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Functional Application Manager | Ede | Netherlands

For our department Projects & Supports we are looking for a Functional Applications Manager.

What will your responsibilities be?

In this role, you will be the contact person for the users of a number of applications we are using like our quality software, ration calculation tools, our in-house De Heus Apps and laboratory software. Your first focus will be to start learning the different applications and help our users with their day to day questions. You will be part in training people to use these tools in the proper way. You have the challenge to maintain satisfaction amongst the users. You will be part of projects related to development of the above mentioned tools. As functional application manager you will be part of our Global Nutrition team and report to the international project & support manager.

What do we expect from you?

You hold a Bachelor or Master degree in a related field (IT, Animal Science or Food Science). You are eager to learn new software tools related to the animal feed business. Some experience is an advantage, but an eagerness to learn and develop yourself is more important. You are willing to work in multiple area’s like QA/QC, Nutrition and IT. You are customer (i.e. user) and service oriented, always willing to help. You must be fluent in English and preferably Dutch.

You recognize yourself in the following characteristics: strong communicator, expert, trainer, resourceful, analytical and proactive.

What do we offer?

Royal De Heus offers you a challenging position in a dynamic and international context. You will have the opportunity to truly make an impact and contribute to realizing our strategy.

Our employees are the energy that drive the progress of our fast-growing, highly ambitious organization. We invest in developing your talents and create a culture of continuous learning and development, no matter what role you are in. You will be given ample opportunity to learn, develop and collaborate with colleagues from all over the world.

We offer you a full-time contract with flexible hours, in an informal culture that offers trust, short lines and fast decision-making. An environment where there is ample room for entrepreneurship. room for self-initiative. You will receive a competitive remuneration package based on your knowledge and experience.


Would you like to know more about this vacancy? Please contact Lucas Ligtenberg, Hoek Consultants, phone +31 (0) 6 27040711 or e-mail lucasligtenberg@hoekconsultants.nl.

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