Brown-Forman (Senior) IT Application Analyst in Moscow, Russia
Who is Brown-Forman?
Brown-Forman Russia is part of the international company Brown – Forman Corporation.
We are the leader in the imported premium vodka and a significant player in Standard+ whiskey segment in Russia. We offer such brands as: JACK DANIEL’S, FINLANDIA VODKA, WOODFORD RESERVE as well as a portfolio of Single Malts and premium tequilas.
We are committed to and expand our footprint in premium Whisky and Vodka categories in Russia, through a solid commercial strategy, portfolio development and building a diverse and inclusive culture that inspires and develops people, celebrating teamwork and rewarding agility.
B-F Russia's vision is to outpace competition and bring emerging markets development to new heights by boosting Premium+ whiskey & vodka growth, powering-up our commercial capabilities and developing our crew.
Meaningful Work From Day One
To be a brand champion and guardian in the Russian market, driving IT infrastructure and implementing and supporting collaborative technologies while embracing the company’s unique, diverse corporate aesthetic within our culture.
What You Can Expect
Lead the B-F Russia local Salesforce CRM configuration & operational business support activities;
Work closely with B-F Russia business users to select and implement collaborative technology solutions;
Define local IT roadmap and portfolio of projects, in particular during the annual planning exercise;
Engage & mobilize resources from Global and European IT teams to support the delivery of the approved projects;
Coordinate the rollout, maintenance/support, and training program for the use of Salesforce and other front-office technologies in Russia, driving full user adoption of processes and technical solutions;
Under the guidance of Global B-F COE, serve as the local in-house expert responsible for CRM and collaborative technologies design, implementation, testing, and support;
Analyze & translate high-level business needs into IT requirements, assess and select technology, engage the appropriate stakeholders in line with our IT strategy, coordinate the preparation of business cases;
The key face of IT to the local Business, acting as the first point of contact for IT needs at B-F Russia;
Create and maintain relationships with business users so that new ideas and technologies can be introduced;
Progressively engage on a broader number of projects on top of Salesforce CRM, e.g., BI solutions (Sales & Ops Planning/forecasting, reporting, integration with external data from partners/wholesalers/customers);
Participate in global system development projects to ensure that local needs are understood;
Make recommendations to B-F Russia employees on the potential use of IT technologies to solve operational business issues and improve business effectiveness & efficiency;
What You Bring to the Table
Degree in Computer Science or related field plus several years applicable business experience;
Demonstrated proficiency and understanding of technology & systems;
Ability to listen to business colleagues and develop mutually satisfactory IT solutions to business needs;
Technical knowledge of world-class CRM platform;
Understanding of BI tools and concepts such as BW, Tableau, Business Objects, or similar;
Ability to quickly learn and adapt to new technologies and changing business environment;
Fluent in Russian and English.
Nothing Better in the Market
Total Rewards at Brown-Forman is designed to engage our people to ensure our sustainable and profitable growth for generations to come. As a premium spirits company, we offer premium and equitable pay & bonus for individual and company performance. We offer a range of premium benefits that reflect our company values and meet the needs of our diverse workforce.
In Brown-Forman Russia we offer the competitive benefits package including, but not limited to flexible-working options, life insurance, medical insurance for you and your direct family, along with vibrant career opportunities and set of perks.
Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.
Business Area: Global Information Technology
Req ID: JR-00003103