Head of Project Engineering, Brussels

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Job Type
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Mining & Machine Parts

Linum Consult’s client is a market leader in the distribution of machine parts across the Mining, Civil Engineering and Heavy Industry sectors in Africa. Due to extended growth, they are looking to hire a Head of Project Engineering to oversee their Applications team and Component Rebuild Centre (CRC), to be based in Brussels.


  • Leading the Project Engineering team, which represents the centralised Engineering & Applications office for their Mining division, New OEM, Quarry, and Construction, for major projects and contracts
  • Developing the company’s CRC strategy
  • Redesigning the go-to-market strategy for Service Level Agreements (SLA), Parts Service Level Agreements (PSA), etc. with the objectives of: increased wallet share, higher customer intimacy, superior service, better risk management, and higher speed in closing agreements
  • Developing and editing fleet proposals for complex projects
  • Implementing complex sales contracts up to the handover for the project operations
  • Managing technical requirements for efficient purchasing from non-OEM partners
  • Leading or contributing to project-based initiatives requiring project engineering expertise
  • Defining and managing the team strategy and roadmap in line with the corporate strategy


  • Degree qualified in Civil or Industrial Engineering, ideally with an MBA or Commercial Engineering qualification
  • 15 years’ experience in a similar role within the Mining and/or Construction industry
  • History of working for international companies
  • Excellent commercial acumen, project/contract management skills, and people management skills
  • Fluent in both French and English
  • Experience in Africa is an added advantage, with a willingness for frequent travel
  • The right to live and work in Belgium


If you fulfil all of the key criteria for this position, then please formally submit your CV along with your current financial package details for the attention of Frederick Thugniot to

If you fulfil all the criteria stipulated, you will be contacted within 7-10 days. If you do not fulfil the minimum criteria, we may contact you regarding alternative positions.

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