Project Manager (m/f) Strategic Business Development


The ALTANA Group develops and manufactures high-quality, innovative specialty chemical products. With us, you can help shape many important details of tomorrow’s world. Our four divisions BYK, ECKART, ELANTAS, and ACTEGA have set worldwide standards in their markets. Our innovative products enable companies to develop technologies of the future today, technologies that make life easier, safer, and more comfortable. With sales of more than 2 billion euros, we are one of the world’s most innovative, fastest-growing, and most profitable chemical companies. We currently employ about 6,000 people who have good ideas for the world of future. You, too, can discover the decisive benefit for your future. Bringing you many advantages.

BYK is a leader in the area of additives and instruments used für the coatings, printing inks and plastice industries and ensures surface gloss and scratch resistance. Our innovative strength and global customer proximity makes us a top development partner and convince at competing.


Project Manager (m/f) Strategic Business Development

Standort Wesel

Your task structure


You define and lead strategic projects reporting your progress to the Division Management Team. You create project plans, steer project teams and develop business plans. You help us grow into new fields of business working closely with our Business Lines when developing your ideas and concepts. You conduct feasibility studies as well as market and technology analysis. Supporting our M&A team, you assist during the due diligence and integration phase. And you represent BYK’s strategic business development throughout the ALTANA Group.


Your recipe for success


min. 3 years’ experience in similar position or as a strategy consultant | experience in leading projects or work- streams of complex projects | very good communication and presentation skills | team player | good English skills | structured way of working | analytical skills | self-starter | good computer skill, esp. MS Office | willingness to travel


Your spectrum of advantages


In the ALTANA Group, you will work in a unique culture of innovation where the utmost importance is attached to promoting individual ideas and abilities as well as open, trusting interaction. BYK-Chemie offers you a lot of advantages. They include pleasant-sized operations where employees get to know each other personally and exchange ideas, comprehensive initial training, e.g. with training plans, training sessions etc., short information and decision-making paths, comprehensive further education and training offers, flexible working hours with flextime and an impressive compensation with good employee benefits and pension plans.



We invite you to get to know us better and to join our team. Discover your career plus in specialty chemistry. Please send us your application via our jobmarket:
BYK-Chemie GmbH | Michael Holsteg | Personalreferat | Abelstr. 45 | 46483 Wesel | Tel. +49 281 670-26016


Job number: 50021243a

Legal entity: BYK-Chemie GmbH

Location: Wesel

Area of operations: Unternehmensentwicklung / M& A