Kapelle-op-den-Bos, BE

Mission and Context

As project manager you have the E2E responsibility from the start (signed off project charter) until closure (project release by operations) using the appropriate project management standards provided by IT Governance.  Within his/her scope of responsibility, the project manager executes successfully the project’s procedures of initiation, planning, execution, regulation and closure and this within the set scope, time, quality and budget standards.

Together with your colleagues, you will be prt of an on-going IT transformation journey within Etex to become and remain a world class partner for its people, customers, partners and society.  You have to interact with the many colleagues in the business and IT around the globe to help us shape our current and future It landscape that is fully capable of helping us win today and in the future.

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Communication and alignment with affected stakeholders as well as support and advice requied for the management, planning and control of the project.
  • Establishment of a project plan and initiation of the project mobilisation by confirming project scope, estimation, resources, roles and responsibilities.
  • Application of the appropriate technical and quality strategies and standards.
  • Ownership and maintenance of projects and resources forecast.
  • Connection with the PMO and maintain awareness of potential interdependencies with other projects and their impact.
  • Management of project risks, including the development of contingency plans and initiation of corrective actions where needed.
  • Monitoring of the overall progress & use of resources and controlling the execution of projects through analysis, design, building, testing and deployment.
  • Application of change control and configuration management processes.
  • Securing the project documentation for handover to the operations.
  • Conducting a project evaluation review to assess how the project was managed.
Required Background and Experience
  • You have an IT or business Master’s degree and affinity with technology, systems and solutions in particular, with a focus on SAP. 
  • You have deep knowledge of business processes, best practices and/or industry solutions.
  • You have strong & impactful communication skills (both oral and written), presentation skills and interpersonal skills in order to deal effectively with internal and external stakeholders.
  • You are strong in conceptual thinking with an ability to translate complex technical information into business focused solutions, incl. design thinking.
  • You have a customer focus and agile mindset, build strong customer relationships and deliver customer-centric solutions that drive business value and/or efficiencies.
  • You are familiar with agile delivery methods.
Language Skills

Fluent knowledge of English is required. Knowledge of other European languages is an advantage.

Work Location

This position is based in Kapelle-op-den-Bos.

Geographical Context and Travel Requirements

You are prepared to travel as needed.

Etex Values and Competencies
Connect and Care
Passion for Excellence
Pioneer to Lead