Application Administrator


Enkhuizen, The Netherlands

Application Administrator

What are you going to do?

The goal of this position is to implement and manage the Finance and Purchasing application landscape, taking into account the IT trends and being in line with the Enza Zaden strategy. Enza Zaden needs a reliable ICT environment that meets the wishes and growth of the organization. Enza Zaden uses agile methods to maintain, replace and expand applications in that environment.

This exciting position will enable you to be member of the team that manages this application landscape, with its end-users in 40 different countries worldwide.

You are member of a dynamic team within the IT Department. The team is responsible for the operations of various applications used within Enza Zaden. You are the contact for releases & deployments, for technical questions, incidents and problems. Mainly you will participate in the project set up to role-out Dynamics 365 globally and you will be playing an important role as an Application Administrator for our Financial and Purchasing  department.

You operationally manage external suppliers and provide them with the necessary information. Internally you have intensive contact with colleagues like the System- and Network Administrators, the Database Administrators and the key users in the business.

You access and analyze the business requirements on functional and technical options, within and between the different applications. You translate this into program changes and solutions. You advise the IT department when drafting and implementing policies, architectural principles and procedures.

You will work independent in a team of eighteen people with focus on Financial and Purchasing  (D365) applications. You are reporting to the Manager Application Services.

Your power

Through open and clear communication, you have the ability to develop and maintain networks both internally and externally in the organization. You function well in a multidisciplinary team and are able to work independently.
You are service-oriented and analytically strong. You work methodically and coordinate your work with colleagues. Due to the international nature of this function, it is important that you have good command of the English language, preferably also in Dutch. You are willing to travel as the occasion arises.
In short you;
  • ICT education on a bachelor level;
  • 3 years of relevant IT work experience;
  • Proven knowledge in IT processes with focus on service operations;
  • Experience with Agile methodologies and suporting software;
  • Skilled expertise in SQL;
  • Willing to experiment with new techniques and broaden your knowledge.

Our power

Enza Zaden is a vegetable breeding company that develops vegetable varieties. We produce and sell the seeds of these varieties all over the world. Both for conventional and organic growers. In order to explain this properly (and as briefly as possible) we have made an animation
For more than 80 years we are working with the best that nature offers. We support this with state-of-the-art technologies to speed up our breeding process. That is really necessary, because currently the development of a new vegetable variety takes up 6 to 10 years.
The results? Strong, healthy, tasty and climate-proof vegetable varieties with higher yield per square meter and less need of crop protection products or fertilizer. 
Our strength? More than 2000 passionate colleagues worldwide working together on the vegetables of tomorrow. Therefore, we continuously invest in knowledge and skills with our Enza Academy and under the flag of enzActive we organise various sports activities to stay healthy.


Please, send your application to our HR department, via the button below.
More information:
Martine Rook, Recruiter, phone +31 655220474