IT Application Manager

  • Company: Bulgari Horlogerie S.A.
  • Location: Switzerland
  • Business group: Watches & Jewelry
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Information Technology/Information System
  • Experience required: Minimum 10 years
  • Reference No.: BULG03138
  • Date of publication: 2018.09.18

IT Application Manager

Bulgari is one of the most prestigious brands and global players on the luxury market which operates in more than 50 countries worldwide. We create, manufacture, distribute and sell a wide range of high-end jewels, watches, perfumes and accessories through selected distributors and a network of 259 owned stores in the most exclusive shopping areas in the world.

In order to strengthen the IT Team based in Neuchâtel we are recruiting a Business IT Applications Manager

Main job objectives

Reporting directly to our IT Senior Manager, you are responsible of our IT applications team and will be the single point of contact for the key business partners in your area of responsibility. In addition, you will capture business requirements and will work with internal and external software partners to implement those requirements in existing/new business applications.


You will lead a team of 3 persons and serve as a primary point of contact to process owners and key-users and ensure successful integration of technologies within an operational group or function.

Working closely with business owners and key-users you will develop requirement specifications, test protocols, and operational documentation. You will lead assignments and projects of moderate to high complexity following company development methodology and understanding operating companies' business processes. 

In cooperation with the business partner community, you will modify existing procedures to solve complex problems or improve existing processes, research and assesse emerging technologies, innovative solutions and methodologies to foster best practices, quality and process efficiencies.

You will be in charge of ensuring a smooth migration of technologies on the production environment, you will manage knowledge transfer thru the organization, maintain and review operational procedures with business owner, key-users and support teams. You will be responsible for deliverables respect business requirements and quality standards, monitor development costs and assure business benefits are aligned with expectations.

In addition, you will monitor IT operations are aligned with defined service level, and act to facilitate communication and understanding between key-users and support teams.


You are graduated with a University degree, a Master engineering diploma or an equivalent diploma. You have at least 4 years of working experience in an IT department. You master SAP, MM, SD PP and ITIL. You have developed a good knowledge of the Project management methodologies. The knowledge of the watch Industry is a real asset. At last, you are fluent in French and in English, and Italian should be a distinct advantage.

As a team player, you are willing to learn. Committed and open minded, you interact well with people and are dedicated to our internal clients to maintain effective relationships. You can effectively cope with change and comfortably handle risk and uncertainty. Respectively, you work in an organized and structure manner and use rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions. Results oriented, you constantly search to exceed goals successfully. Your excellent negotiation skills allow you to perform in your daily activities. Finally, you are creative and you come up with many new and unique ideas.


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