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IT Business Partner

Date: 24-Mar-2023

Location: Papendrecht, NL

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

About Us

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 38 manufacturing locations in 12 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.

About the opportunity

GKN Aerospace is a global engineering business. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for original equipment manufacturers around the world. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to be better in everything we do.

We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.

Job Summary

IT Business Partner Lead (ITBP) has the overall responsibility to serve as the strategic and tactical interface with assigned business units or functional area ITBPL will be the trusted interface for the purpose of business technology, demand management strategy development, solution discovery, risk management and relationship management.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead and act as the key liaison within the designated functional area
  • Partner with key staff members to create strategic business plans
  • Possess a broad knowledge of most technical and business resources and use them to effectively coordinate team members and external resources.
  • Works in accordance with the Global IT product Strategy
  • Structures, leads, trains and coaches IT staff for maximum effectiveness
  • Conducts annual employee reviews and sets staff objectives in line with global and regional objectives
  • Implementing Global IT standards
  • Supports Annual IT Budget
  • Ensuring the IT Business partner leads function is efficient and customer service oriented
  • Ensures IT security requirements are observed and designed into future demand/requirements
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by Management

Job Qualifications

Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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