Функция: Информационные системы

Тип занятости: Полный рабочий день

Место расположения: New York - New York

Страна/область: USA

Title: Assistant Vice President, Division Systems Officer (DSO)  

Professional Domain: Information Technology

Specialization: Governance & Management


You will owns the Luxury division’s end-to-end global IT strategy, roadmap definition and governance in alignment with strategic agenda and priorities of the respective business functions; effectively manage the business demand for application capabilities at all levels. Provide overall leadership and ensures alignment across multiple delivery teams; Drive the innovation agenda and the performance of the services delivered. Ensure value creation and effectiveness of IT spend for the respective Division.

Key Accountabilities: 

Strategy & Roadmap Definition:

  • Engage business and IT leaders at L'Oréal USA, Division and Brands level to define requirements, priorities and ensure alignment with business vision and key strategies of the Division.
  • Ensure Business vision within IT corporate organization, in order to guarantee business value creation
  • Develop IT master plan and translate it into an annual plan with milestones and IT budget
  • Develop business cases to relevant stakeholders addressing political, financial, and organizational interests
  • Define 3 years roadmap & programs to meet current and future needs of the Division
  • Ensure alignment of Division’s vision, processes and capabilities with L'Oréal USA Application Strategy and architecture principles
  • Keep abreast of the emerging trends and technologies, evaluate their business value, applicability and utility to the business
  • Drive the adoption of internal and external best practices and innovation opportunities

Division Architecture Blueprint:

  • Partner with the Enterprise Architecture team to develop the overall architecture roadmap to deliver the future state for the Division
  • Own and maintain the capability and solution maps across all brands and functions within the Division
  • Pro-actively manage the application portfolio and ensure standardization and consolidation of applications towards common solutions and platforms
  • Ensure technology watch to identify new trends and opportunities in collaboration with Enterprise Architecture and Innovation teams

Demand Management & Governance:

  • Act as a proactive business partner: actively listen to internal/ external customers, articulates and clarifies /translate their needs into IT implications and evaluate and challenge the customers’ demands to ensure alignment with the defined strategy
  • Actively shape, review, plan, and prioritize Business demand for IT across the brands in the Division
  • Own and manage the overall financial investment plan for the Division and ensure value creation for the business
  • Own and Facilitate the IT/Business global governance
  • Ensure timely communication to relevant stakeholders in the business and IT communities.

Service Performance Supervision:

  • Accountable for the solution delivery of IT capabilities over its entire lifecycle from concept to retirement 
  • Pro-actively manage business expectations and monitor their customer satisfaction levels through relevant service metrics
  • Lead service improvement initiatives ensuring the continuous improvement of end to end service and customer satisfaction
  • Benchmark costs/prices/performance with external market and across the different entities of the group
  • Communicate service charging and service performance elements as per SLAs
  • Lead the Customer advocacy role of business stakeholders within IT teams.


Key Professional Skills:


  • Entrepreneurship: Demonstrate ability of innovative thinking, appreciating and propose new ideas and solutions, while keeping a pragmatic eye
  • Master an understanding of the L'Oréal Business: Ability to understand overall business strategy, long term user/ customer needs and translate into IT Strategy
  • Decode and influence: Ability to interact effectively, demonstrate influence and conciliation leading others to embrace his/her opinion and reach a positive, accepted closure to a conflict
  • Ability to manage complexity/ Acts with transversal management skills
  • Enable cooperation and collaboration: Ability develop collaborative/cooperative working, working in a team with members from different expertise, places and cultures to achieve collective goals
  • Ability to lead change in business on IT taking into account structural and cultural issues and monitoring the impact, taking any required remedial action and refining approach
  • Ability to identify internal and external benchmark to compare the internal performance with industry best practices
  • Understand L'Oréal systems and technology: Strong knowledge of key existing IT (apps and Infra) components
  • Knowledge of the IT portfolio components and their individual roadmaps

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