Senior Project Manager Grid Integration

14 Oct 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We currently have an opening for a high-caliber individual to enrich our project execution team in Mannheim. Are you eager to apply your expertise in project management and lead the execution of large or EPC projects mainly in the export market? If so, we look forward to your application!

- In this position you will lead the project team allocated to the project, defining main guidelines, allocating project tasks, motivating and monitoring internal and external resources to accomplish all tasks and milestones
- Further, you will provide performance feedback regarding allocated resources working on projects
- Additionally, you will define, jointly with the Project Controls department, all project plan documents, including scope and financial plans, schedule and risk management plans
- You will also ensure that the project execution follows best practices and ABB policies, effectively monitor and control project progress and efficient resource utilization
- At the same time, you will monitor and control project financials, overseeing project invoicing status, cost, expenses and cash flow
- In addition, you will act as key contact for the customer and an escalation point for project issues. Therefore, you will build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders and effectively communicate with them
- Last but not least, you will ensure the project follows and comply with company health, safety, and environmental policies

- To be considered for this position, you will require a university degree, preferable in Electrical Engineering or similar, complemented by several years of work experience in project management with certification degree
- This role also calls for leading of international and domestic projects with varying scope and complexity as well as expertise in handling contractual agreements and working with customers
- A solid command of German, French and English with good communication skills are considered equally important
- To strive for this position, you will be willing to travel (app. 20%)
- Your personal credentials will include analytical thinking, customer orientation combined with leadership charisma and team player ability simultaneously