ITS Manager Business Intelligence - Mechelen,BE

Job description

Pleased to meet you, we are Galapagos, a dynamic fast growing Biotech company with offices in Europe in Belgium (Mechelen), France (Romainville), the Netherlands (Leiden), Bazel (Switzerland) and in Boston (US).

We are in the business of changing lives. In our quest to discover and develop life-improving medicines we go where no one has ever gone before. In every challenge we face, we see new opportunities. We want to challenge the impossible. We need thought leaders and rapid thinkers, entrepreneurs in spirit and status quo-fighters. Collaborative innovators and perseverant idealists. We need the best-in-class. In other words, we need you.

We are looking for an ITS Manager Business Intelligence - Mechelen,BE

Scope of the job
You will report to the Head ITS Operations and will be responsible for managing the strategic process by consolidation information from all Business Areas delivering Global Solutions against their Business Plans, KPI’s and Objectives. You will also be responsible for developing, leading and maintaining a Reporting Center of Excellence while working  in an international environment that provides IT-based services to all employees across the company.


As a BI Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Leading the Management Information and Reporting Department
  • Developing and Managing Corporate wide Reporting Solutions
  • Building strong relationships with Stakeholders through our Business Partners
  • Interpret/Analyze Data for Business Strategies
  • Identify Short and Long Term Business Opportunities
  • Monitoring and improving Performance of our Reporting Tool Suite
  • Managing the relationships with our External Vendors


Who are you?

  • Bachelor or Master degree with at least 3-5 years relevant experience as a BI Manager, preferably in an international Healthcare Environment. 
  • Handle multiple tasks concurrently and have excellent communication skills. 
  • Can easily adapt to new circumstances and technologies. 
  • Solution oriented, proactive and client focused. 
  • Excellent communicator Dutch and English fluently, French is an Asset.
  • You have the following technical knowledge:
    • Data Storage Structures and Data Modelling
    • Strong Analytical Skills
    • Ability to interpret and translate Business Requirements into Reporting Standards
    • Usage of Relational Databases
    • Database Architecture Design
    • Familiar with common used BI Tooling and Cloud Solutions
    • MS Office Suite

What’s in it for you?
You will be part of a fast growing and amazing company. As ‘make-it-happener’ you will get all the support you need to make your job successful. At Galapagos we aim to recruit the best people, who stand out among their peers, with integrity and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Our employees are the strength behind Galapagos, a highly motivated team, eager to maintain Galapagos’ leading position and achieve breakthroughs in pharmaceutical research. Galapagos offers a competitive remuneration package and a dynamic work environment.

We are Galapagos : together we can make it happen…!