Head of Service PMO

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Situated in the Service business area in Vestas, the Service Strategy and PMO department merges strategy development with actual execution. The department is responsible for setting a clear strategic direction, and to convert that direction into a balanced portfolio of initiatives that cater to the strategic priorities. In short, the department drives, guides, and governs the end-to-end strategy process in Service - from development and communication to execution and benefit realization.

Responsibilities
As Head of PMO you will among others:

  • Set the overall direction for and support the Portfolio Management team in Vestas Service
  • Continuously develop the end-to-end portfolio framework and mature a seamless integration from portfolio prioritization to delivery to benefit realization
  • Prepare and facilitate quarterly portfolio reviews with the Service leadership team (EVP/SVP level)
  • Guide and influence the cross-functional Portfolio Community in Vestas Service to continuously strengthen the collective portfolio management capability in the organisation
  • Engage with PMO teams in other parts of the value chain to facilitate knowledge sharing and alignment across business unit


Qualifications
We envision that you have:

  • Practical knowledge with project and portfolio management in a large corporation
  • People leadership experience as you will direct a small team of skilled portfolio specialists and professionals
  • Experience from global organisation as you will engage with colleagues around the world
  • Experience with agile portfolio management good to have, as you will guide the journey towards increased speed, flexibility, and alignment in the core portfolio processes


Competencies

  • Solid ability to influence, engage and motivate stakeholders at all levels as you will be engaging with colleagues from across the Vestas value chain, including our five regions
  • A pragmatic and outcome-oriented mindset where decision and actions are guided by the strategic aspiration of Service
  • Solid communication skills as you will be working within a global and multi-cultural environment

What we offer
We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring and diverse work environment within the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions. At Vestas, we aim at being sustainable in all aspects – both as employer and business partner. With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. We value initiative, responsibility, involvement and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a significant technical commitment and lots of passion.

Additional information
The position is in Aarhus, Denmark. Moreover, you can expect up to 10 days of travel per year.
If all the above matches your interest and qualifications, please apply no later than 08.06.2023.
Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field.
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity.
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.