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Project Manager (Eindhoven)

22 November, 2021

Project Manager (Eindhoven)

 

Additive Industries

Additive Industries is accelerating industrial additive manufacturing of high-end functional metal components by offering a modular metal 3D printing system to high-end and demanding industrial markets. With market-leading printing productivity, machine utilization, and part quality, Additive Industries redefines the business case for additive manufacturing applications in aerospace, automotive, energy, and high-tech markets.

Function description

In the position of project manager at Additive Industries;

  • You play a pivotal role in developing next generations of cutting edge high tech equipment and successful adaptation of that technology to customers all over the world;
  • You will be leading innovative development projects containing both hardware and software by managing multidisciplinary teams of highly skilled experts;
  • You might lead customer-specific projects, where you will be responsible to put together an attractive proposal for our (potential) customer and execute the project when awarded;
  • You initiate projects by defining the goal, deliverables, planning, and team based on the user requirements. Throughout the process, you constantly monitor and control planning, costs, resources, and quality of the deliverables and actively mitigate risks and report these on a regular basis;
  • You are hands-on and oversee that all deliverables are well documented and milestones are thoroughly prepared;
  • Throughout the project you might closely collaborate with development partners;
  • You will be managing expectations of your (internal and external) customers well;
  • Finally, you are expected to contribute to (business) process development and optimization throughout the organization facilitating the ambition and fast growth of Additive Industries.

 

Reporting

The Project Manager will report to the Sr. Project Manager.

 

Knowledge, skills, and experience

  • Bachelor or Master degree with a technical affinity
  • 7-10 years of experience in managing highly complex and demanding product development projects (preferably in the high tech industry)
  • Successfully managed multiple product development and/or customer projects at the same time
  • Ability to manage the process from a relatively vague to a well-defined project
  • Familiar with the V-model and Product Creation Process
  • Ability to connect various disciplines throughout the company
  • Exceeding in informal leadership and stakeholder management
  • Inspire and motivate team members to collaborate in the best possible way
  • Excellent pro-active communication and presentation skills (verbally as well as written) and a customer-focused attitude
  • Perform well in a developing and growing organization where processes are maturing
  • Prepared to travel to the customer site or development partners if needed
  • Have a pro-active approach where you like a challenge

 

Personality characteristics

Additive Industries is a young and quickly maturing professional organization. We have developed a strong pragmatic team mentality in which we work and experiment together to achieve common goals. We are looking for a wide diversity of people coming from different backgrounds to join our organization. We have formulated the following personal traits contributing to our professional mentality:

  • Open, confident and result-driven
  • Driven by technical challenges, eager to learn, and entrepreneurial
  • Proven Team player who takes ownership
  • Professional and structured
  • ‘Fun to work with’