Projectconsultant Business Process Improvement

Master
Medior
Finance
Zaandam, The Netherlands
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The job

For our operation in the Netherlands (Albert Heijn, Etos and Gall & Gall) we are looking for a Project Consultant with a finance background who can be a linking pin between a project manager and a finance techie. Someone who is change minded, driven and enjoy in taking on challenging projects.

Does this interest you? Please take your time and read the vacancy.

The job itself

For our operation in the Netherlands (Albert Heijn, Etos and Gall & Gall) we are looking for a consultant with a finance background who can be a linking pin between a project manager and a finance techie. Someone who is change minded, driven and enjoy in taking on challenging projects.

What is our ideal candidate? Someone who….

  • …simply wants to be part of the best team within Business Services Finance;
  • …is driven by implementing core financial services and participate in a broad spectrum of projects;
  • …stand out as partner for change within the organisation;
  • …can be a self-starter, can analyze data and loves to do this;
  • …is not scared to think outside the box and to present a pitch for a broad public.

Does this interest you? Please take your time and read the vacancy.

The business

The objective for Business Process Improvement is to manage and support change. Our main responsibility is to drive and realize the Business Services Finance Change & Improvement agenda, by conducting a wide variety of projects. You will be participating in various projects that have impact on finance processes to make sure that these initiatives fit into the Business Services catalogue. You can use project management skills, agile way of working and process optimization techniques to realize and secure smart and scalable solutions.

What would be a “normal” working day look like, you wonder?

  • Well, you are a part of a team consisting of finance professionals who are self-starting, independent and have a strong drive to realize change;
  • You will be participating in a broad spectrum of business projects and represent BS Finance in the role of poster-boy or poster-girl;
  • Also, you will be building a broad network of internal customers / stakeholders (business management, business controllers, project leads, IT departments, Genpact);
  • You (re-)design end-to-end financial processes, including the necessary controls, ensuring that our stakeholders can conduct business in an efficient and effective manner;
  • Overall you will be developing and applying project management, will work agile and use process optimization techniques ánd are an active participant in project decision taking.

Your new office

Ahold Delhaize is one of the world’s largest food retail groups, a leader in supermarkets and e-commerce, and a company at the forefront of sustainable retailing. Our family of great local brands serves more than 50 million shoppers each week in the United States, Europe and Indonesia. In Europe, in most of the countries we are the number 1 or 2 supermarket company, leader in speciality stores such as Albert Heijn and Delhaize, and in the Netherlands we own the leading e-commerce company, bol.com.

Each brand shares a passion for delivering great food, value and innovations, and for creating inclusive workplaces that provide rewarding professional opportunities. Our brands have also established meaningful, lasting commitments to strengthen local communities, source responsibly and help customers make healthier choices. 

The BPI team consist of 3 Consultants in total now and 4 RPA developers. As BPI Consultant your home base is de Icoon, but will walk several miles between de Icoon and our head office.

What do we offer?

  • The opportunity to be part of team of finance professionals that is responsible for a challenging Improvement Agenda, contributing to Ahold Delhaize’s strategy of Simplicity and Efficient Finance Solutions;
  • Work in the dynamic and continuously changing environment of Ahold and food retail in general;
  • An environment where development and sharing of content knowledge and personal skills are an integral part of work.

Besides good career benefits, we also offer great other benefits such as:

  • a competitive gross monthly salary (€ 4,506.- a month at its max) with a great pension plan.
  • 45 vacation days in total.
  • the ability to follow courses via the Finance Frontrunners University.
  • a grocery discount at Albert Heijn and samples! At our head office we get the change to test/taste samples of products on a regular basis.

Requirements

  • A University degree in for example Business Administration, Economics, or other relevant (financial) area;
  • Work experience of 2 - 4 years as a Consultant, project manager or similar job profile. Process design experience and tech savvyness is a big plus;
  • You are a process thinker: knowledge of (retail) processes is a plus but not required;
  • You have strong analytic skills, are self-starting and independent;
  • In possession of strong communication skills and advising skills. Kick ass pitching skills are a plus;
  • Some projects may require travelling to foreign Ahold Delhaize and/or Genpact locations.

What is our ideal candidate? Someone who…

  • …simply wants to be part of the best team within Business Services Finance;
  • …is driven by implementing core financial services and participate in a broad spectrum of projects;
  • …stand out as partner for change within the organization;
  • …can be a self-starter, can analyze data and loves to do this;
  • …is not scared to think outside the box and to present a pitch for a broad public.

Apply now

Seeing is believing. That is a fact for our local stores, but certainly also for our head office in Zaandam, the Netherlands. Perhaps Ahold Delhaize is your new workplace where you as Projectconsultant BPI be part of a great and dynamic BPI team. Apply now with resume and cover letter.

Ahold Delhaize (including AH, ETOS en Gall) does not approve of commercial, contractor and/or agency acquisition or commercial use of this advertisement. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and will not be considered by us.

Application process

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Apply
2.
Invitation
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1st interview
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2nd interview
5.
Job offer
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Opt. assessment
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