Global Account Engineer

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Date: Mar 31, 2023

Location: Deerlijk, BE

Company: Bekaert NV


Be part of something bigger!


As the world and the way people live is changing, at Bekaert we believe it’s our responsibility to contribute to finding new solutions for the future. Our ambition is to be the leading partner for shaping the way we live and move. And to always do this the Bekaert Way – safe, smart, and sustainable.

With a heritage of more than 140 years, we continue to strengthen our core competencies that have made Bekaert a global market and technology leader in material science of steel wire transformation and coating technologies. Today, we also apply our expertise beyond steel to create new solutions with innovative materials and services for markets including new mobility, low-carbon construction, and green energy.

As a dynamic and growing company with over 27,000 employees worldwide, 75 nationalities, a retention rate above 90% and almost € 7 billion in combined revenue in 2022, we're looking for someone like you to join our team!


Why join us?

  • Personal Growth – Let us help you unlock your full potential
  • Pioneering – Join us to challenge the impossible
  • Creativity - Discover possibilities beyond steel
  • Purpose – Drive progress for our planet and people
  • Diversity – Together, we create change



Global Account Engineer
Be part of something bigger! 


Bekaert ( is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with more than 27 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 5.9 billion in combined revenue in 2021.


What is in it for you?

•    A competitive salary with benefits 
•    A hybrid working system, flexible hours.
•    Learning programs developed by our L&D department.
•    A great opportunity to play your part in an international growth story.
•    A chance to grow along with your responsibilities (national or international)
•    Cool colleagues all over the world


About the role
Your Impact as Global Account Engineer:

•    You take care of a large Key Account Customer in the rubber reïnforcement industry
•    You are the technical interface between Bekaert and the customer
•    You initiate and coordinate innovation projects and new products.
•    You respond to technical questions of existing products.
•    You take care of customer claims when they are related to product development.
•    By engaging with the customer and using the full capabilities of the Bekaert value chain, you will deliver products and services with unique Bekaert identity that live up to our Bekaert business strategy.


About You
Essential skills & competences

•    You preferably have 3 years’ experience in a technical role Technical Center or plant (70%)
•    You have a strong commercial and technical mindset and are customer oriented (30%)
•    You have a master degree in science/electromechanical engineering or a related field.
•    You have Project Management skills and experience.
•    You have strong people relationship as well as communication and presentation skills.

•    You have an open mindset you are eager to learn new things.
•    You like testing new tools and ways of working.
•    You are fluent in English; any other language is a plus.
•    You are willing to travel, 30% of working time.

Why join us?

At Bekaert, we are on a journey to establish the new possible. And to achieve this, we need passionate people that are eager to grow beyond their capabilities. We want people that are brave and willing to explore the unknown, even if it means failing sometimes. People that are ready to bring their whole self to work and are not afraid of expressing their opinions but also value the power of synergies, different perspectives & team spirit. 
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
To learn more about Bekaert visit us: Bekaert Jobs


Will you dare to take the next step?


Join us to unlock your full potential AND have a true impact in pushing the boundaries of what is possible.

We're looking for individuals who are not afraid to take risks and explore new ideas. If you are passionate about personal growth and bringing your authentic self to work, we want you on our team!

At Bekaert, we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


To learn more about us and our exciting career opportunities, visit Bekaert Careers

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