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IT Project Manager

Requisition ID:  25370
Location(s): 

Copenhagen S, Region Sjælland, DK

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Can you inspire and lead IT Projects? Do you have the insight and drive to manage projects and liaise with many stakeholders operating in different areas of Vestas' Global IT department? Then we have an ideal opportunity for you, where you will be managing and leading projects of all sizes across different areas and units in Global IT.

 

Finance > Global IT > Project Execution
With reference to the Group CFO, Global IT is a large-scale enterprise covering all areas: from IT strategy, business engagement and capturing to project implementations, infrastructure operations, service integration between vendors and end-user support. The Project & Portfolio Management organisation (PMO) in Global IT is a newly established functional area, where we have gathered all our colleagues who are handling projects to build and have a center of excellence. This newly established department called Project Execution consists of project managers ranging from associate level to highly skilled and experienced senior project managers.
We are looking for a Project Manager with a focus on IT Finance projects, to join and be part of a heavy equipped group of internal and external project managers. We expect you to be experienced with a variety of Project Management methods and toolsets.
 
Responsibilities

Your primary responsibilities will be to manage projects their deliveries in Global IT Finance, through effective stakeholder management while ensuring a thorough understanding and use of our delivery models and processes. 

Overall, your responsibilities will include:

  • Define and set up deliverables for a set of projects and teams
  • Project planning and estimation including resource management
  • Communication with stakeholders across Vestas and with external partners 
  • Oversee any external project resources
  • Quality assurance
  • Change management
  • Financial management of the project
  • Ensure projects meet defined objectives
  • Prepare and reporting to steering committee
  • Transition from project to operations mode 

 
Qualifications

  • A degree in Communication, Business Administration, or IT.
  • Previous experience of working with or in a finance function is advantageous as well as a relevant financial education.
  • Very good project management skills, a formal certification in PMP/Prince 2 preferred, and Agile certification/experience is advantageous.
  • Planning of larger transitions including change management  
  • Planning and securing delivery of many parallel activities at the agreed quality and in due time
  • Experience in SAP PPM or similar Enterprise PPM solutions is beneficial but not a requirement.
  • Fluent in English verbally and in writing
  • Solid communication/stakeholder management skills

 

Competencies
On a personal level, we envision that you have/are:

  • Are persistent and patient with the ability to prioritize - also under pressure
  • Are structured, results oriented and robust
  • An open-minded and curious personality with good communication skills combined with a focused and structured approach to getting the job done
  • Good cooperative and communication skills in a global organisation with personal, professional and cultural diversity
  • The ability to take ownership and effectively engage in continuous improvements within a broader perspective
  • A team-oriented person who shows a reliable approach to the tasks at hand and want to contribute to the common achievements of the team.

 
What we offer

You will be a part of a highly dedicated and innovative team defined by creating business value. We offer a place where your dreams of constantly learning can come true. We offer an informal and agile workplace with a high level of freedom in defining the way forward. We expect a lot of our team members when it comes to taking responsibility and ownership of tasks and deadlines, but we stand shoulder by shoulder when celebrating our achievements and mitigating our failures.
 

Additional information

  • This role is based in Copenhagen,Denmark.
  • We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 17th of July 2022.
  • For further information please contact Ravi Bedadi Lead Recruiter.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.