Project Manager

26 Aug 2016
25 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking to attract a high-caliber Project Manager with the skills and ambition to oversee challenging projects in the rail engineering sector and see them through to fruition. You will be instrumental in ensuring that projects are executed efficiently, in addition to providing professional support for your teams whenever it is needed. Do you know how to deliver the best possible value for customers and retain them in the long term? Are you keen to apply your demonstrable abilities in project management to a range of exciting new challenges? This is your chance to excel. Welcome to ABB.

- Act as key interface and point of contact between customers and all stakeholders as part of challenging projects in the rail sector
- Oversee professional project planning, including effective timeline management in support of speedy execution
- Establish and foster customer relationships, in addition to ensuring end-to-end customer satisfaction in pursuit of defined targets
- Safeguard best-in-class quality and implement/refine processes and guidelines as well as maintaining consistent levels of transparency for the entire project team
- Instruct and supervise project teams in order to strengthen collaborative efforts and ensure success of respective projects
- Coordinate internal and external kick-offs and manage full range of activities relating to project handover

- Solid degree in Electrical Engineering (university or university of applied sciences)
- At least three years' work experience in a similar role, preferably in the rail engineering sector
- Intuitive understanding of customer requirements and proven track record in managing customer relations
- Expertise in stakeholder management and the establishment of internal and external networks
- Fluent command of German and English, both written and spoken (other languages welcome)