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Manager, GBS IT Strategy & Governance

Hydro Global Business Services (GBS) is an organizational area that operates as an internal service provider for the Hydro group. Its ultimate purpose is to deliver relevant IT, financial and HR business services to all business areas within the company.


Manager, GBS IT Strategy & Governance responsible to drive strategic imperatives across organizations in an orchestrated, purposeful and results oriented way. Responsible for design, implementation and maintenance of policies, processes, systems and governing bodies in order to provide a framework for programs and business as usual activities of Hydro GBS IT.  



  • Drive GBS IT strategy implementation and support strategy ideation process 

  • Understand GBS IT program portfolio, BAU services and strategic business initiatives

  • Strategy:

    • Comfortably interface with members of multiple management teams in GBS IT and senior leaders across the business, and be comfortable standing alone with “C” suite executives

    • Have the ability to influence without formal authority

    • Communicate across multiple levels in a broad variety of circumstances.

    • Think outside the box, analyse information to bring out actionable insights, identify and prioritize actions, and navigate the highly matrixed global environment.

  • Program management:

    • Forming clear links between Strategic Objectives and Programs/projects

  • Governance:

    • Identify key business and GBS stakeholders and their interest in various IT programs

    • Maintain the governance framework for GBS IT program in accordance with the Corporate guidelines and monitor compliance with the framework

  • Communication:

    • Facilitate the flow of information and provide key information to business, GBS and Corporate key stakeholders, boards

    • Work with Communication department on shaping communication materials at the program level, and support project level communications


Work Experience

  • Experience in large scale Strategy implementation

  • 10 years relevant work experience

  • IS / IT service/program delivery of corporate or shared services organization

  • Project and/or Program Management


Industry Experience

  • Experience in a multinational environment

  • Experience in shared service setup

  • Experience in large scale IT environment


Education - College or University (IT /Business Degree or Equivalent)


Licensing/Certification - PRINCE2 (preferred), ITIL


Functional Knowledge

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Project management, Change management, Service management,

  • Organization change management (preferred)


Technical Knowledge - Office 365

Language - Fluency in English (written and spoken)

Posted on:  12-Oct-2021

Székesfehérvár, HU Budapest, HU

Department:  Project Management Office
Business Area:  Global Business Services(HGBS)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion Hungary Kft
Job Type:  Permanent

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