Project Manager New Product Development

Belgium, Alken

The Datwyler Sealing Solutions Division is a leading supplier of bespoke sealing solutions to global market segments, such as Healthcare, Automotive, Civil Engineering and Consumer Goods. This is built on leading material, engineering and process know-how and the worldwide presence with own production locations.
With a global manufacturing footprint, sales in over 100 countries and more than 5,000 employees, the company generates an annual revenue in excess of 500 million Euro.

Areas of responsibility

• Managing new product development projects from initial idea till proof of concept to support all our existing business segments or beyond. This includes taking the lead of project teams, creating and following up on time lines and reporting about the project status to the different stakeholders
• Developing new product concepts that meet customer and/or future market expectations, in co-operation with internal and external sources of knowledge and in support of current or emerging businesses
• Supporting the industrial implementation teams and safeguarding (verification) of the defined product specifications
• Identifying new product opportunities and perform product related research (materials, processes and designs)

Profile

You have a Master in Engineering or equivalent and ideally have at least 5 years’ experience in a product development environment. Your strong organizational skills enable you to deliver the targets set. You are a good communicator and have a structured working style. You are fluent in English. In this position you are required to travel (short business trips) up to 20 percent of the time. The position is based in Alken, Belgium.

We offer you the opportunity to utilize your work experience and implement your innovative ideas in a specialized, future-oriented company. In case you are interested please send your application to jobs.be@datwyler.com

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