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Senior Commercial Project Manager

Oslo, Norway

English (UK)

Job Description

We are seeking with immediate effect:

Senior Commercial Project Manager

Location: Oslo

Siemens Norway recently signed a contract for renewing the signaling system on Norwegian railway lines (“ERTMS project”). The contract value is 800’ EUR and consists of a delivery portion until 2035 and service until 2059. It is categorized as an A-project and the larges contract that Siemens Norway has ever signed.

The project consists of an offshore portion executed in Germany (design, development, engineering and product development) and an onshore portion executed in Norway (engineering, procurement, installation, service).

Areas of Responsibility

The Senior Commercial Project Manager takes full responsibility for all commercial related matters of the onshore project scope. This includes two projects, one for MO MM (delivery, category B) and one for MO CS (service, category C).

In this role, the Senior Commercial Project Manager is reporting to the World Project Controller (WPC) of the project who is located in Oslo, Norway.

Examples of Tasks to be performed

The Senior Commercial Project Manager is supporting the Project Manager (PM) onshore with the objective of executing the project within defined targets (e.g. costs, time, quality) and ensuring customer satisfaction.

This includes e.g.:

  • Being Commercial project entrepreneur, responsible for contract and commercial related tasks, bridging the gap between business, technical and commercial sphere
  • Ensuring the accuracy of cost/price calculation and project books/records in SAP
  • Enforcing compliance to standards, rules and regulations – interacting with experts from Accounting, Tax and SFS when required

Experience and qualifications

  • Experience in Commercial Project Management and/or other Senior Controlling or BA functions is required.
  • Having successfully performed the Siemens CPM-certification at least on C-Level is an advantage.
  • Speaking English fluently is a must, speaking Norwegian and/or German is a plus.

Personal characteristics we look for are

The project team consists of more than 100 employees in Germany and Norway. A professional collaboration across functions and countries is key for the overall project success.

The Senior Commercial Project Manager is part of this team and will succeed in this role when understanding and reducing complexity along with offering and demanding support to/from the project team.

Why join us?

Siemens Mobility goes digital. Siemens Mobility is the world’s leading provider of mobility solutions that enable the efficient, safe and environmentally friendly transport of people and goods – and help improve the quality of everyday life for millions of people on all continents. With Norway taking a leading role in digitalization, there opportunities beyond the ERTMS project in future.

Application deadline: sunday 9th of December 2018. 

Contact: Ralph Pfaller, World Project Controller of the ERTMS project.  Tel. +47 970 978 72.

Interviews may be conducted on a continuous basis, latest by 31th of December 2018.

We perform background check as part of our recruitment process.

Job ID: 90509

Organisation: Mobility

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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