Project Manager

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

    Be a part of the execution of our high voltage cables delivery projects

    Do you want to work directly in our core business for our delivery projects? Are you keen on an opportunity to explore your project management competence, we have the right job for you. As part of the department Project Execution, you will be working in a global and dynamic environment handling large delivery projects. 

    Work with NKT’s global customer projects

    In this role you will be a part of the project team allocated to the project, defining strategies, handling and delegating project activities, motivating and monitoring internal and external resources to accomplish all activities and milestones to achieve the project objectives. You are responsible for successful execution and delivery of assigned projects on-time, within budget, as per Contract Agreement with high focus on our quality and safety framework.

    During the first years you will work as a Deputy Project Manager, which means the you have a mentor that are the main responsibility and you get a chance to develop and to be able to reach the next step in our career ladder; Project Manager. As a Deputy Project Manager you ensures that the project follows given processes, best practices and NKT policies. Together with the Project Manager you will monitor and control the project financials, overseeing project invoicing status, cost, expenses and cash flow. I

    Your primary tasks will be together with the Project Manager:

    • Handling large delivery projects, be responsible for all defined parts of the project until formally closed out as contractually agreed
    • Identify, qualify, quantify and managing project risks, and ensures that all opportunities are identified and pursued
    • Define, jointly with the Project Controls department, all project plan documents, including scope and financial plans, schedule and risk management plans
    • Ensure that the project follows execution best practices and NKT policies
    • Captures, analyze and share lessons learned throughout the project
    • Understand and manage contracts, claims and procurement activities
    • Understand and manage stakeholder relations
    • Ensure that the project follows and complies with company health, safety and environmental policies

    Communicative, with a solution oriented mindset and high sense of responsibility

    Your strong communication skills allow you to effectively communicate with all internal and external stakeholders as well as building and maintaining strong relationships.

    Together with Project Manager you motivate, inspire and lead project members to accomplish tasks and milestones, by providing support through both practical advice as well as action.

    You see the value of strong team development and your tools and goals in the process are often the same; honesty, integrity and tolerance. You manage your time effectively to complete projects; adheres to a structured and clear plan and delivers according to agreed plan. You view problems as challenges and take your experiences with you whenever you face a new one. You thrive in a role where you need to take high responsibility and effectively collaborate with multi-disciplinary team members to achieve the project goals.

    Additionally, your CV includes: 

    • Fluency in spoken and written English.
    • Swedish and other European languages is an advantages.
    • B.Sc or within industrial economics or similar.                                                                    
    • Working with Projects are merited
    • PM training and/or courses, for example IPMA, are merited. 

    Contact and application

    Are you looking for a career in a fast-moving, growing and high-tech environment in a various role? – let us know, we are waiting for you!

    Please apply at our website at latest 31th of March 2023.

    You have permanent authorization to work in Sweden or SE/EU citizenship

    If you have any questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Recruiting Manager Anders Brammesjö at +46 705 18 57 04 and if you have questions about the recruitment process, contact HRBP Kristina Owesson;               

    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  ++46734070243

    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.

    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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