Projectmanager Engineering

  • Aanbod Max. € 90,000
  • Functiegroep Project & Program Management, Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 8309500
  • Locatie Noord-Brabant
  • Contract Detachering via YER, In dienst van opdrachtgever
  • Branche Manufacturing

Over deze vacature

We have an opportunity for a Project Manager Engineering to join the team in Europe. The Project Manager Engineering is responsible for all aspects of the development, implementation and is the single point of contact for all assigned projects. This role will be responsible for the project from inception thru deployment. Interface coordination with all functions and areas affected by the project. The Project Managers objective is to successfully and effectively organize and execute the project schedule achieving timelines and staying within the cost estimate.


  • Lead assigned Core Teams to achieve defined objectives
  • Manage project scope, schedule, and budget for projects within the assigned business segment
  • Develop & manage projects plans and (as needed) gap closure plans
  • Follow established Stage Gate processes and assure integrity of project deliverables
  • Plan & lead Stage Gate reviews to plant management and possibly business segment management
  • Utilize enterprise level project systems to manage project plans, data, and actions
  • Manage project capital budgets and assure execution in alignment with business unit financial plan
  • Assure projects are completed in accordance with business unit objectives for On-Time Delivery and Quality
  • Establish and maintain project scope throughout the project lifecycle, including initial setting of scope, and scope change management
  • Establish and maintain an accurate project schedule using Microsoft Project or similar based on commitment from Core team members, customer, and all project stakeholders
  • Identify necessary project resources
  • Conduct status meetings with internal Core team and external customers
  • Report out on project status as needed
  • Track project lessons learned and manage best practices
  • Proactively identify & resolve risks & issues and establish escalation path on all projects
  • Manage project communication, risks, and schedules
  • Conduct project closeout meetings and post launch reviews
  • Conduct costing reviews
  • Meet all established project deadlines. Clearly communicate roles, expectations, and accountabilities to team members on a regular basis
  • Be a resource to facilitate the resolution of project issues. Regularly keep management informed of problems, issues, and status of on-going projects
  • Develop and manage a positive customer relationship
  • Overseeing/mentoring Core team members as needed to ensure customers’ expectations are met or exceeded during project execution activities
  • Undertake other tasks and duties that are within the capability of the individual


As one of the largest business units of our client, this unit is a leading global solutions provider with a broad portfolio of components and system solutions for clients in various industries. The growing demand for personalized products, a never-ending stream of new market requirements, the need for consistently high product quality, and an increasing need for interconnection make the use of highly advanced production systems a must. Our client provides solutions for the base of this flexible production by helping their customers to become more connected, addressing Smart Factory needs, connect and transmit vast amounts of data quickly, enable connectivity in harsh environments, increase productivity, meet localized manufacturing needs, and realize energy efficiency requirements. Industrial’s primary goals include enabling smarter automation, enabling smarter rail transportation, and empowering intelligent buildings.


  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car, bonus model)
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven
  • 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


  • Bachelor or Master degree in engineering, business administration or equivalent
  • 3+ years project management experience
  • Strong business acumen and a good understanding of technical complexes
  • Result oriented with ability to close fast
  • Knowledge of the company technology and product portfolio and the markets/customer they serve, or ability to learn is an advantage LEAN principles desirable
  • This role will requires about 25% to 50% of travel mostly within Europe