R&D project Manager

21-4-2018 wetteren

Bekaert (www.bekaert.com) is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coatings. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with headquarters in Belgium, employing 27 000 people worldwide. Serving customers in 120 countries, Bekaert pursues sustainable profitable growth in all its activities and generated combined sales of € 4.1 billion in 2013.

Bekaert Fibre Technologies (BFT) is a part of Bekaert Stainless Technologies (BST), a division of Bekaert further comprising Stainless Steel Wire and Combustion Technologies.
BFT develops, produces and commercializes products on the basis of very thin (from 6 micrometer) metal fibres that can be used for a large variety of high tech applications, e.g. in various filtration applications (nuclear, inkjet, car exhaust ...), conductive textiles and plastics, heat resistant textiles. For their plant Bekintex, located in Wetteren, they are looking for a R&D Project Manager.


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As R&D project Manager, you lead projects and items independently based on own technical competences and project management competence.
- You design or develop tests/DOE’s based on theoretical insights and well-founded assumptions.
- You give technical assistance to projects, plants & customers by giving value-adding inputs and/or
coordination of implementation.
- You take initiative to learn outside your own domain, contribute to knowledge build-up by checking
state-of- the-art technology and apply in Bekaert.
- You acquire a broad knowledge or total overview of Bekaert know-how and develop domain-related in-
depth theoretical and practical knowledge. You become an expert within a specific domain.
- You develop creative ways to solve problems and you are an out-of- the-box thinker.
- You work effectively with cross-functional teams (plant, marketing & sales, customers,...) to reach your project
- You coach others.

jouw aanbod

- You hold a Master degree in Engineering and have 5 years of experience.
- You have a broad knowledge and expertise within a specific technology domain.
- You are application and customer oriented.
- You show the ability to think beyond the Bekaert know-how within your own technology domain.
- You have a very good level of English and you use it to communicate in different ways.
- You have a passion for excellence: apply project management, problem solving, product development
consistently & proficiently in projects to solve problems in a systematic way.

wat bieden wij?

Bekaert offers you a fascinating and varied role with growth opportunities and the chance to focus on developing areas co-defined;
You will join a growing and financially stable company, where innovation is key and entrepreneurship is valued;
Above all, we offer an attractive salary supplemented by a range of extra-legal benefits.

Procesingenieur (m/v)
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uw Insel contact
Nathalie Thienpont
nathalie_thienpont@insel.be 092591212

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