Project Manager/Coordinator International research, innovation and networking projects

Contractual function EV-ILVO: Project Manager/Coordinator International research, innovation and networking projects
Number: EV/2018/005/T&V115
Legal entity: Eigen Vermogen van het Instituut voor Landbouw- en Visserijonderzoek (ILVO Own Capital)
Department: Technology and Food Science
Official address: Merelbeke
Place of work: Burg. Van Gansberghelaan 115, 9820 Merelbeke

Your tasks

You are responsible for following up and executing research, innovation and networking projects with international partners. You will often be expected to work on several projects at the same time; they can be in the preparation phase as well as in the execution phase. Mainly you will be responsible for the progress of the various work packages and executing your own tasks with one or several projects. You will track several operational aspects of these projects to make sure that deadlines of administrative and research reporting are met. In addition, you work actively on the performance of the actual projects themselves: among others, you will organize skype and other meetings with international project partners, ensure correct reporting about deliverables and milestones, and you ensure that the various work packages keep moving forward. You also follow up the work being done by international project partners. You report to the senior researchers on the projects.

More information and how to apply

To apply, send a letter of motivation together with your cv to In the subject line, note the number EV/2018/005/T&V115.

The application period will end when we find the right candidate so be sure to reply right away.

For more info, please contact
Jürgen Vangeyte, Scientific Director of Agricultural Engineering at ILVO
via tel. 09 272 27 65 of via e-mail naar

Based on a screening of your cv, we may invite you for an interview. Please note your daytime telephone number on your cv.

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