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Location: Papendrecht, the Netherlands
Working for VBMS is more than just having an interesting job. It's about joining a highly skilled team of ambitious professionals who demand the best of themselves and others. It's about thriving in a challenging and stimulating work environment in a results-driven culture. It's also about joining Europe's market leader in subsea cabling.
For our Nearshore & Repairs Department we are currently looking for a Project Manager.
In this role you will manage and will be ultimately responsible for realizing projects. You will do so according to company guidelines and contract requirements in a safe, healthy, environmental friendly and efficient way within time and budget. You will manage the team members within the project, while also managing the relation with the client. Other responsibilities will be:
Managing project budget and risks to achieve optimal profit margin;
Conducting problem analyses and generating creative solutions for project plans and translating project plan into operational plan;
Managing and appraising performance of project team;
Ensuring optimum client relations and creating commercial opportunities;
Drafting of reports: progress and project close-out for company and client;
Contributing to the development, implementation and maintenance of departmental policies, procedures and processes;
Contributing to the tendering process regarding project management specific aspect.
You have some knowledge about working in a marine environment, tides, waves and currents as well as the impact of the weather on the execution phase of a project. You take pleasure in combining of strategic and practical solutions. You are able to easily deal with the occasional stress of assignments and stay client-oriented under pressure: you always want to achieve the best result.
Minimum Higher Professional Education (Bachelor) in a technical discipline;
At least 5 years’ experience in an offshore, maritime or civil environment in multidisciplinary project management;
Very good command of the English and preferably German language, both written and spoken;
Willing to travel, but also willing to stay abroad during the execution phase of the project (currently in the European region but expected to expand worldwide);
Motivated and eager to use your skills in this role.
VBMS, a subsidiary of Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V., specialises in subsea power cable installation, Balance of Plant maintenance for the renewables market, and umbilical/flowline installation for the oil & gas markets and installation of interconnectors. The company delivers added value with its robust end-to-end project management and multi-disciplinary grid-to-grid solutions. In addition, VBMS complies with strict European and international industry standards, reflected in a high QHSE ranking. VBMS provides quality services balanced with cost effectiveness, with a portfolio including major offshore developments in Europe and beyond.