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Project Manager Construction

Join the Magic


Our Mission

At Puratos, we create innovative food solutions for the health and well-being of people everywhere. As the global leader in bakery, patisserie and chocolate ingredients, we help our customers to be successful with their business, by turning technologies and experiences from food cultures around the world into new opportunities.


We are more than 10.000 employees in over 70 countries and a consolidated turnover of 2.8 billion euros (in 2022). Our passion for innovation, a pioneering spirit and the unique Puratos culture drive our solid growth and vision for the future This, along with our commitment to our local communities, is what makes working at Puratos so magical.


To strengthen our team in Groot Bijgaarden, we are looking for a:



Project Manager Construction



Your Mission

As a company committed to sustainability, we prioritize excellence in all aspects of our operations. As a construction project manager at Puratos you will get the opportunity to integrate innovation by leveraging new technologies and processes in a sustainable way. By embracing eco-friendly materials, minimizing waste, and incorporating energy-efficient systems, you ensure that our projects not only meet current standards but also contribute positively to the long-term well-being of communities and the environment.


Your Role

As the responsible project manager for our five sites in Belgium, you'll ensure the on-time and on-budget delivery of new projects and oversee the maintenance all the buildings on the different sites. Your responsibilities will include:

  • You lead the timely and cost-effective delivery of new projects, aligning with real estate standards defined by Bemchimmo (sister company of Puratos).
  • You supervise the construction and renovation of buildings, ensuring quality and compliance.
  • You provide expert advice and oversee new construction or renovation projects for Bemchimmo assets.
  • You champion the maintenance of assets, focusing on sustainability for long-term value.
  • You oversee premises usage, managing safeguards like security, insurances and fire protection measures.
  • You ensure that Puratos operates and maintains premises in an effective and sustainable way.


Who are we looking for?

  • You have a Bachelor or Master degree in Construction with minimum 5 years of experience in the field.
  • You are an excellent project manager and your expertise lies in managing the building and maintaining of industrial/commercial premises while ensuring cost control, budgeting, and reporting.
  • You possess a keen sensitivity towards the environmental aspects and sustainable development in construction.
  • You are a reliable individual with a drive for achievement and problem-solving.
  • You are a team player with excellent organizing and planning skills.
  • Your IT skills (eg. MS Office) further enhance your ability to streamline construction processes.
  • You are fluent in English, knowledge of French and/or Dutch is a plus.



What you can expect from Puratos?

You will join a fast-growing, stable family business that has become an international market leader with a corporate culture in which innovation and entrepreneurship are part of our main priorities. You will benefit from a great deal of freedom in your work, with plenty of room for initiative.

We at Puratos cultivate an inclusive global workplace, that fully embraces diversity and equal

opportunities for all. We strive to reflect the richness of our customers, communities and society, accelerating our ability to innovate and deliver on our commitments.


You will be welcomed in a dynamic work environment where passion for innovation, team spirit and continuous improvement are key. You can count on a competitive salary package with attractive benefits such as:


  • Meal vouchers (8€/day)
  • Group, dental and hospitalization insurance fully paid by Puratos
  • Company Car
  • 13th month pay
  • Minimum 5 training days per year
  • Responsibilities and the possibility to take ownership of your work


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