Project Management Officer for Major Capital Projects


Kapelle-op-den-Bos, BE Avignon, FR Zaventem, BE Berlin, DE Bristol, GB

At Etex, our purpose is to inspire new ways of living. We are an international leader in sustainable construction, driven by a passion for excellence, but it's our people that are our top priority. We connect, collaborate, and champion the well-being of our employees, forming partnerships and pioneering change in our ever-evolving industry.

At Etex, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities. Are you looking for a company where you can learn, grow & lead? Join us as Project Management Officer for Major Capital Projects and play a pivotal role in our global initiatives!

What You'll Do:

  • Standardize and improve project management processes for Major Capital Projects at the global level within Etex Engineering.
  • Design and implement whole governance framework for project management, emphasizing adherence to defined standards and the Stage Gate Validation process.
  • Implement and manage risk management strategies to ensure the successful execution of Major Capital Projects.
  • Develop and define metrics for reporting and monitoring project progress, ensuring good practices in project management.
  • Achieve organizational excellence in projects by improving leadership and periodically reviewing project performance against objectives.
  • Participate in the development and prioritization of the capex portfolio, contributing to strategic project prioritization.
  • Support budgeting and budget control for the yearly and three-year capex plans, ensuring alignment with project goals.
  • Submit quarterly performance reports for project health checks and evaluate the level of achievement in Major Capital Projects.
  • Contribute to the preparation of detailed plans for portfolios, programs, and projects in collaboration with various organizational functions.
  • Develop project management maturity within Etex Engineering through the elaboration and standardization of Capex project management processes, resource management, and the implementation of governance measures.


What You'll Bring:

  • Skills and experience as a project manager in the domain of capital goods & international projects. Experience in the realization of industrial projects for heavy industry and functional solutions would be an advantage.
  • Several years of experience in design and implementation of governance framework for Capital Projects on international level.
  • Experience in PM Development.
  • Ability to work on several projects at once, possibly in urgent circumstances.
  • Ability to communicate and share experience and know-how regardless of the different cultural circumstances and languages that can occur.
  • International (short stay) mobility to provide support and training.
  • Ability to speak one or more foreign languages. English is essential. Other languages would be an advantage.
  • Ability to integrate a matrix organization with a transversal hierarchy.
  • Practical experience of Early Equipment Management.
  • Practical experience in Agile project methodology and Daptiv Planview is a plus but not a mandatory requirement.


Why Join Us?

  • We are named the world's #1 most trustworthy company in the construction sector by Newsweek and Statista in 2023! And one of the top companies to grow your career in Belgium in 2023 according to LinkedIn!
  • Our culture – we connect & care about those around us. We nurture teamwork, communities, partnerships and new ways of working, placing the highest importance on the safety and working environment of our people.
  • Our ‘Road to Sustainability 2030’ is our plan to help build a better, sustainable future. We work towards this vision by caring about our social and environmental impacts and developing innovative solutions.
  • We have a strong conviction that diversity of thinking helps us to deliver a strong and sustainable performance. It is also essential for us that everyone feels part of the team. In this spirit, we are committed to equal opportunities and zero tolerance towards discrimination.