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Title:  D&T Global Agile Project Manager

“If you believe, delivering successful complex global programs starts with “Having the Right people in the right place”, if you are convinced you bring the required experience; then we might have a perfect match. We inspire you to apply as you might be one of these right people helping HEINEKEN reaching our business ambition by delivering cutting edge programs together with highly motivated colleagues and suppliers.”


We’re hiring a “D&T Global Agile Project Manager


As a D&T Global Agile Project Manager, you are working with highly driven colleagues to deliver and maintain advanced technology solutions for our Functions and Operating companies across the world. Our team serves HEINEKEN by realizing the ambition to digitalize our businesses, realizing business value, become more Agile, reduce IT cost and simplify our IT-landscape

Your job
The Agile Project Manager is aligning technology solutions with strategy and goals of our business.

The Agile Project Manager manages and delivers a project in accordance with D&T and Agile processes and governance combined with knowledge based on multi-year experience.

He or she drives business value optimization and prioritization in alignment with our Product Teams and Functional Domains. Agile Project managers can drive projects in a traditional, but mostly in an Agile manner and embed the Agile way of working.

The program(s) assigned to you will be related to our “bold moves” reflecting the HEINEKEN strategy. These are considered crucial to the success of HEINEKEN. The specific programs assigned to you will be balanced between your experience and the organizational needs. You can be guaranteed that there will be continuous great opportunities for personal learning within our portfolios reflecting 100s of millions Euros crossing all functions including state of the art technologies.

Your team
This role is part of the Global Digital & Technology (D&T) department, Agile Acceleration (ACE) department and the Agile Project & Programme Management (Agile PPM) area of HEINEKEN International.


Within APPM we orchestrate change to happen by:

  • Delivering experienced Agile Project Managers to coordinate the execution of complex changes (From Business Case creation till realization) in an agile manner. Including managing programs cross product teams/ portfolio’s / departments/ OpCos/ regions. APPM is managing dependencies cross programs.
  • Setting up program structures, drive Agile way of working.
  • Coaching and mentoring product teams to facilitate the delivery of complex changes.
  • Harvesting and sharing good program management practices to enable efficient and effective change delivery.
  • Be the guild to nurture knowledge sharing on complex change delivery and promote good program management practices cross HEINEKEN.


In your role you will bring experience and share it with colleagues to ensure we can step up as team and as individual for the above domains.

In our team we promote diversity!!!

Your background

  • You’re a high competent and experiences project manager. Have gained experience in a (consulting) business environment for over 10 years and are eager to share this knowledge to grow other people and to deliver successful programs.
  • You have a Master’s degree
  • Ideally you are Agile Programme Management certified (e.g. CSM, PMI-APC, APMG);
  • Ideally you bring experience from the following functional domains: Finance, Supply Chain
  • You are professionally qualified in a structured, industry-accepted standard (Agile) project management methodology (advanced) Practitioner and/or Managing Successful Programmes (advanced) Practitioner)
  • You understand technology. Have affinity with the products to understand development and delivery issues within the teams and judge their relative importance
  • You have the courage to be innovative: embracing IT innovation and technological possibilities to capitalize on opportunities to automate activities (identifies and uses proper tools and processes);
  • You can reflect, are open for discussion and trusted to help the colleagues to grow and develop
  • You are able to create an environment in which the self-confidence and proactivity of the teams can blossom
  • You are a great communicator and able to motivate/ empower anybody at all levels
  • You have proven experience in all phases in leading transformational projects in developing centralised capabilities and migrate and deployment to Operating Companies in multiple geographic locations, time zones and cultures
  • Ideally you have experience in business transformation and change management considering process re-design and target operating model optimization.
  • You rock in managing external vendors, resources and contracts, you excel in creating win-wins
  • People know you for your ability to translate complex technical concepts to business language and vice versa
  • You’re fluent in English

Are you ready to join HEINEKEN for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.


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