LEAD Performance Manager
Air Liquide
21 uur geleden

Company presentation

Air Liquide is the global leading supplier of industrial and medical gases. In Europe, Air Liquide operates an extensive pipeline grid (in the Benelux and in Germany) and several on-site production units to deliver industrial gases (oxygen, nitrogen, hydrogen and carbon monoxide), as well as cogeneration plants ( co-producing steam and electricity).

Air Liquide also aims to play an important role in the energy transition.

Entity and activity description

The LEAD (Leading Enterprise in Analysis & Diagnostics) Center is located in Brussels at the heart of Air Liquide’s operations in the Benelux : the Remote Operations Control Center from where our pipeline networks are managed.

The LEAD Center focuses on enhancing operational performance, by leveraging Smart & Innovative Operations (SIO) predictive and optimization streams as well as other data analytics.

Its main role is to define the optimum operation mode and provide the ROCC & production sites with all necessary tools and support to operate at such optimum mode, and identify and develop sales and energy optimization opportunities.

The LEAD Center has strong interactions with all other departments, in particular with the Energy Management team, the Business Development team and the experts from the Industrial Direction.

Missions and Responsibilities


The LEAD Center is divided into 3 teams : the Performance Management team, the Operational Excellence team and the Digital & Data Science team.

As LEAD Performance Manager you report directly to the Head of Performance Management. Your main role is to ensure the LEAD Center plays its role in conducting the performance mindset in the organisation, and initiates, develops & implements initiatives to reach the highest possible performance level in accordance with management ambitions.

The location is flexible and the candidate can choose either Brussels or Düsseldorf.


Your mission as part of the LEAD Performance team includes the following :

  • You generate and implement value creation initiatives : you detect and evaluate energy & business optimization opportunities in Air Liquide’s industrial gas networks and cogeneration plants.
  • You analyse and select the most valuable initiatives and you are accountable for validating the winning strategy with your manager and implementing the winning strategy and process for execution.
  • You proactively leverage on assets stewardship and flexibility to optimize sales contracts and identify associated value creation opportunities beyond the standard contractual frame
  • You support Business Developers in the development of future projects with techno-economical studies.
  • Your primary scope of focus will be the hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen networks in Germany.
  • Competencies and Profile


    You can become a LEAD Performance Manager when you have a solid background in industrial operations and / or energy optimization, with an aptitude and mindset for commercial topics.

    A few years of process engineering experience in the chemical industry is ideal.

    Expected competencies

  • You have strong analytical skills & are result-oriented
  • You are creative and ready for new ways’ & challenges
  • You are project driven : strong in building and following up on action plans, KPI’s, deadlines and gatekeeping
  • You are a team player and are able to work with multiple interfaces
  • You are a German native speaker or equivalent and have professional proficiency in English. French or Dutch are a plus.
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