RiVER Trainee (EPM)

Date: Jan 31, 2024

Location: MADRID, ES, 28037

Company: HOLCIM Group


The EPM Junior Contributor will join a growing team in order to bring Connected Planning Services to our customer in the best way possible, preparing Models and Delivering User Experience that drives Planning Solution adoption, being today our focus in Anaplan Platform
In the position the EPM Junior Contributor will learn and grow being responsible for contributing in model building to maintain an extend today EPM ecosystem (based on Anaplan), by learning existing models and supporting business users on their day to day activities. EPM Junior Contributor will play a key role in business continuity.
The EPM Junior Contributor will be point of contact for End Users supporting their daily activities and beyond, supporting user access as well as EPM Architects and Senior Model Builders by maintaining and configuring lists, modules, formulas, pages, actions, and other model settings based on the established direction.
Reporting Line: Direct report to the Department Manager



  • Capturing, translating and converting business requirements into clear data models and data sets

  • Designing, building, managing and maintaining new and existing data models, assuring consistency and integration across the different models

  • Modifying existing models into new and improved models

  • Training different Anaplan users

  • Acting as key player in the EPM project team (today focus in Anaplan)

  • In summary the focus of this role is on the business side, by creating accurate, flexible and in time data models, you will provide the business with the information required to guide them towards their vision and future challenges.



  • Master’s in information technology, applied computer sciences or a business-related field (e.g. Applied Economics, Business Administration, Finance or Commercial engineering)
  • Sincere interest in data, data modeling and data interactions
  • Knowledge of business processes
  • Fast learner
  • Strong coordination and communication skills
  • Fluent in English
  • Analytical, organized, structured and detail-oriented, but also flexible and able to work in a dynamic environment
  • Build trust with different teams and maintain confidentiality
  • Independent, self-propelling worker
  • Demonstrated experience with Anaplan and/or expert Excel skills, that would be great (but it’s not required to have a lot of technical knowledge for this role – you will learn on the job) is a plus
  • Experience of ERP systems is a plus



  • Value inclusion within the day to day responsibilities by respecting others’ perspectives/ convictions engaging others’ opinions, creating a safe environment where people, ideas and opinions are valued within the team / “internal” customers and external partners. 
  • Respect and take into consideration diversity by valuing different worldviews, challenges and cultures that represent all walks of life and all backgrounds. 
  • Is sensitive to how people, cultures and organizations function. Deals comfortably with organizational politics. Steer through the organizational maze to get things done.
  • Demonstrates positive thinking mindset, consistently identifying highlights.
  • Shows a can-do attitude in good and bad times and act as a role model in terms of ethics and self-awareness.