Project Manager Finance Transformation

Project Manager Finance Transformation

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Veghel, Netherlands.
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Project Manager Finance Transformation 


Aspire. Grow. Achieve. Together. 

Are you looking to develop your career and satisfy your ambitions at a company where you can aspire to new heights, enjoy personal growth, and thrive on achievement?  


At Vanderlande we have embarked on a journey to get to a digital world class Finance function. Do you get excited when managing projects and initiatives that will transform the finance function? Where you use your skills and passion to get things done, if needed hands-on, and continue to develop yourself in this fast-growing environment? There is no doubt that you have proven experience in successfully delivering projects while managing a diverse and high-level stakeholder field in an international business environment. So, seize this opportunity and join us. In this world of technology, we believe in people – especially those who take ownership and responsibility, as well as being totally dedicated, customer-driven and always having the ambition to learn.  

What will you be doing? 

As a Project Manager Finance transformation, your key objective is to effectively manage projects for Finance initiatives which drive the Finance roadmap. In this challenging role, you will be part of the Finance Transformation Office. Within this dynamic change environment, you feel energised by connecting, motivating, and persuading people within the project team and bring forth the best in them. Within your role you intensively cooperate within a variety of fields within Vanderlande, for instance Services, ICT (Information and Communication Technology) and Supply Chain. 



As Project Manager, you are a natural leader who is responsible for managing the multidisciplinary projects across the silos. Your main responsibilities lie in managing high quality projects within the budget, time and scope. Identifying and mitigating project risks and opportunities are crucial for your project and stakeholders.  

Your activities will cover the entire Project Management range, from start to finish. You will cover project initiation including scope and business case definition, staffing, planning & reporting, budgeting. Translation of improvement ideas into future business design, including facilitating exploration and design workshops and working with external partners to leverage outside-in expert views. Successful delivery to the satisfaction of Finance sponsors is what drives you. 


What do we ask from you?

For you to be successful in this role, we ask you to bring to the table: 

  • A Bachelor / Master’s degree in Finance or a related field. 

  • Project management certification is preferred (e.g. Prince 2, Lean, SAFe/Agile) 

  • Approximately 5-8 years of experience in managing Finance improvement projects, transformation assignments from design to execution (preferably in a top-tier Finance consulting firm). 

  • Proven track record in leading and executing multidisciplinary projects in an international environment. 

  • Proven results in ways of working, either through transformation projects or through day-to-day frontline operational experience. 

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and contributing to our high performing culture.  

  • Understanding sponsor needs and expectations and build trust, also with the project team. 

  • You can coordinate and facilitate international projects with respect for local cultures. While ensuring that each discipline leads and oversees their respective commitments within time and quality constraints. 

  • The ability to independently scope, plan, manage, execute, and control your work and report on monthly status via traffic light format. 

  • In-depth knowledge of MS Office suite and MS Projects. 

  • Excellent communication and motivational skills. 

  • Availability to travel up to approx. 10% of your time. 

What we offer​

In the challenging and responsible position of [position name], you will have the chance to make a significant contribution to industry-leading projects and be connected to our dedicated people and customers. We offer a position in an informal, international and professional working environment with a lot of scope for personal development. By joining our profitable and growing company you will be able to reach your goals and focus on your future.​ 


This position offers a competitive salary range of € 5300,- to € 6800,-  gross per month (excluding 8% holiday allowance). Through exceeding performance expectations, you even have the possibility to grow outside this scale.   


On top of your fixed salaryyou’ll receive the following secondary benefits:​ 

  • 40 vacation days (20 statutory days and a flexible budget worth 20 days).​ 

  • Flexible working hours.​ 

  • A hybrid workplace (40% working from home and 60% in the office).​ 

  • A Health & Wellbeing budget worth €300,- per calendar year. 

  • Commuting allowance, including full reimbursement of travel by public transport.​ 

  • Working from home allowance.​ 

  • Collective pension scheme and discount on additional health insurance.​ 

  • On-site company health centres with a gym, physiotherapists and occupational therapists.​ 

  • Vanderlande Academy and training facilities to boost your skills.​ 

  • A variety in Vanderlande Network communities and initiatives.​ 

  • And a great company restaurant and coffee bar with barista. 


If the role of Project Manager Finance appeals to you, then please apply now by completing the application form, and uploading your CV and motivation cover letter. For more information, please contact Astha Singh, Senior Recruiter on 0413-494 70 or 

Diversity & Inclusion 

Vanderlande is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. 

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