As Manager Business Applications you will be working directly under the Head of IT, designing the solutions and overseeing the IT projects that enable the organization's operations to run efficiently. You will manage the business applications landscape, leading implementations and optimizations. Applications range from small to complex, on premise to cloud or mobile, and cover all the organization's domains (medical, HR, finance, IT, Supply Chain, Communication, donor management etc). You will maintain the portfolio of programs, projects and activities, coordinating projects/resources to ensure that the projects are carried out in an efficient manner. Ensure that all project deliverables, budgets, and timelines are met within scope and quality. Regularly report on the portfolio/project status to the PMO and to the management. And you will pro-actively participate in the elaboration of the project management approach/methodology and ensure all the quality standards are met. As Manager Business Applications (Senior) you have at least: A Master degree in computer science, information systems or related field; A minimum of 5 years of experience in Business Applications Management; Experience in an international environnment; Ability to engage with internal and external stakeholders; Extensive knowledge of processes and applications in various business areas such as Finance, HR, Supply Chain, hospital management, medical data management, CRM, etc); Extensive knowledge in tailor-made and off-the-shelf solutions (ERPs, best-of-breeds, on-premises and cloud solutions, middleware, datawarehouse, BI tools, etc); Excellent understanding of Enterprise architecture and capability to have the application landscape evolve and be maintained; Deep understanding of applications life cycle (design, development, test, commissioning, roll-out decommissioning…); Proven ability to manage a project portfolio, assigning priorities, monitoring progress and risks; Strong knowledge of service-management; Excellent written and oral communication skills in English. Are you experienced in Business Applications Management and do you want to put those skills to use with an organization that really makes a difference? That helps people when they need it the most? Then read on! Our client, an international, independent medical emergency relief organization based in Amsterdam, is looking for a (Senior) Manager Business Applications to play a crucial role in implementations and optimizations in the business application landscape. Next to that you will lead and manage the project management capacities within the IT department.