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Digital Innovation Specialist

HQ Dordrecht, The Netherlands

Take Riwal to new heights! Work at the heart of an international leader to enable the best results with your  focus on Continuous Improvement that makes a real customer difference.

The Company 

Riwal is an international company specialized in the rental and sales of aerial work platforms and

related machinery. Riwal generates revenues of over € 265 million while operating a fleet of 20.000 rental units and employing 2.500 people across 16 countries (in Europe, Middle East, India and Kazakhstan). Riwal was founded in 1968 and has experienced strong international growth over the last 10 years, to become one of the largest privately held companies in the industry.

Riwal aims to be the first choice for projects performed at height. To achieve this we want to deliver the Best Customer Experience through our people! In order to deliver the Best Customer Experience every day throughout all layers of the organization, we live by Continuous Improvement. 

To strengthen our Digital & IT Department at our global headquarters we are currently looking for an

Digital Innovation Specialist

32-40 hrs per week – International HQ - Dordrecht, the Netherlands


Riwal operates in a competitive environment and our customers expect high levels of safety, availability, customer service and on-time delivery. Your mission in this role is to create a bridge between the business and the digital services the Digital & IT Department can provide. You will coordinate and maintain existing digital solution and collect new digital innovations in co-creation with our Commercial Innovation Team. 


In terms of specifics, this requires you to be able to perform in the area of International Networking, Maintenance Digital Solutions and Program Management.

  • International Networking: build a strong internal network and represent the Digital & IT department!

  - Align with the business to create the bridge between the countries and HQ in the area of Digital & IT;

  - Liaise with internal stakeholders;

  - Enthuse and challenge the countries in existing digital solutions, analyze if/why they use it an help/train

them in implementing these existing digital solutions.

  • Maintenance Digital Solutions: coordinate in existing digital solutions in order to continuously improve them!

- Collect improvements and developments in existing digital solutions;

  - Develop and maintain changes/tools in collaboration with the Digital & IT Team and coordinate and

implement these changes;

  - Train the business in the usage of the existing digital solutions;

  - Make business cases for new releases of existing digital solutions.

  • Program Management: design and develop several digital solutions in an Agile Scrum way of working!

  - Coordinate the approved digital innovations with the Digital Project Team;

  - Create and coordinate a status overview of all running Digital Business Innovation Projects;

  - Plan and coordiante Digital Business Innovation Projects across operating units;

  - Manage relationships with key stakeholders (Including business and internal IT resources)


Your personality makes the difference!

This is a role in which you can combine your Digital & IT skills with your passion for working in an international and commercial environment. Best of both worlds! Of course we can teach you the technical specifics of our industry; it’s more important that you are a confident self-starter and rapid learner who is solution minded and service oriented. You will be the ears and eyes of our Digital & IT environment, so it is important that you are able to act as the bridge between the business and the Digital & IT Department. This requires you to have good communication skills and have the drive to improve continually. 

Besides that, you also bring the following attributes: 

  • Bachelor education degree with 1-3 years of work experience in a similar position;
  • Affinity with technology and digitalization;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and Dutch;
  • Understanding an Agile Scrum way of working;
  • Willing to work in a dynamic, informal and international network organization. 

Join our organization that is committed to its employees!

To join Riwal is to become part of a dynamic team where you can make a real difference to the bottom line. At Riwal HQ, you will find yourself in a dynamic, result-oriented and informal work environment at a beautiful location near Dordrecht City Center, which is very easy to reach with both public transport and by car. You will work within a friendly and open culture where we have lunch together and enjoy regular company drinks. Additionally, you will benefit from:

  • Competitive compensation, laptop, and mobile phone;
  • Becoming part of a diverse and international company;
  • Pension with only 1% contribution
  • Attractive bonus plan of 15%
  • 29 days of holiday and a holiday allowance of 8% paid in May
  • Full access to our Riwal Academy, starting with a nice onboarding program.
  • Having the opportunity to create your own career within an ambitious international organization.

We look forward to hearing from you!