DP World Canada
Enterprise Applications Manager
As a new world takes shape, DP World enables smarter trade and improves lives. Our modern, strategically positioned marine terminals and logistics parks have the speed, reliability and reach to ensure your cargo gets to where it needs to be – but what sets us apart is our team of experts with our unceasing commitment to innovation. The world is changing at an unparalleled pace and we are growing to meet its needs. With more capacity coming online we are ready for the future. We trade smarter. For us, going beyond is a brand of service that has made us a leader the world over.
We are part of a global network of 128 business units in 60 countries across six continents with a dedicated, diverse and professional team of more than 53,000 employees from 131 countries. With a portfolio of 78 operating marine and inland terminals supported by a network of 128 business units in 60 countries across 6 continents, DP World aims to be essential to the bright future of global trade, ensuring everything we do has a long-lasting positive impact on economies and society.
A newly created role with a mandate to support the continuous growth of this global organization, Enterprise Applications Manager will lead the ongoing development of DP World’s technology and Enterprise Applications. Reporting to the Director, IT, the Enterprise Applications Manager will help build on the organization’s reputation as an innovative industry leader while promoting a team culture of accountability, transparency, collaboration and customer service. Leading a dedicated group, the Manager will define the future-state for Applications and ensure best practices are in place for quality assurance management and vendor management. This role will be charged with looking strategically at the various systems utilized by DP World Canada and determining their capacity and suitability as the business evolves. In addition, the Manager will support and mentor their team and showcase the value-add and high service level delivery of the IT function throughout the organization.
The ideal candidate will have a vision for how a strategically planned and managed applications portfolio can provide stability, flexibility and scalability in addition to improving efficiencies in an incredibly fast-paced, 24/7 operation. The Application Manager will possess a nurturing and supportive leadership approach with an ability to work collaboratively with a wide range of internal stakeholders to reach new goals that serve the needs of DP World Canada. Additionally, this individual will also have a demonstrable reputation as a skillful communicator, an outstanding team leader, and a true talent manager. The incumbent will have a track record of outstanding client relationship management, as well as a proven ability to develop, plan and deliver mission critical initiatives on time and on budget.