Job Openings IT Integration Lead, SAP

About the job IT Integration Lead, SAP

Join the IT organization of Oterra a Sustainable global leader in the natural color industry and play a significant role in their growth journey through successful IT integration of newly acquired companies

A chance to analyze and integrate the best IT solutions

Oterra is a company in significant growth both organically and via acquisitions, and they need someone to lead and manage the IT integration of newly acquired companies. As Integration Lead you will report to the CIO of Oterra, evaluating the changes needed in terms of infrastructure and applications in alignment with Oterras IT and business strategy. As project manager of the IT integrations, you will manage relationships with key stakeholders and support their projects as a reliable and trusted partner. This is a global role, and you can expect travel activity of approximately 25-30 days a year.

Experienced ERP Project Manager with the ability to engage stakeholders at all levels

We expect you to have a relevant educational background and significant experience in IT from the process industry, either directly or from working with the industry as a consultant. You have a strong understanding of overall IT business applications and their integration, and significant experience with change management. It is fundamental that you have knowledge of SAP, or a similar complex ERP system, in terms of development as well as maintenance, and that you have successfully implemented ERP in an organization.

Interesting opportunity in a market-leading company

In this role, you will have the chance to join an ambitious market-leading company with pronounced growth opportunities. You will have a great deal of freedom and responsibility and take an active part in the development of a newly formed organization with an informal dynamic culture similar to that of a start-up. Furthermore, you will contribute to building up a key player within a market based on entirely natural products which fully respects and promotes contemporary sustainability values and objectives.


The recruitment process is carried out by Venaris Executive Search ( For more information regarding the position, please reach out to Executive Search Consultant Sarah Wædeled on +45 31400672. All requests will be handled confidentially. If this position is for you, do not hesitate to apply by uploading your CV - it is not necessary to include a cover letter.

About Oterra

Oterra is the worlds largest developer and manufacturer of natural coloring ingredients, serving among others over 1,600 customers in the food and beverage industry, and is the global leader in terms of innovation, application, formulation, product portfolio range and geographical reach. They have a strong heritage in natural colors and, since their first color launch in 1876, they have utilized the power of natures true colors and championed that natural is best - supporting their partners in meeting the demand for safe, sustainable, and natural products.

In early 2021, EQT (a private equity company) acquired the natural colors division of Chr. Hansen and founded Oterra, now a stand-alone company. EQT plans to invest significantly in the companys organization and strengthen its digital infrastructure, sustainability capabilities and supply chain setup, thereby increasing Oterras already strong market leadership position. Oterra is headquartered in Hørsholm, Denmark and operates in more than 120 countries with approximately 1000 FTEs 250 of which are in Denmark. For more information about Oterra, visit