Operations Manager (IFRS 15)

  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:22 Jun, 2020

Operations Manager (IFRS 15)

Location: Newbury (Full-time remote working during COVID-19)
COVID-19 Notice: We are continuing recruitment and have implemented new processes that promote candidate and employee safety. As part of this we have moved to a virtual hiring and onboarding process until further notice.

Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. At Vodafone Group, we partner with our local markets to drive consistency and earn customer loyalty across 20 countries for over 600 million customers. We are restless and passionate about creating a better future for all. We are always open to new things, and curious to create solutions that our customers will love. We are constantly learning to innovate the way we operate, set our global standards and to deliver on our strategy. Our ambition is to improve 1 billion lives and half our environmental impact by 2025. It’s up to each of us to make this happen. Ready?
Today, we connect one in 16 people worldwide. The technology function is fundamental in building a Digital Society. Our Gigabit networks, the Internet of Things and mobile financial services enable incredible innovations that will make our lives easier, healthier, smarter and more fulfilling. We want to make sure that our technology creates a better future for people, communities, businesses and society. We get it done, together. We think big, take risks, keep the best and learn from the rest. Do you?


The Role

Role purpose:
The IT Platforms domain provides critical Global solutions and IT services to the entire Vodafone Plc business.  With a core focus on end to end accountability for Corporate IT Platforms, including the Global ERP solution (EVO), and a portfolio of business applications supporting key business units of Finance, HR, Supply Chain, Procurement, Shared Service centres and Group BI. 


The IT Platforms’ Operations Delivery team is accountable to ensure stable Operations, security and compliance of Corporate IT Platforms.
The S15 IT Operations Manager role contributes to this goal by owning the operational delivery for the business critical S15 solution.   


You must have…
Deep understanding of current SAP technology stack (HANA, S4); ideally experience of SAP RAR / S15 component.
ITIL 4 Specialist Create, Deliver and Support certification.
Experience in managing offshore teams and delivering through others.
Strong communication skills 
Strong drive for effectiveness and efficiencies.
Proven stakeholder management experience in interacting with multiple stakeholders with differing interests.
Ability to work under high pressure.


What’s in it for you?
28 days holiday (with the option to buy or sell 5 days) plus public holidays
Flexible working
Pension matching scheme of up to 10%
5 paid days leave for charity projects
MyChoices portal - cycle to work scheme, 100’s of retail discounts, shares and salary sacrifice schemes
Vodafone family and friends discount
Interest free commuter loan
Global parental leave policy for all new parents coming in 2020 which includes 16 weeks fully paid leave and upon returning to work, new parents can work part-time hours for 6 months whilst being paid their full-time salary
Access to Vodafone University and LinkedIn Learning

Our commitment

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too.
Get to know us better here and find out what life at Vodafone could be like for you.
Please contact group.resourcing@vodafone.com for any application-related enquiries.

The future is exciting. Ready?



Life at Vodafone

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