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 Business Readiness Manager - Mayfield Heights, Ohio, United States

Job information
Posted by: Rockwell Automation 
Hiring entity type: Manufacturing 
Work authorization: Not Specified for United States
Position type: Direct Hire, Full-Time 
Compensation: ******
Benefits: See below
Relocation: Not specified 
Position functions: Computers - Programming Languages
Computers - Platforms
Computers - Networks
Computers - Software Engineer
Travel: Unspecified 
Accept candidates: from anywhere 
Languages: English - Fluent
Minimum education: See below 
Minimum years experience: See below 
Resumes accepted in: English
Cover letter: No cover letter requested
Job code: 2477997 / Latpro-3538973 
Date posted: Apr-08-2017
State, Zip: Ohio, 44124


Position Summary:

The Business Readiness Manager (BRM) serves as the liaison between IT and Operations & Engineering Services (OES) for any IT and SAP related projects. The BRM is an influential leader who has experience with managing a diverse project portfolio of business readiness activities related to business strategy, process, and technologies.


  • Build relationships with OES business stakeholders and work to gain an understanding of their strategic direction, operational needs, constraints and opportunities. 

  • Liase with business peers and IT to assist in evaluating projects, drive adoption and compliance of IT tools and procedures and maximize productivity within the business.  

  • Identify site team members to execute business readiness activities. 

  • Provide strategic consultation to OES on design business processes.  Translates conceptual requirements into functional requirements.

  • Collaborate with project managers and project sponsors to align project charters with business objectives. 

  • Maintain a high degree of visibility within the business, attend business meetings and appropriate management forums, as feasible, to serve as central point of contact for all OES IT projects. 

  • Establish a communication network where information will be exchanged on a regular basis to end users and key stakeholders. 

  • Lead OES Business Process Owners (BPO) to develop and maintain end to end processes within OEs that impact Rockwell. 

  • Inform OES management of impact and risks associated with process change.  Sign off and assess risk on business readiness prior to SAP go live. 

  • Acts as the voice of IT within the business. 

  • Ensure a thorough familiarity with company policies and procedures.  Appropriately applies policies and procedures in compliance with government laws.  Policies and procedures include, but not limited to: Standards of Business Conduct, Intellectual Property, Control Environment, Information Protection, ISO 9000 & 14000, government regulations (e.g. health, safety, quality and environmental), and functional policies published on the Rockwell Automation Information Network.

Minimum Qualifications:


  • Bachelor of Science degree in an Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent degree or education.

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in a Project management

  • Strong understanding of an SAP environment

  • Strong understanding of IT

  • Experience in strategic thinking and leading and executing projects. 


  • Ability to build relationships with clients and internal partners

  • Solid understanding of the business and significant knowledge in subject matters pertaining to both IT and the business.

  • Shares viewpoints openly and directly with others, providing relevant and timely information to those who need it; helps others do so, too. 

  • Communicates clearly and persuasively, in both oral and written form, to all varieties and levels of audience. 

  • Consistently moves problems towards resolution when encountering obstacles, uncertain conditions, or situations where lack of data or conflicting data means that there is no clear "right" choice; helps others do same. 

Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening
10-15% international travel 
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to the job. They are not intended to be an all-encompassing list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.  Reasonable accommodations to essential functions of the job will be made if necessary.


Requisition Number:

Business Group:
Operations & Engineering Services

Job Category:
Engineering and Technicians

Relocation Eligible:

Position Type:
Full Time

No. of Positions:

Work State/City:
Mayfield Heights - Ohio, Milwaukee - Wisconsin

Company Overview:
Rockwell Automation, the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Throughout the world, our flagship Allen-Bradley® and Rockwell Software® product brands are recognized for innovation and excellence.

When you choose Rockwell Automation, you join countless talented employees who have helped us establish our leadership position in the automation industry over the past century.

You join a diverse, inclusive and global community with a passion for innovation. A place where you can partner with great minds and inspiring people. And a corporation backed by the financial strength that drives growth - and career opportunities.

As much as we focus on our customers, we know our employees are key to our success and future. Helping you develop a rewarding career is a top priority. Because when you succeed, we succeed.

EEO Statement:
Rockwell Automation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

If you are an individual with a disability and you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process, email our Talent Acquisition representative at (see application details).

Download the EEO is the Law poster and the supplement for more information.


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