Project Manager
Project Management
Full Time
Stockholm, Sweden
2018-12-28

ELECTROLUX IT Solutions presents

Shape the plan. Make it happen. Take it to the next level.

For us going to work everyday has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open for new ideas – we can push the boundaries for cooking, cleaning and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.

Project Manager – Stockholm HQ


In this role you will be part of the IT Program Management Office that is responsible for delivering the most complex and business critical projects. Our role is to ensure the successful delivery of these projects. What else is fun? Our project managers are skilled at delivering projects from any business area and functions because we like to learn new technologies, processes, tools and do new things. So we hope you enjoy being dynamic and don't mind taking a hands-on role in your projects. 

As a Project Manager you will be entrusted with one or more of the largest and/or most strategic projects with the responsibility to drive end-end project delivery across various business functions ranging from manufacturing to after-market sales. We believe that you are demonstrating good leadership and communication qualities, and like to lead the project team, vendors and your business stakeholders. In return we offer you a fun, fast-paced working environment, great technologies, and colleagues.

Electrolux IT Solution is responsible for the IT strategy of the Electrolux Group and how this is implemented throughout an extensive range of solutions, systems, and applications that are fundamental for all of the Group’s operations around the world. The Project Management Office is part of the IT organization and responsible for managing the project end-to-end with both business and IT deliverables. We are on an exciting journey, adopting new technologies and enabling new ways of working with a focus on our consumers and in shaping living for the better by providing taste, care and wellbeing through a wide range of appliances.

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK
In this role, you will be in contact with managers and colleagues all over the world, often rollouts to many countries. The projects you will manage will be of vital importance for growth and development of Electrolux business in all aspects related to change, transformations and capabilities. 

Your days will be filled with: 
• Leading business developing projects of various nature (technical, business and process ones)
• Project Management tasks such as planning, risk assessments, driving workshops, ensuring retrospectives, organizing tasks and activities as well as managing cross-functional project team members to achieve the project goals
• Defining frameworks and ensuring ways of working within the project by implementing techniques such as continuous improvements, agile, design thinking etc. 
• Driving complex challenges through all levels of the organization
• Drive change management as part of the project to ensure organization/business readiness
• Managing Business and Technology partners to strengthen the relationship and ensuring quality of deliverables

YOU
Entrepreneurial. You are able to advise, structure and make decisions according to our business needs.
Communicative. You have a flexible approach and can deal with intercultural teams and diverse locations.
Proactive. You are self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook. You’re not just solving the tasks, you always think ahead and identifying operational issues and drive resolution
Results oriented. You are strong customer focused and have the ability to develop and sustain a network with cross-functional teams. 
A smart risk taker. You know when to, and when not to challenge conventions.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
• 5+ years of experience in leading end-to-end implementation projects preferable with experience from SAP landscape
• 5+ years as a Project Manager, ideally with experience in managing both business and technical teams and product owners
• Have successfully delivered a minimum of 3 large-scale change projects/rollouts
• Expertise in project management/agile - scrum best practices etc
• A business and process-oriented mindset
• Solution oriented and analytical way of working
• Eyes that can see in more than one direction at once
• Proven ability to build and maintain high performing project teams
• People Manager with exceptional skills in networking and building strong relationships
• A coach and mentor with the ability to guide project team members and junior colleagues in project environments
• Brave in trying new things/ways of working in managing projects efficiently
• An innovative and creative colleague who brings new out of the box thinking to our organization
• Experience from leading Steering Committees with good presentation skills 

Qualifications & Experience
• Certification in project management such as PMI, Prince, Scrum Master etc
• You are on top of the commercial and financial part of the project (contracts and budget)
• Experience with 5+ years project management, preferably from a progressive and proactive IT organization
• Experience leading in a variety of highly technical and complex business-driven projects including engagement with external companies, resources or interfacing to external systems.
• Experience from managing projects with an agile approach, preferably Certified Scrum Master
• Minimum Bachelor degree in Business Administration and/or Engineering

Contact person: Chiara Salin