Leader of Managed Services

Stockholm, SE, 111 46 Stockholm, SE, 111 44 Stockholm, SE, 112 51

Job ID: 12210 

Would you like to support all IT and Business areas in Nordea? We are now looking for a Leader of Managed Services to to cooperate with internal and external organization to provide key services for the company.

At Nordea, we know our customers’ needs are changing – and we’re deeply committed to meeting them with the financial solutions of tomorrow. We’re creating an agile environment where we’re harnessing the power of technology – one where you can make an impact. So bring your skills, ideas and unique background. With us, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to grow and make your mark on something bigger. 

About this opportunity

Welcome to the Infrastructure Service Delivery Mgmt team. We add value by ensuring external IT deliveries to business and IT organizations. As Leader of Managed Services, you’ll play a valuable role in building and maintaining relationships with vendors and key suppliers.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Engaging with consumers of sourced services alongside technology service leads to understand requirements, performance and potential issues and risks
  • Acting as escalation point for supplier related service issues
  • Establishing and coordinating governance processes within all suppliers under your management
  • Working with service consumers and platform owners to manage SLAs and KPIs
  • Working towards service management best practice
  • Being responsible for maintaining the Service Catalogue for your specific services (including change control and management)
  • Being responsible for driving continuous improvement of services and processes
  • Overseeing the planning, forecasting and demanding analytics and customer satisfaction management
  • Being accountable for the delivery of end-to-end services, as well as ensuring services alignment with business requirements
  • Seek opportunities for additional value creation from supplier relationships
  • Establishing long term internal and external co-operation with parties engaged in Leading Managed Services

You’ll join a team that will support and be supported by wide Nordea organization. The role is based in Stockholm.

Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  

To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • Understand the interdependencies between IT services and business processes
  • Demonstrate experience in good practice IT Service Operations (e.g. Incident, Problem, Change)
  • Lead and coordinate operational teams (including external providers) to ensure optimal service delivery
  • Understand and apply fundamental knowledge in IT security, risk and compliance processes and controls
  • Are ready to develop high-level financial estimates for planning and forecasting
  • Are able to think out of the box
  • Are ready to take part in discussions on complex topics and lead the solution in a politically correct manner
  • Are willing to accept the challenge when everyone else give up
  • Have the ability to work on different levels of detail and adjusting it to the circumstances
  • Are open to hear different opinions and willing to facilitate complex discussions leading to efficient solutions satisfactory for all stakeholders

Your experience and background

  • Measure delivery of service to proactively identify and implement improvements to achieve the quality, and enhance user experience
  • Experienced in identifying and implementing opportunities to standardise services and processes to improve operational performance
  • Experience in working in service delivery management
  • Strong stakeholder management skills, capable of fostering culture of collaboration with the strategic suppliers
  • Strong conflict management, resolution skills and quality control skills
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Agile
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
  • Good time-management skills
  • Great communication, interpersonal and networking skills
  • Excellent knowledge of industry and market trends, and best practices
  • Commercially and financially astute
  • Experience in managing geographically dispersed stakeholders


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 20/10/2022.

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.



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