BENEO 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, consists of three business units: BENEO Functional Fibres, BENEO Functional Carbohydrates and BENEO Rice Ingredients which are currently 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. BENEO follows the latest trends and developments in food and actively contributes to healthier nutrition.  For its offices in Wijgmaal, BENEO is looking for a:
PRODUCT- & PROCESS ENGINEER nutritional ingredients
Key Responsibilities

  • After a learning time you are responsible for product and process development and improvement, from scratch to lab until industrial implementation
  • R&D tasks: Design lab tests, perform these tests on a lab scale, evaluate and report test results
  • Assist and follow up on pilot and industrial tests
  • Support the engineering, production and application departments with your technical expertise

Key Qualifications

  • Master degree in Industrial Sciences, Bio-Engineering, Bio-Chemistry, Food Technology or experience in a similar position
  • Hands-on mentality
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • You speak Dutch and English


  • An exciting position in a financially stable and growing company which is regarded as the best in its class
  • An open work environment with lots of space for your own initiative and creativity
  • A competitive salary package
  • The opportunity to meet the people behind this brand in a first interview at Beneo


  • 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