Project Manager Business-IT

posted on: 11/01/2019 HR - career@manuchar.com

The job

As a polyvalent Project Manager, you will manage a variety of tasks within our enthusiastic team.

You will work together with business colleagues in more than 40 countries and internal & external IT-partners.
Within your responsibility you will function as a bridge between strategic business improvements and the realisation of these with new technical components.

  • You manage the full life cycle of IT projects, from design till implementation of a solution
  • Based on the information that you gather from different channels, you take up project requests from our business and give feedback
  • You analyze business requests to a certain extent as preparation of new projects
  • You coordinate questions, detect problems and solutions between the stakeholders (business, IT partners internal & external and end users)
  • You manage the validation process, planning and approved budget for the running projects from A-Z
  • You ensure the quality of the end results and you are able to estimate the risks of every action
  • You report to the different stakeholders in consultation with the project sponsors

On the long term there are opportunities to be involved in developing our digital transformation strategy and managing the implementation of related projects.

Your Profile

  • You obtained a bachelor or master degree
  • At least 3-5 years of project management experience, preferably in a supply chain related environment; familiar with project management methods (Prince 2, PMI,…)
  • Experience with the implementation of transactional systems (ERP), data related projects (BI-reporting) or software related to logistics
  • You are familiar with cloud related applications, integration of software and information management systems
  • You have an excellent knowledge of Dutch and English; knowledge of Spanish is a plus
  • You are communicative and empathic, with a strong team spirit and business-oriented mindset
  • You are highly motivated to learn new technologies and to keep your knowledge up to date
  • You have a sense for methodic and organized working and take responsibility and initiative to achieve the common goals.
    Also during busy periods you keep a clear overview and show flexibility
  • You have strong analytical skills and your focus is solution-oriented

A multinational of Belgian origin

Manuchar is a global trading, logistics and distribution company, with more than 25 years of experience and headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium.

We operate with our own people (2000 FTE) and through our own local infrastructure in over 40 countries, mainly in emerging markets.

Our trading activities cover Chemicals, Steel, Metals, Polymers, Pharmaceuticals, Wood, Spare Parts, Paper and Cement. Our distribution and also local value added logistics are mainly focused on Commodity and Specialty Chemicals.

Ingredients of our success? We know the products, markets, global & local logistical solutions and have the necessary financing capabilities.
But most of all … We have the people that make it work!

Manuchar offers

  • a job full of variety with long-term perspectives in an international environment
  • cooperation with motivated & skilled colleagues in an open company culture
  • an attractive remuneration package including fringe benefits
  • a nice workspace where you can fully develop your talents


If you want to take up the challenge and join an international fast growing team of dynamic colleagues, please send your application letter and detailed CV here via our online recruitment tool CV Warehouse.

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