Digital Transformation Manager APAC

  • Bangkok
  • Work experience
  • IT
  • Published: 15.11.2022
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Digital Transformation Manager

About us: BayWa r.e. is a growth-driven multinational headquartered in Germany. We are in 29 countries with more than 4000 employees. We are leaders in the renewable energy sector, active in offshore and onshore wind, solar and storage.

In the APAC region, we are already more than 230 employees located in our 9 country offices throughout the APAC region (Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, and Australia). Our business activities include trading, project development, operations & maintenance and tailor-made energy solutions.

About the role
You will lead the digital transformation in the APAC region to drive operational excellence and productivity management across business units.
This position will be based in our regional hub in Bangkok and reports to the APAC regional directors

What You Will Do

  • Work closely with the management for the planning and implementation of the digital roadmap in the APAC region
  • Identify the needs of the different business units and department, propose new innovative solutions and take charge of the integration into the existing digital landscape
  • Optimize existing digital platforms, i.e. process automation of back office processes and productivity tools for employees
  • Manage digital projects initially, and potentially grow the team of project managers as the roadmap rolls out
  • Build bridges between people and technology to develop a digital culture and maximize the use of efficient tools and systems
  • Coordinate with other DTMs across other businesses and relevant corporate functions to ensure harmonization and optimization of systems across the enterprise architecture
  • Drive tool-/ system standardization initiatives to support the path of processes digitalization and enable a lean and harmonized business tools suite
  • Interact with relevant group functions outside the own business entity and align with group wide strategic improvement and digitalization initiatives
  • Provide transparency through transformation office setup; monitor priorities, timelines, milestones, and progress
  • Encourage knowledge sharing and collaboration across the units to accelerate improvements and benefits
  • Be a digital transformation mentor and ambassador

What You Bring

• Bachelor, Master or equivalent degree in IT, engineering, Business Management or similar
• Minimum 5 year+ experiences in operational and strategic digital business transformation / transition in a corporate environment.
• Track record in managing complex international digital projects and programs in an agile and growing business environment in a volatile market and VUCA environment
• Solid Knowledge in information technology Infrastructure, software product management and cloud principles
• Knowledge of MS Office 365 and Salesforce preferred
• Experience in building and managing a scalable digital portfolio and roadmaps
• Experience in standard project methods (e.g., PMI, IPMA, PRINCE2) and agile methods (e.g., Scrum, Kanban and SAFe)
• Experience in leadership and mentoring
• Experience in digital tools harmonization and implementation
• Ideally experience in building a digital strategy which empower the business goals
• Ability to utilize data analysis into actions and improvements to get real impact
• Excellent written and oral English proficiency

What We Are Ready To Offer You

  •  A flexible working environment so that you can maintain a positive work-life balance.
  •  A diverse and inclusive team with a strong culture focusing on employee health and wellbeing.
  • The possibility to make a positive contribution to our planet and use your knowledge to set new standards in Renewable Energy
  • Performance bonus

IIs This Role The Right Fit For You?

  • Are you a “hands-on” person with a can do attitude?
  • Do you have excellent communication and presentation skills as well as a naturally positive and progressive stakeholder management approach?
  • Do you have a flexible and entrepreneurial spirit, with ability to cope and adapt to our ever-changing business?

Diversity and Equal Opportunity
At BayWa r.e. we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates.
All employment is decided based on qualifications, potential, merit, and business need.
We do not discriminate on the basis of origin, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.


We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us.
  • Clara Eboli
  • Head of HR Asia
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