Project manager in production for Örnsköldsvik
UMEÅ, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Project manager, construction and facilities
Work model On location
Application due date 6 July 2024
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Company description

AFRY offers services in technology, design, digitization and consulting. We are dedicated experts in industry, energy and infrastructure, who create value for future generations. AFRY has a global reach with deep roots in the Nordics. Together, we accelerate the transition to a more sustainable society.

Job description

AFRY is growing in step with our customers and is currently looking for an ambitious leader with experience and interest in investment projects in industry. In the effort to create a safer and more sustainable world, many large investments are currently underway in factories and products in the local area. Do you want to work for a company where you are given the chance to contribute and be part of leading them? You will belong to a group that constantly and actively works to get better and have more fun together. Take the chance to become part of AFRY!

In your role as a consultant and Project Manager with us, you will belong to our local office in Örnsköldsvik. You will be part of an organization that specializes in technical solutions for industry. We who support the recruitment are the business area Project, Control & Management, who are specialized in project management and work with various roles in project management, project and program management and project coordination. Our expertise lies primarily in production and product development. In the main, the assignments take place at our customers, who are geographically located in the Örnsköldsvik region, alternatively at our own premises.

We currently see a need for our close customer who delivers advanced, technical solutions in defense, aviation and security with a focus on development, manufacturing and support for the world market.

As a project manager for test and verification, you are responsible for leading the test and verification of components, systems and subsystems to meet internal and external requirements within the product development cycle. You are responsible for leading, coordinating and reporting the projects cross-functionally in terms of time, resources, requirements and quality. Here, your personal qualities are as important as your technical ones.

Why work with me? - Recruiting manager Linnéa: "I am a leader who likes structure, ambition and community. I am driven by developing and exciting tasks with clear goals. I believe that teamwork utilizes the different strengths and skills of individuals, which leads to more innovative ideas and creative problem solving . I believe that each individual has unlimited potential as long as the drive is there. Being a good team that supports and helps each other makes the workplace feel more enjoyable."

Project, Control & management today consists of project managers with 0 to 25 years of experience from leading roles in industry and most of us are certified according to PMI or PRINCE2. We are all engineers with a genuine interest in technology at heart, but our common driving force is the desire to develop in leadership and project management.

Requirements specification

We are looking for you with at least 5 years' work experience of project management in industry, preferably from production or product development. You are an engineer and it is advantageous if you have experience of projects in various industries, e.g. vehicles, defence, paper & pulp, energy or the like.

As a person, you are meticulous and driven with great technical interest. You want to create successful teams, are driven by solving challenges together with others and you always contribute that little extra. Your ability to communicate with many different stakeholders in a professional and effective manner is important.

Applicants must have good knowledge of Swedish and English, both spoken and written.

For some of our customers, security checks and drug tests are mandatory, which you must be comfortable with.

More information

We are a large global company that offers future internal career development, which is of course supported. Individual development is central, and you will grow as a person.

Our customers are at the forefront when it comes to both technical development and sustainability, so the projects you will be a part of are characterized by precisely those areas. AFRY as a company aims to be a leader in sustainability and as a project manager with us you will be a strong contributor to a more sustainable future.

Some of what we offer you:

  • Fixed salary and collective number - Secure components that are a matter of course for us
  • Top-up of salary in case of parental leave
  • Further development in the form of training courses and our assignments as well as by networking with our talented consultants
  • Club AFRY – Our staff club with opportunities for cultural and sports events, book club, cabin rental, ski trips etc

For questions regarding the position, contact Group Manager Linnéa Björkman

For questions regarding the recruitment process, contact Recruitment partner Fanny Sjödell,

We do not accept applications via e-mail. A warm welcome with your application, no later than June 16!

We refrain from direct contact with staffing and recruitment companies and sellers of additional job advertisements.

At AFRY, we drive change in everything we do. We believe that change happens when bold ideas come together, when we collaborate, create innovation and embrace creative solutions, that's how we create the future. We are constantly looking for qualified candidates to join our inclusive teams around the world. Become part of us and accelerate the green transition

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About the employer
At AFRY, we have deep knowledge across industries and geographies and are at the forefront of technology, design and innovation. We are uniquely placed to solve challenges faced by our clients. Through our clients and partners, we can influence positive development for future society, and reduce climate impact. Welcome and join us.