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Director Global Engineering, EU & LAM



Location: Barcelona, Spain 


Key Responsibilities: 



  • Lead the Global Engineering team in EU and LAM regions (internal and external project managers) to ensure the delivery of its operational and strategic targets
  • Deliver the project management of Operations investment projects, ensuring that they are completed safely, on time, on budget and to specifications
  • Deploy Global Engineering methodologies, processes and standards in the region (structure, KPIs, governance, location...)
  • Continuously improve processes and technologies in the plants of the supported region in terms of efficiency, yields, quality and safety
  • Lead site master planning analysis. Contribute in EU/LAM plants’ network optimization studies 
  • Incorporate Lean principles in the engineering operations/projects

 We value: 



  • Master’s degree or equivalent in engineering (Chemical, Process, Mechanical, Civil …). Post graduate business or project management qualification preferred
  • Experience (10-15 years) in food, chemical, pharmaceutical, FMCG or similar process industries with exposure to operations, capital projects, process and project engineering and engineering teams management in an international environment
  • Excellent in leading interdisciplinary complexity (technical solution, number of customers and stakeholders, disciplines, contractors …) in a matrix and multi-cultural environment
  • Lean, Six sigma or Continuous Improvement experience preferred. 
  • Availability for mobility of up to 30%
  • Proficient in English. French and/or Spanish a plus

 We offer: 


  • Become a senior member of a growing organization driving all large capital projects for the company and entitled to transform how global engineering is performed
  • To be part of a company with the purpose to improve the quality of life of our workforce, our families, our local communities and society at large; with a strong legacy through breakthrough innovations and technology 
  • High challenge and High Reward Environment
  • Participate and lead the transformation of different areas of a global organization