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Project Manager Production



Be a part of driving our large high voltage cables customer projects
Do you see your project leader skills and competences reach their fully potential in a coordinating role? Are you looking for a position in a global company facilitating customer projects world-wide? 
Then we have the right job for you! As a Project Manager Production you will coordinate all cable production activities within Operations Karlskrona during a customer project. 


Take lead in coordinating our cable production projects
The purpose of this role is to make sure the production activities follows the plan of the customer project including having the Production team informed continuously on the demands of our customer. Moreover, you will be responsible to follow up on manufacturing according to the production plan and to initiate actions and special investigations if necessary. 

You will be a part of the main Project Team and provide the project with project progress in production, manufacturing budget, forecast and continuous assessments as well as milestone follow-ups. You are the representative from Production in various projects, R&D orders, project 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.

Your primary tasks will be, but not limited to:

  • Manage and co-ordinate cable production during project phases 
  • Assure that all customer requirements for manufacturing are aligned and followed 
  • 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 
  • Follow-up progress on needed investments and assure finalization before start of Production
  • Participate in testing with client when agreed within project
  • 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 project manager 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 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 and will 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 16th of August 2020. Please note that interviews are scheduled for middle/end of August.

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 Hanna Torell at +46 70 677 08 04. In case you have any inquiries about the recruitment process please reach out to Senior Recruiter Josefine Persson, josefine.persson@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 - Mikael Hammarin +46 455 75 972
Ledarna - Roger Jönsson, +46 455 55 911

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

About NKT    
At NKT your skills, ambition and determination will contribute to connecting the world with high quality power cables driving the global transition to renewable energy. Join us and become part of an international organization founded on high ambitions, strong performance and collaboration. We have pioneered the cable industry since 1891, and today we still bring power to life. NKT employs 3.400 and operates globally with headquarter in Brøndby, Denmark. Read more at nkt.com


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Posting Date: 

Lyckeby, SE, 37165

Type:  Permanent

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