IT Director (ENG)

As the IT Director you will lead the IT function and drive the Information Technology strategy across Vermaat.
40 uur

Let's make it yours.

What are you going to do?

As the IT Director you will lead the IT function and drive the Information Technology strategy across Vermaat. It is your challenge to design and operate a future-proof, secure and stable IT landscape that enables us reach our business objectives. You will be responsible for further-building the IT roadmap and leading the implementation and operation of all technology infrastructure deployed across the company, while staying on trend with developments in the market.  In order to lead the IT organization, you will demonstrate a “helicopter view” with a strong commercial focus able to challenge the business on IT related decision making. You understand that the world of F&B is changing rapidly and the demand of our consumer changes based upon availability of data. You must be able to work with multiple project teams simultaneously and thrive in fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Your job responsibilities are:

  • Demonstrate a strong vision on trends and new technologies and drive vision throughout the organization
  • Develop IT goals, and metrics and adjust IT standards and technologies to meet Vermaat’s organizational and financial objectives
  • Define and execute a technology roadmap that enables a more connected, responsive, and customer focused organization
  • Project manage several projects simultaneously
  • Work together with other board members to co-develop required technology vision
  • Build, maintain, and operate a stable IT infrastructure (both for value-creating & supporting systems)
  • Lead a team responsible for defining and communicating plans, processes, and standards for acquiring, implementing, and operating IT systems
  • Promote a team culture that puts the customer at the center of everything it does, and lead by example 
  • Manage relationships with IT delivery partners, internal providers and the own team
  • Develop and manage the Information Technology annual operating and capital budgets
  • Reports into CEO, and is strong Partner for Board

Who are you?

  • Master’s degree, preferably in IT, computer sciences
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in comparable position within a fast-paced organization
  • Proven track record of success in leadership positions
  • Exceptional project management and organizational skills
  • Experience with a multichannel IT landscape is considered as an advantage
  • Operational experience with scrum / agile way of working
  • Fluent in Dutch and good in English
  • A passion for food is considered a plus

What we offer you?

  • The opportunity to set up the role in the way you think is best. In your own way!
  • An interesting work environment that supports growth and professionalization
  • A strong culture that provides you room to be, or become, te best version of yourself
  • An organisation that is actively working on bringing and keeping the renewed values alive; personal, inventive, competent, driven, entrepreneurial
  • Suitable remuneration, incl car, bonus, pension, phone and laptop

About Vermaat

We are Vermaat. Vermaat develops and runs catering concepts to businesses, hospitals, museums, universities, airports and events. We bring our own concepts into the market. With 300 locations throughout the country and 3.500 employees, we are among the five largest employers in the hospitality industry. They are unique, with the touch of Vermaat. We make your world of taste with food and drinks, talented and ambitious colleagues in special restaurants. We build timeless partnerships and work with the utmost care for people and the environment.

The Headquarters of Vermaat is located in IJsselstein and will be your work location. The total IT team consists of 12 employees, amongst which a manager ICT, coordinator Technical Administration, 5 technical administrators and 5 functional administrators.


1 Online solliciteren
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2 Eerste gesprek
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3 Tweede gesprek
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4 Aanbod
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5 Aan de slag
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