Job Properties
  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Software & Information Technology
  • Languages
    English Dutch French
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      November 28,2021
    • Entrusting Package
    • JSS
    • VISA
    • IMG_6430
    • Career Consultation

    IT Partner (fulltime)

    The company

    As part of the global Swatch Group, The Swatch Group Netherlands is the sales organization of the renowned Swiss watch brands such as Swatch, Omega, Longines, Tissot, Hamilton, Certina, Rado and Balmain within the Netherlands.

    From the head office in Eindhoven we supply independent jewelers and chain stores. In addition, The Swatch Group Netherlands has a growing number of own sales outlets, such as Swatch Stores, Shop-in-Shop corners in the Bijenkorf, the Tourbillon Boutique in Amsterdam and an Hour Passion in the Designer Outlet in Roermond.

    For the head office in Eindhoven we are on short term looking for a:

    IT Partner (fulltime, 40 hours a week)

    Job description

    • As IT Partner you are responsible for everything related to IT within our organization. Broadly speaking, this involves maintaining and (where necessary) organizing the hardware infrastructure, its connectivity and the associated software in coordination with our headquarters in Switzerland.
    • You can think of such things as managing IT security, monitoring and maintaining IT systems and communication and connectivity solutions, managing the SQL database, managing all IT assets (hardware, software and peripherals), contact with IT responsible at our headquarters in Switzerland.
    • Your tasks also include contact with suppliers and the procurement of IT equipment and services. In cooperation with HR, you will create and manage user accounts for all our employees. The realization and management of technological infrastructures in (new) stores will be taken care of by you in consultation. From the head office in Switzerland, IT courses and training are organized and facilitated, you ensure the correct follow-up of this by our employees.
    • You ensure timely, effective and pleasant support to the end user of these systems. In addition, as an IT Partner you are our specialist who continuously develops the quality of the IT services and operations, without losing sight of the costs.
    • As an IT Partner you are motivated and able to work service- and goal-oriented. You are autonomous and tackle the work independently (with minimal instructions). You take initiative and like to keep up with the latest technology and developments. You have an eye for detail and are analytical. In addition, you are creative and have problem solving skills. Given the size of IT, you can perform tasks efficiently and effectively and you are able to set the right priorities (within a dynamic environment).


    Furthermore, you recognize yourself in the following description:

    • College or university degree in computer science, computer science or other relevant study;
    • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar position;
    • Working experience in the field of design, implementation and maintenance of IT and systems infrastructure;
    • Knowledge of current hardware, network, IT protocols and standards and VPN and Firewall technology;
    • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory Environment and Microsoft Office (including mail);
    • Experience with virtualization (VMWare), Cisco Switching, WiFi and VOIP experience with mobile technology IOS and Android;
    • Proactive, independent and collegial;
    • Excellent communication skills, in word and writing;
    • Excellent command of the Dutch and English language orally and in writing; Command of the French language is an advantage.

    Professional requirements

    We offer excellent working conditions and a competitive salary. It is a permanent position, whereby the employment starts with a temporary contract, which we will extend if it works well!

    If you recognize yourself in the profile above, please send us your resume and motivation letter via the application button or via For more information about the vacancy we refer to our website


    Dutch (Fluent)

    English (Strong advantage)

    Company address

    The Swatch Group (Netherlands) B.V.

    Kennedyplein 8
    5611 ZS Eindhoven

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    Job Reference: SGNL00198
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