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Teamlead GIS

  • Survey
  • Office Rotterdam
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The position
Are you an old hand in geo-information and would you like to use your leadership experience to set up a GIS team? Then Teamlead GIS at Van Oord is the job for you. From deep under the water to high up in the air, our projects are often unique and are without exception brimming with technical, financial and organisational challenges. Would you like to be a pioneer in the GIS field and put the subject firmly on the map within our company? Then apply for the job of Teamlead GIS at Van Oord!

Your responsibilities

From wind farms, harbours and dykes to deepwater shipping channels, if we are to do our job properly, we need up-to-date and accurate geo-information. We consider that so important that we are setting up a specific GIS team within our Survey Department. As the leader of this new team, you will be responsible for designing and implementing the standard processes and workflows. You will have ultimate responsibility for all GIS data and the GIS portal. As a manager, you will encourage your team members to visit the business units of Van Oord to gather specific customer questions. Thanks to your people, our tender specialists and project managers will always have efficient and adequate access to up-to-date spatial information. As such, you will have a unique responsibility for developing the GIS team and the use of GIS within Van Oord, and you will be doing so in an international environment. Which is why you will sometimes be working abroad. This is an innovative role that will call on your knowledge and ingenuity worldwide.

Job requirements
You combine knowledge of GIS with managerial skills and with concrete ideas about the operation of your GIS team. You have good communication skills are able to support your employees in getting to the bottom of questions from customers. You are inquisitive and always looking for new or more efficient ways to share and use information. You have no problem travelling every now and then to visit our projects abroad. In addition, you bring the following to the table:
• a qualification in geodesy or geoinformatics at higher vocational (HBO) level at least and knowledge of GIS software
• At least 8 years experience in the field, preferably internationally
• excellent command of written and spoken Dutch and English.

We offer

Together with your employees in the small new team at our offices in Rotterdam and Gorinchem, you will be given plenty of space to give GIS a full place within Van Oord. We work in a friendly, open atmosphere and are always willing to help each other. Alongside an attractive package, you will be given plenty of opportunity (and a training budget) to develop professionally and personally, internationally too, so that you can continue to grow within your role.

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Sabine van den Elshout
Sabine van den Elshout

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