At A Glance
At TUI, we never stop looking ahead, seeking new ways to delight our customers and grow our business. We recognise the power of digital and the massive contribution this brings to creating a truly unique and differentiated customer experience.
We have embarked on an exciting, large scale digital transformation journey and are looking for talented and dedicated people to join TUI Group’s Cloud Centre of Excellence (CCoE) team.
With executive support, the team is responsible for developing and managing the cloud strategy, implementing governance and best practices, evangelising other employees and the organization as a whole to transform the business using cloud.
The CCoE team members have ownership over the overall cloud strategy, facilitate adoption of the technology, help migrate workloads, optimize and support all of the organizations' applications journey into the cloud.
Cross-functional and hands-on, the team fosters collaboration with local market teams, evangelises best practices and shares knowledge with colleagues across the IT organisation.
It is responsible for overseeing all cloud activities through a dedicated governance model that keeps track of the progress of TUI’s cloud journey and how it matches its targets.
To achieve this, you will have strong programme / project management, IT governance, communications and financial modelling capability along with personal characteristics including drive, energy, can-
do attitude and a proven track record of delivering pragmatic solutions and measurable results.
What You Will Be Doing
As a Cloud Programme Manager you will part of a team of high-quality, innovative and like-minded people, who are responsible for advancing TUI’s cloud journey across several lines of business.
Main duties and responsibilities of the role are to :
Govern the execution of TUI’s cloud strategy and be a key sponsor of its adoption process
Lead, define key initiatives and drive outcomes of the overall cloud programme
Define and manage reporting of the cloud programme initiatives, through appropriate materials and communication strategies that keep up-
to-date and / or influence relevant leadership teams
Establish and maintain strong relationships with the CCoE customers across the organisation, both locally and at group level
Identify opportunities to augment the collaboration of the CCoE with its customers
Foster a customer service culture through proactive engagement, ownership and the creation of a strong sense of accountability within the team
Partner with CCoE customers, team members and relevant stakeholders to successfully govern demand collection and requirements definition of cloud initiatives and / or products
Educate and market CCoE product offerings, how best to leverage the services and take advantage of the cloud value proposition
Work together with TUI’s cloud design authority and landing zone team to ensure the delivery of appropriate cloud products to CCoE customers
Collaborate with finance colleagues in the definition of cloud business cases for key initiatives and / or migrations of on-
premise workloads to cloud computing platforms
Facilitate the engagement of cloud communities of practice across the organisation
Define and execute a communication strategy to share cloud achievements and promote success stories, hence being a driver for change in the culture of the company
Work with suppliers, partners and varied stakeholders across the group to organise cloud related events that support training and enablement of people
Ensure governance, regulatory, data protection and privacy requirements are adhered to
Guarantee that the established TUI Information Security policies and standards are adhered to
You will support the Group Cloud Transformation Director and the Group Chief Technology Officer senior leadership team in defining strategies as well as creating and presenting communication material to various executive forums, steering committees and internal / external stakeholders.
What We Are Looking For
This is a unique position for a senior programme manager with a customer centric mindset to get involved in the exciting opportunity to shape the digital transformation of TUI Group.
Bachelor's degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
Fundamental knowledge of AWS cloud computing services and technology
Proven experience in successfully leading complex initiatives that span one or multiple lines of business, on-time, on-
schedule and within budget
Have demonstrable experience in financial analysis, business planning, budget development, objectives and success criteria setting
Strong experience using project management tools, Jira, Word, Excel and Powerpoint
Build and maintain relationships by engaging business leaders to establish credibility, solve problems, build consensus and achieve objectives
Experience of working in distributed multicultural teams across different lines of business and application backgrounds, including near shore and offshore team members and / or service providers
Excellent English communicator, both verbal and written to influence, challenge, engage, negotiate and inspire your team, peers, stakeholders and leadership teams across the Group
Commercial awareness with strong client facing and vendor relationship management skills
Positive attitude, proactive and persistent stance, problem-solving skills and a strong commitment to delivering quality work
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Experience in large scale migration of on-premise workloads to cloud computing platforms
Demonstrable knowledge and / or experience with Agile and / or DevOps methodologies
Basic / intermediate understanding of verbal German language
Formal project management qualification
Working Within TUI Group
TUI Group is the world’s number one integrated tourism group. Covering the entire touristic value chain under one roof we employ 70,000 people in over 100 countries and offer 27 million customers comprehensive services in around 180 destinations worldwide.
Help make our customers smile and in return you will receive a competitive salary, pension scheme and further benefits such as generous holiday discounts, great rates with foreign exchange and discounts with retailers.