Project Manager

Posting Date:  May 22, 2023

Maia, PT

Business Area:  Supply Chain
Company:  Körber Supply Chain PT S.A.

Project Manager

The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees all over the world. It unites technologically leading companies with more than 100 production, service and sales locations and offers its customers solutions, products and services in the Business Areas of Körber Digital, Supply Chain, Pharma Systems, Tissue and Tobacco.
The Supply Chain Business Area is the leading supplier of fully-integrated solutions for optimizing complex internal and external logistics processes. Under a common roof the companies of this Business Area offer solutions in the fields of warehouse and conveying technology, palletization plants, software and logistics network controls as well as system integration.


Your role in our team
 As a Project Manager we expect you to ensure the projects’ execution from A to Z, from the contract signing ‘til its completion, according to guidelines, standards, internal procedures, applicable legislation and Project Management best practices. Assure project compliance in the established deadline and budget, as well as ensure the quality of the activities carried out. In our team we care about our team members as much as we care about our customers and we aim to be much better every day. As a Project Manager at Koerber you are going to face challenges every day and you have the opportunity to be part of their resolution.  
Main responsibilities
•    Efficiently manage several projects and ensure using the proper methodology in its different focuses, namely time, cost and quality of the project.
•    Ensure project implementation according to the planned working schedule and, if necessary, the need for additional resources required for completion.
•    Monitor various activities, assuring they are carried out as planned and fulfilling the established criteria.
•    Control the projects’ operational costs according to the established budget and safeguard the projects’ profitability.
•    Implement control measures to mitigate delays, unforeseen costs and the risk of non-accomplishment.
•    While executing the project, proactively seek to increase the potential value of the project and its financial profitability, namely by optimizing processes or identifying new business opportunities.
•    Ensure timely resolution of all items in the Snag List.
•    Report performance indicators to the Management and various stakeholders, providing the necessary decision-making information.
•    Ensure the compilation, management and organization of all project documentation in a specific folder, for internal consultation and delivery to the customer
•    Articulate with various project stakeholders, in order to assess the impacts of ongoing projects, whenever there are variations in the works or in its scope.
•    Promote the continuous improvement process, often re-evaluating processes and working methods. Ensure compliance with the company's policy for quality, environment and safety.
•    Ensure conformity with Compliance, namely legal obligations, internal and external regulations imposed on the company's activities.


Your profile
•    Master Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrotechnology
•    Project Management certified by PMI or IPMA (if you are not certified we will support you to achieve it)
•    Minimum 3 years’ experience in project management on industrial environment
•    Planning and Organization oriented with solid Time and Priorities Management skills
•    Communicative character, persuasive and negotiation-savvy
•    Customer focus, quality oriented and demanding
•    Good understanding of system integration (mechanical, automation and software)
•    Collaborative attitude, pragmatic and focused on team success


Your working environment at Körber
At the heart of every solution, every success, is a team of dedicated professionals willing to help each other while bringing creativity and energy to every project. Körber Supply Chain is the embodiment of this.
Home to hundreds of the best minds in the industry, spanning technology for warehousing, logistics, transportation, and more, you’ll work with some of the biggest brands in the world and empower smaller players to disrupt the market—maybe even change the world. Turn your passion into a fulfilling career with Körber Supply Chain!
Your benefits
•    Daily fresh fruit, bread and yogurt
•    Employee Assistance Program
•    Mobile work
•    Flexible time schedule
•    Personal Hazards Insurance
•    Active protocols with external partners

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The Körber Business Area Supply Chain is part of the international technology group Körber with about 13,000 employees and more than 100 locations worldwide. We uniquely provide a broad range of proven, end-to-end supply chain solutions fitting any business size, strategy or appetite for growth. Our customers conquer the complexity of the supply chain thanks to our portfolio that includes software, automation, mail and parcel solutions, voice solutions, robotics, and materials handling – plus the expertise to tie it all together. Körber helps to manage the supply chain as a competitive advantage. Conquer supply chain complexity – with Körber.

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