• Breda
  • 40 uur
  • HBO
solliciteer via YACHT

Project Manager

  • 08 maart 2019
  • Breda
  • 40 uur
  • HBO


  • 08 maart 2019
  • vacaturenummer: 9064317

For our client (region: Breda) that produces valves mainly for process industrial companies (chemical plants, oil & gas and water treatment) we are looking for:


Summary of Role:

• Coordinate a project team covering: quotation, order entry, order engineering, supply chain, and plant project team;

• Project lead time and on time delivery for products and documentation;

• Customer change order management requests;

• Ensuring customer specifications are met or commented on;

• Margin uplift;

• Managing critical path and managing execution risk;

• Communication Internally and externally – effective management of all stakeholders.

Planning and Execution:

• Develop and own the Project Plan;

• Coordinate manufacturing sites through effective planning scheduling and management;

• Managing critical path and managing execution risk;

• Coordinate cross-functional project teams;

• Responsible for the EDDI to ensure realistic lead times and standard document tiers are quoted.

Relationship Management: 

• Lead internal and external communication;

• Liaise with IPM to coordinate the inspection meetings;

• Interface and communicate with the customer/sales office to provide updates, milestones, and progress appropriately;

• Ensure alignment with the customer on the commitment date and the customer PO dates including milestone dates for drawing and procedure submittals, drawing and procedures approvals, equipment inspection notifications, and “Ready for Inspection” dates.

 Contract Management:

• Understand Terms and Conditions of contract;

• Minimize exposure to penalties; familiarity with contract law and regulations;

• Work to ensure costs are managed and wherever possible, that still allows the project to meet customer requirements, action should be taken to avoid costs.

Financial Performance:

• Responsible for the financial performance of the project;

• Effectively manage change orders for an improved financial performance of the project; 

• Manage financial targets and metrics for the project with the help of the Project Financial Analyst.

Are you working in a similar role, like as a project-engineer, living in the Netherlands and are you ready for the next step? Don't hesitate and send your resume to: olaf.smid@yacht.nl


  • BA or BS degree in Engineering, Business, or related field;
  • Minimum two years experience in a project manager role within the industrial space;
  • Effective communication, negotiation, and influencing skills;
  • Self starting and action oriented;
  • Ability to comprehend technical details/technical literacy;
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure, acknowledge mistakes, and possess emotional intelligence/diplomacy.


After a year of secondment (and performing well) our client will offer you a company contract.


Yacht is a contractor for highly educated professionals (BSc, MSc, or PhD) who’ll work on site and innovate together with our customers to find smart solutions. Being part of the world wide Randstad Group we have an extensive network of clients and professionals. 


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Olaf Smid via telefoonnummer

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