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R&D Project Manager Building Systems

Mission and Context

Providing project management support, advice and assistance to the businesss on test plans, compliance investigations, product certification and third party testing. 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Project management
  • Discuss and validate clear definition in line with expectations (goal, in/out scope, etc.)
  • Owner and stakeholder interaction at regular intervals.
  • Steering the project team and ensure commitment.
  • Define activities, milestones and timing.
  • Allocate resources.
  • Collect financials to support and justify.
  • Literature search, competition watch.
  • IP investigations (freedom to operate, opportunities to patent).
  • Status reporting and communication.
  • Results reporting and document knowledge build up.
  • Technical assistance
  • Provide expert opinion and answer to questions related to product testing, product performance, product application, product compliance, bench marks, substitute or competitive products.
  • Translate demands and organize test campaigns when appropriate.
  • Organize and follow-up on outsourced tests.
  • Required Experience

  • Knowledge on analytical methods and statistical interpretation.
  • Knowledge on national and international standards for testing products, components and systems for mechanical, physical and durability performance.
  • Safety related to storage, handling and use of CO2-gas, hazardous chemicals (acids, VOC containing, glues, 2K systems, etc.)
  • Language Skills

    Language : practical knowledge of Dutch , French and English , basic German.

    Reporting line

    You will be reporting to System Development & Performancee Testing Leader.

    Required Education and background

    A university degree in bulding materials or chemistry is needed.

    The position requires a high level of knowledge and technical know-how in material science and test-methodologies in the field of construction materials and building components.

    Work Location

    The position is located in Kapelle-op-den-Bos.

    Etex Values and Competencies

    Connect and CarePassion for ExcellencePioneer to Lead

    Geographical Context and Travel Requirements

    Some travel to the production sites is required.

    Additional Requirements

    R&D Project Manager Building Systems

    Etex, Kapelle-op-den-Bos
    Project Manager, R&D Manager, R&D