Senior Project Manager (m/f/d)

Date: Oct 10, 2021

Location: Hanau, HE, DE, 63450

Company: Heraeus

Senior Project Manager (m/f/d)
Location Hanau
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work, while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of approximately 14,900 employees are bringing forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare to renewable energy to e-mobility to high-tech and telecommunications.


Your Role and Responsibilities:

  • You manage projects end-to-end across multiple IT streams and Heraeus business units in the senior project manager team of the Heraeus IT and thereby actively support the success of the company.
  • You initiate projects by screening the demands, defining the final scope and timeline, clarifying business cases, planning the resources, setting up project governances and obtaining the project approval.
  • Where applicable, you calculate IT services and ensure proper transfer to operations.
  • You cooperate with and coordinate IT service providers & software vendors.
  • You ensure ongoing stakeholder commitment, validity of objectives and business case.
  • Furthermore, you manage and overcome resistance to change and coach, mentor and supervise less senior team members.


What is required for this role:

  • University degree (or equivalent education) in the field of economics or IT
  • Multiple years of work experience (+5 years) in IT project management
  • Experience in managing cross business unit programs/projects as well as good knowledge of classic and agile project methods
  • Proven ability to work cross-team and to manage multiple stakeholder needs/expectations
  • Quick grasp and analytical approach to new tasks and problems
  • International experience and high level of intercultural awareness
  • Profound economic and commercial understanding