Project Manager

Vacancies 08 December 2017

At Saab, we constantly look ahead and push boundaries for what is considered technically possible. We collaborate with colleagues around the world who all share our challenge – to make the world a safer place.

Closing date

28-Feb-2018

Location

Sønderborg

Contact

Anders Kryhlmand +45 6155 2332/ E-mail
Lise Kjær E-mail
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What you will be a part of

Do you want to be a part of a high performing project organisation delivering complex solutions for the Defence Market? Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your professional and personal skills in an international Environment? 

Saab is growing the business in our development centre in Denmark, and is looking for Project Managers who will take the lead in transforming advanced customer requirements into successful deliveries. We are delivering complex communication systems for the global defence market and other customers with a need for mission critical communication. All our solutions are based on our own developed VoIP platform, TactiCall, in combination with third party systems from vendors around the world.     

Your role

As our new Project Manager you will be responsible for driving projects throughout the complete lifecycle, from supporting the Sales Team in defining the project, until final delivery and customer acceptance. You will be responsible for contract management and day-to-day communication with the Customer, as well as leading a team of skilled engineers to a successful delivery. You will be part of a Team of experienced Project Managers and we expect you to contribute to the continuous improvement of the Ways of Working in the Project Organisation. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Motivate and lead the Project Team
  • Fulfilling Milestones and Project Goals
  • Contract Management and Customer communication
  • Project Planning and follow-up
  • Financial performance of the Project 

Personal qualifications
As a Project Manager you are used to leading people to results in a dynamic environment. You are open minded and work comfortably across different cultures. You have a structured approach to challenges and you have an interest in improving processes leading to a lean project execution benefitting the Organisation as a whole. You are able to understand and prioritise tasks according to the business strategy and goals set for the projects. We expect you to have a commercial mind-set combined with a solid technical understanding. You have an extrovert personality and you are a strong communicator towards stakeholders at all levels. 

We expect you to hold a B.Sc. in Engineering or similar and relevant work experience is an advantage. As a minimum you should be fluent in spoken and written English, additionally skills in the Danish language is a plus. 

Saab Danmark A/S is part of the Danish Defence Industry and all our employees shall hold a security accreditation from the Danish National Security Agency.

Your skills and experience

What we have for you

We offer you an international environment in a technology driven organization, with skilled colleagues to work with and learn from. You will experience a high degree of freedom and personal responsibility in an informal working environment with a sound work-life balance. We value professional challenges as well as a strong social unity in our daily work to ensure continuous personal development of all our employees, 

Workplace will be Saab Danmark A/S, Porten 6, 6400 Sønderborg, but some travel activity must be expected (approximately 20 – 40 days per year). 

Interviews will be conducted continuously so send in your application today. 

About Saab Danmark A/S
Saab in Denmark is part of the Saab Group with headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. At the same time Saab Danmark is an independent legal company with a flat organizational structure. Our main area of business is delivering integrated communication solutions to civil and military markets at home and abroad. 

Further information about our TactiCall solutions can be found on www.saab.com/naval

 

Saab is a global defence and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defence, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number 15,500 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.

Saab is also a company with opportunities. A company where we see diversity as an asset and where you have both considerable responsibility and good opportunities for advancing in your career. But also a company that respects each person’s needs for a rewarding life beyond work.

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