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Project Engineer IT

TRANSPORT | 'S-HEERENBERG, NEDERLAND

In deze uitdagende functie ben je samen met je team verantwoordelijk voor de implementatie van ons nieuw Transport Management Systeem in Europa.

Voorafgaande aan de daadwerkelijke implementatie probeer je de vraag vanuit de business om te zetten naar een functioneel ontwerp. Hierbij dagen we je uit om de juiste balans te vinden tussen IT oplossingen en procedures en discipline in onze operaties. Jij bent samen met een team van professionals van begin tot eind verantwoordelijk voor succesvolle afronding en jij zorgt dat iedere implementatie een groot succes wordt.

Tevens ben je bereidt om de eerste 6 – 12 maanden in Nederland (en België) te werken. Daarna staat de Roemenië op de planning, hierin kun jij een belangrijke rol spelen! 

Je overige werkzaamheden bestaan uit: 

  •      Het testen van verschillende mogelijkheden m.b.t. de inrichting van de software;

  •      Testen van updates vanuit de leverancier;

  •      Samen met gebruikers gewenste functionaliteiten beschrijven en testen;

  •      Opstellen, uitvoeren en bijstellen van (deel) projecten;

  •      Problemen onderzoeken en oplossen;

  •      Trainen en begeleiden van key users;

  •      Intensieve samenwerking met teams binnen de gehele organisatie. 

Dit breng je mee:

  •      Jij bent een ware teamplayer, je bent communicatief vaardig, daadkrachtig, flexibel en resultaatgericht;

  •      Je hebt een sterke affiniteit met Finance, Software en Processen:

  •      Een dikke pré maar geen vereiste: Kennis en ervaring met programmeren (bijvoorbeeld SQL/C#), testen en implementatieprojecten;

  •      Ben je bereid om wanneer nodig te reizen naar onze Europese branches; 

 

Wat je van ons kan verwachten:

  •      Vrijheid om jezelf te ontwikkelen;

  •      Afwisselende en zelfstandige baan;

  •      Een professionele werkomgeving met gedreven en enthousiaste collega’s;

  •      Goede arbeidsvoorwaarden.

Frequently Asked Questions

What we do?
As a part of Mainfreight, you can expect to be helping some of the world’s largest brands become more competitive and efficient. Being a strategic supply chain partner means Mainfreight helps customers get their products from the manufacturer to the end-user in the smartest, most cost-effective way.

Our business can be broken down into three core areas:
Who we are?
It all started in 1978 with a couple of free-thinking entrepreneurs who didn’t care much for rules. As a start-up they challenged the establishment and always took care of their own. Years later, that rebellion and people-first philosophy is still deeply ingrained in our DNA. In 2011 Mainfreight acquired the business of Wim Bosman Group providing further opportunities to expand Mainfreight's international global network with branches throughout Europe.

We have a 100-year vision, that means every person and every decision we make today will leave an imprint on this company now and for 100 years to come. This long-term vision guides us as a business and determines both our decisions and actions every day.

As we extend our operations across the major trading nations of the world, we continue to stand out for the right reasons. It is our uncompromising quality, agility and unique culture which sets us apart.
What is the working culture like?
We are a very flat structured organisation. We have open plan offices and management sit in amongst the team. We do not use the “s” word (staff) and refer to everyone as Team – everyone has a part to play in moving Mainfreight forward and meeting our targets and goals.

We believe in working hard but we also have fun and a laugh while we do it. Our team is empowered to make decisions and have a say in how we do things.
How will my career progress?
Our philosophy is to recruit and ‘grow’ our own people, rather than hire people from other businesses. That is why we invest in and manage the long-term growth and development of our people, right from the start.

Once you have learnt the fundamentals of Mainfreight on the operations floor, you will move into other areas of the business where you will get the right mix of autonomy and support. We believe that smart people can learn the specifics of any role so our focus is on helping you develop personal and professional skills that will allow you take on any role in the business. 

We are an ever-changing business and we are constantly reviewing new ways to help our team develop the world-class skills that will lead our business into the future.
What Training and Development do you offer?
We understand that our biggest asset is our people and that our growth as a business is only limited by our ability to grow our own people. Our training and development strategy reflects this with structured induction, training and development. The Mainfreight difference is that we focus on helping you develop the professional and personal strategies, tools and life skills to step into any role in the business, anywhere in the world.

Our ongoing team development programs around the world currently includes:
  • A full induction program
  • Learning the business from the operations floor-up
  • Structured leadership programmes
  • Personal development courses






Melvin Westerveld | Recruiter
T: +31 314 678 361
E: melvin.westerveld@nl.mainfreight.com

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