IT Business Partner (Business Relationship Manager) (m/f/x)

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Date: 23-Feb-2021

Location: Munich, Germany, 81379

Company: Daiichi Sankyo Europe

Affiliate: Daiichi Sankyo Europe GmbH


Passion for Innovation. Compassion for Patients.™

Daiichi Sankyo and its 15.000 employees in more than 20 countries are dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical products. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for hypertension and thrombotic disorders, under the Group’s 2025 Vision to become a “Global Pharma Innovator with Competitive Advantage in Oncology”. Our European headquarters are in Munich, Germany and we have affiliates in 12 European countries. For more information:


For our headquarter in Munich we are seeking highly qualified candidates to fill the position of a


IT Business Partner (Business Relationship Manager) (m/f/x)


The position:

The IT Business Partner (Business Relationship Manager) is responsible for the stakeholder management of multiple central business functions within our European headquarter and our affiliates in Europe. As proactive partner to the business teams the candidate collaborates on strategic planning and shares ownership for the creation and realization of business value from IT perspective.


Key responsibilities:

Strategic Partnering

  • Partners with business teams to plan new IT investments, evaluate proposals and determine fit with business roadmaps and priorities focusing on business value from IT perspective
  • Evaluate and discuss business strategy plan and share those within IT to identify potential IT strategy, landscape and project portfolio impact and evaluate business projects with potential impact on IT
  • Develop and enhance a positive relationship with business, actively manage expectations & monitoring and improving satisfaction levels 



  • Actively follow the Demand Management Process by creation of business cases and business impact analyses and by coordinating the high-level solution design
  • Apply business process management methods to support the design of new processes, guide process redesign, optimizations and documentation. Develop and promote process governance
  • Be an active part of the IT project/portfolio Management



  • Ensures, that the relevant IT services for the assigned business units delivered "End to End"
  • Moderate regular status update and service review meetings 
  • Engage with IT internal stakeholder to manage the service lifecycle and TCO (total cost of ownership) aligned with the business/technology roadmaps


Personal skills and professional experience:

  • University Degree or equivalent qualification and 5 - 8 years of experience in equivalent position on business or IT side
  • Ability to analyze very complex situations in unknown environments
  • Ability to set expectations with business partners and leverage governance for a positive business partner experience
  • Strategic thinking and ability to map organizational visions
  • Seniority in managing internal and external suppliers
  • Good knowledge of related business processes and technology trends for central business functions in a European/global organization
  • We assume excellent communication skills including a very good knowledge of German and English

What we offer:


We offer an interesting, diversified and challenging position, good contractual conditions, flexible working models, all the social benefits of a modern company and a professional environment where you will have the opportunity for personal growth.


Please apply online at our Career Portal. We are looking foward to hearing from you.