Project Manager Innovations

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10020768
  • Locatie Boxmeer
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER, Working for YER, Secondment with contracting
  • Branche Engineering

Over deze vacature

The Innovation Project Manager is responsible for management of projects within Innovation, [e.g. new product development from initial phase to product release as described in the PDP process, IT projects, global processes and category management]. This includes making sure that the projects are completed on time, according to scope and within budget. The projects are carried out in close collaboration with Marel key customers and other Marel teams. The projects are on an international level in a challenging environment. Ac-countable for content and progress, resources and project data of the set assignment.


  • Managing and leading cross functional project teams
  • Stakeholder management; managing expectations and communicating with internal and external stake-holders
  • Project organization, timeline development, information sharing and reporting on project progress, including; accountability for the daily execution of a project
  • Project management and implementation of projects in line with Marel's internal policies, processes, procedures and guidelines. Cost estimates, follow-up estimates and risk assessments
  • Visit customers/partners as required by the project progress


In partnership with our customers, we are transforming the way food is processed. Our vision is of a world where quality food is produced sustainably and affordably. Marel’s core values are Unity, Innovation and Excellence.


Competitive conditions


Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong people management skills
  • Organizational, planning and time management skills
  • Strong drive for results and persistent in achieving targets
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Skills in complex project management and change management
  • Positive and solution-oriented attitude

Education, Knowledge, and Experience

  • University degree in Engineering or relevant field
  • Diploma in Project Management preferred, or 3+ years’ experience as a project manager
  • Experience in stakeholder management
  • Strong English skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience with and comfort working in multi-cultural, multi-discipline organization is an advantage
  • The job requires the ability to travel on an as-needs basis