Head of IT Business Partnering


Kapelle-op-den-Bos, BE

At Etex, our purpose is to inspire new ways of living. We are an international leader in sustainable construction, driven by a passion for excellence, but it's our people that are our top priority. We connect, collaborate, and champion the well-being of our employees, forming partnerships and pioneering change in our ever-evolving industry.

At Etex, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities. Are you looking for a company where you can learn, grow & lead? Join us as Head of IT Business Partnering and drive digital excellence!


What You'll Do:

  • Build and lead a team of IT Business Partners to serve as strategic liaisons between IT and various business units/stakeholders.
  • Develop clear roadmaps for all functional areas in collaboration with BPO and other stakeholders.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships between IT and BPO, with increased focus on platforms and divisions.
  • Strengthen partnerships with growing regions like LATAM and APAC, and engage in M&A activities for optimal IT integration.
  • Collaborate with business leaders to understand objectives, challenges, and technology needs.
  • Work closely with IT delivery teams, including PMO and Architecture, to develop and implement IT solutions aligned with business goals and global IT application strategy.
  • Align technology strategies with overall business strategy and drive digital transformation efforts.


 What You'll Bring:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in a similar IT Business Partner or IT strategy role.
  • Strong understanding of business processes and operations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Project management experience and familiarity with project management methodologies.
  • Ability to think strategically and align technology with business goals.
  • Knowledge of emerging technologies and their potential business applications.


Why Join Us?

  • We are named the world's #1 most trustworthy company in the construction sector by Newsweek and Statista in 2023! And one of the top companies to grow your career in Belgium in 2023 according to LinkedIn!
  • Our culture – we connect & care about those around us. We nurture teamwork, communities, partnerships and new ways of working, placing the highest importance on the safety and working environment of our people.
  • Our ‘Road to Sustainability 2030’ is our plan to help build a better, sustainable future. We work towards this vision by caring about our social and environmental impacts and developing innovative solutions
  • We have a strong conviction that diversity of thinking helps us to deliver a strong and sustainable performance. It is also essential for us that everyone feels part of the team. In this spirit, we are committed to equal opportunities and zero tolerance towards discrimination
  • Flexibility: For us, hybrid and flexible working is all about trust, and we want you to be able to do your best work.