Amsterdam
Senior
40 uur per week
Startdatum op 1 mei
Verlopen
12 Dagen geleden
Van Lanschot Kempen

Functional Application Manager

Good knowledge of SQL and Azure DevOps

Your activities

Do you understand what it takes to make an impact with an excellent managed application? Are you able to work closely with business stakeholders and implement functional requirements in the applications they use? Do you understand financial markets and related operational processes? Then we are looking for you!

As a Functional Manager at Van Lanschot Kempen you will be responsible to ensure our applications, that enables our operational processes, are in an excellent state and continuously enhanced. You work closely together with other colleagues in your DevOps team to continuously enhance and improve the applications the team is responsible for. Central to these activities are all activities related to the operational processes, such as transactions/holdings/in- and outflow etc. for our liquid, less liquid and fiduciary management funds and mandates.

You are not only responsible for maintaining applications, but you also work closely together with stakeholders to further enhance and improve the applications for them to work more efficient and service our clients even better. You understand the complex nature of working with different applications, regulations and business stakeholders in the area of financial markets. You play a crucial role in improving key business applications that meet the business objectives and the needs of the users.

In your team you will work with highly qualified and experienced functional managers and developers who all work together to achieve the digital transformation of and deliver business value in our Investment Management division.

Do you recognise yourself in our profile?

Investing in a more future-oriented, sustainable, and data-driven way with various clients, both nationally and internationally, we do this with some 2,200 colleagues in various fields of expertise. The IMTA (Investment Management Technology & Analytics) department is part of the Digital, Advanced Analytics & Technology (DAAT) cluster. DAAT consists of more than 400 employees, who have a central role within the organisation. With the DAAT departments we are building a world-class wealth management technology platform.

 

Investment Management excels in fund management in a number of niche asset classes in which we are a leading provider of Fiduciary Management services in the Dutch and UK markets. Delivering digital and data driven solutions for our Investment Management business line, is what excites the 70 people in IM Technology & Analytics. IMTA (Investment Management Technology & Analytics) offers the fast and ambitious character of a start-up combined with the solid benefits of a large company.

The role

A team player that connects, with a problem-solving mentality. You work from a business view and with an ability to think both conceptually and technical. This is how we can best describe you in the position of Functional Manager.

  • You naturally work closely together with other functional managers and business stakeholders and have an eye for detail;
  • Your 5 years+ experience in managing key applications within investment management or related areas allows you to understand the importance of excellent functioning applications;
  • Understanding custody, trading and related operational processes and systems, like corporate actions, Swift and reconciliations, will be an advantage to succeed in this role.

Ideally, you also excel in:

  • Using SQL and Azure Devops;
  • Stakeholder management and ability to clearly communicate on proposed solutions;
  • Good mastery of English, both oral and written.