Process Engineer Subcontracting

stow is a global market leader in industrial storage solutions. Headquartered in Belgium, stow employs ca 2,000 ‘Rack Stars’ across Europe and the US. The group has a pan-European production footprint with 10 production facilities and a global commercial network.


, Belgium

Job Description

We are looking for a Process Engineer Subcontracting to join our growing purchasing team at stow. As Process Engineer Subcontracting you will work with people across our organization committed to bring growth to stow, solve issues and actively look for opportunities to improve.

Your tasks & responsibilities

  • You support the purchasing team and our vendors with technical expertise and knowhow of quality processes, striving for organizational excellence within the purchasing team and with our suppliers.
  • You set up and monitor best practices of quality assurance and organizational excellence from the very first contact with a new vendor till the daily collaboration with established vendors.
  • You strive for uniform operational and quality procedures in purchasing across the group, in close collaboration with other departments.
  • You are the liaison person of the purchasing team in quality issues and improvement initiatives.
  • You take up the coordination in case of quality issues, working out a swift short-term solution as well as structural measures to avoid recurrence of quality issues.
  • In your daily job, you enable continuous improvement of the service level of the purchasing department and its vendors, thereby positively contributing to the service level and the profitability of stow Group.


  • You have minimum a bachelor’s degree, preferably a technical degree.
  • You have at least 3 years of experience with Quality and Organizational Excellence.
  • You preferably worked in a company with a well-established focus on quality.
  • You have good knowledge of quality processes and organizational excellence, connected to a manufacturing environment.
  • You can read technical drawings and are familiar with material norms and tolerances.
  • You are hands-on and are able to autonomously inspect finished goods and make a first diagnosis in case of quality issues.
  • You are able to act in a fast-moving environment and have a strong will to contribute to process improvement.
  • You carry pride in good work, are well-organized.
  • You are proficient in Dutch, French & English.
  • IT Expertise: You are an experienced user of Excel and ERP. SAP experience is a big plus.

Additional information

What do we offer you?

  • You will work closely together with other rack stars in an open and enthusiastic environment.
  • The necessary freedom and possibility to take initiative. 
  • An intensive training by experienced people.
  • An attractive salary in an international environment, including
    • A competitive gross salary
    • Company car with fuel card
    • Group & health insurance
    • Meal vouchers (8€)
    • Net allowances
    • CAO90 Bonus
    • 40 hours week + 12 ADV days