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IT Data Warehouse Manager

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for an IT Data Warehouse Manager to join our IT team here at DS Smith. You will be a key figure in establishing the next generation of data delivery solutions to help our business become more efficient and productive.  In this role will be working with various teams and key stakeholders across the business to understand what information is required and how it can be used for analysis and reporting.

Some of the other responsibilities you will undertake include acting as a trusted advisor to leaders in the business to develop a clear understanding of business needs, ensuring effective design and implementation of IT solutions to meet those needs.  In addition to this, external technical partners will play a vital role in your success so you will be forging strong working relationships and leading these partners on a regular basis.  You will lead the generation of technology road maps and ensure the integration with overall IT plans and go onto ensure solution delivery in line with that vision. This will be in addition to ensuring business continuity of our service to end users of information supply.

We’re looking for someone who can inspire innovation and continue to seek out opportunities for improvement – a confident individual who can take complex, technical subjects and make them easy to understand so that teams across the organisation can get behind your designs and keep improving the DS Smith offering.

Key Skills

  • Significant experience working in an IT function in a large, complex business, ideally with leadership responsibility

  • Deep understanding of Data and BI solutions, especially cloud-based solutions

  • Proven experience in adaptable solution design across complex application landscapes

  • Capability to lead transformational IT programmes

  • Ability to form strong working relationships with stakeholders and present ideas to them in a user-friendly language

  • Waterfall and Agile methodology experience

  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills – additional European languages would be an advantage


  • Competitive salary

  • Pension scheme

  • Life assurance

  • Income protection

  • 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays

Location: Milton Keynes / Flexible

IT Data Warehouse Manager

DS Smith, Brussels
IT, Warehouse Manager
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