Continious Improvement Specialist

BENEO in Tienen is part of the German Südzucker Group, the largest sugar producer in Europe. BENEO, specialized in the development and production of high-quality nutritional ingredients from natural sources is represented in over 75 countries over the world. You can find BENEO ingredients in all kinds of food applications: from beverages to baby food, from dairy to bakery, from confectionary to cereals and from soup to sauces and in animal nutrition. In this way BENEO can effectively contribute to healthier food products. For the Continuous Improvement team supporting the commercial departments we are looking for a:

Continuous Improvement Specialist – Business Processes

Key Responsibilities
Develop and implement continuous improvement (CI) methods/frameworks, and facilitate  and evaluate continuous improvement efforts supporting business objectives, to optimize operational efficiency and effectiveness of processes within BENEO Commercial.

  • Take ownership of change initiatives to increase the impact of CI efforts
  • Share expert knowledge and coach your colleagues within the commercial departments to improve CI awareness and expertise
  • Measure CI performance efforts to report results and progress against objectives

Key Qualifications
  • Master degree
  • Experience with Continuous Improvement/Lean concepts such as PDCA, Six Sigma, Kaizen, Gemba Walks, VSM and in the design and implementation of process frameworks (e.g. APQC)
  • Experience with Project Management
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good knowledge of English, the knowledge of Dutch, French or German are an advantage

  • An exciting position in a financially stable and growing company which is regarded as one of the best in its class
  • Interesting tasks and responsibilities in a growing business environment
  • An attractive salary package including a company car
  • A value-driven company culture with open communication

  • Call Ralf Gutschoven on +32 (0)478 43 61 68 for more info or an application.On weekdays between 8h30 and 10h30 and in the evening from 19h00 to 21h00, on Saturday between 10h00 and 12h00.
  • Or mail your CV to ralf@talentselection.be
Continious Improvement Specialist2022-01-27T14:25:03+01:00

Maintenance Technician

BENEO-Remy in Wijgmaal-Leuven is a member of the Südzucker Group. BENEO is a is a global market leader in functional food ingredients for both humans and animals, with production sites in Germany, Belgium, Chile and Italy. With our worldwide distribution network, we market our ingredients in over 75 countries. At this moment in Wijgmaal we are urgently looking for a:

Maintenance Technician
Your Tasks

  • Execute the complete preventive maintenance plan
  • Take corrective maintenance actions if needed
  • First point of contact for operators concerning technical issues
  • Support technical improvements
Your Profile
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Good knowledge of instrumentation and automation
  • Knowledge of Dutch and English
  • Experience in an industrial environment is an advantage
  • Affinity with the food industry is an advantage

We Offer
  • Interesting tasks and responsibilities in a growing business environment
  • Attractive pay scheme and benefits
  • Open communication and a value-driven company culture
  • The opportunity to grow in responsibilities
  • Day shift: 7h30 till 16h00

Apply or more info
  • Call Ralf Gutschoven on +32 (0)478 43 61 68 for more info or an application. On weekdays between 9h00 and 11h00 and in the evening from 19h00 to 21h00, on Saturday between 10h00 and 12h00.
  • Or mail your CV to ralf@talentselection.be
Maintenance Technician2022-01-27T14:25:03+01:00

International SALES MANAGER Animal Nutrition

BENEO Animal Nutrition based in Tienen is a business unit within BENEO, part of the German Südzucker Group, one of the leading food producers in Europe. BENEO - Animal Nutrition markets and sells a wide variety of natural ingredients, from high quality commodity products to specialty feed ingredients, to animal nutrition producers all over the world. The ingredients can be found in aquafeed, pet food and nutrition for farm animals. BENEO Animal Nutrition, follows the latest trends and developments in petfood and feed and maintains quality standards comparable to human nutrition. With products from natural sources BENEO actively contributes to the well-being of animals. BENEO Animal Nutrition, which could show an outstanding growth path, is now looking for enthusiastic


Key Responsibilities

  • Building up an additional customer network (visit potential new customers, develop new product ideas, discover new applications for the Beneo products…)
  • Manage the existing customer portfolio of animal nutrition producers
  • Prepare business plans including tactical and strategic initiatives to reach the objectives
  • Report to the Commercial Director Animal Nutrition
Key Qualifications 
  • Master’s degree in Agricultural Science, Veterinary Sciences, Food Technology, Biological Science, Bio-Engineering, Bio-Chemistry, or similar degree
  • Affinity with livestock, pet nutrition or aqua feed is a must
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Enthusiastic teamplayer with commercial talent
  • Excellent spoken and written English skills other languages are an asset
  • You are able to travel up to 30% of your working time (EU and Asia Pacific)

  • An exciting position in a financially stable company which is regarded as the best in its class
  • Intensive training and coaching and continues learning opportunities
  • You will become a member of a young and result oriented team that has been able to show an outstanding growth path over the last years
  • The flexibility to work remotely from home when your presence at the office is not required
  • A competitive salary package
  • The potential to grow in function and responsibilities

  • Call Ralf Gutschoven on +32 (0)478 43 61 68 for more info or an application. On weekdays between 9h00 and 11h00 and in the evening from 19h00 to 21h00, on Saturday between 10h00 and 12h00.
  • Or mail your CV ralf@talentselection.be
International SALES MANAGER Animal Nutrition2022-01-27T14:25:03+01:00


BENEO in Leuven behoort tot de Duitse Südzucker Group. BENEO is de wereldmarktleider in de ontwikkeling en productie van functionele voedingsingrediënten van natuurlijke oorsprong voor mens en dier. BENEO heeft productie sites in Duitsland, België, Chili en Italië en via het wereldwijde distributienetwerk, worden deze ingrediënten in meer dan 75 landen op de markt gebracht. BENEO volgt de nieuwste trends en ontwikkelingen in de voedingsindustrie en draagt actief bij aan een gezondere voeding. Voor BENEO in Wijgmaal-Leuven zijn wij op zoek naar een:

  • Na een intensieve opleiding ‘on the job’: verantwoordelijk voor het behalen van de productiedoelstellingen rekening houdend met de kwaliteit, het rendement, de efficiëntie en de veiligheids- en milieuvoorschriften.
  • Coachen, aansturen en opvolgen van de operators (ongeveer 10).
  • Uitvoeren van de voorgeschreven administratie om het productieproces op een correcte wijze te documenteren en alle relevante informatie correct te registreren en door te geven.
  • Rapporteren aan het ‘head of production’
  • Een Master diploma Industriële Wetenschappen of een bachelor diploma
  • Uitstekende leidinggevende en ‘coaching’ capaciteiten
  • Goede kennis van het Nederlands en het Engels, Frans is een voordeel

  • Een uitdagende en afwisselende functie, in ploegen (volcontinu), binnen een innovatieve en stabiele onderneming met een hoogtechnologisch machinepark en een laag personeelsverloop
  • Reële doorgroeimogelijkheden binnen Beneo
  • Hoogstaande opleidingen en aandacht voor persoonlijke ontwikkeling
  • Een competitief salaris aangevuld met extralegale voordelen
  • De mogelijkheid om vrijblijvend met de onderneming kennis te maken tijdens een vrijblijvend en persoonlijk gesprek
  • Bel Ralf Gutschoven op 0478 43 61 68 voor meer informatie of een sollicitatie. Op weekdagen tussen 8h30 en 10h30 en ‘s avonds van 19h00 tot 21h00, op zaterdag tussen 10h00 en 12h00.
  • Of mail je CV naar ralf@talentselection.be
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