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Manager Project Management

Job summary | Manager Project Management

  • Manager Project Management
  • Management Team member of Mega Yacht Design Engineering office
  • Leading department of 10 FTE Project Managers
  • +10 years experience in complex project environments
  • +5 yrs experience in line management positions
  • Naval Architectural background
  • Leader, coach, change management
  • € 85k to € 105k gross plus benefits | 40 holidays a year | full support with relocation

Job description | Manager Project Management

As the Manager of the Project Management Department you are a member of the Management Team of this 170 FTE Mega Yacht Design Engineering office. You are going to establish the vision for the whole Project Management department, and create a roadmap for making the time, quality, and costs of projects more manageable. You will create a structure and processes to support the work of your team of project managers in such a way, that they can independently deliver projects of desired quality and costs. Finally, as a Manager, you are also responsible for the optimal use of the available systems and the safeguarding of knowledge.

Furthermore, your task will include:

  • Being responsible for the project governance, intake, and contracting of orders.
  • Conducting all the project planning, budgeting, and reporting.
  • Overseeing the execution and delivery of projects, coordinate project managers, and take responsibility for processes and tools as well as risk management.
  • Managing all stakeholders involved in the project.

Job requirements | Manager Project Management

  • BSc. or MSc. degree, preferably in Naval Architecture or Marine Engineering
  • +10 years of experience within a complex project management environment
  • +5 years in a line management position in the ship- or yacht building industry
  • Experience with business management and organizational change implementation
  • Good command of both, Dutch and English
  • Knowledge of ERP systems
  • A charismatic leader who is attentive to people and not afraid to make decisions
  • Focused on collaboration and partnership
  • Stakeholder management skills



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Eric Schiphorst

Manager Project Management