Practice Lead Design - Ordina

1831 Brussels, Belgium BE

Ordina is the digital business partner that uses technology and market knowledge to give its customers an edge. We help our customers stay ahead of change through smart digital end-to-end solutions, sustainable software solutions and the design and management of IT landscapes.


Your Impact

As Practice Lead Design, you will be part of our management team. You are an expert consultant - actively working for clients, but also searching for new opportunities and define the right project approaches. Furthermore you get your energy mainly from guiding, training, coaching and mapping out career paths for your designer colleagues and will help further expand and realize the unit’s strategy. 

Where you're going to get started

Bold is the digital experience unit within Ordina, consisting of a talented team of 22 Design experts and 26 high-experienced Developers who together focus on conceiving, developing, implementing and optimizing customer-facing digital touchpoints, all with the aim of making a positive impact on brand and user experience.

You will be responsible for a team that currently consists of about 22 consultants with different backgrounds and expertise, including service design, user research, UX design, UI design, usability, accessibility, design systems,... all active at a variety of clients and projects. In addition, you can also call upon 3 Competence Leads (responsible for people, commerce and knowledge sharing) to assist you in your role.

This is you

  • You have already several years of experience in digital design and working with the design process: from the earlier strategic and research activities in the discovery phase to the creation and implementation where wireframing, prototyping, and visual design are important activities
  • You believe in the power of user-centered design and design thinking to create solutions that really make a difference. In other words: 'Building the right things and building things right"
  • You are familiar with how design and development interact. Experience with the typical corporate environments in which Ordina often works is an added advantage. You like working in different and complex environments.
  • You have a vision & ideas about how design fits within a bigger picture. Together with the other members of the management team, you have the drive to further expand and realize these ideas & vision.
  • You are a great people manager: you possess excellent communication skills, actively listen to others, understand group dynamics and as a coach you can create a good climate for your colleagues to grow their careers. You thrive on working with people and derive great satisfaction from guiding your team to the next level. You can already show the necessary experience in this field.
  • You have an eye for talent and you are actively involved in the selection process of new colleagues. In addition, you will al be so co-responsible for the onboarding of new team members who start at Ordina.
  • You have a commercial mindset, which means that you have knowledge of the market, you are able to communicate fluently with customers and you enjoy finding and developing new opportunities.
  • You are fluent in Dutch and speaks English well. Proficient knowledge of French is an asset, but not a must.


  • You contribute to challenging projects at top international and Belgian companies in diverse sectors
  • You work in a high-tech environment with a focus on knowledge and innovation, an open no-nonsense business culture with space for personal initiative
  • You keep your technical and social skills up to date at our Ordina Academy  you are supported in obtaining certificates
  • You receive a competitive salary package with additional benefits such as a company car, laptop, insurance package, luncheon vouchers, expense account etc.
  • You can take part in fun business and team building activities


Would you like to grow with us in an exciting and challenging environment? Do you have the drive and ambition to help expand the unit further and pull the team forward?

Send us your CV & motivation letter and who knows...

You might become our next Practice Lead!