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Senior Improvement Project Manager (f/m/d)

Requisition ID:  27476
Location(s): 

Hamburg, HH, DE Aarhus N, Region Midtjylland, DK

Work experience:  Management
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Function: 

Vestas Factory

Are you an experienced Improvement Project Manager looking for the next step in your career? Are you a team-oriented professional with a continuous improvement mind-set and great stakeholder management skills? Are you someone who is enthusiastic about sustainable energy solutions and is motivated to protect the environment? If so, then Vestas may have the opportunity for you!

 

EVP NCE > SBU NCE Construction & Operations > Business Improvements & 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 successful execution of onshore and offshore Construction Projects. Business Improvements & Processes will ensure the regional construction business has the necessary framework, processes, and systems to carry out the projects and ensure alignment of these initiatives with Global Construction. 
 

Responsibilities:

  • You will act as a role model for other Improvement Project Managers and take the lead in coaching
  • Contribute to developing the area and improving good practice and effectiveness within the department
  • Provide a creative contribution in the development of the Construction PMO function within the region
  • Collaborate with Global Construction and peers from other regions in Construction PMO
  • Drive and monitor project progress and performance as well as complex business improvement developments
  • Act as a project lead and ensure that the scope and targets of the improvement project is clearly defined
  • Ensure effective project planning, control and collaboration with the wider team
  • Evaluate and prioritize new project requests

 

Qualifications:

  • Academic degree in business administration, economics, engineering or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience in a similar PM function within a construction, service or IT industry
  • In-depth understanding and experience working with the Vestas (or other OEM) Value Chain
  • Previous experience working on IT or other large-scale projects in a similar industry
  • Fluent in English
     

Competencies:

  • You can prioritise effectively in a timely manner
  • You have solid interpersonal skills and ability to build effective relationships
  • You can work across various parts of the value chain, identify, and involve the necessary business stakeholders
  • Solid communication, problem solving and stakeholder management skills
  • Good business process understanding and ability to work cross functional
  • You have a continuous improvement mind-set as well as a solution-oriented and creative approach to your work

 
What we offer:
We offer an exciting Senior Improvement Project Manager position with great development opportunities in an inspiring environment at the world's number one wind turbine producer. We value initiative, responsibility, and accuracy. You will become part of an international environment with a commitment to sustainability and safety and you will work amongst colleagues that take care of each other. We do our best to have fun while delivering efficient and professional solutions that have great impact and influence on the profitability and development of our business. 

 

Additional information:
Primary work location: Hamburg, DE or Aarhus, DK
This position requires up to 40 days travel per year.
Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis however, please note 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 15th August 2022.
You can apply online by clicking on the “Apply Online” button at the top or bottom of this page.
 
 


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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.