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6200 – 30.08.2019 – Hulshout

Product Development Specialist


Recticel is an international industrial group specialising in the transformation of polyurethane into innovative products and solutions which contribute to our daily comfort. It develops, produces and commercialises these solutions to offer an extensive range of value-adding industrial and domestic applications through four distinct business lines: Flexible Foams, Bedding, Insulation and Automotive.

Recticel is active in 27 countries and has a workforce of about 8.400 worldwide (including joint ventures). Its consolidated sales turnover reached EUR 1.46 billion in 2017. Recticel is listed on Nyse-Euronext stock exchange. To learn more: visit

Product Development Specialist


The Product Development Specialist is the key function in Development Department to drive projects and create new products according to customer specification. The customer can be internal (Recticel Brand Sales and Marketing teams) or can be external (Key Accounts).

The Product Development Specialist is member of a team that is monitoring the own collections and is building new collections based on perceived market opportunities.

Key Accountabilities:
Development of Mattress collections – Boxspring collections (focus on Mattresses)
Project management
Support of functional teams


Professional education in design area with special focus on textiles.
Minimum 3 years of experience on similar position in textile/furniture industry

Technical knowledge/ expertise:
Good command of English
Knowledge about production process of mattresses
Knowledge about different materials and their properties and behaviour used for mattresses and upholstered furniture
Computer skills - MSOffice, CAD

Passionate by beauty in a textile environment
Ability to listen (to better understand the needs)
Excellent communication skills, but able to work independently,
Well organized
Creative thinking
Challenged by innovative thinking


You will work in a dynamic, future-oriented company with a strong international perspective ; room for creativity and self-development.
A challenging position with many responsibilities.
Competitive salary.

Contactpersoon voor deze vacature

Céline Debats

011-240830 of 0476-875749