Project Leader
Project Management
Full Time
Susegana, Italy

R&D Food Preservation presents: 

At Electrolux, we are on a journey to shape living for the better. By creating desirable solutions and great experiences that enrich peoples’ daily lives and the health of our planet, we want to be a driving force in defining enjoyable and sustainable living. 

Our R&D Food preservation team is looking for a Project Leader who will work cross-functionally on the most innovative projects. You will drive execution for all projects managing cost, capital expenditure, time and quality while coordinating a high performing project team in an international environment.


You will:
• Lead projects (Architecture-Facelift-Refresh projects, Quality improvements, Cost optimization, Regulation/Specification related projects) in Food Preservation Products
• Drive and/or support projects from project definition to the start of production to support product maintenance
• A report in Check Point meetings/steering team meetings
• Lead the assigned project's planning and control (resources, capex, costs, timing)
• Define together with the project team the project’s requirements/specifications
• Collaborate with, support and drive the other department to assure the implementation of the project’s requirements/specifications within the given time frame and quality level
• Be reference contact for internal and external stakeholders within the assigned projects
• Ensure that new products/projects fit into the platform and architecture plan/requirements
• Organize test/pilot series in collaboration with and leading Production, Purchasing, Manufacturing and Quality
• Drive DFMEA within the assigned projects
• Manage bill of materials for the new products within the assigned project
• Use Electrolux development tools/procedures and participate in their update and to the definition of new ones


• Team oriented. You have strong communication and influencing skills.
• Proactive. You are independent and able to take initiative.
• Stress-resistant. You perform well under pressure and have the sense of urgency.
• Creative. You are open-minded and curious to discover more.
• Available to travel worldwide
• Respectful. You embrace cultural diversities and are able to tailor communication to different audiences.


• Master Degree preferably in Mechanical Engineering
• Experience in leading/managing projects preferably in R&D environment

Technical skills:

• Strong structured and engineering approach during each development phase
• Good knowledge of Microsoft Office tools (Excel, Project)
• Knowledge of product approvals and environmental aspect
• Knowledge of  quality tools (eg. FMEA)
• Knowledge of 3D design tool (CATIA is preferred) is a plus
• Experience in Design for Assembling and Manufacturing is a plus

Required languages:

• English (Italian is a plus)