Program Coordinator

Job Details

 Company Presentation

ManpowerGroupSolutions was created to meet the needs of the increasingly complex world of work.  Nowadays companies need new organisational models to be more agile in a constantly changing environment.  ManpowerGroup™ Solutions takes care of insourcing and outsourcing projects or activities (Talent Based Outsourcing), handles the entire recruitment process (Recruitment Process Outsourcing) and acts as a central point of contact for the recruitment and management of external staff (Managed Services Programs).  Our solutions are results-oriented and allow our clients to focus on their core business, whilst we optimise their human capital and processes.

Job Purpose

 TAPFIN is looking for highly motivated and flexible individuals who like a challenge and with a healthy sense of curiosity. If you are dedicated to delivering excellence and enjoy learning, this is the job for you. TAPFIN can offer you a wide range of activities in which you can really demonstrate your skills and grow as an individual. We welcome people with a large sense of client oriented, creativity, initiative and affinity with tools.

As a Program Coordinator you will start off by supporting the daily operations at a given client (or clients). Depending on your personal evolution, you can grow into a more expert role (reporting, tooling, vendor management, Engineering & IT expert,… etc).

A Program Coordinator advanced level performs with a higher level of experience and expertise:

  • demonstrating a proactive approach in problem detections &a first resolution approach
  • detecting new business needs trends within the program & account
  • perceiving challenges as new opportunities
  • overlooking the account and demonstrate a good knowledge of the account’s core business & needs
  • managing change for first line account contacts
  • working close with the overall account & TAPFIN team to ensure TAPFIN’s high level of Service level Agreements are achieved and exceeded;
Main tasks / responsibilities

 Recruitment management

  • You will manage the full request cycle: from request intake & project description review, request distribution to the vendors, review proposals & negotiation of rates
  • You will schedule interviews for all vendors
  • You will work with multiple vendors to ensure they have all requirements to fulfil outstanding orders
  • You can manage with support of an expert matter/Operations Manager a broader scope of responsibilities & expectations of Contingent Workforce management (fe SOW, Total Talent management,…)

Administrative duties

  • You will manage the on-boarding & off-boarding (e.g. PO creation, IT material requests, etc), including collating documentation, orientation, and other contractor relations issues
  • You will create work orders liaising with vendors
  • You will ensure contractor compliance documents are tracked, completed and filed as required from the vendor
  • You will answer telephones, take messages, and direct incoming calls

Technology management

  • You are responsible for following standard operating procedures to ensure compliance  with the end to end process:
    • monitoring and tracking activities
    • Including creation of program documentation and user support
  • You will provide first line support to clients/vendors/workers for the technology
  • You will monitor and follow up timesheet submittal and approval in the technology
  • You will have payroll administration responsibilities including submitting expenses, processing rate changes and updating technology

Client management

  • You are the first point of contact for contractor issues and concerns both from client and vendors
  • You will prepare weekly/monthly client meetings in collaboration with the Program Professional (status report) and participate in these meetings

Vendor management

  • You will ensure proper selection and solid negotiations in the vendor contracting process, to ensure the maximum profitability, as well as quality, of each placement
  • You will maintain a good relationship will all referenced vendors in the program, on a daily basis e.g. by assisting issue resolution
  • You will prepare the vendor performance reviews
  • You will assist in benchmarking exercises and RFQ analyses (in collaboration with the Program Professional/Project Expert)


  • You will draft reports with or without the use of the technology, as requested by the Program Professional/Operational mngr
  • You will be responsible for various other ad hoc project & reporting administrative duties

Quality management

  • You will manage the extension management and evaluate the services performed via the agent of the suppliers together with the business manager.
  • You will align with the Program Professional/operations manager to the next steps to improve the quality of the proposals via different approaches like distribution chain and or service templates.
Requirements: knowledge – Ability to –Profile
  • Language knowledge NL/FR & ENG
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, … );
  • Knowledge of Managed Service Provider is an asset;
  • Knowledge of Vendor Management Systems is a plus;


  • Demonstrate excellent Written and Verbal communication skills – detailed, organized and concise with a professional style;
  • Organize, plan, and prioritize work while being flexible to changing needs;
  • Creating winning relationships;
  • Demonstrate excellent administrative capabilities
  • Detect Sales opportunities within the scope of the role
  • Think proactively and solutions oriented towards clients and candidates
  • Positive minded and self-motivated


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years’ relevant experience in a fast paced working environment
  • General recruitment/HR experience (performance management)
  • working a fast paced working or service/solution environment
  • Tool minded
  • Multiple language skills (French, Dutch, English) are ‘nice to have’
What makes the job attractive? 

Taking part of a leading company in the world of work. An exciting position close to the business and of strategic importance in a rapidly changing environment. High autonomy and responsibility level.