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R&D Project Manager

NOVA Engineering | Heverlee | Permanent, Full-time

Published on 3 days ago

NOVA Engineering is a partner specialized in project sourcing and recruitment & selection of technical employees and engineers.

For our client (HQ @ Leuven), an international strong organization in the domain of machine building, we are looking for a R&D Project Manager. Are you interested in product development project? And want to take the lead over various projects?

Read on and respond! 

R&D Project Manager

Job description

In this challenging position you will be responsible for new product developments (R&D). Initiating new projects, planning, monitoring and follow-up are part of your extensive range of tasks.

As a pioneer you set the objectives associated with the project and you monitor the budget, timing, specifications and quality.

  • Project management: Converting project requirements into concepts and solutions is your strength
  • Contact/intermediate: as a good communicator you manage to build strong relations with and between all stakeholders. You connect all teams involved, managers and client. You are the glue of this project.
  • Ambassador: With pride, you propagate the values of the company during the roll-out. You are the contact person for the project, both internally and towards customers.


  • You have a Master degree in a technical field
  • You have 5 years of experience as project manager, preferably with machine building
  • You use your management experience to lead large, complex product development projects
  • Thanks to your excellent people management skills you are able to achieve great results together with the team
  • With your good communication skills (written and oral) you bring a clear message towards all stakeholders
  • You are customer-minded, precise and a team worker
  • You are flexible and practical
  • You are good in organizing projects and workflow
  • You have a very good knowledge of English. Knowledge of other languages are a plus


  • A training in the products and technology of the machines.
  • A challenging and innovative work environment with pleasant atmosphere and potential for career growth.
  • A competitive salary package with fringe benefits (e.g. company car, meal vouchers, group and hospitalization insurance, extra holidays,...).


Ruben Philippaerts 0471/71.70.69.

Ruben Philippaerts 0471/71.70.69.


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  • Master (University or Higher Education Long Type)


  • Permanent
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