Imec is the world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. The combination of our widely acclaimed leadership in microchip technology and profound software and ICT expertise is what makes us unique. By leveraging our world-class infrastructure and local and global ecosystem of partners across a multitude of industries, we create groundbreaking innovation in application domains such as healthcare, smart cities and mobility, logistics and manufacturing, and energy.
As a trusted partner for companies, start-ups and universities we bring together close to 3,500 brilliant minds from over 70 nationalities. Imec is headquartered in Leuven, Belgium and also has distributed R&D groups at a number of Flemish universities, in the Netherlands, Taiwan, USA, China, and offices in India and Japan. To guarantee our continued position as a leading player in our field, we are looking for those passionate talents that make the difference! Currently we are looking for a Director imec.academy.
Via imec.academy we share our unique know-how with researchers and companies, both locally and worldwide. The exceptional expertise and visionary speakers, and the combination of classroom and blended trainings, seminars and immersion programs turn imec.academy into a unique concept. These assets enable us to bring top expertise and innovation to the local and international industry and academia. Besides this significant external outreach, imec.academy also takes up the critical task of guaranteeing the continuous development of its own researchers to keep pace with the rapidly advancing technology. Likewise, the investment in skills development in domains such as entrepreneurship, management and leadership is vital for the success and effectiveness of imec.
You will hold strategic responsibility for the successful operations of imec.academy. You will be supported by a team of specialists with whom you will collaborate to achieve both the external (via account management and sales, marketing and branding, curriculum design) and internal targets. You will guarantee the further expansion of imec.academy and of digital learning within the academy. Your team closely interacts with research management, internal and external trainers and imec business development experts. You will also manage the shared support team that organizes the activities and that develops or purchases e-learnings and MOOCs. You will report to the Vice President Human Resources.
We are eager to know your vision on and relevant experience in (digital) learning strategy and implementation. Ideally, you combine a technical with an educational background and you have strong analytical skills which will allow you to be successful in an international high-tech environment. You have a passion for training and development. Furthermore, your expertise and management skills are essential to successfully take up this strategic role. You communicate effectively in English, but preferably also in Dutch, with your stakeholders and network. You can translate your vision into tangible results.
In exchange for your talent, passion and expertise, you will join an ambitious organization, with challenges there for the taking. Our flexible, progressive and informal working environment offers you a range of possibilities to take initiative. In addition this is your opportunity to contribute to the technology that will determine the society of tomorrow. Your valuable contribution and that of your colleagues make imec a top player in its field. As befits a true world player we offer you an attractive total compensation package to reward your drive and commitment.