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Are you enthusiastic about project management, MES and production technology? Do you dream of using your skills to drive the development and the dissemination of MES in a company that leads the market within sustainable living? Then read on and apply for a unique job in a flexible working environment where innovation and quality are prioritized on equal terms with personal and professional welfare.
We are currently looking for a MES project manager to join our dedicated Production Technology team We have the overall responsibility to develop advanced, specialized machinery and tools as well as total process and production lines for the VELUX factories World-wide.
A vital part of your role will be to secure our knowledge and positioning within MES, maintenance systems and possibly Industri 4.0 and to participate in the preparation of a future MES strategy in the VELUX Group including choice of the right platform.
Besides driving MES projects at our local production sites in Denmark as well as abroad, you will also run training of the local MES responsibles in collaboration with our MES supplier - and you will have a close co-operation with our Quality, Logistics and IT organisation in Denmark and in France.
Your other primary tasks will be to:
- Develop and implement MES technology strategies in close collaboration with the management
- Support technology, process and productivity development
- Lead projects teams and suppliers to gain commitment and results
As you will collaborate with stakeholders throughout the organisation you must expect approx. 30 travel days per year.
We imagine that you have a technical background preferably as an engineer or maybe you have an advanced education within IT. You have thorough experience with the production environment and 5+ years of experience with driving large projects within production technology. Knowledge of Industri 4.0 will be a plus.
Your strong point is your ability to lead projects with stakeholders on different levels in the organization as well as your general knowledge of MES which you have gained from working with e.g. SAP ME, Wonderware or the like.
We are looking for a person with strong influential skills - a person who is a strong motivator who leads by example and knows how to communicate in order to ensure alignment with all team members. A person who has the potential to create an open and trusting environment where teamwork and collaboration is valued.
Working in an effective and innovative environment focusing on keeping deadlines and completing projects, is something that truly motivates you. Furthermore, you enjoy working in a complex matrix organisation. You are result-oriented, persistent and do not let go of the task until it has been satisfactorily completed.
People describe you as positive by nature, a team player with a persistent approach to task solving, reaching your goals through a constructive mind-set and through close collaboration with colleagues. You dare to challenge the existing and making own opinions known in a solution oriented way – always with a focus on how to create value for the business.
You speak and write of course flawless English and you have a good understanding of different cultures.
You will be part of a committed team in an international company with a strong brand. We offer you the chance to grow in the position and thereby develop your professional and personal skills if you have the drive and the abilities.
The environment is informal and dynamic with a high level of professionalism. In the daily life you will experience competent and committed colleagues where humor and job satisfaction are some of the key words.
We emphasize joint efforts, and we commit ourselves to employees who can and will. With us you will find a healthy and stimulating workplace characterized by mutual respect, where dedicated employees thrive. We are a strong value based company where commitment, thoroughness and mutual respect are among the core values.
Application and contact
If you have any questions regarding the position, please feel free to contact Steen Brorsen at +45 2139 0595 or find us online at www.velux.com
We will conduct interviews on a regular basis and we will close down the recruitment process when we have found the right candidate. Therefore we urge you to send us your application as soon as possible.
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