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Group Digital Business Development Application Manager


As Group Digital Business Development Application Manager you will define the strategy, roadmap and design solutions in coordination with the digital business counterparts: 


  • Be the architect of the customer facing applications
  • Partner with the digital business owners to determine the priorities and deliverables
  • Manage all implementation activities and deliverables by implementation partners during the different project phases
  • Guide internal experts with clear tasks and responsibilities ensuring  knowledge building and sharing
  • Ensure successful implementation of the planned rollouts
  • Engineer performance into the application development and testing processes
  • Focus on customer experience with strong understanding of the customer needs
  • Apply agile approach to meet market/customer changing demands
  • Setup high quality support respecting SLAs 
  • Control and select external hosting providers with strong focus on taking advantage of cloud technologies
  • Integrate strong security in the business development applications safeguarding the customer data
  • Work on integrations between the business development applications and the core ERP/CRM environments and in coordination with the ICT solution architects and business domain leads.
  • Meet financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing and following up on budgets; analyzing variances in spending and initiating corrective actions.
  • Assist the business on innovative projects with rapid prototyping, Proofs of Concept etc
  • Draw the attention of management on the impact resulting from the implementations
  • Keep up with the latest technologies



Who are we looking for?


  • You have over 10 years of ICT experience
  • You have relevant experience in an international context with IT solution architecture and design of web applications ,CMS and e-commerce
  • Strong strategic skills/entrepreneurship
  • You have exprience with agile Methodologies (Scrum, Kanban etc)
  • Understanding of UX
  • Experience with web based languages are highly relevant: JavaScript, PHP, CSS, HTML
  • Experience in low-code platforms (Outsystems)  is a great plus
  • You have knowledge of SAP SD Integration, SAP Abap/BAPI/RFC
  • You have experience with API Integration - Online payments Integration 
  • You have experience with People management and preferably also with remote teams
  • Open mindset with emphasis on knowledge sharing
  • Flexible and stress resistant
  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Minimum Language skills: English is a must (written & spoken), any other languages are an asset


Why would you join Puratos?



You will join a fast-growing, stable family business that has become an international market leader with a corporate culture in which innovation and entrepreneurship are part of our main priorities. You will benefit from a great deal of freedom in your work, with plenty of room for initiative. You will actively participate in the development of innovative products. You will have the opportunity to contribute to our common vision and mission: using new technologies to improve the quality of food. A great work environment with lots of challenges is what you can expect:


  • Responsibilities and the possibility to take ownership of your work
  • Training and career opportunities to build your career within our company


At Puratos you can count on a competitive salary package with company car, meal vouchers, health and dental insurance etc.

Watch our corporate movie and feel the Puratos Magic: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3oWeohwqgW4&t=69s



Who are we?


The secret behind Puratos’ global success and consistent growth are taste and quality. At Puratos you will be joining an enthusiastic, committed and passionate team of more than 9000 employees. We are a leading, B2B, international player and, what is more, a Belgian & Spanish-owned family business. Our people make the difference every single day. How? By developing, producing and distributing a unique and high-quality range of ingredients for bakers, pastry-chefs and chocolatiers, since 1919.

After a century growing our business, our products and services are available in more than 100 countries around the world. Our passion for innovation, understanding our customers, and their customers' needs, as well as our core values form the basis of our passion to improve.


Working at Puratos is choosing a Top Employer in Belgium.


Shall we meet soon?