Application Consultant Finance
Vanderlande is a rapidly changing organization and within this rapidly changing environment Technology tops the strategic agendas. Within Vanderlande IT, we believe that technology is a decisive factor to adapt to this changing environment.
Adapting to this changing environment, Vanderlande runs several programs. These programs touch our core tools: ERP systems, surrounding applications and integrations.
Within this role, based within IT, you advise, configure and implement changes in our core tools following business roadmap programs. You work together with business, IT specialists, IT architects and implementation partners.
Vanderlande is growing and so is our Finance domain. Do you want to be part of this growth and help us translating new requirements in top notch solutions?
As Application Consultant Finance you are responsible for solution design and implementation of new functionalities in our core tools and surrounding applications. Integration in our complex IT landscape is key.
Your primary tasks:
- Gather requirements from our internal customers
- Translation of the requirements into specific solutions
- Following product and business roadmaps
- Implement (pilot) solutions in our business
- Testing of solutions
- Guiding user acceptance tests
You will work in the team ‘Business Information Systems’, with global responsibility for maintaining and continuously developing the Vanderlande business application landscape. The team consists of 24 employees together managing the core business applications Oracle JDEdwards (ERP), Oracle Primavera (Project Planning), IBM Maximo (Service operations) and Workday (Human Resources) and surrounding supporting applications and interfaces. Within the department a separate Operations team is present with 9 employees and a team leader.
- Bachelor or Master degree in a relevant technical field with affinity for IT
- You have preferably gained experience working with business applications within industry or (ideally) experience implementing business application solutions
- You understand finance concepts
- You enjoy and have experience in analyzing complex issues
- You like working on several (sub) projects simultaneously
- You are fluent in English (both spoken and written), being fluent in Dutch is a pre
- You like to work structured
- Quality of work is something you see as key
Vanderlande is the global market leader for future-proof logistic process automation at airports – from London Heathrow to Singapore Changi – and in the parcel market, for main players such as UPS and FedEx. Furthermore, we are also a leading supplier of solutions for warehousing giants, which seamlessly integrate innovative systems, intelligent software and life-cycle services.
If you aspire to a position of responsibility – and want to make a difference by facilitating the delivery of what matters most to consumers, passengers and businesses – then the next step on your path to global opportunities is to join Vanderlande. As part of our network and unique culture of freedom and flexibility, you will be connected to our dedicated people, build strong relationships and rise to the challenge of industry-leading projects.
You will grow, take ownership and make every day better as you continue on the road to success with your spirit of adventure – and fulfil your ambitions for personal development through our Academy. Vanderlande will give you the necessary knowledge, tools and support, so that together we have the confidence and ability to exceed our customers’ expectations in over 100 countries.
To achieve our collective goals, you will have a hands-on role working in a positive environment to deliver tangible, state-of-the-art products and improve the competitiveness of our highly visible customers. As an integral part of our team, you will have the enthusiasm and be driven to reach our destination before your next journey with Vanderlande begins…
What we offer
In the challenging and responsible position of Application Consultant Finance you will have the chance to make a significant contribution to the growth and profitability of Vanderlande Industries. Our organisation has been named for several years in a row as ‘Top Employer’ and ‘Best Employer’. We offer a full-time position in an informal and professional working environment with a lot of scope for personal development.
As well as your fixed salary you’ll receive the following secondary benefits:
27 days vacation & 13 ADV (working hours reduction) days
Flexible working hours
Home working facility
Collective pension scheme and insurance facilities for healthcare.
If the role of Application Consultant Finance appeals to you, then please apply now by completing the application form, and uploading your CV and covering letter. For more information about selection process please contact Annelieke van der Poel (Recruiter) +31 413 49 52 88. #LI-AV3