Subcontractor Manager

Job description

You are responsible for the daily follow-up of subcontractors that deliver products, processes and services to Antwerp Space in the frame of ESA projects. You are part of a project team that is led by a Project Manager and a Technical Lead, and together with them and the other team-members you foster a good team-spirit and collaboration. Your duty is to steer and monitor the various outsourced activities within the project and to follow-up that the subcontractors are fulfilling the requirements of a specific sub-system.

Job experience

For this position, Antwerp Space is looking for an experienced Subcontractor Manager, preferably with knowledge in the type of equipment that Antwerp Space is procuring: TWTA, RFDN, S/X/Ka-band transceivers, etc.

Job competences

You have splendid communication skills and the necessary negotiation skills. Having a technical background allowing you to think on technical level with our subcontractors is more a need-to-have than a nice-to-have. You have or are willing to build up a good knowledge concerning the products and services of available solutions with respect to our Space Flight projects and products. You have excellent language skills, especially in English. French, German and Dutch are nice-to-have's.

Job offer

The principle job location is Antwerp (Hoboken) though short duration missions abroad are part of this challenging job environment.

We offer you an attractive salary, with all fringe benefits in a high-tech environment

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