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Senior Project Manager (f/m/x) Battery Manufacturing; Kirchardt; Germany


We are Valmet Automotive: Since 1968, we have stood for integrated automotive engineering on behalf of world-renowned OEMs. Today, around 5,000 employees in Finland, Germany and Poland shape our success as a complete vehicle manufacturer in the automotive sector, and as a system supplier for battery systems as well as kinematic and convertible top systems. Our entire strategy, and especially our EV Systems branch, focuses on tomorrow’s mobility. We develop and manufacture battery systems from 48V to high voltage for vehicles and off-highway applications. 
As part of our team, you'll not only ignite the turbo boost for your professional development – you'll be at the forefront of the electromobility revolution. Our work culture? Straightforward and honest. Arrogance is not our thing. We let our actions speak for themselves, are courageous, constantly learn new things – and respect each other. Because respect is at the heart of our team spirit. We take our tasks and you seriously. So, hit the start button and enrich our team as a


Senior Project Manager (f/m/x) Battery Manufacturing
in Kirchardt near Heilbronn, Germany


Your job site and team
Our brand new, 11.500 m² battery factory in Kirchardt is ideally located off the A6 and in the middle of the Kraichgau region: a green, family-friendly region with idyllic towns and great wine-growing areas.
As a member of our Project Management Team, you’ll have your fingers on the pulse of automotive change, be involved in projects that have never been seen before, and develop top-notch PM skills.


Here’s where you’ll make an impact

  • Because you’re a charismatic team player, coordinating and manage the cross-functional core team of RFI/RFQ- and contract manufacturing projects comes easy to you.
  • Always keeping a watchful eye on deadlines, budget and quality requirements, you’ll ensure that project goals are met successfully. It is a matter of course for you that you always keep the internal and external stakeholders informed about the project status. 
  • You’ll prepare and present project approval documents to the  Business Line and the Group ManagementManagement.  
  • From kick-off to implementation: Your manage internal and external changes according to the Change Management Process. Also you perform milestone and quality gate reviews according PDP. 


This is your basic equipment

  • University degree with a technical and/or business focus
  • Several years of related experience in the automotive or supplier industry
  • You have a confident appearance and already have experience in leading teams
  • Your English: Off the charts! Your German: Ebenfalls prima! Other strong points of yours: team spirit and customer orientation. Your formula for success: “change = chance”.


Our special extras

  • Structured onboarding
  • Great development opportunities with clear career paths, target agreements and regular feedback
  • An employer committed to sustainable, environmentally conscious business practices
  • 30 days of vacation as well as special leave days and great bonuses for certain private occasions 
  • Financial benefits and above-average company pension scheme
  • Friendly colleagues who want to set things in motion
  • Attractive, performance-related bonuses
  • Possibility of remote, flexible working (if your position allows it)
  • Ergonomic and modern workstations
  • Employee discounts and an employee referral program 
  • Versatile e-learning opportunities to explore new horizons
  • Entertaining, often unforgettable company events


Off to the starting line!

Simply upload your application documents via our application tool. If you’ve got what it takes to do the job, there's nothing standing in the way of a first interview, in which we'll be happy to clarify all your questions!
If you have any questions before you apply, Elisa Ernst from HR will be happy to hear from you on +4915143102583.


Note: Colorful teams are one of our key strengths. We welcome anyone who recognizes her- or himself in the ad above. We explicitly promote diversity, equal opportunities regardless of age, origin and gender, and the inclusion of handicapped people.


Contract Nature:  Regular
Company:  Valmet Automotive Solutions GmbH

Kirchardt, DE

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