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Head of IT Vendor & Operations Management

Requistion ID:  972

Copenhagen, N/A, DK


Head of IT Vendor & Operations Management

Are you a driven leader motivated by delivering excellent IT services? Then you could be the new head of department, we are looking for. IT Vendor & Operations Management is looking for an ambitious team leader who wants to develop and renew Lundbeck’s IT Vendor & Operations Management.


Corporate IT in Lundbeck

You will become part of Corporate IT - a dynamic organisation with some 75 colleagues around the world. Corporate IT delivers a broad range of IT services together with secure and efficient operations to more than 5500 colleagues across all business areas and geographies.


Your job and key responsibilities

In IT Vendor & Operations Management, we enable the business to drive great results by ensuring smooth IT support and stable IT operations in a multi-sourcing environment. We do this in close co-operation with our strategic outsourcing partners and competent IT colleagues.


As Head of IT Vendor & Operations Management, you will lead, develop and motivate a team of five experienced and dedicated Vendor & Operations Managers, while referring to the Head of Global IT Operations.


You will engage closely with our strategic outsourcing partners, while ensuring that our partners deliver in compliance with agreements, and in accordance to Lundbeck security policies, procedures and processes. You will focus on optimizing existing agreements and negotiating new contracts in close collaboration with Corporate Procurement. You will take part in the process of and implementing strategic initiatives with the rest of the leader group and other relevant stakeholders.


The position is based at Lundbeck’s headquarters in Valby, Copenhagen.



You are motivated by developing your own and your team’s ability to deliver excellent results while continuously challenging existing boundaries and methods.


You are characterised by:

  • Having the willpower and ambition to drive new initiatives by engaging and motivating your team to succeed
  • Having a strategic mindset and the interest in seeing new strategic initiatives through
  • Being structured, collaborative and with an open-minded attitude
  • Being excellent in communication, facilitation and stakeholder management.

You hold a relevant candidate degree and have a few years of people management experience. It is considered a plus if you have experience from an IT setting and have been working with similar assignments in a large, international environment.


For further information

If you would like to know more about the position please contact Head of Global IT Operations, Claus Berg on cber@lundbeck.com.


Your application

If you see yourself as the coming Head of IT Vendor & Operations Management and would like to become part of Corporate IT, please click on the link below to apply for the job. Application deadline is 03.08.2020. Please observe that screening will be done on an ad hoc basis, so do not hesitate to apply.

Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in brain diseases. For more than 70 years, we have been at the forefront of neuroscience research. We are tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best.

An estimated 700 million people worldwide are living with brain diseases and far too many suffer due to inadequate treatment, discrimination, a reduced number of working days, early retirement and other unnecessary consequences. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with brain diseases – we call this Progress in Mind.

Read more at www.lundbeck.com/global/about-us/progress-in-mind.
Our approximately 5,000 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing and sales. Our pipeline consists of several late-stage development programs and our products are available in more than 100 countries. Our research center is based in Denmark and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 18.1 billion in 2018 (EUR 2.4 billion; USD 2.8 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site www.lundbeck.com and connect with us on Twitter at @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn.