The challenge

The Program Coordinator we are looking for has a primary focus on the planning, monitoring, organization and communication of the Full Time MSc in Management at Nyenrode Business Universiteit Amsterdam.

You are the first point of contact for lecturers and students. You will be responsible for the creation and communication of the program planning and schedules and you will make sure that all deadlines and other requirements are met. You are responsible for organizational and administrative activities in order to ensure that the programs run smoothly and students and lecturers are well informed.

You work closely together with other Program Coordinators of the Program Affairs team and Administration team. Each program coordinator is process leader of one or more internal processes and also contributes to other processes within a multidisciplinary team.

Who are you? 

You have completed higher professional education and you have obtained at least 3 years of relevant work experience in a coordinating role, preferably in the educational field. You have a natural talent and enjoy managing and monitoring administrative processes. You possess the ability to keep a good overview and keep calm while working under pressure. You are precise in what you do and you enjoy dealing with a detailed administration. You are able to clearly communicate with lecturers, students and colleagues and to be strict when necessary.

You are smart, flexible (also in working hours), enthusiastic and you have a ‘can do attitude. You show ownership, you come up with solutions for issues yourself and advise pro-actively. You are a good communicator and a real team player. You are service & client oriented, reliable and integer. You flourish in a working environment with highly-educated professionals and high demands in which you stand firm. And of course, you enjoy working with students and lecturers to make the process run smoothly for them.

An excellent command of both the English and Dutch language is necessary and you feel comfortable working in an international environment. You live in the Netherlands and have a valid working permit. You are experienced with ICT programs such as Microsoft Office and Microsoft Dynamics.

Who are we?

Nyenrode Business Universiteit
Nyenrode Business Universiteit offers a combination of sound theoretical framework, practical relevance and personal development. Thanks to this combination, they develop sustainable added value for themselves, for their company and for society. Nyenrode is a small-scale private university, founded in 1946 for and by business, with an international orientation. Nyenrode offers degree and executive education programs in business, management, accountancy and controlling, and conducts research in these disciplines. The mission of Nyenrode is: ‘Serving society by shaping responsible leaders’.

Nyenrode Business Universiteit Amsterdam
In 2011, Nyenrode Business Universiteit extended its presence with the purchase of the New Business School, located in Amsterdam. This branch, which has recently been renamed to Nyenrode Business Universiteit – Amsterdam, reinforces the international esteem of the university and it is building up close relationships with local and international enterprises based in Amsterdam. We have recently started with a new way of working, where multidisciplinary teams, led by process leaders, take care of the most important processes.

Nyenrode Business Universiteit Amsterdam is situated on the Keizersgracht, where students get state of the art education, personal attention and connect with (inter)national student groups. We are part of a thriving business ecosystem, we have a world-class network of alumni and host our own incubator with start-ups where students can start their entrepreneurial life. Our mission is to serve society by shaping responsible leaders.

What do we have to offer?

Nyenrode Business Universiteit Amsterdam can be characterized by a combination of a high level of professionality and an informal atmosphere. We pay special attention to the development of our employees. Depending on age and work experience, we offer a gross salary of minimum € 2.177,-- and maximum € 2.951-- for fulltime employment. (Scale 7). 


We would like to receive your application in the form of a motivation letter and a curriculum vitae. Should you have any questions about this vacancy you can contact Carlijn Wentzel  (Director Nyenrode Amsterdam 1/1/2020) or 020 7051812.

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.