We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative, results-driven R&D Lead who will be responsible for
planning internal and external research activities, timelines, budgets, project funding and resources.
You are responsible for finding and setting up research projects with external parties and ensure
that your team remains focused on results in terms of quality, costs and customer satisfaction. As a
R&D lead at our Beveren-Leie (Waregem) location, you work together with Engineering, Plant
Scientists, the Sales Team and the Customer.
- Coordinating collaboration between several stakeholders (external research institutions,
governmental organisations, internal teams and customers)
- Translating the ideas from the R&D teams to a detailed research document
- Setting up subsidy-and patent applications
- Writing the entire application process from outline to final submission and taking responsibility to the outcome
- Investigate together with internal teams and external parties how which projects will be approached.