ICT Project Manager
We have an open position for experienced Project Manager in Metsä Group’s ICT unit. Project Manager will work in Project Management Office (PMO) with the team of experienced and knowledgeable project managers. Our team works as trusted companion for Metsä Group’s different business areas and leads projects with high professional attitude from early preparing and planning phase until project closure. Project Manager leads the work of experts working in different ICT and business competence areas.
We expect that Project Manager has proven practical experience in leading projects and strong knowledge in understanding different project management practices and methodologies. More often we lead projects utilizing agile methods. We consider project management certifications as a plus. When working in Metsä Group you often have simultaneously more than one project under your responsibility where also your tolerance to manage stress is under test.
You will start leading the ICT projects for Metsä Group’s Group Services. To succeed you will need versatile skills in project management and ICT knowledge. We expect you to have skills in self-leadership and be a person to take initiatives. Good skills in effective communication are a must. Knowledge and experience in leading projects for company’s internal systems, such as finance, HR or procurement helps you to succeed. Most importantly you are a fast learner and motivated to increase your expertise.
Project Manager’s main responsibilities:
− Lead and manage named ICT projects in Metsä Group from planning to closure.
− Manage ICT resources (internal/external).
− Manage cost and risks.
− Schedule management, including synchronization with e.g. release calendars.
− Scope and quality management in projects.
− Planning and executing project communications, including reporting and acting as secretary in different steering groups.
− Project documentation in expected and required level.
− Managing several different types of internal and external interest groups and stakeholders.
− Participate Group Services roadmap and project portfolio planning and coordination, where required.
− University or polytechnic degree.
− Proven and strong Project Manager experience and background.
− Excellent negotiations, communications and group working skills.
− Service-minded personality with capability to manage also own work independently.
− Excellent communication skills in English. This position requires also ability to communicate in Finnish language.
− Earlier experience in forest industry and systems delivered by the company’s internal services.
− Certifications in Project Management (IPMA-C or equivalent) and practical experience in leading agile projects and knowledge or agile methods (Scrum Master or equivalent).
− Knowledge of SAP.
− Experience from different integrations solutions.
We offer international and inspiring working environment with challenging tasks and good personal development opportunities. Group ICT is a dynamic and business-oriented work community with support from colleagues. The position is located at Metsä Group Head Office in Espoo, Finland.
Are you interested? For more information, please contact Marko Siro 14.-25.1. or 4.-8.2.2019.
PMO Manager, ICT Project Management Office
Mobile: +358 50 317 2622
Please send your application and CV by 10.2.2019.