As R&D manager you will be working in a small but cross-functional team to develop the hygiene products of the future. The function involves market research, raw material validations, concept development and testing, industrialization and marketing.

Key responsibilities

  • You lead projects and items independently based on own technical competencies and project management competence.
  • You design or develop tests/DOE’s based on theoretical insights, experience and well-founded assumptions.
  • You give technical assistance to projects, plants & customers by giving value-adding inputs and/or coordination of implementation.
  • Whilst becoming an expert in your own domain, you also take initiative to learn outside your own domain, contribute to knowledge build-up by checking state-of-the-art technology.
  • You develop creative ways to solve problems and you are an out-of-the-box thinker.


  • You hold a Master degree in Science/Engineering
  • You are application and customer oriented.
  • You have a very good level of English (reading & writing) and you are an effective communicator
  • You have a passion for excellence: apply project management, problem solving, product development consistently & proficiently in projects to solve problems in a systematic way
  • Willingness to travel
  • You are a no-nonsense, dynamic and result-driven person, with passion for the job and an eye for improvements

Our offer:

  • Varied and challenging activity
  • Pleasant working atmosphere in a young team
  • Modern equipped workplace
  • Competitive salary