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    • Date Posted
      September 04,2021
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    Cost Manager AH Technology

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    AH Technology is reinventing the food retail tech landscape. As our new Cost Manager for AH Technology you will control and advice on finances for tech organization. Sounds interesting?

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    The Job

    As a Cost Manager for AH Technology you will controls and advice on finances for tech organization. Your scope is the Tech platforms of Albert Heijn, Etos and Gall & Gall and product teams in the Tech organization. You will set up the cost model and uses it to support cost reduction. You will report directly to the head of Technology Engagement.

    In this role your focus will be on:

    Cost model management
    • Develops and maintains the IT-cost model which involves the cost breakdown of the Tech department, and keeps an overview of the actual level of costs
    • Ensures traceability of cost to the product/product clusters and Tech platforms
    • Addresses improvements in the cost model and in the set-up of data in source systems which provide the cost model with input
    • Identify and propagate the drivers of cost
    • Improves the cost model to reflect the current structure of products and platforms
    • Claims ownership on the allocation of cost to products and escalates in case costs are not allocated
    • Organizes subsequently the cost allocation meetings to facilitate the decision making on the ratios of cost allocation between product owners

    Cloud usage metrics reporting
    • Reports the usage of cloud resources by the products and proposes cost reduction possibilities
    • Reports on cloud optimization opportunities
    • Informs on possibilities to reduce cost public cloud resources from market resources
    • Sets up KPI’s for cloud usage and reports on exceptions product owners and VP
    • Challenges platforms and product teams on cost and optimization
    • Aligns with the Product Owner Cloud on pursuing optimal cost allocation and optimization in Tech
    • Aligns GSO on the strategy to optimize cloud usage and cloud cost towards our cloud vendors
    Financial (Cost) Reporting
    • Periodically creates an overview of the cost results of the Tech platforms
    • Analyzes the results and reports to the cost-owners of the platforms
    • Sets up trend analysis for the cost of the assets of the platforms and reports on exceptions and opportunities to optimize cost
    Analysis and advisory
    • Analyzes actual versus budgeted technology spending and KPI results of the platforms and advises management on this
    • Advises on cost management and reduction of costs in the Tech platforms
    • Conducts real-time and post project evaluations of platform changes and advises management on this

    Your profile
    • Relevant Master degree (e.g. Financial controlling or financial management)
    • 5 – 7 years of relevant experience
    • Proven knowledge of financial management
    • Expert knowledge of public cloud cost management
    • Knowledge and experience with ITIL process management
    • Relevant experience with Agile framework
    • Social skills for intensive alignment, discussions and advise towards service organization and engineering community
    • Good communicative skills
    • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills
    • English professional working proficiency


    Interested? Please apply on our website or contact Wouter Koeleman, Lead Tech Recruitment via

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