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Manager Data Analytics

Job description

We are Vandebron

Vandebron is the challenger within the Dutch energy market and is there to ensure radical transparency. At Vandebron you choose from whom you buy energy and where your money goes. We are pioneers, because at Vandebron we develop smart energy applications such as 100% green and smart charging. As an innovative Tech Scale-up, we strive to make the energy market even more sustainable. Our mission is crystal clear: 100% sustainable energy in the Netherlands as quickly as possible.

This is where you’ll end up

The Data Analytics team consists of highly skilled data experts who provide data products and insights that are essential to developing innovative and smart solutions and to making more effective decisions. You will be in charge of the Data Analytics team at Vandebron, which consists of 8-10 people. The Data Analytics team uses data to facilitate smarter decisions, innovates products across the whole organisation and enables Vandebron as a data-driven organization. In this role, you ensure that all the business units of Vandebron are in control of their own performance and identify opportunities for optimization. Using existing and new data sources and techniques, you drive the creation of insights to support the Leadership Team in strategic and tactical decision-making.

What are you going to do?

  • You lead the Data Analytics team ( 8-10 people) and set the team goals. You also empower the team members in achieving their individual goals. You report directly to the CFO.

  • Together with your team you’ll take our mission as inspiration, use our strategy as a compass, and own the company & team goals as a clear short term target.

  • You develop a vision and strategy for the Data Analytics department, from high-level to low-level (quarterly) planning.

  • You will challenge your team to go beyond themselves in reaching joint ambitions.

  • You will play a crucial role in communication towards teams and towards the Leadership Team.

  • You are responsible for the complete lifecycle of data within the organization: data creation, management, processing, reporting, consumption.

  • You are responsible for the development, implementation and operation of advanced predictive analytics techniques by the team, that deliver high added value to the organization.

  • You are responsible for establishing a data-driven culture and mindset both inside the Data Analytics team and within Vandebron.

Job requirements

This is how you make a difference

  • You have at least 2-3 years of managerial experience of highly skilled experts or you are a profound specialist in the Data Analytics field, with the ambitions to grow into a management role.

  • You have experience with SQL, Python, R and ideally also with Cassandra, Tableau and other data related technologies.

  • You have strong communication skills to both support the team and to represent Data Analytics within Vandebron.

  • You have strong analytical skills and you are a results-oriented person who is able to lead a team of highly skilled professionals.

  • You are experienced in taking decisions regarding projects and deciding on priorities within your area of responsibility.

  • You are a teamplayer with a positive attitude, good communication skills, flexible in dealing with change and have a mindset of continuous learning and growth.

  • You have affinity with the mission of Vandebron.

What do we offer?

  • An office in the center of Amsterdam.

  • A career within the pioneer of the Dutch energy market.

  • An ambitious, innovative and dynamic work environment.

  • You have the option to work remotely and for a good work-life balance we strive to work in a hybrid manner.

  • We believe that you never stop learning, therefore you will receive a yearly development budget.

  • A tasty and organic lunch every day.

  • The chance to be your authentic self within the Vandebron culture.

  • Our quarterly Hackathon, (team)events and monthly company update concerning our mission.

  • Discount on your energy contract with Vandebron.

  • Chats and laughter at our (sunny) roof terrace or in our garden.


At Vandebron we believe in diversity, inclusiveness and equal career opportunities. Be your authentic self and it's totally okay with us if you don't mention your gender or date of birth on your resume. If you are as enthusiastic as we are, please apply via this page no later than 23 January. Not convinced yet and do you have questions? Feel free to ask them via Minkevandijk@vandebron.nl