Project Portfolio Manager - Operations Offshore (all genders)

  • Expertise: Anlagen -Netzbetrieb
  • Contract type: Unlimited
  • Vacancy reference: 10976

This will be your workplace

As of July 2022  for our office location Arnhem (NL) or Lehrte (GER). This position is unlimited.

This will be our challenge

TenneT is growing fast to realize its strategic ambitions. We play a leading role in driving the energy transition. We are looking for a passionate Project Portfolio Manager (all genders) who will contribute to this and that might be you?

Your contribution to TenneT

  • You will be responsible for managing the project portfolio of all maintenance projects of TenneT's Grid Field Operations Offshore department consisting of our offshore grid connection systems in Germany and the Netherlands (offshore converter platforms, onshore converter stations, cable infrastructure)
  • The key objective of your job is to continuously optimize the maintenance project portfolio by conducting risk-based activity management, identifying and enabling synergies between projects and aligning the project portfolio with the needs and capacity of our offshore teams
  • Also, you will be responsible for the portfolio reporting and supplying the infrastructure that the portfolio decision making and steering is transparent and aligned with our strategic targets
  • As we are a fast growing organization and key player in the energy transition, you will play a crucial role in bringing in your vision and drive to establish a project portfolio management that is futureproof and scalable
  • You will work hand in hand with the project initiators, project sponsors and project leads as a key interface as well as a quality gate to ensure a successful project life-cycle that is meeting and continuously improving our project delivery quality

Your Profile and background

  • You hold an academic degree (Uni/FH), preferably in Industrial Engineering & Management or Business Administration / Economics or a technical field of study with business reference
  • You have profound professional work experience in (multi-)project management or project portfolio management of complex infrastructure projects and ideally have proven knowledge of the offshore industry / electricity grid connection systems
  • You hold a valid project management certification, ideally PMP / IPMA C or higher
  • You have proven experience in using MS Project / Project Online and project portfolio management software
  • You show very good communication skills and are able to adapt to a variety of audiences; you have very good influencing and relationship management skills – and are able to cope with conflicting interests
  • As our projects and teams are managed internationally, you should be fluent in English and preferably have good proficiency in German and / or Dutch

Our offer

  • TenneT offers you an exciting and responsible position in the driver seat of the Energy Transition, with plenty of professional development options.
  • We offer great benefits, a salary based on our Collective Labor Agreement + excellent pension scheme.
  • At TenneT we believe in a healthy work / life balance, therefore we create room for flexibility, provide various opportunities to work out via our Always Energy program.
  • On a fulltime contract you are able to enjoy 30 day's off on a yearly base, besides that you receive an annual bonus.
  • Personal growth is something we actively stimulate within TenneT. For example we have our own TenneT Talent Academy where you can explore and develop your own set of skills.

Recruitment Process

In our online-application-form you can apply within only some minutes until 22.05.2022. Afterwards we screen your application and get back to you as soon as possible. Our selection process consists of one interview only.
Job inteviews for this position will be (partly) in English. Please send us your application documents in English as well.

For further questions regarding the recruiting process please contact:
GER: Anika Blume
People | Talent Acquisition
T +49 (0)5132 89-6842

NL: Els Boot
People | Talent Acquisition
T + 31 (0) 889368325

TenneT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and fully subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity to ensure that all applicants and employees are considered for hire, promotion, and job status without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital or familial status.

Contact information

Get in contact with:
Anika Blume
People | Talent Acquisition Germany
+49 (0)5132 89-6842

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