IT Project Manager

Recruiter
Location
Ã…rhus N, Midtjylland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Sep 2016
Closes
24 Dec 2016
Ref
150002J7_9
Sector
Renewables
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you a structured, experienced and proactive Project Manager who has been leading on- and offshore teams to successful implementation of IT-solutions for an international organisation?


We are looking for an excellent planner and a strong leader who strives to meet deadlines in order to make a powerful impact on delivering excellent IT-solutions in a timely cost effective manner.

Global IT, IT Performance Management, Programme & Project Management
Global IT is the business area responsible for all IT within Vestas Wind Systems A/S, and with reference to the Group CFO, Global IT covers everything from business engagement and requirements gathering to project implementations, infrastructure operations, Service Integration between vendors and end user support.
The Programme & Project Management Team manages all IT-projects across the Vestas Value Chain and plays an important role in the business case realization within the business.
As a project manager you will be teamed up with skilled colleagues with several years of experience and you will be able to develop yourselves in various aspects of project management and have the possibility to work with IT-Projects in all aspects of the business.

Responsibilities
You are a structured, experienced and proactive Project Manager who has been leading on- and offshore teams to successful implementation of IT-solutions for an international organisation. As an excellent planner and a strong leader you strive to meet deadlines in order to make a powerful impact on delivering excellent IT-solutions in a timely cost effective manner.

Project management includes the following areas of responsibilities:
  • Organize and facilitate pre-project activities
  • Secure execution of IT Projects in accordance with the agreed time schedule, budget and resource frame
  • Budget responsibility for internal and external cost
  • Manage RISKs ensuring that all obstacles ahead of the project are cleared in due time
  • Motivate and lead project teams and secure commitment to plans
  • Responsible for project budget, reporting, progress and stakeholder communication
  • Ensure project execution in compliance with IT Governance and IT Project Execution model
  • Provide organizational change management support to business
  • Report to the Steering Committee and manage the scope, cost, time and quality
  • Ensure project portfolio master data are updated according to governance
  • Contribute in the constant strive for project management excellence in the department

Qualifications
  • Relevant degree in Technology, Engineering or Business Administration
  • Several years of experience as Project Manager with a proven track record
  • Extensive IT project management experience from a larger international company and preferable in a highly sourced environment
  • Excellent in stakeholder management and communication at all levels
  • Solid business understanding and knowledge
  • Strong toolbox and experience with MS Office and MS Project
  • Certified in Prince 2 and IPMA or other relevant project management certifications
  • Fluent in English both orally and written

Competencies
The successful candidate is:
  • Reliable, team player and result oriented
  • Analytical, structured and methodological
  • Ability to act in a dynamic work environment
  • Strong collaboration skills
  • Proactive & self-driven
  • Ability to act in a cross cultural and global environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Motivator with positive spirit

What we offer
We offer you the opportunity to join Vestas Global IT in a very central role, with touch points to all part of the Global IT organization, Sourcing partners and Business.

Additional information
The primary work location is Aarhus, Denmark.
Limited travel activity expected.
For more information please contact Head of Programme & Project Management, Randi Christensen Stabell 45 2512 3551


WIND. IT MEANS THE WORLD TO US
By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.
Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 60 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.
Every day, everyone at Vestas works to make Vestas the undisputed global wind leader and the world's energy mix more sustainable - join us, and be part of ensuring a sustainable future for our planet.