Senior Customer Project Manager – Data Center

Descrizione

Lead the execution of complex solution projects: large, single businesses with high added value or low complexity project in multi businesses withn focus to hyperscale data centers; following applicable company polices and process (main one being CPP: Customer Project Process)
Lead project team (>5 people) for all involved departments (Project Management, Engineering, Service, Logistics, Purchasing, Finance, …) to insure full customer satisfaction and financial performance.
Drive the coordination and the interface with customers, third parties and other contractors for timely execution of the project from contract award till project closing.
As expert in Project Management, deploy and promote best practices and lessons learned toward Project Management community
You manage on process level. You are the link between customer, the technicality and subcontractors. 
You contribute to the professionalism to the customer projects department within the organisation.
Seniority is coming from knowledge and past experience, but especially in personality. The soft skills are leading.

What will you do?

  • Steer, organize and lead project team and suppliers. Insure operational management of project team & suppliers. Can have hierarchical responsibilities.
    Insure effective communication within the team for best team coordination and motivation.
  • Manage project contract insuring fulfilment of Schneider Electric contractual obligations and application of its contractual rights. Implements and collaborates with the Insurance Department to the insurance claim process in case of loss or damages and participate to negotiation with insurance counterparts. Conducts complex and effective internal contract discussions and negotiation with external customers in providing solutions to meet project contracting needs. Drive project team and support functions via appropriate actions to timely recover customer receivables (payments…)
  • Monitor, control & report project execution status, progress & KPIs. Ensure full & effective reporting to management (reports, project reviews, …). 
    Inform timely leadership team about all key & relevant project events impacting project performance or compliance with governance principles
  • Manage project contract insuring fulfilment of Schneider Electric contractual obligations and application of its contractual rights. Implements and collaborates with the Insurance Department to the insurance claim process in case of loss or damages and participate to negotiation with insurance counterparts. Conducts complex and effective internal contract discussions and negotiation with external customers in providing solutions to meet project contracting needs. Drive project team and support functions via appropriate actions to timely recover customer receivables (payments…)

What qualifications will make you successful? 

  • University Master Degree in Engineering 
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills, Preferable: SAP skills & bFO skills and quickly adapting to IT programs.
  • Fluent in English 
  • Minimum 5 years in Customer Project environment (with Data Center
  • Strong communication skills,  effective in a cross cultural environment to foster collaboration toward a common goal backgrounds)

What’s in it for me?

  • Permanent Contract and company car;
  • Flexibility at work;
  • Exciting job in an international company, with opportunities o lead and contribute to different projects collaborating with cross-region teams;
  • Special training tailored to your needs and career goals;
  • Opportunity to develop based on clear career paths, to grow through experience and exposure;
  • An environment where employees have equal opportunities to reach their fullest potential, depending on performance and personal aspirations;
  • Global Family Leave program;
  • Ticket restaurant or meal at canteen;
  • Shareholding plans;
  • Welfare programs that can be extended to your family;
  • Health insurance and Professional/extraprofessional accident insurance.

Let us learn about you! Apply today.

Why us?

Schneider Electric is leading the digital transformation of energy management and automation. Our technologies enable the world to use energy in a safe, efficient and sustainable manner. We strive to promote a global economy that is both ecologically viable and highly productive.