Digital Business Developer at Stockholm School of Economics

IT Services

Are you an experienced digital business professional looking to take your career to the next level? We have an exciting opportunity for you! IT Consultancy firm Polar Cape is assisting Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) with a recruitment for a temporary digital business developer position. This is a unique chance to work on high-impact projects and gain valuable experience. And when the assignment is complete, you'll have the opportunity to join the Polar Cape team as an IT-consultant on a permanent basis. Don't miss out on this opportunity to advance your career and make a meaningful impact in the field of digitalization.

The Stockholm School of Economics is seeking a business partner to help facilitate the transformation of its digital environment by connecting the IT department and business operations. The selected candidate will be involved in the prioritization and decision-making process for digitalization needs, as well as part of the full application/system lifecycle, from detecting needs to implementing IT support and new ways of working.

The role

As Digital Business Developer, you collaborate with the operation’s stakeholders regarding processes, way of working, challenges, applications, systems, infrastructure and digital services. You are responsible for the relationship between the business operation and the IT Department. You work in close collaboration with the CIO and the stakeholders in the organization to develop the relationships. You maintain a continuous dialogue with system suppliers, IT coworkers and are responsible for information and follow-ups for planned IT changes. You take part in the whole project process; planning, prioritizing as well as driving and running projects and assignments.

You are an experienced business analyzer with an understanding of IT and digital operational questions. To be successful in this role you need to be perceptive and pragmatic, as you are one of the key communicators between stakeholders within SSE’s digital business development process.

Is this you?

To be successful in this role you have:

- a few years working experience from positions such as IT business developer, IT project manager IT operation manager, Change manager or similar

- experience of needs- and requirements analysis

- experience from process mapping

- some experience from IT system/service procurements

- experience from implementation projects including planning, migration and testing

You have a relevant education, preferably in System Sciences or similar. You are fluent in Swedish and English, both written and oral. Personality wise, you are curious and can initiate and drive change. With your analytical and strategical abilities, you have a holistic perspective and aspire teamwork through dialogue and dedication.

We offer

A role in an exciting organization in a digital changing phase with competent colleagues. This is an opportunity to be a part of an exciting journey where your competencies will quickly broaden and develop. Furthermore, you will, to a great extent, be able to influence your own role as well as SSE’s way of working with strategic aligned digital business development.

You will work at one of the top business schools in Europe where gender equality and internationalization are highly valued.


This is a time-limited, substitute employment due to parental leave, located in Stockholm City. The assignment will be for approximately one year. Start date as soon as possible. An ongoing selection is applied and the ad may be closed before last application day.

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About the Stockholm School of Economics

The Stockholm School of Economics is ranked as the top business school in the Nordic and Baltic countries and enjoys a very strong international reputation. World-class research forms the foundation of our educational offering. Through creativity and collaboration, the Stockholm School of Economics provides an environment where committed students and accomplished researchers meet to address contemporary business and economics challenges, particularly sustainability, diversity, and innovation.

SSE is committed to a balanced gender distribution and values various backgrounds and experiences among our employees. Therefore, we welcome all applicants regardless of their gender, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion, or other beliefs.

About Polar Cape Consulting

We are an IT consultancy, founded in 2010 with the purpose of creating a great workplace for individuals who love consultancy, impact and teamwork. Since 2010 we have grown to become over 170 talents (a number we aspire to change every month). We have our offices in Stockholm Sweden and Skopje and Bitola, Macedonia where we collaborate in agile teams, managed teams and consulting on client site.

During these 12 years, we have also been announced as Sweden’s and Europe’s best place to work, and have been in top 5, four years in a row.

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Type of employment Temporary position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment As soon as possible
Salary According to agreement
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2023/1
Union representative
  • ST,
  • Akademikerföreningen Union,
Published 13.Feb.2023
Last application date 31.Mar.2023 11:59 PM CEST