R&D and FEED Project Manager Production

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

    Be a part of project management of the front end developing of cables
    Do you see your project manager skills and competences reach the full potential in a coordinating role? Are you looking for a position in a global company facilitating customer projects world-wide and being at the front edge of developing? 
    Then we have the right job for you! As a R&D and FEED Project Manager Production you will, from tender phase or idea phase, coordinate all cable production activities for interesting project. 
    Take lead in coordinating from our tender phase to a new developed product 
    As R&D and FEED Project Manager Production, you are part of the project teams that work with the Front End Engineering and Design projects as responsible for tender phase for production as well as the production of the same and also work with R&D  as responsible for the production part. In your role, you are responsible for coordinating the information from production that are needed to be able to offer a project to the end customer, and distinguishing requirements for production based on customers specification. Furthermore, when a FEED or R&D project commences in production, you will be responsible to follow up on manufacturing according to the production plan and to initiate actions and special investigations if necessary.

    You provide Commercial & Tender with continuous updates and information from production regarding costs, investments, risks and time aspects. With your focus on production, within R&D and FEED, you work independently with the production issues that affects the sales project and reports to the tender team. You often have several projects at the same time, in different phases, which makes for a varied and exciting workday.

    During the start of a project, you will be a part of the R&D or FEED Project Team and provide the project with progress in production, manufacturing budget, forecast and continuous assessments as well as milestone follow-ups. You are the representative from Production in R&D and FEED projects, related testing and production investments. All customer inquiries related to the production will be handled by you as well as conducting production follow-up with the customer.

    In the role, you work in close cooperation with R&D and FEED project manager, Engineering,  Production line managers, Production line technicians, QHSE Lead, Client, Investments, Production Control, and Production Planning.

    Your primary tasks will be, but not limited to:

    • Manage and co-ordinate cable production during project phases 
    • Assure that all customer and R&D requirements for manufacturing are aligned and followed 
    • Provide the FEED and/or R&D Project Manager for respectively project with a manufacturing budget, forecast and continuous assessments and Milestone follow-ups.
    • Manage and provide the sales and tender lead for respectively project with manufacturing investments, costs and risks as well as producibility of the project.
    • Responsible for development, review and follow-up of project production budget, production schedule, manufacturing plan, monitoring, update and follow up conduct Risk management and consequence analysis when required 
    • Follow-up progress on needed investments and assure finalization before start of production
    • Participate in Project Summary and Lessons learned internally as well as externally
    • Write documentation related to production and the delivery 

    Communicative production-oriented project manager 
    We are looking for a driven R&D and FEED Project Manager Production who thrives in a role with a high pace and various working days making sure the project goals are fulfilled in a sophisticated way. You need to be flexible and able to quickly adopt to changes and deviations from the original plan. To be supportive, patient and respondent are key factors in this role and the ability to take needful coordinative actions when requested. 
    To succeed in this role you need to be an excellent communicator with high ability to adopt your communication to your different interfaces. Finally – we believe you have a high interest in technology and eager to learn more. 

    Additionally, your CV includes: 

    • University degree – preferably within engineering, industrial economics, project management or similar
    • Some years of working experience and/or project management
    • Solid experience in understanding project plans
    • Fluency in spoken and written Swedish and English

    Contact and application
    Are you looking for a career in a fast-moving, growing and various environment where you will be able to develop on a personal as well as on a career level? Let us know, we are waiting for you!
    Please apply at our website at latest 28th of February 2023
    Be aware that tests might be included in the recruitment process.

    If you have any questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Recruiting Manager Jonatan Kluge at +46 72 534 80 50. In case you have any inquiries about the recruitment process please reach out to HR Business Partner Andreas Christenson, andreas.christenson@nkt.com. Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail. 

    Union representatives
    Sveriges Ingenjörer - Christian Fisch, +46 455 56 380  
    Unionen – Joakim Wikström +46 734 070 243
    Ledarna - Roger Jönsson, +46 455 55 911

    We are looking forward to receiving 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. www.nkt.com


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