Griffin Refineries is a Finnish circular economy company with the objective of producing value from waste. By treating organic waste, recycling plastic, and transforming waste into environmentally friendly fuel, they help companies benefit financially and also act responsibly. Griffin Refineries establishes new co-owned refineries based on the refinery concept with strong local partners and offers technology modules for existing facilities to improve and expand their operations. Read more about Griffin here.
Griffin Refineries, a pioneer in organic waste recycling and sustainable development, continues its growth story and is now looking for a Project Manager to join the team! We are looking for a person to work in Organic Circularity Business Unit where we focus on delivering and developing advanced solutions for organic waste treatment with a holistic circular approach, enabling the transition towards a proper circular economy. As a Project Manager, you will be managing delivery projects and developing the possible additional sales related to the solutions that Griffin is providing. The target is to develop an independent country-based operation. You will be working closely with clients, external stakeholders, and key suppliers.
Initiate the project - check feasibility and work out budgets, teams, and resources
Carry out planning - setting goals and objectives, defining roles, and producing schedules and timelines for tasks. All in accordance with the needs of our clients.
Manage the project - coordinating the project team to keep them on track and keeping the project on budget. Also carrying out monitoring and controlling activities to track the progress of the project.
Identify and manage risks to ensure delivery is on time.
Managing network of key stakeholders and building partnerships.
Close the project - including evaluating successes and challenges to enhance learning for your next project.
Identifying future business opportunities within the project delivery and develop those into additional sales.
As a Griffin member, we expect you to have a willingness to develop by learning from others, in a challenging and fast-changing environment. You should have the capacity to make informed decisions and communicate plans properly to the rest of the team. The position is permanent and we hope the person found here will be able to get started as soon as possible! As the customers are abroad, the position also requires readiness to travel.
We require you to:
A university-level degree in engineering (e.g. environmental engineering)
Relevant work experience in project delivery - Proven ability to deliver projects successfully and with the client’s satisfaction
Commercial mindset and sales focus
Hands-on approach and ability to work with other team’s members to create value
Fluency in Finnish and English
We consider as an asset:
Previous experience in the waste management sector, in particular, organic waste
Understanding of the biological treatment process
Spanish and/or Italian language skills, as Griffin has customers in Spain and Italy
We can offer you:
A place in the relevant and fast-growing circular economy industry. Griffin Company develops interesting new ways to handle different types of waste and operate in this field globally and agilely
A truly international company and network, 95% of Griffin’s operations are overseas and in the hands of top experts. You will be able to see the core of the field of environmental technology and its various aspects
Extensive work tasks - in a small company you can change a variety of tasks and take responsibility
Almost limitless opportunities to grow in your career! A growing company and comprehensive international networks enable a wide range of development steps
Sounds like you? Please submit your CV and motivation letter in PDF format by the latest 31st of May via our application system. Please also mention your salary request and the earliest possible starting date in your application documents. Remember to use the application system, we do not accept applications by email.
For more information about the recruitment process contact aTalent’s Senior Recruitment Manager Jenni Tontti (+358 407508821, jenni.tontti[at]atalent.fi). In this position, you will be employed directly to Griffin Refineries.