Software Asset Manager
- Deadline: 9 May
- Country: Sweden
- Location: Sandviken
- Job-ID: R0027367
- Job category: IT & Software Development
What’s fun about the job?
Where to begin?Are you ready to take on the challenge as a Software Asset Manager together with us? This is a key position with great responsibilities where we offer you the chance to develop efficient processes and services and influence our future way of working. We welcome you to an exciting role with the opportunity of creating your own success.
At Sandvik Materials Technology (SMT) our mission is much more than delivering good products, technology and processes – working together to develop solutions based on our customers’ needs, and, thereby, achieving our business goals is a better description of our daily work. With curious co-workers and safety as our first priority, we create a work environment where you can grow both personally and professionally.
Sandvik Materials Technology has initiated an exciting journey to explore the possibility of a separate listing on the Nasdaq Stockholm Exchange – earliest in year 2022, provided that the circumstances are deemed right at the time. With a clear direction for our journey ahead, utilizing our position as technology leader, progressive customer partner and sustainability driver, we aim to become an even stronger and independent company within our industry. We are already now starting to onboard several competences in the process to prepare for a new organizational set-up. Join our journey towards becoming a stand-alone company!
As Software Asset Manager, you are overall responsible for management of a defined area of IT Software Assets to assure optimal value, risk and cost level throughout the assets’ lifecycle. You are responsible for the reporting of software asset consumption and secure a high-quality administration of IT Software Asset information through its lifecycle. You are further responsible for managing internal and external software audits, including analysis of audit requests, project management, contract analysis and final reports. You also have an advisory role regarding Software Asset purchases and sourcing cases, licensing models, product use rights and software usage. In order to be cost-efficient, administration of licenses and relations to other Software Assets through the products lifecycle is a vital part of your responsibility.
The location for this position is in Sandviken, a combination of remote work including regular trips to Sandviken is a potential, we expect you approximately twice a week in Sandviken, in order to ensure a good stakeholder dialogue.
We are looking for someone with a degree in IT or Business Management, or equal knowledge gained from previous work experience. We believe your previous work involves IT Service Management or IT Service Production/Delivery Management and you have thorough Software Asset understanding of different technical IT platforms, best practices, different contract and license models.
Your previous experience also includes scoping, planning and managing complex and current technical activities supported by your understanding of IT project management and a genuine technical interest. As we operate in an international setting, you need excellent skills in English, both verbally and in writing, while skills in Swedish are beneficial.
We place great value in your personal qualities in this recruitment, characterized by your analytical mindset and accurate way of working. With great confidence and communication skills, you can inspire and motivate and have a convincing manner and the courage to initiate change. You are also an excellent networker, who builds strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.
At Sandvik Materials Technology, we strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background will lead to a better environment for our employees, our business and, thereby, our customers.
Application & Contacts
In this recruitment we collaborate with Randstad, who are the ones that will process your application. Apply through their webpage using this link or below, and not through Sandvik’s system.
Are you interested in learning more about this exciting position? Please contact:
Per Iredahl, CIO at Sandvik Materials Technology
Office phone +46 26 269587
Mobile +46 70 2132252
Union contacts - Sweden
Mikael Larsson, Unionen SMT Sandviken, +46 26 26 31 66
Maria Sundqvist, Akademikerföreningen SMT Sandviken, +46 26 26 39 93
Kjell-Åke Klockervold, Ledarna SMT Sandviken, +46 26 26 30 44
Sandvik Materials Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a world-leading manufacturer of high value-added products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating. The cutting-edge expertise is based on an integrated production platform and industry-leading metallurgy and R&D. In 2020, sales were approximately 13 billion SEK with about 5000 employees.
Deadline: 9 May