R & D Manager APP

To strengthen our bitumen team of BMI Technical Center, we are looking for a motivated R & D Manager APP. Your office will be at our TC site in Groningen, The Netherlands.


  • You implement R & D projects related to the development of new and better products and applications, mainly in the field of APP roofing;

  • You provide technical and theoretical support on APP bitumen technology;

  • You prepare and present project reports, product and process specifications based on research results;

  • You support the production processes of APP membranes within the BMI group (Groningen, Hungary, Austria, Germany);

  • You support the market and production in case of problems (benchmarking, claims);

  • You execute lab work related to the (R&D) projects;

  • You organize the tasks and day-2-day management of the lab technicians.


  • You have a University level Chemistry / Physical Chemistry / Chemical Engineering / PhD;

  • You have experience in managing people;

  • You have lab working experience;

  • You are fluent in English;

  • You are willing to travel as you will be part of an international team of technical experts;

  • Your competences are being honest, motivated, safety conscious, a team player, having problem-analyzing and solving capacity, strong in project management, having organizational competences, having leader skills.


BMI Group
Human Resources