Senior Project Manager Complex Dredging and Offshore Vessels

Job description

As Senior Project Manager Complex Dredging and Offshore Vessels, you will be responsible for projects from sale to end of guarantee. You will focus on turnkey EPC projects, such as complex custom-built dredging vessels (trailing suction hopper dredgers and cutter suction dredgers), pipelay vessels and offshore support vessels. These ships are valued at more than 100 million euros and are built at locations all around the world.

As the leader of a project, you will be responsible for the cooperation and connection with all technical and human factors, making use of the resources and processes of IHC's clusters and departments. Your team will be made up of professionals from these clusters and departments. The main focus is on leading your team to realise the project within OSBIT (on specification, on budget and in time) conditions, and mitigating technical and financial risks on strategic, tactical and operational levels. During the project, you will be responsible for maintaining a strong relationship with the external client, as well as with several other (internal and external) stakeholders. Aligning contrary interests is key, and you should build mutual trust, and make sure the right decisions are taken at the right time.

To be eligible for the role of Senior Project Manager Complex Dredging and Offshore Vessels, you should have the following profile:

  • academic level of thinking and working and at least a higher vocational education (bachelor) degree
  • knowledge of and experience with shipbuilding processes and project management at strategic, tactical and operational levels
  • experience leading large technical (preferably shipbuilding) projects in a challenging environment
  • focus on achieving goals by using well-structured processes
  • demonstrable personal leadership skills, such as a high level of stress management, flexibility to anticipate the drives and interests of stakeholders, an ability to empower people to achieve the right goals and cultural awareness
  • ability to work abroad for long periods
  • excellent grasp of English, both written and verbal.

Please note, only candidates with a valid EU work visa will be considered as viable applicants. An online assessment and screening may form part of the recruitment process.

Terms of employment
Royal IHC offers you as Senior Project Manager Complex Dredging and Offshore Vessels a challenging fulltime job within a successful and dynamic company with a reputation for being a worldwide leader in technological innovation. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary, professional development opportunities, travel allowance, profit share, pension allowance, training courses and at least 40 days of leave per year.

Contact information
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Company description

As a Senior Project Manager Complex Dredging and Offshore Vessels you will work at IHC Holland, based in Kinderdijk. This organisation is constantly developing its design and construction activities for the specialised maritime sector. IHC Holland has a focus on innovative vessels, advanced equipment and life-cycle support for the dredging industry.

Vacancy details

MC-COM ID #174889
Date Updated Tuesday 10 July 2018
Location Kinderdijk
Employment Type Full-time
Education level High
Sector Dredging
Function category Management
Region Netherlands

Contact details

Reference a2w57000003an8lAAA
Company name IHC
ContactMr. Sander Morijn
Telephone +31 78 6910984

Postbus 1
2960 AA Kinderdijk

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