Senior Information Manager

Schiphol-Rijk Vast dienstverband

Toegevoegd 30/09/2022

  • Unique opportunity to formulate and drive a digital strategy!
  • A International role at a great employer!

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Airflo has become a leading specialist in the field of international perishable transport from Kenya and the Netherlands. The company now employs more than 250 people and delivers roughly 80 million kilos of flowers, plants, vegetables, fruit and herbs to many dozens of destinations worldwide each year.

Every day, several hundred customers experience the benefits of working with a partner that specialises exclusively in international transport of flowers, plants, vegetables, fruit and herbs. Their colleagues are the absolute experts when it comes to transporting perishable products. They literally spend every waking moment of the day considering how they can offer you perfect service. So it is no coincidence that a growing group of growers, wholesalers, importers and exporters now entrust their precious cargo to Airflo. To give you an idea of scale; each year, they transport approximately 80 million kilos of cargo, which is roughly equivalent to the contents of more than 800 Boeing 747s.


In this role, you will support executive management in key decisions and report to the Country Managing Director with matrix reporting lines to Country Managers in member companies. Given the geographical scope of the position, you can expect regular international travel.

Other duties within this position include:

  • Define, successfully implement and continuously review the information strategy to support the broader AFG strategy;
  • Drafting the AFG information roadmap, taking into account customer requirements, process optimisation, market changes and technological developments;
  • Deliver specific business cases for the recommended changes;
  • Lead our digitalisation and ensure AFG achieves the highest levels of automation and scalability;
  • Ensure all data-driven solutions are aligned with business needs by understanding and facilitating the information needs of the company's departments and offices.


Who are they looking for?
They are looking for someone who can quickly see an overview, can make contacts quickly and has grown up with computers and has an IT technical background. If you get energy from this, then you are the person they're looking for. In addition, you fit best in a dynamic and international environment. Furthermore, you have:

  • At least a relevant completed HBO/WO education towards business information technology or equivalent;
  • A real strategist who has experience in establishing a roadmap;
  • Someone who has experience in being the bridge between the business and IT and understands both;
  • Ideallly someone who has guide a organisation through a digital transformation;
  • Experience in such a position is a plus;
  • Experience in a logistics environment is a plus;
  • At least 5 years of (managerial) experience in a business-oriented ICT environment;
  • Good command of English in word and writing;


They can offer you the following

Working at Airflo means working at one of the top players in the market. They are growing and looking for people who want to grow with them. In fact, their growth also offers opportunities for you to develop yourself. There are opportunities everywhere to prove yourself and then make a step up. You will join a highly motivated team where the passion is palpable.

Colin Bovenkerk

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Information Technology
Sub Sector
IT Management
Transport & Distribution
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