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IT Finance Applications Manager


The main mission of this role is to:

The main mission consists of being responsible for the successful delivery of ICT application projects for the Finance area and act as the team leader for the functional domain specialists of  the Finance domain.

He/she will also be the ICT Applications Business Partner for the Finance function and work together with the Regional Application Project managers for the successful delivery of projects across countries.


Key Accountabilities

  • Leadership of the SAP ERP Application implementations for the Finance area including S/4 Hana migration across the Group companies (large & medium size) and ERP Odoo implementations for smaller businesses 
  • Ownership of all global non-ERP solutions for the Finance functional area
  • Liaise with the Puratos business community for the Finance functional area to understand and respond to their needs and propose solutions for new business requirements 
  • Define priorities together with the Finance functions and countries 
  • Ensure overall integrated solutions with focus on value creation and scalability 
  • Collaborate closely with the Business Owners in HQ/region/country 
  • Align on a regular base with all stakeholders & teams 
  • Act as an inspiring leader: ensuring team members are properly trained and coached, provide guidance to project managers within the team and ensure knowledge building inside the team to provide the latest technology solutions to Puratos business 
  • Project Management: guarantee knowledge transfer to users and ensure transition to support after go-live of a roll-out,  implement the necessary reporting during each project based on the available data sets, implement the necessary authorizations during each project according the authorizations model defined, manage the budget for projects within the region and for roll-outs as part of a larger ICT investment project


Who are we looking for?

  • You have preferably a Master degree
  • Excellent SAP knowledge in Finance functional domains with focus on SAP Controlling.
  • SAP S/4 knowledge for the Finance and Controlling modules is an asset
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written), additional languages are an asset
  • Willingness to travel: max 10%
  • You have an excellent knowledge of English and are mastering French and/or Dutch


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.


A great work environment with lots of opportunities & challenges is what you can expect:

  • Responsibilities and the possibility to take ownership of your work
  • Taking an active part in the evolution of the cost saving structure globally
  • Training and career opportunities to build your career within our company


You can count on an undetermined duration contract (CDI) and a competitive salary package, including a company car.

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Are you looking for the right recipe for your career?


The secrets behind Puratos’ global success and consistent growth are taste and quality. We would like to welcome you within our enthusiastic, committed and passionate team of more than 9000 employees. We are an international player and, what is more, a Belgian 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.

A century later, our products and services are available in more than 100 countries around the world. Our passion for innovation, closeness to our customers, and their customers, as well as our core values form the basis of our passion to improve.


This is what makes working at Puratos so magical!


Working at Puratos is choosing a Top Employer in Belgium.


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