Business Manager Mechatronics

The function

Are you an entrepreneur and would you like to build up the Mechatronics unit in your own region? Then we are looking for you at ALTEN Nederland!
The challenging and entrepreneurial role of Business Manager consists of 3 main pillars: Sales, People management and Recruitment. It is a dynamic role in which you will build your own team of clients, projects and consultants. You will work closely with your fellow business managers, recruiters, office managers and of course the consultants. Your responsibilities include:
- Acquiring development projects in mechatronics;
- Conducting selection interviews with consultants for your team;
- Supervising, coaching and managing your team of consultants;
- The follow-up of projects at your customers.

We are currently looking for a Business Manager to set up the Mechatronics Unit in the Eastern Netherlands region. Within ALTEN, Mechatronics focuses on the competences Mechanics, Electronics and Control with applications ranging from robotics to machine building and from medical to high-tech. After solid growth of the Mechatronics Unit in Eindhoven and a number of leading customers in East Netherlands, we are ready to expand.
Although the Unit has to be built up, you are not alone in the East. With colleagues in technical software in Apeldoorn and Hengelo and support from the team in Eindhoven, there is sufficient support available. Given the versatility of the role and the challenging range of tasks, you will learn to deal with all facets of the role in an extensive programme.
Curious about the working week of a Business Manager? Take a look at the story of Business Manager Arnold Schutter here:

Your profile

You have a completed HBO or WO education in a technical direction supplemented by several years of technical or commercial work experience.
In addition, you have good communication skills and the ability to solve problems pragmatically.

ALTEN offers

You'll have the opportunity to make a significant contribution to the growth of ALTEN Netherlands. We offer you a challenging full-time position within a dynamic, driven and collegial high-tech working environment with a lot of freedom for initiative and room for personal development. Besides an attractive fixed salary, you can think of secondary employment conditions such as 27 holiday days with the possibility to buy 10 extra days, 8% holiday money, premium free pension scheme, travel and expense allowance, an interesting lease budget, ...

Did you become enthusiastic about this vacancy as Business Manager? Do not hesitate and apply now! Do you have any questions about the vacancy? Then send an e-mail to

Publication date 12/08/2022
Location Apeldoorn
Category Management/Staff
Recruiter Quentin Schoonyans
Reference Number AD000248