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Cummins Inc. Senior Project Manager in Mechelen, Belgium

Senior Project Manager


Senior Project Manager

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Our Power Systems Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is a very exciting opportunity for a proactive and engaging Senior Project Manager; who will be the focal lead in ensuring the successful delivery of multiple, high value projects for large clients across the Netherlands and Belgium. You will be a senior team member in a multi-skilled team of Project Managers and Commissioning Engineers, providing guidance on complex projects and ensuring the team work towards budget and deadlines.

This is the perfect role for you if you enjoy applying your technical knowledge to your projects and you are looking for the opportunity to work with high profile clients.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Manage the installation and delivery of Cummins products on client site including; negotiation and selection of suppliers, supervision of sub- contractors, working towards multiple deadlines, monitoring costs and budgets, progress and budget reporting and fielding engineering queries from your client.

  • Day to day control of specific works and projects including design considerations and co-ordination with suppliers, customers, other trades, witness’ etc.

  • Forge close working relationships with your clients, being a trusted point of contact and continuously striving for a high standard of client satisfaction.

  • Lead a team of Project Managers and Commissioning Engineers, providing guidance on complex queries, ensuring targets are achieved and supporting the professional development of team members.

  • Develop and maintain clear plans and schedules for each project to assure on time delivery.

  • Manage and report on project performance, identifying opportunities to enhance customer satisfaction and business performance.

  • Establish close working relationships with commercial, engineering, operations and supply chain management teams.

  • Work within agreed project budgets, P&L objectives, managing and controlling costs accordingly.

  • Identify and pursue follow-on business opportunities which enhance commercial value.

  • Be the functional excellence champion, leading the efforts to standardize and improve our project management delivery and pre-sales support across the assigned region/countries

  • Ensure operations comply with SHEQ and documentation regime.


Skills and Experience Preferred:

  • Significant level of experience in a technical, Project Management capacity is required for this position.

  • A background in mechanical and/ or electrical engineering is necessary to be considered.

  • A background in the power generation industry would be preferred. Other large engineering projects will be considered.

  • Commercially aware with excellent negotiation skills.

  • The ability to work independently, providing technical solutions to client queries and escalating to the technical team if necessary.

  • Natural rapport building skills with a desire to attain a high level of customer satisfaction.

  • Dutch and English language skills are essential to be considered for this position.

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • An Engineering degree is preferred or relevant work experience within an engineering environment

At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.

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Primary Location Netherlands-South Holland-Rotterdam-Netherlands, Dordrecht, Cummins Holland BV Olivijn

Other Locations Belgium-Antwerp-Mechelen-Belgium, Mechelen, Cummins Distributor

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting May 21, 2019, 6:10:08 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190001ZU