interim Organizational Change Manager

  • Job category Research & Development
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10008144
  • Location Veldhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER, Interim/independent
  • Industry High Tech

About this vacancy

The D&E Business Transformation Office assists D&E Management in driving the strategic and complex change initiatives in order to secure implementation into the D&E organization. Team members combine a solid basis of project/program management, deep knowledge of driving behavioural change and ASML business knowledge.

Reason for the vacancy: Capacity is needed.

Job description

  • Takes ownership on embedding the required change with the goal to have business ready to adopt the impact in a sustainable way
  • Identify key program deliverables and the D&E target groups impacted by it
  • Advises, designs and agrees the change strategy and plan with the Program Manager, project team, line manager and supporting roles using as much as possible standardized methods and frameworks  
  • Drives and executes the Change plan according ASML's change management framework with high flexibility to adapt the plan on changing requirements and complexity
  • Defines and coordinate communication activities and reviews related to the desired change and new WoW
  • Defines and agrees on change project KPI's and reports on progress 
  • Enables and supports the program project team to manage the transformation by standardized methods and frameworks that fit the needs of the business (goal oriented)
  • Reports on progress of change and communication plan

Who do we need?

  • Organizational Change Professional with extensive knowledge in own specialized field built on a deep understanding of the theoretical concepts and principles and their context. Knows how to apply this knowledge based on a broader experience in more than one area. Is recognized by others as an authority in own discipline who conveys theories and practices of the professional field to other experts and related disciplines  
  • Formulates, leads and implements guidelines and procedures for department/ functional discipline and contributes to formulation of strategy 
  • Functional expert, who acts as coach within own functional area  
  • Advises based on understanding the business and business objectives regarding the area of expertise and liaises with strategic stakeholders in relation to the assigned area  
  • Thinking is concerned with the interpretation and tactical application of policy to come to optimal solutions for needs. Contributes to wider policy formulation based on perspective of own area of expertise translates performance expectations into specific goals to provide effective services, solve problems and achieve objectives
  • Reporting Lines
  • Reports to: Senior Manager D&E Business Transformation
  • Functional reporting to program/project lead where she/he is part of the program Change and Communication team.


ASML is a successful Dutch high-tech enterprise that produces complex lithography systems used by chip manufacturers in the production of integrated circuits. ASML is at the cutting edge of this technology and delivers systems to all the world's leading chip manufacturers. ASML's employees are among the most creative talents in the fields of physics, mathematics, chemistry, mechanical engineering and software. Every day they collaborate in close-knit multidisciplinary teams in which members listen to and learn from one another and exchange ideas. It is the ideal environment for professional development and personal growth.

ASML is headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands.

Offer description

There are 2 options:

  1. Freelance: max hourly rate (all-in): € 80
  2. Payroll YER: max € 95k/year

Candidate profile


Master degree


  • Has at least > 9 years of work experience in different environments/businesses
  • Has at least 5 years’ experience in Change Management roles
  • Has knowledge of / experience in the most common Change Management theories & practices
  • Has knowledge of / experience with Lean and Agile principles 
  • Has experience in working on business transformation/process improvement/IT systems projects, preferably in ASML
  • Has a strong cross-sectoral ASML network
  • Has proven coaching experience
  • Is fully at ease in working with senior and middle management, but also in working with operational departments

Personal skills

  • Team player, flexible, proactive and communicative personality who is able to act in a highly demanding and volatile technological environment;
  • Capability to drive complex issues to simple and pragmatic solutions
  • Organizer, Creates links and involves others (departments, stakeholders);
  • Sense for tactical and political relations on both strategic and operational level;
  • Ability to handle multiple requests and work on management and operational level; 
  • Trustworthy and acts with integrity;
  • Highly organized
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (must) and Dutch (preferably)
  • Pragmatic and hands on mindset
  • Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships on different levels in the organization
  • Listen to learn: Strong communication skills (listening, asking the right questions and expression)
  • Creative and proactive 
  • Drive, enthusiasm and persistence
  • Able to convince, inspire and motivate people