Position: Director of Engineering
Location: South, Netherlands
Job Type: Freelance or Permanent
This is an unparalleled opportunity to shape the future of our client’s engineering processes, drive innovation, and ensure the highest level of productivity and efficiency within their operations. As the Director of Engineering, you will be responsible for overseeing a diverse team of skilled engineers and leading the successful execution of various engineering projects.
Leadership and Team Management:
- Manage, support and guide external freelance engineers and managers.
- Promote a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement within the engineering department.
Engineering Strategy and Execution:
- Develop and implement the engineering strategy aligned with the overall business goals, ensuring efficiency, quality, and cost-effectiveness.
- Drive engineering excellence by implementing best practices, new technologies, and innovative approaches.
- Monitor and evaluate engineering processes, workflows, and standards to optimize productivity and minimize risks.
- Oversee and manage complex engineering projects from initiation through to successful completion, ensuring adherence to timelines, budgets, and quality standards.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including operations, production, and R&D to integrate engineering initiatives seamlessly.
- Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related field. Master’s degree preferred.
- Management of external contractors is essential
- Proven experience in a similar leadership role within the food and beverage industry.
- Strong technical expertise in engineering principles, design, and execution.
- Demonstrated success in managing complex engineering projects within budget and timeline constraints.
- Exceptional leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and build strong relationships with stakeholders.
- Solid understanding of regulatory requirements and safety standards.
- Up-to-date knowledge of emerging engineering trends, technologies, and practices.
Our esteemed food and beverage client offers a highly competitive and generous salary package, reflecting your expertise, leadership, and the strategic impact you will bring to the organization.
Send your CV to us today.
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