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Visma to support Team Jumbo-Visma in its search for The Next Top Mechanic

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Visma to support Team Jumbo-Visma in its search for The Next Top Mechanic

Visma has been proud title sponsor of Team Jumbo-Visma since 2019, and are now supporting the team in a first-of-its-kind recruitment campaign.

Visma supports Team-Jumbo-Visma by providing technology that solves complex challenges and optimises performance. Whether helping the team run financial processes, sign contracts, manage business leads and contacts, or analyse data for insights, we help Team Jumbo-Visma perform their best through excellent cloud software.

Now we are using our software and business expertise to actively support Team Jumbo-Visma in their search for their Next Top Mechanic.

Search for the Next Top Mechanic

The program will be kicked off with an audition to generate awareness for the job of mechanic and to attract new talent to the world of cycling. As of April 17th, anyone can apply for the Auditions of The Next Top Mechanic.

After a first screening round based on experience and resumé, four applicants will be invited to the Team Jumbo-Visma HQ in the Netherlands for the definitive selection, featuring a combination of spectacular challenges. Cycling fans will have the opportunity to follow this unique talent show online via three video episodes. This Audition will end with the winner signing a one-year contract with Team Jumbo-Visma. This person will get to put their proven skills to work, preparing bicycles, and supporting the likes of Primož Roglič, Wout van Aert, Marianne Vos, Jonas Vingegaard, Tom Dumoulin, Sepp Kuss, Rohan Dennis, and many more riders.

Anne-Grethe Thomle Karlsen, Director of Content & Sponsorship at Visma, is happy to support Team Jumbo-Visma from the core business of Visma: “As a trusted partner on cloud software solutions, we know the value of critical business processes. The metaphor regarding the role of mechanics working behind the scenes is spot on. We are full of energy to help find The Next Top Mechanic for Team Jumbo-Visma and generate awareness and appreciation for the job that mechanics are doing every day.”

Richard Plugge, General Manager of Team Jumbo-Visma, says: “The world is constantly watching how our riders perform, but at Team Jumbo-Visma every staff member plays a key role in our riders’ success. That is why we are so happy to get Visma’s support to run this exciting recruitment campaign and find a new top mechanic for the team. We value the role of Visma and this campaign emphasizes our partnership to truly win together.”

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About the Next Top Mechanic:

For more information and to apply, visit https://www.thenexttopmechanic.com

Photo and video material for editorial use is available below.


For questions please contact:

Team Jumbo-Visma
Femke Meurs, Corporate Communications Manager at Team Jumbo-Visma
+31 613568146, Femke.Meurs@teamjumbovisma.nl

Visma
Anne-Grethe Thomle Karlsen, Director of Content & Sponsorship at Visma, + 47 920 920 70, anne-grethe.thomle.karlsen@visma.com

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