Global Manager Engineering

On Time Engineers is searching for a Global Manager Engineering for our client located in Eindhoven. Are you an experienced leader and would you like to manage engineering teams from different disciplines? Are you a strategic thinker who can set up a Technology Roadmap and communicate the mission, vision and expectations to the whole Group? If so..

Then be On Time now the vacancy is still available! Be aware that for this position you will be offered directly a contract with our client. Our goal is to bring you together with this high tech, innovative company in Eindhoven and make sure the whole application process goes as smooth as possible for both sides!


About the position

As a Global Manager Engineering you are responsible for:

Communicating the mission, vision and expectations of the GROUP;
Set up, promote and realize a company-wide Technology Roadmap;
Determining and realizing the necessary building blocks;
Coordination with Line Management of local offices (Managing Directors);
Appointing, directing and assessing Manager(s) Engineering of local offices;
Progress report to BoD;
Active analysis of the entire engineering organization;
Seeing and exploiting opportunities;
Escalation model;
Relationship management;
Managing innovation, Development and processes;
Integrating sustainability in the engineering programs;
Performance, financials and contract formation (joined effort HR).


Job requirements

Appropriate professional and intellectual level in Packaging and/or tooling industry;
Minimum of 10 years of professional work experience;
Minimum of 5 years of experience managing engineering teams;
Strong technical background;
Proven track record in leading complex projects and teams using agile methodologies;
Remote managements skills;
Strong written and verbal communication skills to lead discussions on all levels;
Full proficiency of the Dutch and English language;
Learning; you quickly acquire and understand new skills and knowledge and apply them to your work.


What qualities do you need to have?

You have a very good problem solving skills and a ”hands on” attitude when it comes to urgent situations;
Enthusiasm and ability to form a unit of entrepreneurial thinking employees by empowering and mentoring less experienced team members;
Exceptional leadership skills and a decisive as well as pragmatic personality;
Extremely sharp logic and communication skills. Vision: you see how you would like customers, teams, technology, and competitors to relate years into the future;
Leadership: you can define goals and strategies, design organizations, hire, motivate, assess and manage.


Our client offers

Working for our clients company means being part of a healthy growing, globally operating organization. Despite its strong international character and more than 500 colleagues in the Netherlands, the organization is characterized by its informal character and short communication lines.

The organization has its own benefits package and offers a collective pension scheme. Are you rarely sick? Good news; you can save up to 5 extra days off per year with full-time employment. In addition, they offer the possibility to use their own fitness facility and the bicycle plan. In summary:

Directly a contract with our client;
25 vacation days + 5 bonus days per year if you are not sick;
Collective pension scheme at Aegon with employer contribution of 50%;
A working environment in which you can continue to develop both technically and personally;
Fitness facility and bike plan;
An international working environment with an informal character.


About our client

Working at our client means being part of a strongly growing worldwide operating organization. Despite its strong international character and over 500 colleagues in the Netherlands, the organization is characterized by its informal character and short communication lines.

Within the organization, you will get the opportunity to further develop yourself both personally and professionally. They attach great value to collegiality and pleasant working atmosphere. Naturally, the company provides you with the resources you need to perform this job well. The salary is in accordance with the market and will be determined in negotiation, depending on knowledge and experience.


Interested to be On Time and meet our client?

Do you have any questions concerning this position or would you like to meet our client? Be On Time and contact On Time Engineers, Eda Demir at 06 – 196 229 44. You can also send your questions or resume by mail to

Not sure about the match between your profile and our job? Please do not hesitate to email your resume to us. When a successful match is available we will contact you within two business days.


Heb je na het lezen van deze vacature nog vragen of heb je interesse om te solliciteren? Be On Time en neem contact op met Eda Demir via telefoon nummer 06  196 229 44. Mailen kan ook naar

Indien je twijfels hebt over de match tussen je profiel en de vacature, aarzel dan niet en mail gerust je cv gewoon naar ons door. Wij nemen dan binnen twee dagen contact met je op.