To complete its team, WattElse is currently looking for a Building Project Manager.

Do you want to have an impact on the energy issues of our society and are you looking for a meaningful job? Then join our team and support our clients from the development of their energy strategy to the implementation of their projects ! 

Description of your future job:

We are looking for a Building Project Manager with at least 2 to 5 years’ experience in a design office and/or in the field, capable of diagnosing actions to improve the energy performance of buildings and monitoring their implementation.

As a Building Project Manager, you work within a team of multidisciplinary experts in order to carry out studies relating to energy efficiency projects in tertiary and industrial buildings.

Concretely, depending on your experience, you will be required to evolve on the following tasks: 

  • Management of a client portfolio and operational monitoring of sometimes complex missions in energy strategy and project management with our public and private clients in connection with the challenges of energy and environmental transition, which may include, among other things:
    • Meeting with clients and analyzing their needs

    • Technical analyses: establishment, monitoring and analysis of technical studies, sizing of installations, comparison of different technical alternatives, feasibility study, analysis of opportunities relating to the energy transition

    • Technical visits/energy audits of tertiary and industrial buildings to determine needs, areas for improvement and propose renovation scenarios

    • Carrying out pre-feasibility studies on building techniques (heating, ventilation, air conditioning and production of domestic hot water) which aim to pre-size the installations, estimate the investment costs and energy savings and analyze the profitability of investments

    • Drafting of technical specifications clauses, comparative analysis of offers to guide customers in choosing a solution independently

    • Site monitoring and energy savings (energy monitoring)

    • Financial monitoring: budget forecasts, monitoring of project expenses, profitability study and financing possibilities

  • Collaboration and coordination with stakeholders related to projects: customers, internal resources, subcontractors, partners and suppliers including design and engineering offices, technical and environmental specialists, electricity network managers, administrations and municipalities , industrialists, landowners, etc.
  • Implementation and updating of relevant and effective tools as part of the proper monitoring of missions;
  • Communication and lobbying: presentation of projects to private and public actors, animation of working groups internally and with our customers, occasional representation of the company at conferences or major events related to the company’s activities

Join our company

By applying at WattElse, you are joining a growing company, made up of a team of 15 motivated and creative multidisciplinary experts whose mission is to support private and public customers in taking into account their overall energy footprint and implementation of their energy transition projects.

Our commitments to our customers are as follows: independence from any solution provider, multidisciplinary expertise that takes into account the technical, financial, legal and communication issues, the development of our customers’ skills by the means of a partnership approach, a pragmatic and tailor-made approach that takes into account the innovations encountered in the sector.

    About you:

    Beyond the diploma, we are above all looking for a person motivated by a growing sector and in line with the values of the company, namely conviction in the challenges of energy transition, quality and teamwork as well as the search for innovative solutions.

    A training as an engineer, an architect, a master’s degree in economics or environmental sciences (or equivalent) or even a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 2 to 5 years’ experience in the study of technical and energy optimization projects for buildings tertiary and industrial sectors would be appreciable without being required as long as you have a good knowledge of the building and its technical equipment acquired in the field (including energy audit, special building techniques, electricity and site monitoring).

    You like to work independently with responsibilities but you also appreciate teamwork.

    With a natural ability to analyze and synthesize data and results, you have a popularized approach and you enjoy explaining results to clients.

    You are able to write and present a quality report.

    You have a perfect command of French both orally and in writing, school knowledge or a professional command of English and/or Dutch being additional assets.

    Classic computer tools (Office Suite) no longer have any secrets for you and mastery of other software is welcome (Sketch up, Autocad or equivalent, etc.).

    Our offer:

    You are joining a human-sized company offering work in a friendly and dynamic atmosphere, currently located in Achêne and which will be established in Wierde (10 minutes from the center of Namur) by the summer of 2023.

    We offer you a permanent employment contract as a full-time employee with a salary package commensurate with your skills and accompanied by various extra-legal benefits.

    Attentive to the well-being of our employees, we offer a balance between family and professional life based on services partly carried out by teleworking.


    If you are convinced that you are the person we are looking for, send your CV and your cover letter written in French to who will respond to your application as soon as possible.