GORREDIJK – Van Wijnen is convinced that building is more than just realizing a building. Involvement with the end users of the buildings produces works that “live”, where people feel at home and can grow. That is what Van Wijnen is committed to.
Van Wijnen has a decentralized structure with several regions and branches, where entrepreneurship and personal growth are paramount. The organization is characterized by short lines of communication, high involvement and strong mutual connections. Van Wijnen has national coverage, 25 branches and more than 2,000 employees. Van Wijnen is organized close to its customers.
Building a space for a better life together every day is what Van Wijnen does. By initiating, developing, realizing and managing projects, products and services in the domains, living, care, learning, recreation and work. The construction market is developing rapidly and offers plenty of new opportunities. Demand changes and requires customer focus, fast time-to-market and a keen eye to convert challenges into a tight organization and efficient processes. Van Wijnen has the ambition, as a developing builder, with strong regional entrepreneurship, to grow further and capitalize on opportunities.
Van Wijnen Gorredijk has a solid regional market position, a clear vision and is stable and successful. Together with more than 100 enthusiastic and committed colleagues, they build space for a better life from the location.
The branch has long-term relationships with its clients and is a renowned chain partner. In the coming years, the focus will be mainly on continuing to meet the needs and demands of its customers, initiating and innovating appropriate solutions and on continuation and improvement of the process and result.
With the growth of the current branch director within the organization, we are looking for an enthusiastic and competent successor on behalf of Van Wijnen.
In the role of branch director you are responsible for managing the branch in Gorredijk. You are complementary to the commercial director and together you provide direction and leadership to the construction company in an enterprising and driven manner. You have a strong personality and you think it is important to be of added value in the region. You are a connector that people like to work for and with.
Within the organization you take the lead and you build an efficient organization together with your people. You are able to establish lasting relationships and partnerships in the region and ensure that you have a recognizable presence in the market. You are an authentic leader who is eager to get the best out of yourself and the team every day.
Your focus is on managing the internal organization. You are involved from the first customer contact to the contract phase (tenders / pricing / plan development) as well as in the preparation and implementation side. You are responsible for the strategic plan, the vision, a well-filled order portfolio and thus the operating results of the location.
Team development is your priority and you know how to enthuse and inspire people at all levels. In addition, you have execution power to implement national themes and spearheads.
We are looking for a director with a healthy and business clarity who speaks to people about their responsibilities and entrepreneurship. Based on this clarity, you are able to set up an optimal organization in which employees can optimally use and develop their talents and place them in the right place where they can do their best. We are looking for a builder who loves the game.
• WO work and thinking level and a completed HBO bachelor’s degree in Architecture and / or supplemented with, for example, Technical Business Administration;
• You are an experienced construction professional and familiar with both existing and new construction;
• You are a real liaison officer who switches and acts at a high level;
• You have a strong personality;
• You are entrepreneurial, you have the favor factor and you have a clear vision that you know how to convey to both customers and the team in an inspiring way;
• You are environmentally and organization sensitive;
• You are eager and have a winning mentality;
• You have good management skills and an empathetic capacity;
• You are analytical and focused on logical structures and work processes.
Van Wijnen has a lot to offer you, such as an inspiring environment and plenty of opportunities to develop yourself. Van Wijnen is one of the best employers in the Netherlands with the Effectory Worldclass Workplace quality mark. Van Wijnen works together to create space for a better life. This is reflected in what they do, but also in who they are: sincere, passionate and groundbreaking. As a result, they have a lot to offer you, such as plenty of opportunities to develop yourself. You are more than welcome at one of the 25 locations.