antti Torila, Finance and IT Manager, Finland, tel. +358 44 7360 216.

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services Finland, +358 800 1 44444 (weekdays at 9-11 and at 13-15 EEST).

Want to be part of our IT team?

Send your application and CV including your salary request by Sunday 23rd of June 2024. Please note that we are processing applications and start interviews already during the application period. When applying in our system, please make sure to also attach your introductory letter when asked to upload your CV.

Job ID: R0066397

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