• Aberdeen, GBR
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Job description

Fugro are the world's leading, independent provider of geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions for large constructions, infrastructure and natural resources. We provide the technical data and information required to design, construct and maintain large structures and infrastructure in a safe, reliable and efficient manner. Working around the globe, predominantly in energy and infrastructure markets, we employ approximately 10,000 


40 ships, hundreds of drill rigs, 15 laboratories and 175 offices.... Peta bytes of data

Do you know what FSSC, BiSL and ASL stand for? Then you also know how important application management is for us.


The world is changing faster than ever before. The world's infrastructure and energy sources need to adapt
to face the future. Over the coming decades, climate change, population growth and urbanisation will increase demand for energy, water, large-scale construction, infrastructure and natural resources. To keep up with these changes Fugro is building a Global IT Delivery 



The Application Services team delivers financial applications to Fugro globally. They comprise various versions of Microsoft Dynamics Navision, Scribe and PowerBI. The Application Managers Finance are responsible for the life cycle management, functional- and technical support of the finance applications (currently Navision 2016).


Application services is organised centrally in the head office, but works closely together with IT-Managers, Business Analysts and financial Shared Service centres in the 5 different regions (Europe, Africa, America's, Middle East and Asia Pacific). Application services collaborates with IT Operations, IT Security and the global IT Architecture team to deliver fitting application services.


The Functional Application Manager Finance is responsible for the life cycle management of our global finance application, MS Dynamics Navision 2016. You will get familiar with the business and its requirements. Together with a team of application managers, suppliers and the other IT disciplines you will ensure that fitting solutions are provided, maintained and that user questions are answered timely and accurately to prevent disruption in the business as much as possible.


Many deliverables to the business take the form of projects. Stakeholder relationships and business requirements are key to our success. This will require you to work closely with the business analysts in all phases and you will have an active role during the rollout to meet the needs of the business.


The Application Manager Finance has an expert role in the implementation of our finance operations processes. This comprises Financial management, GL-Accounting, AR-accounting, AP-accounting, VAT reporting, consolidation, fixed assets and project accounting.




Applications are for the business, but owned by the Application Manager. You become one of the product owners of the financial management system (Navision 2016) and you will act like it. You are responsible that the financial applications function as desired and continues to do so. You are not alone, but part of the team that is responsible for financial application services. You are someone that shares experiences and encourages others to do the same. You make use of the specialism of others to ensure effective results. We require:

      HBO schooling level, preferably in a finance or IT management;

      Good analytical skills

      Experience with extensive use- or the management of Navision;

      Good and actual knowledge of accounting principles;

      Experience in writing functional specs (you can demonstrate this);

      Experience with IT project management, preferably SCRUM or Agile;

      Good social and communicative skills;

      Able to work independently in worldwide teams;

      Very good knowledge of English both written and verbally;

      Able to travel to other global Fugro offices when necessary.


Systems we use are: Dynamics 365 CRM, PSA, Navision 2016, Exflow, Scribe, Power BI, PowerShell, MS SQL, Azure, O365, SharePoint, TopDesk, Visual Studio Team Services, Workday, Impact.




A career at Fugro means challenging work in an international environment. You work in motivated teams with colleagues from all over the world. As Fugro we are proud to provide geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions to contribute to a livable world. As a market leader in geo-information, Fugro offers a unique combination of state of the art 3D technology, software development and engineering for our clients. Fugro is an international company with a wide range of career potential in The Netherlands and abroad.


Furthermore Fugro offers excellent remunerations and employment conditions such as a good pension and a collective medical insurance, a challenging job with a lot of variation and room for own initiative in an informal and professional working environment and personal development by training and the possibility to attend relevant courses.


By choosing Fugro, you join not only for the role, but for a career. From here your path may take you towards extended responsibilities within Application Management, IT Service Delivery, IT Operations or Financial or IT Leadership.

We aim to be a world-class professional IT organisation that delivers business value through automation, standardisation and innovation. We believe in empowerment where each of us takes ownership and responsibility for developing and implementing new ways of working. Join Team Fugro and be an integral part of a global team committed to delivering excellence.




To apply, please visit www.fugro.com/careers and upload your resume and motivational letter.




Disclaimer for recruitment agencies: Fugro does not accept any unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies. Acquisition to Fugro Recruitment or any Fugro employee is not appreciated.



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