Head Finance Tech Infra in Amsterdam

Beschrijving

Team up with ING, the World’s Best Bank in 2017 and a leading international bank at the forefront of technology innovation and digitalization within the industry. Change, renewal and transformation has been in our DNA with one single goal to deliver the best customer experience. Finance is about supporting that change process and innovative culture, accomplished by hiring quality individuals with integrity, personal accountability, teamwork, commitment to excellence, and proactive thinking. If you exemplify our values and want to be part of something big, contact us today.

The COO/CTO Finance team is part of the broader Finance domain at ING. With over 50 people, the team delivers a repertoire of various finance advice services to the COO (Chief Operating Office) and CTO (Chief Transformation Officer) organization, including Performance and Cost Management, Operations and Procurement, Global Change and Transformation , IT Tech and IBSS (ING Business Shared Services) Finance. Our team aims to enable and empower the COO/CTO organization to make robust business decisions based on the provision of high quality financial modelling and forecasting, insightful analysis and commercially-oriented finance reports and finance advice.

Job Overview

The purpose of the role is to lead the Finance Tech Infra team (ten people based in both The Netherlands and Poland). Playing an integral role in designing, implementing and maintaining the strategy for Finance Tech Infra and the co-pilot to the Tech Infra and Workplace Service business partners. In addition, the role provides senior management with IT-relevant and reliable information to drive towards a global scalable infrastructure platform and achieve objectives in the most financially effective and efficient way. This requires strong focus on the transformation and delivery costs of the Tech Infrastructure domain and the recovery through unit based costing of services.

 Key Responsibilities

  • Team leadership and management, which includes employee related activities such as recruitment of team members, performance management (Step-Up) and employee relations matters.
  • Responsible for end to end transparency of Tech Infra financials and forecasting from delivery costing towards charging of Infrastructure services. The role also acts as co-ordination point for the financials of the cross-border tribes of the Infrastructure and Work Place Services business in the Netherlands and Poland
  • Being a true and acknowledged sparring partner of the Management Team on tactical and strategic topics around running IT as a business
  • Responsible for enhancing and standardizing finance controls and management decision support around technology including proper forecasting, scenario analysis
  • Responsible for building business cases and tracking the financial results of the related (strategic) IT contracts - financial modelling, forecasting and complex financial analysis
  • Contributing to knowledge sharing between the ING banking entities and the Tech Infrastructure & Workplace Services on Finance & IT related matters.

How to succeed
For this role the aim is to recruit a highly ambitious and pro-active individual who is capable to support the bank transformation towards global scalable infrastructure platforms, a turnaround in technology and continuous change from local to global and cross border collaboration whilst taking a significant role in leading the internal processes within Finance Tech organization like enhancing financial control, oversight and strategic business advice for the Infrastructure & Workplace Services domains.  Tech Infra manages the strategic Data Centres within the Infrastructure Services as well as a the assets required to deliver the services to our clients.

  • You will benefit from a Master Degree in Finance/Economics/Science/Engineering with work experience within a technology environment
  • You have in depth knowledge of business control in general and specifically of controlling IT in large companies and a strong affinity with IT; you are fully up to speed with the current trends in technology, especially trends in infrastructure Cloud platforms, Cybersecurity, Agile and IT governance
  • You are a true leader and can inspire, mobilise and coach the team
  • You have strong interpersonal skills, demonstrate good listening skills and are open to coaching and encouraging a continuous feedback environment
  • Strategic, conceptual and structured thinking power (helicopter + analytical)
  • You possess strong quantitative and financial modelling skills and well developed business acumen, able to translate business questions into relevant financial modelling, forecasting and analysis and finding effective solutions
  • You are able to handle ambiguity and complex multi-stakeholder environment, focus on delivery and prioritization. You take it on and make it happen

Please note, multiple interview steps involving various business stakeholders, a case study and a Hogan assessment will be part of the selection process

What we offer

A job from 36 to 40 hours and a unique offer that fits in with the times of today. We take into account your home situation and your ambitions and help you to balance work and private life. Discover yourself our employment
To give you an idea, we will tell you about the benefits of working at ING:

  • A salary tailored to your qualities and experience
  • Flexible working hours and the possibility to work at home
  • A reimbursement for travel expenses
  • 24 vacation days with a 36-hour working week. If you work 40 hours a week, you will receive 27 vacation days
  • Pension scheme
  • 13th month salary
  • Individual Savings Contribution (BIS), 3.5% of your gross annual salary
  • 8% Holiday payment
  • Personal growth and challenging work with endless possibilities to realize your ambitions
  • An informal working environment with innovative colleagues who strive for the very best
  • Progressive way of working according to the Agile method, so that new ideas come to life


Questions or want to apply?
Contact the recruiter attached to the advertisement for more information. Want to apply directly? Please upload your CV and motivation letter by clicking the “Apply” button. Applicable to those with a valid work permit to work in the Netherlands.

About us

With around 52,000 employees and operations in approximately 40 countries, there is no shortage of opportunities for people with initiative who want to make a difference. We hire smart people like you for your potential, not your past. Our biggest expectation is that you’ll stay curious. Keep learning. Take on more responsibility. In return, we’ll back you to develop into an even more awesome version of yourself. If you want to work at the cutting edge of what’s possible, surrounded by progressive, inspiring and supportive colleagues, there is no better place to invest your talents than at ING.

Extra informatie

Status
Open
Plaats
Amsterdam
Dienstverbanden
Fulltime (ervaren)
Gepubliceerd op
18-02-2020

Amsterdam | Noord-Holland | Financieel / Accountancy | Fulltime (ervaren)

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