Lead Project Manager

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Power Solutions & Vestas Quality > Aerodynamic & Mechanical > Blades Project Management

You will be part of Blade Module in Vestas Power Solutions. You will be working with around 350 engineers and project managers across 3 main locations: Aarhus, Porto, and UK/Isle of Wight. Your responsibilities will be to build, coordinate and coordinate teams across Vestas Power Solutions, Manufacturing & Global Procurement covering NPI Manufacturing and Global Quality. Your base will be in one of our main offices, however travelling to Vestas' sites globally is expected occasionally and when needed.


Responsibilities

  • Organize, plan, budget, and implement multiple projects, work packages, tasks and risks issues.
  • Ensure that projects are implemented and implemented on time for filling Safety, Quality and Cost Target
  • Identification of Critical Path and mitigation of key risks in project cycle including appropriate communication to key stakeholders and Management team
  • Able to contribute effectively to People Management together with competencies in both the technical and commercial sides.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor or master's degree in engineering/management
  • Experience as a Project Manager for Medium & Large projects involving cross-Functional & cross-Cultural teams.
  • Relevant experience in Engineering or Manufacturing Industries - in the wind energy business is a big plus.
  • Project management skills (E.g. Prince 2/IPMA)
  • For external candidates, experience using Waterfall\Gate Stages project is an added value.
  • For internal candidates, knowledge of Vestas Way to Market (VWtM) or MPD would be a beneficial asset.
  • Atlassian Jira software previous is also valuable.
  • You have solid communication skills and experience communicating with a broad set of stakeholders on all levels.

Competencies

  • We envision you to possess very solid structural skills with the ability to understand highly complex projects and understand the full value chain in any organization.
  • Project management skills with technical background
  • Risk Management competencies.
  • Proactive and independent but also enjoy being part of an agile and motivated team.
  • Able to transfer knowledge to others via expert stakeholder management.
  • User of Microsoft Office 365, MS Teams and SharePoint
  • User of SAP
  • Fluent in English
  • Disciplined, structured and well-organized.
  • Possesses a proactive mindset always searching for best practices and improvements.

What we offer

You will become part of a highly professional team where we value each member to take ownership of their assignments and direct them until implementation, with openness and sharing amongst the Team to grow and develop. You will have excellent opportunities for professional and personal development and to apply your skills to Influence future Wind Power Plant solutions and construction strategies and concepts.


Additional information

We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible, as we will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis. To apply for this opportunity please submit your resume in English.

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DEIB Statement
At Vestas, we recognize the value of diversity, equity, and inclusion in driving innovation and success. We strongly encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply, particularly those who may hesitate due to their identity or feel they do not meet every criterion. As our CEO states, "Expertise and talent come in many forms, and a diverse workforce enhances our ability to think differently and solve the complex challenges of our industry". Your unique perspective is what will help us powering the solution for a sustainable, green energy future.

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 173 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.