Project Team Assistant

  • Vakgebied Support
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10022101
  • Locatie Rheden
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Engineering

Over deze vacature

Vacancy for Project Team Assistant at Howden in Rheden.


Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • To provide Manager Project Managers with support in managing the daily Project team meetings
  • To assist and support the Manager Project Managers in maintaining the weekly project forecast and key on-time delivery milestones
  • To coordinate with project team members, procurement team members, quality team and assembly – shop team in gathering correct information necessary for the daily management meetings
  • Understand project objectives, project milestones, project financials and project goals to give the best support to the Project Managers


Howden is a market leader in fans, heat exchangers and compressors, with applications in power plants, oil & gas industries and mines, among others. Established in 35 countries with more than 6,000 employees. Howden Netherlands in Hengelo is the 'Centre of Excellence' for cooling fans, with production facilities in Europe and China. We are also the regional service center for all Howden products. Howden is characterized by professionalism and a focus on results. Howden is ready for a new period of development and growth, in which the emphasis will be on the development and sale of new products in the coming years. 


You will be employed by YER and seconded to Howden. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies


Skills & Ability:

  • Good planning and organizational skills to ensure deadlines are met, with the ability to prioritize workload
  • Good communication and writing skill
  • Good Computer skills:  Have aptitude to use a variety of computer systems
  • High level knowledge of Excel is absolutely essential
  • Knowledge of MS-Projects is not a must but desired and considered as a key advantage
  • English language (spoken and written) is essential for the role

Personal Qualities:

  • An enthusiastic and willing team player, who will contribute to ways that the team’s support can be improved
  • Self-motivated with the personal drive to complete tasks on time and to a quality
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills for collaborating effectively with others
  • Can multitask, work well under pressure, and work efficiently to meet strict deadlines