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Project Manager (m/f/d) Service Operations



You would like to make a difference and have an impact? In a company who is a key partner in the green transformation of our society? Then join our ambitious team in Troisdorf or Cologne.


Be part of a company that is driving the German energy transition. In this role, you will act as a key person who guarantees the financial success of our service business. That is why we are looking for a problem solver with a high level of commitment.


You will be responsible for the following aspects: 
Your tasks will include the independent management and implementation of service projects in the high-voltage network (>= 110 kV) of our customers. Typically, this includes the coordination of repair services as well as projects for the renewal of line sections in the oil cable, gas pressure cable and XLPE cable network of the energy suppliers. In this context, you are responsible for the successful implementation of service projects and ensure high quality in terms of costs, time and quality. You will work closely with the site management and the installation department. Further key tasks are:

  • Project reporting, schedule management, cost and risk management
  • Technical negotiation of contracts with service providers/suppliers and responsibility for ongoing service contracts
  • Collaboration with internal (e.g. technical departments such as engineering) and external stakeholders (e.g. international customers, subcontractors and authorities)

To connect a greener world, you should have the following skills and experience:

You have a degree in engineering, preferably in electrical, mechanical or technical engineering and you have already some professional experience. Further important qualifications are:

  • First experience in project management 
  • Travel activity of approx. 10 % - also short-term international journeys
  • Fluent in German and English is necessary


More about us:

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 1.3 billion in 2019. NKT - We connect a greener world. www.NKT.com. 


Contact and application
NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work. 

Interested? Then we are looking forward to your application (incl. salary expectations and potential starting date) via our career page. Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail. 

If you have any questions, you are very welcome to contact our Business Partner Ms. Daniela Nocker, daniela.nocker@nkt.com.


We welcome your application!


Posting Date:  22-Sep-2021

Troisdorf, DE, 53840 Cologne, DE, 51061

Type:  Permanent

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