Project Manager

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, The Netherlands


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Our client

Our client is a survey company specializing in hydrography, marine geophysics and oceanography. The areas of operation include offshore areas, coastal zones, seaports and inshore waterways. Projects are carried out worldwide.

The Role of Project Manager

The role of Project Manager focusses on the development of your team, projects, on time delivery within scope, budget, and contract management. Seeking and implementing technical and process improvements/innovations company wide. As a Project Manager you will be part of a team that is multi-qualified and covers the complete value chain. The project starts from the moment the acquisition process is completed and ends with receipt of full payment coming from a happy client. You make decisions with your team on the best course of action and optimum balance between progress, wellbeing of the team and delivering quality. As Project Manager you report directly to the Operations Director, working together with your colleague PMs and heading a team of approximately 15 people, including a Chief Surveyor, Team Lead Processing and a group of field staff and processors.

What are we looking for?

The person we are looking for is a self-starter with a hands-on mentality. You are involved, aware what needs to be done and make sure that it gets done. You bring structure to a flexible environment; you provide follow-up, monitoring and feedback to the people who have asked for your support. You have strong communication skills and have a high service standard internally with your team and externally with our suppliers and contract partners. And more…

We are looking for someone who is solution-oriented and structured and who has gained relevant work experience in the maritime industry. A person who can work independently but is also a team player with the following knowledge, experience and competences:

  • Bachelor Degree (preferred maritime background);
  • Proven project management experience;
  • Experienced team-leader;
  • Coaching abilities;
  • Good listening skills;
  • Quick, creative and adaptive thinking;
  • Willing and able to negotiate where necessary;
  • You can merge the strategic and tactical goals to operational delivery;
  • You connect people;
  • Good command of English language.
  • Living or wanting to live in the Netherlands
  • Prepared to work outside office hours and office location when needed – on call.
  • Available 0,8-1,0 FTE (32-40 hours working week).

Our client offers:

We provide you a very varied work environment with opportunities to develop further. We offer you the opportunity to contribute to our innovative projects in collaboration with other stakeholders and an appropriate conditional package that fits your background and experience. If you are interested in this vacancy, please email your motivation letter and CV as soon as possible.

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