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Vestas Factory

Improvement Project Manager (Maternity cover) 
DK, Aarhus N | Management | Full-Time 
| ID: 17757 

Are you a qualified project manager within the business and process improvement area? Do you want to use your abilities to create a more sustainable world? Then look at this exciting opportunity!

 

SBU NCE > NCE Construction > PMO, Portfolio Planning & Analytics > Business Improvement & Processes

Business Improvements and Processes is a department within PMO, Portfolio Planning and Analytics under the Northern and Central Europe (NCE) business unit at Vestas. The goal of PMO, Portfolio Planning and Analytics is to support the region in the effective execution of onshore and offshore Construction Projects. Business Improvements & Processes will ensure the regional construction business has the necessary framework, processes and systems to follow up on the projects. The area of Business Improvements & Processes will also support the business in running improvement initiatives and ensure alignment of these initiatives with Global Construction.

 

Responsibilities

  • Guide and monitor business improvement projects to support our construction projects within NCE construction
  • Act as a project lead and ensure that the scope and targets of the improvement projects are clearly defined
  • Monitor project progress and performance on a continuous basis
  • Supervise and collaborate with project teams and project SteerCo
  • Ensure effective project planning and control
  • Evaluate and prioritize new project requests
  • Create and maintain project documentation and ensure all reporting requirements are met on time and to the required quality

 

Qualifications

  • Academic degree in business administration, economics, engineering or equivalent supplemented by Project Management training and accreditation is a benefit
  • Solid Project Management experience is a preference 2-3 years of experience in a similar function within a construction/service or IT industry,
  • In-depth understanding and experience working with the Vestas (or other OEM) Value Chain will definitely benefit you in this position and the ability to use project management tools such as Microsoft Project is a plus
  • Experience from a similar industry and preferably from large-scale projects
  • Experience working with IT projects is also considered beneficial as many improvement projects contain certain IT ingredients.
  • Fluent in English and combine your language skills with professional multi-cultural communication skills

 

Competencies

  • Owning the ability to prioritize - also in a time-sensitive situation – will be key for this role
  • Ability to work across various parts of the value chain, identify and involve the needed business stakeholders
  • Solid interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships
  • Professional communication and stakeholder management skills
  •  Good business process understanding and ability to work cross-functional
  • Continuous improvement mindset as well as a solution-oriented and creative approach to your work

 

What we offer

You will develop in an innovative and high-paced team in a global environment. We do our best to have fun while delivering efficient and professional solutions that have a great impact and influence on the profitability and development of our business. For the right candidate, this position will be a platform for further professional or leadership development in a global organization.

 

Additional information

The primary work location will be Utrecht/Arhus/Hamburg.

Please apply online by clicking on the "Apply Now" button at the top or bottom of this page and send in your application together with a CV and cover letter.

For additional information, please contact Senior Recruiter – Aleksandra Arias (Gdansk, Poland) at +48 668 869 468.

All inquiries are treated confidentially.

 

 


About Vestas                                                                
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels