Business Planning Analyst

Employment Type

Full Time



Job Function


“We exist to create innovative products that give people more time to enjoy life. We do things differently, but only when that difference is meaningful. Our goal is to be a company people know they can rely on, a friend that’s on their side.”

The ViCentra group is an innovative group of medical device companies based in Utrecht, The Netherlands, comprising ViCentra B.V. and ViCentra Manufacturing B.V. ViCentra B.V. is the home of Kaleido, the smallest and lightest insulin pump system available; designed to help people with diabetes live life on their own terms.

We’re currently seeking a Business Planning Analyst to join our talented ViCentra family in Utrecht, The Netherlands. This is a fantastic opportunity to have a varied, interesting role and work within a dynamic, innovative culture; rapidly challenging and broadening your skills and developing your career.

The position

You will be responsible for providing analytic strength and insight to our Commercial team liaising with key Stakeholders , to ensure coordination and alignment. You will have the opportunity to make a significant impact within a small, motivated team with duties including:

  • Develop a wide range of business analytics to support key business decisions.
  • Analyse data and develop insights to identify business needs or improvement opportunities to drive change
  • Contribute to the development of business strategies and processes to meet organization objectives.
  • Understand business and economic drivers and evaluate the accuracy of projections by maintaining constant and effective communication with key stakeholders
  • Identify problems and develop resolutions to meet productivity and quality.
  • Coordinate with various teams to analyse business requirements, planning, and operating forecast.

The ideal candidate to join our team should have:

  • Proven work experience in Analytics/ Commercial Business Operations/ Planning
  • Knowledge of and experience working with systems and data analysis and statistical tools
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Highly adaptable and able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to engage effectively at all levels of the organization
  • IT proficient (Microsoft Office)
  • Fluent written and spoken English. Dutch language is not required.

It’s a bonus if you also have:

  • Experience with CRMs/Salesforce

What we offer

 In addition to working on a ground breaking new product, you’ll be working in a small, friendly and highly motivated team; all ideas are welcomed and great work is rewarded. We’re also offering:

  • A competitive salary
  • 37 days’ holiday per year (pro rata)
  • Full time (40 hours per week) 8 hours per day to be worked anytime between 08:00 to 20:00 Monday to Friday
  • Contribution towards commuting costs
  • Competitive relocation package and assistance
  • Assistance for the preferential 30% tax ruling application if applicable
  • A work environment where you can develop your skills, learn from the best and be rewarded for your imagination
  • Social events and team lunches
  • Creative office vibe with a picnic area, beanbags and ping pong table
  • Informal dress code, we’re all about wearing flip-flops in the summer and boots in the winter!
  • Meaningful work with the opportunity to make a difference

Even More!

Working in Utrecht you will be working in one of The Netherlands oldest cities with a beautiful medieval centre arranged around canals. Recently voted the most vibrant city in the country (with the largest University in The Netherlands) it is the fourth largest city in the country. It is situated in the centre of the country 48km south of Amsterdam (27 minutes by train) and as such is within easy travel of a number of cities and sights. Moreover, we have a word hard/ play hard approach and believe in creating a fun, exciting work environment so ping pong breaks, team lunches and outings are usual. The free coffee and snacks help too!

Apply today

To apply please use the link below or email your CV to stating that you are applying for the position of Business Planning Analyst. For more information, please email the above address or call Sarah Lee on +31 (0) 88 3232 896.

**We will start interviewing successful candidates without delay, therefore please submit your CV as soon as possible. If we like what we see we will contact you, if we don’t contact you within 4 weeks we’ve probably proceeded with other candidates but don’t lose heart as we might reach out to you if we have a different role or project we think might be a match**

ViCentra is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Due to the international nature of the Company applications are only accepted in English and candidates must also have the right to work in the Netherlands.

Agencies: Please note ViCentra is committed to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV’s from agencies. We do however work with an approved list of preferred suppliers but in line with our Preferred Supplier List we only pay agency fees where we have a signed agreement in place and a position has formally been placed with the agency by a member of the HR team. We do not pay fees where speculative and unsolicited CV’s are submitted to ViCentra or ViCentra employees. Where this is not observed ViCentra reserves the right to contact these candidates directly and initiate discussions without payment of any agency fee.