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Technology Support Coordinator

Hybrid

Job description

We are looking for a Technology Support Coordinator to join our team based in Amsterdam! The #1 goal is to ensure the smooth operation of all Tony's Open Chain (TOC) processes across Europe and West Africa. Tony's Open Chain is an industry-led initiative that helps chocolate brands transform their cocoa supply chains and become sustainability frontrunners. Tony’s Open Chain consists of 5 Sourcing Principles, which have been proven to increase living income and dramatically decrease child labor rates on West African cocoa farms. Also, the Tony's Open Chain initiative is bringing more and more mission allies on board.


As the operational technology all-rounder, you serve as the primary point of contact for operational (IT) support for both internal and external TOC stakeholders. This involves managing the support backlog within our ticketing systems and maintaining user documentation. Also, you will be testing solutions to ensure quality and security standards are met, while challenging solutions to continuously improve efficiency and effectiveness. Additionally, you are responsible for configuring IT systems according to agreed requirements, with a focus on priority processes such as operational traceability, invoicing, master data and user management, and reporting. You are part of the IT team and report to the Head of IT.


In this role, as the Technology Support Coordinator, you will work closely with a diverse range of stakeholders regularly. You will be an integral part of the IT team and report to the Head of IT. Daily interactions will occur with the Business Partner (BP) TOC and the TOC team, ensuring seamless operational support and alignment on processes and priorities. Additionally, daily collaboration with external and internal partners is essential to maintain effective communication and support across the organization. Regular engagements with the Development Partners/Vendors and the IT Team allow for alignment on general IT agendas, sprint planning, refinement, and progress updates. Furthermore, weekly meetings with the Head of IT facilitate personal alignment and strategic discussions to support growth initiatives. Overall, you will play a pivotal role in facilitating communication, collaboration, and alignment across various teams and stakeholders to ensure the successful execution of TOC processes and IT support functions. This is a fantastic opportunity for a tech-savvy professional who wants to be part of something truly revolutionary!


Here is what you will do:

  • Actively support the TOC team in executing internal processes with a technology component, proposing efficiency improvements for processes like operational traceability, invoicing, (farmer) master data and user management, and reporting.
  • Take ownership of 2nd line application support, prioritizing the support backlog, and escalating issues to the BP TOC when necessary, ensuring smooth operation of our systems.
  • Participate in refinement and planning sessions with development teams to create and execute test cases, ensuring the quality of all our owned systems.
  • Configure our owned systems to match requirements, collaborating with development teams to determine what can/should be configured versus developed.
  • Ensure all key end-user processes are documented and provide necessary training to internal and external stakeholders, facilitating smooth operations and effective

Job requirements

  • Strong affinity and interest in IT, with a focus on applications and processes & experience within application management or system administration.
  • Previous experience in collaborating with product development teams.
  • Ability to determine priorities and effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Eagerness to learn new skills, explore new applications, and continuously improve processes.
  • Passion for problem-solving and tackling challenges.
  • Capability to effectively manage a broad, international group of stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in English, both verbal and written; fluency in French is a big plus!
  • Basic knowledge of process improvement methodologies.
  • Familiarity with data collection processes is preferred.
  • We are all about being more in person than apart. This means we offer flexibility but see each other in the office on average 3 days a week. More is fine!
  • Believe wholeheartedly in Tony’s mission. You live our core values: outspoken, willful, entrepreneurial and makes you smile.
  • Raise the bar. Challenge yourself and team Tony’s to increase our ambition and to accomplish our mission. Make mistakes along the way and learn from them.
  • Last but not least, you can deal smoothly with the challenges that come with a growing company, and positively contribute to team Tony's performance.


Sounds Like You?

Are you passionate about making a difference in the world? Look no further! If you're ready to take the chocolate industry to new heights with us, we'd love to hear from you! Please send your direct application, no agencies. We can't wait to hear from you!


Everybody is welcome to apply. From classics to limited editions, we know that different flavors make life more inspiring. And not just in our chocolate assortment. At Tony’s, we welcome everyone with equal enthusiasm – regardless of race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, or parental or veteran status. Even if your skillset or experience doesn’t 100% align with a specific role, we still encourage you to apply.


  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
IT

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  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
IT