Project Manager

OPRA Turbines has an exciting job opportunity in the key position of Project Manager based in Hengelo, the Netherlands. Are you the customer focused team player we are looking for?

About the job
As a Project Manager at OPRA Turbines you will drive, guide and execute customer projects in according with contractual agreements. You ensure that customer projects are completed, delivered and commissioned within agreed time, scope and budget by the team. In this role, you ensure that;

  • A project plan is determined and achieved together with the project team.
  • Budgets are developed, and not overrun, to safeguard profitability.
  • Risks are mitigated by performing risk assessments and setting up a mitigation plan.
  • Relationships and communication with the client are managed successfully.
  • Relationships and communication with internal and external stakeholders are managed successfully.
  • Reporting and documentation are executed to measure progress on objectives.
  • Lessons learned are integrated into practice and procedures (continuous improvement).

What are our requirements?
We are looking for a colleague that is focused on what customers need, can foster and enhance teamwork throughout the organization and is a star in planning and organizing. Moreover, you need:

  • 5 years of relevant work experience. Preferably in a similar market segment (Oil & gas, Industrial CHP, Waste-to-power, Marine).
  • Bachelor (HBO) work and thinking level in Engineering.
  • A PRINCE 2 certificate is a plus.
  • Fluent in English (CEFR C1), both verbal and in writing.
  • Important competences in this position are: planning and organizing, problem solving, customer focus, project management leadership and teamwork.
  • You are in the possession of the European citizenship.

What do we offer?
This is a fulltime (40h) position based in Hengelo, the Netherlands. OPRA’s products are high tech and our markets are global and exciting. You will be working in a team of qualified and enthusiastic people from various disciplines and of many different nationalities. Fast decision making, short connections, innovation on every corner. Moreover, you get the unique opportunity to be involved in project management from the sales and contract stage to the final commissioning stage. OPRA offers an exciting job, with excellent career opportunities together with a competitive remuneration package.

Are you up for the challenge?
If you wish to apply for this job, please upload your CV and motivation in English. If you have any questions about the job, don’t hesitate to contact us.

About the selection procedure
After reviewing the received applications, OPRA Turbines will contact the applicants of interest for a first selection interview. In the second selection round the candidate is asked to prepare a presentation based on a case. Moreover, another interview will take place and a tour around our facility will be provided. We intend to close this vacancy by the end of July.