Director Project Management (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

Your mission
The Director Project Management (m/f/diverse) leads the PM activities. He/she demonstrates accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. In this role he/she will integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization, manage complex issues within functional areas of expertise, be involved in long-term planning and the bidding process, and contribute to the overall business strategy.
Essential Responsibilities:
Main responsibility within PM:
  • Ensure that customer and partner relationships are proactively managed in line with the contract requirements & expectations
  • Secure execution of the projects in line with the customer contract requirements and also achieving / exceeding financial, quality and schedule targets.
  • Ensure all team members are trained and compliant on the processes, tools and methods.
  • Develop an entrepreunral culture in the PM community to drive accountability as well growth of financial KPIs
Create an environment which enables the attraction of new, qualified talent to the organization:
  • Drive organizational and functional effectiveness in order to achieve business goals and develop employees.
  • Provide full scope of leadership for a team, including performance evaluation, annual assessment, salary planning, and employee development.
  • Create a motivating environment driven by the company values which enables the attraction of new, qualified talent to the organization.
PM Team Expectations:
  • Be the primary customer contact and manage all aspects of the project execution from resolution of specification, scope and commercial/ contractual issues, manage correspondence, provide transparent reporting, ensure customer satisfaction, and negotiate/coordinate with staff as appropriate.
  • Responsible for the financial performance of a portfolio of projects.
  • Responsible for on-time delivery in accordance with contract.
  • Responsible for project risk issues including receivables, claims, contract changes, margin enhancement, and effective project closeout.
  • Lead project team, including partners, through contract reviews to identify & manage risks, monitor financial and operational performance against the agreed timescales, and initiates corrective action where appropriate.
Your profile
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business or equivalent from an accredited university or college.
  • Proven experience in project management, led both types of project complexity before: standard products as well as system solutions including manufacturing (internal and outsourced), Balance of Plant (BOP), Installation & Commissioning in the area of material industry (metals and mining) as well as power and automotive.
  • Significant experience in a management role.
  • Ability to achieve company’s targets.
  • Strong ability to manage a multi-cultural team in a matrix organization.
  • Experience handling quality issues.
  • Fluent in English and German.
  • Willingness to travel up to 20%.
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About us
Personal Factory has more than 10 years of experience in the job market.

With us, as a candidate, you always have a personal and direct relationship with our customers. We accompany our clients over many years and can therefore give you a good insight into the company.

We look forward to being able to help shape a part of your professional future.

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