Sandvik, Inc. Experienced Project Manager in Sweden

Experienced Project Manager

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26 May

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Research & Development

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Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology (SMRT) offers the world's most comprehensive range of products for crushing, rock drilling, raise boring, coal cutting, road grading and mineral mining. Through proprietary production processes and extensive in-house competence, we continually develop new solutions that improve our customers' operations and deliver superior performance at lower cost. Our company and technology is often perceived as quite exciting, but it all comes down to our people – the bearers of innovation and culture.

Our Project Management Office belongs to the R&D department and consists of a small team of project managers. The main objective is to run development projects in Business Unit Stationary Crushing and Screening with a focus on crushers in Sandvik’s organization. We are now looking for a driven and experienced project manager who seeks new challenges and wants to work in a global company with exciting products.

The location for this position is Svedala, 20km from Malmö.

Job Summary

In this position, you plan, organize, monitor, execute and control projects, both large and small, to achieve project delivery on time, as budgeted and within the specified scope and quality, in accordance with Sandvik Project models and appropriate methods. You create, develop and execute the project plan according to project charters; allocate and secure resources for the project; ensure efficient utilization of technical and administrative resources; and manage dependencies, risks and opportunities. Furthermore, you manage changes to the project scope imposed by customer or steering group decisions.

As you communicate effectively with the project team and stakeholders, you lead, manage, coach and motivate your team members; follow up and report on project status; and hand over project deliverables to receiving organizations.Using your broad experience, combined with your drive and development skills, you take an important part in the team to improve our ways of working with project management.

Some international travel is a natural part of this role.

Your profile

We are looking for someone with a degree relevant for the position, or similar knowledge gained from previous work experience, with more than five years overall project management experience, preferably in mechanical development projects. You have good knowledge of the different phases in project management. IPMA or PMI certification and experience working with development projects within automation are advantageous. This position requires that you have excellent skills in both Swedish and English.

We recognize and value your personality; characterized by your curiosity, confidence and solution-oriented mindset. You lead and deliver in a structured and systematic way, with a strong focus on results, precision and security. You are a true team player – inspiring and coaching other project participants to always perform at their best. You set ambitious targets, deliver on promises, follow through and, in line with Sandvik’s core values; you strive to reach our short-term and long-term objectives. As a strong communicator you are also a convincing and efficient initiator, with the ability to manage various stakeholders in a professional way.

We are a company with an open-minded culture, actively working to create a workplace that is characterized by diversity and inclusion.

Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

Henrik Johansson, recruiting manager, +46(0)40 40 92 46

Union contacts

Mats Tindberg, Unionen, +46 (0)40 40 92 20

Kent Hellström, Ledarna, +46 (0)40 40 91 81

Riccardo Repetto, Akademikerföreningen, +46(0)40 40 93 94

Anders Gsaxner, IF Metall, +46 (0)40 40 92 51

Send your application no later than May 26 2017. Read more about Sandvik and apply at, Job ID: 351045.

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact HR Services, +46 (0)26 261 444.

Recruitment Specialist

Renée Nordström

Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We hold world-leading positions in selected areas – tools and tooling systems for metal cutting; equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries; products in advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating. In 2016, the Group had approximately 43,000 employees and sales of 82 billion SEK in more than 150 countries within continuing operations.

Deadline: 26 May

Job-ID: 351045