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Raw Material Project Specialist

Division:  Yarns

Wielsbeke, BE

Date:  01-Mar-2023

A new challenge?

Be(come) the Raw Material Specialist within the B.I.G. group and participate in a broad range of technical support and research programs.  Interested in Raw Materials like PP, PA, PVC, UV stabilizers etc? 

Join us!

Your main responsibilities:


  • Manage Raw Material related projects from the start until industrial validation, together with your team members from R&D, Production… 
  • Support our internal stakeholders (R&D, Operations, Quality, Procurement, Innovation….) with raw material projects & issues.
  • Develop & maintain a respectful & strong relationship with both internal & external stakeholders.
  • Source, evaluate & validate Raw Materials, and feed our knowledge management system with newly gained knowhow.
  • Motivate our Lab employee(s) by actively involve them in your projects.


Your competences & skills:


  • Teamplayer, who can work in a constructive & respectful way with multiple stakeholders.
  • Approachable attitude.
  • Strongly dynamic and curious personality.
  • Active problem solver.
  • Graduated as Bachelor or Master in Chemical Engineering or similar, with experience in an R&D or Operational environment.
  • Great interest in Raw Materials and their application in several production techniques.
  • Willing to move between our B.I.G. departments to be visually accessible.


Your languages:


  • Good communication skills in Dutch, English and French.


Our offer


  • You are joing a growing company with respect for its people, passion for its products and striving for continuous innovation.
  • Sustainability is a key strategic element for our company.
  • An attractive salary package and attention to work life balance.
  • An intellecually challenging job in an international environment.
  • Immediate action and integration into the workforce.
  • Mentorship in order to develop technical and business skills.
  • Career guidance from within the Innovation team.



  • Bert Simoens - HR Manager    +32 465 04 50 07



As a global family business, we develop and co-create – in an innovative, entrepreneurial and sustainable way - flooring and material solutions to enhance the quality of living and working for every generation.

Headquartered in Belgium, B.I.G. employs over 4,900 people worldwide in 19 countries throughout Eurasia, America and Oceania and serves customers in 140 countries. In 2021, B.I.G. reported sales of €2,5 billion.  At B.I.G., we work purposefully to build a sustainable future. Our sense of entrepreneurship and our ambition enable us to continue to grow together with our employees, customers, suppliers, shareholders and the society in which we operate.

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