Building a Better Plant-Based Future together

IT Collaboration - Assistant Manager

Role: IT Collaboration Assistant Manager

Location – Bangalore/Bengaluru, India

At Upfield our purpose is clear: we make people healthier and happier with nutritious and delicious, natural, plant-based products that are good for you, our planet; and with packaging that’s free from plastic.  We’ve got iconic brands like Rama, Country Crock, Blue Band and Flora that people all over the world know and love. We’ve been a trusted category leader since 1871 and yet we feel like we’re only just getting started.

Performance, Passion and Care define who we are as a company, how we work every day, and the responsibility we feel toward our Associates, our consumers, our business partners and our world.

We have big ambitions to grow this business and we want to attract the right people – those that love what they do, thrive on responsibility and are looking for career defining opportunities.

About the Role!

Main Responsibilities

  • Graduate with 5 years relevant IT work experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience within the Microsoft Windows/Messaging ecosystem as a manager and/or team lead within a large enterprise.
  • Extensive experience and familiarity with the Microsoft Office 365 online suite having managed or migrated associates and services to the cloud.
  • Advanced experience working with collaboration tools and services such as SharePoint, OneDrive, Yammer etc.
  • Extensive familiarity and understanding of identity systems and solutions along with cloud application and security best practices. Minimum of 5 years of experience delivering and managing solutions and projects in a management capacity
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience working with Messaging and collaboration tools and services.
  • Experience of a handling team is a must.
  • Willingness to scale up to contribute to End user computing space as well.
  • Service delivery management of driving team and getting work done and closing tasks with vendor partners.
  • Dictating, defining policies and processes that add value, for the benefit of the organization.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Advanced knowledge relative to administration, engineering, and implementation of Exchange and email messaging platforms
  • Advanced experience with Office 365 suite including but not limited to Exchange, SharePoint, OneDrive, Yammer etc.
  • Advanced experience with Active Directory and group policy.
  • Strong understanding of identity and SSO services
  • Experience managing offshore delivery partners ensuring timely /on-budget project completion
  • Experience project managing / integrating systems within complex landscapes including cloud architecture and delivery
  • Knowledge of and experience with Office 365 products and emerging features. Experience with collaboration and social community solutions
  • Experience in people and change management
  • Experience with waterfall and agile software development methodologies
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with Help Desk ticketing systems like Service Now
  • MCSE SharePoint, MCSA Office 365 and MCSD Azure highly valued

Your Personal Power!

At Upfield we want you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.

You’ll have to enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and it will take hard work and determination; we will give you the ownership you need to make an impact. 

You’ll have to deliver on the commitments you make. And we’ll give you the freedom and flexibility to do your job and build your own career. 

At Upfield we want you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.

About Upfield!

We are the largest plant-based company in the world, and we believe in doing what’s right for our people, our customers and the planet.

We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers.

If you want to make an impact where it matters apply now!