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Poco Loco

Head of IT

At Poco Loco | Roeselare | Permanent, Full-time

Snack Food Poco Loco, situated in Roeselare, is member of the Finnish Paulig Group, with 2000 employees and a turnover of 900M€. We are a private label producer of Tex-Mex food and snacks. We have a wide variety of tortillachips, wraps, dinnerkits, spices and salsa’s. The production site in Roeselare counts 550 employees and an annual turnover of 250M€. Our company never ceased to grow since we first started 21 years ago.

To further support this growth we are looking for a Head of IT.

Head of IT

Job description

In this role you have two main responsibility areas; Head of IT in Poco Loco Snacks Division and Head of Production IT in Paulig Group with cross divisional responsibilities.

As your role of Head of IT, Poco Loco, you

  • will be responsible for representing Paulig Group IT in you division to establishing and run productive and efficient IT services and solutions which supports company’s strategy and targets
  • will be responsible for IT demand management in your division turning business requirements into efficient and well-functioning IT solutions
  • will be responsible together with divisions key stakeholders to create and follow Divisional IT budget as part of Paulig Group IT budget
  • prioritize and take initiative proactively for new IT solutions within the framework of the common business strategy and targets

As your role of Head of Production IT, Paulig Group you

  • will be responsible for leading international team of 7 professionals cross divisionally
  • responsible for designing, developing and running efficient and scalable Production IT solutions and services in Paulig Group
  • will ensure agreed availability of production IT solutions and services with strong commitment with main suppliers
  • will define and execute Production IT harmonization Roadmap
  • with your team constantly looking for synergies and share best practices across Paulig group

You will be a member of the Paulig Group IT Management Team. You will report to Group IT Director and in matrix to the divisional Supply Chain Director. As member of IT management team you will be a key player to define and execute Paulig group’s IT strategy as essential part of Paulig Group overall business strategy.

You will be located in Roeselare, working in truly international environment requires traveling.


We expect you to have

  • experience in leading change management and working in international environment
  • experience in getting different stakeholders to pull to the same direction
  • experience in finding business benefits in an innovative and proactive way, having solid background within IT and previous experience of complex environments
  • a good knowledge and experience on production IT solutions (MES etc..) and dependencies to other business solutions
  • a good understanding on overall IT architectural design, service management and different development principals

Furthermore, you are a strong communicator and a good leader in an international arena, understanding that success is always a team effort, growing together, striving for excellence and always staying curious. English and Dutch are requirements and additional languages are an advantage.


And what can you expect from us?

  • You are part of the international IT team, within this team the roles are divided, but the team helps each other where necessary
  • You get the time and support you need to grow in your role
  • You report to Group IT Service Manager
  • You see your commitment and dynamism rewarded with a competitive salary package
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  • Function type: Management
  • Sector: Raw materials, agriculture and food
  • Roeselare (location)


  • Limited experience (< 2 years)
  • Dutch, English


  • Permanent
  • Full-time

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