Project Leader - Energy Transition Industry

Zwolle, Netherlands

Job Reference 1235513

Location Zwolle, Netherlands

Industry Infrastructure - Construction & Civil

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added November 30, 2023

Job Title: Project Leader - Energy Transition Industry
Location: Zwolle, Leeuwarden or Groningen
Experience Level: Mid to Senior Level
Start Date: ASAP
Type: Contract to Permanent

The role:
As a Project Leader in the field of energy transition for the industrial sector, you will take ownership of the technical design throughout various project phases, from concept development to commissioning. Leading a team consisting of project managers, consultants, engineers, and 3D modelers, you will play a pivotal role in our client's Business Unit Industrie. The unit oversees the entire advisory and development process for new and replacement projects in Gas/New Energy, Chemistry, Food, and Pharma sectors. The focus lies on project management, consultancy, multidisciplinary engineering, and project execution guidance for industrial clients. Notable projects include the conversion of residual materials into biogas at Suikerunie and the establishment of the first green hydrogen factories in North Sea Port.


  • Assume ownership of the technical design across various project phases.
  • Lead a diverse team of project managers, consultants, engineers, and 3D modelers.
  • Collaborate closely with different disciplines to ensure the success of multidisciplinary projects.
  • Drive the sustainable transformation of the Dutch industrial sector.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering.
  • Experience as a lead engineer or project leader, preferably in an industrial setting.
  • Ambition to take the lead in a dynamic team of engineers.
  • Strong persuasion skills, technical expertise, and an entrepreneurial mindset.
  • Keen eye for innovation, commercial opportunities, and sustainability.
  • Good communication skills in Dutch and English is required.

The client: Our client, a leading consulting firm with a rich history, is committed to advancing progress in a rapidly changing world. Their extensive expertise spans diverse fields, focusing on urban challenges, digitalization, and sustainability. As innovators who value diversity, they actively promote collective action. Fueled by a culture that thrives on diverse teams, our client empowers individuals to make a meaningful impact. Their decentralized and streamlined business model contributes to their ongoing success. With a significant presence across multiple European countries, our client plays a prominent role in the industry. They collaborate closely with clients, leveraging a vast pool of expertise to craft intelligent solutions.

If you're ready to make a significant impact and be a part of projects that look towards the future, we invite you to share your CV with us. Please send it to and we'll be in touch soon.

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