Operational IT Service Owner with an interest in Network and Security to Stockholm School of Economics

IT Services

Are you passionate about managing, developing and implementing IT services and ensuring the smooth delivery of critical technology solutions? Do you thrive in a dynamic environment and aspire to advance your career in IT service management? If you're looking for a rewarding opportunity to develop and grow professionally, then join us at the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) as an IT Service Owner!

We are currently seeking an IT Service Owner to join our IT Department at the Stockholm School of Economics (SSE). We believe you have a solid foundation in IT service management, with a few years of relevant experience. As part of a small team with diverse roles, you will be expected to work both strategically and hands-on with IT service management tasks.


As an IT Service Owner at SSE, you'll have a pivotal role in managing and optimizing our IT services. Your responsibilities will include a wide range of tasks, such as:

  • Overseeing the entire lifecycle of IT services, ensuring they effectively meet the needs of the organization and its users.
  • Coordinating with various stakeholders to define service requirements and align them with business objectives.
  • Proactively identifying areas for service improvement and implementing solutions to enhance service delivery.
  • Ensuring well-functioning IT operations and maintenance.
  • Monitoring service performance and responding to incidents and service requests efficiently.
  • Staying updated with the latest trends and best practices in IT service management to continuously optimize service quality.
  • Establishing and ensuring compliance with budgetary requirements.

Your profile

In this role, it is essential to be problem-solving, driven, and proactive, with a strong ability to take initiative. Excellent communication skills are a must, along with the ability to work effectively with diverse teams and individuals. A service-minded approach and a people-friendly attitude are highly valued. Additionally, being structured and flexible will help you thrive in our international and entrepreneurial environment. A dedication to ongoing learning and improvement, essential for staying at the forefront of our ever-evolving field.


  • A few years’ experience from similar tasks, such as IT service management and IT security tasks.
  • Experience from procurements. This includes tasks such as identifying needs, sourcing suppliers, negotiating contracts, and managing vendor relationships to ensure cost-effective and high-quality procurement outcomes.
  • A higher education, from a relevant field such as IT or Technology.
  • Fluency in English and Swedish, both written and spoken.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Certification in IT Security.
  • Experience in network security, mobile security, client security, IT security systems, and access systems.
  • Understanding of cybersecurity principles and best practices.
  • Previous experience in a similar work environment.
  • Proficiency in IT service desk operations.

Additional information

This is a full-time permanent position with a six-month probationary period. We use background checks on the final candidates.


About Stockholm School of Economics

Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment August 2024, or according to agreement
Salary According to agreement
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2024/38
  • Linda Ackered, Human Resources,
  • Daniel Ekelöf, Chief Information Officer,
Published 29.May.2024
Last application date 23.Jun.2024 11:59 PM CEST

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