Head of Project Management (m/f/d)

Date: Jan 20, 2023

Location: Hanau, HE, DE, 63450

Company: Heraeus

Head of Project Management (m/f/d)
Location Hanau
Full-Time/ Part-Time


About Heraeus

Solutions from the Heraeus Group provide faster internet, rid water of germs, and keep hearts beating in time. As a broadly diversified and globally leading family-owned technology company, we combine materials expertise and technological leadership to create the most diverse products, all with one thing in common: World-class quality. Working with customers around the world, we shape the future and provide vital innovations in the areas of environment, electronics, health, and industrial applications. Heraeus is one of the top 10 family-owned companies in Germany and has a team of around 16,200 employees in 40 countries.

About our Consulting Team

As corporate consulting team at Heraeus, we know the challenges today's global manufacturing and service companies face. We work together closely and passionately with our colleagues in the business units on a wide range of business-relevant topics: From commercial, operational and supply chain excellence to digitalization of all functional areas. For this, we have deep expertise in IIoT, Industry 4.0, Robotics, Data Science and Customer Experience. To our internal and external customers, we offer content expertise, lead transformational projects and challenge the status quo.


The following challenges await you:

  • As Head of Project Management (m/f/d) you are part of and the link between the Excellence & Digital Hub Lead Team (Supply Chain Excellence, Commercial Excellence, Digital Business & Service Excellence, Digital Hub, Group Digital & Excellence Officer).
  • You will support the Excellence teams in the strategy formulation and planning and are responsible for initiatives built around our Excellence program, such as capability building and our sustainability as well as further projects.
  • You own special projects with strategic and firm-wide visibility.
  • You lead our PMO team and are responsible for general program and project coordination.
  • You and your team create the necessary framework conditions for an efficient and effective way of working in our teams, so that the entire team can deliver the best possible results for our customers, the global business units of Heraeus.

Your profile:

  • Successful completion of studies in business administration or a comparable course of study
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in change management or personal and organizational development
  • Complex situations inspire you: Your strengths lie in the analysis of facts and situations, the derivation of suitable measures as well as the implementation of them
  • Open communication style and the ability to bring people together
  • Experience in creating presentations for top management
  • Structuring skills and organizational strength
  • Very familiar with the common MS Office applications
  • Very good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken


What you can look forward to at our Consulting Unit:
Strong salary package - attractive basic salary plus variable profit-sharing (up to 150% target achievement possible) and support for private pension plan
Top projects with high impact - you will always work on key topics that are highly relevant for the performance of the Heraeus Group and thus create real added value side by side with our colleagues in the business units.
State-of-the-art technology and a wide range of training opportunities - you will work in a modern office environment with the best equipment and can take advantage of national and international training opportunities to promote your professional and personal development.
An open communication culture - in our consulting team, we are always in close contact with each other. Openness and trust create room for your development.
Hybrid working and regular time off - a combination of remote and on-site work, flexible working hours, 30 days annual leave plus up to 6 additional days off (company closure on bridge days and between the years).