Project Planner

  • Category: Project Management & Execution
  • Location: Lyckeby, SE

I'm #hiring Project planners for EPC projects in Karlskrona (Sweden)

If you are looking for a new challenge and are experienced in project planning, we have the right job for you.

Project planning for EPC HV Cable projects

NKT - Leading HVDC Solutions to empower the green transition

As a Project planner your main tasks are to plan and follow up client projects regarding all phases of the project from award to finalized installation and commissioning, support and give input to the Tenders and reporting internally as well as externally.

You will also mentor junior planners and develop, implement, and maintain procedures, means and tools to ensure the efficient organization and operation of the scheduling, progress control and reporting activities across the project. You will participate in several international project teams.

You will also be responsible for delivering:

  • Project plans (Resource and cost loaded)
  • Monthly reports
  • Weekly reports if applicable
  • Progress follow ups (S-curves, Physical progress reports)
  • Follow up of milestones (MTA)
  • Scenarios
  • Schedule risk analysis
  • Time impact analysis and suggestions on proactive actions
  • Project specific planning and reporting requirements

Experienced and supportive

You have proven ability to work under pressure without compromising on deliverables.

Working in a structured way and being supportive to your colleagues comes natural to you.

Additionally, your CV includes:

  • Preferably a Bachelor or Master’s in project management.
  • Relevant professional experience can beat a formal degree.
  • At least ten (10) years professional experience in project planning.
  • Primavera P6 expertise.
  • Schedule risk analysis expertise is mandatory.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Claim management, FIDIC or NEC contract experience is meritorious.
  • Oil & Gas experience is meritorious.

The location for this position is preferably Karlskrona (Sweden) but could also be in any of our other locations.

Contact and application

Are you the one for this position?

Apply with CV and personal letter via the link below, at latest 15th of October 2023.

Tests can occur in our recruitment processes, valid work permit in the intended work location is needed.

If you have any questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Recruiting Manager, Sr Manager Project Planning Alessandro Parisi, or +46 73 028 35 82.

I’m looking forward to your application!

Union Representatives
Sveriges Ingenjörer - Christian Fisch, +46 455 56 380  
Unionen - Joakim Wikström +46 73 407 02 43
Ledarna - Roger Jönsson, +46 455 55 911

Welcome with your application!



About NKT
At the factory in Karlskrona, NKT is designing, developing and manufacturing the high-voltage power cable solutions enabling the transition to renewable energy. Here, you will join a diverse organization at an internationally recognized engineering center operating one of the most advanced high-voltage test halls, a state-of-the-art cable manufacturing and the NKT Victoria – the most sustainable cable-laying vessel in the offshore industry. NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.8 billion in 2021. NKT - We connect a greener world.

What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

Project Manager

Maria is a project manager in large customer projects. She and her colleagues always look for new ways forward to reach the goals and search for good solutions for our customers and NKT. She mentions that when you start as a newcomer at NKT, everyone is very open minded and willing to help.

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