Digital Program Manager

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Date: Jun 6, 2022

Location: Deerlijk, BE Shanghai, CN

Company: Bekaert NV

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 € 4.4 billion in combined revenue in 2020.




The Digital Program Office team in Advanced Digital Solutions is driving the development and implementation of our digital transformation roadmap through strategic digital initiatives, global digital portfolio management, investigating and assessing new digital opportunities with our Innovation and Sustainability teams and supporting our four BU’s on successfully execute digital initiatives and delivering digital value at stake. 

We are currently looking for Digital Program  Managers to join our Digital Program Office team. 

The job is based in Belgium (Zwevegem ) or China (Sanghai). 


Your role:

  • As Digital Product Manager, you will take ownership of one of the global digital product domain (e-Commerce, operations, ...) in order to drive the digital transformation and innovation of the business units. 
  • You create a digital product strategy that is business-goals oriented and ROI driven
  • You will be in charge of transformational digital initiatives, implementing roadmaps with a strong governance according to the SAFE principals, managing both internal and external stakeholders and most importantly delivering the desired outcomes;
  • You shape the way of working in an Agile way according to the SAFE methodology for the digital transformation initiatives;
  • You participate in the further development of our global business portfolio management by assessing business segments and working out cases for M&A or organic growth.


What you bring:

  • You have a university degree in science, technics, engineering or math, MBA as a plus.
  • You have working experience in a top strategy consultancy role on digital projects at least 2 to 3 years.
  • You have a strong analytical and conceptual mind, and a natural born problem solver in order to steer and lead the exciting and challenging digital transformation projects across function and across globe.
  • You are talented in communication and conviction power, be able to bring people from different views working towards the same direction, and deliver the value. 
  • You are highly motivated in learning new things, and be able to quickly learn and use the new knowledge into new roles. 
  • You are a change champion that makes promises not only writing on the wall, but land to have real business impact based on your empathy and resilience.
  • You speak English fluently. Any other languages are very strong assets.
  • You are very flexible and you adapt well to different teams and environments as part of a global team


What we offer:

  • You grow, we grow….better together. Bekaert offers continuous development opportunities as well in the job as in the global organization.
  • It’s a great opportunity to get to know the real business needs, and use digital to enable the real business impact. You will be able to jump to a business role or strategy role after working in the digital transformation. 
  • A competitive salary with Benefits 
  • Hybride working  system with flexible hours.

The digital transformation that Bekaert is going through has created a number of digital opportunities, such as this position!

For a full list of our digital opportunities, click here!


You grow, we grow... Better together. Bekaert offers continuous development opportunities.


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