Project Manager R&D

Project Manager R&D

Main tasks & responsiblities

At UniCarriers the Project Manager is a key player to lead and execute the development and delivery of new forklift models adapted to meet future material handling needs. You will be a part of a specialized Project Management team responsible for end to end planning, coordination, and execution of assigned development projects. Your aim will be to continuously improve the Product Development process.

You will be the representative for your projects within the organization and report the project performance in regards to technical specification, Quality, Cost and Time. You will manage an assigned cross functional project team of solution providers and work in a close cooperation with a variety of project stakeholders, Design team managers, Sales Product Managers, Production Managers and the other functions in the company, all located in Mölnlycke, Gothenburg.

  • Bachelor or Master of Science in Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5 years project management experience including early development phases, preferably PMP certified or equivalent
  • Experience in projects across multiple functional areas with high integration complexity
  • Fluent in English and Swedish, both spoken and written.
Personal profile

This job requires a proactive nature and an eagerness to drive progress. We trust you are task-oriented and able to analyse, structure and solve problems accurately within deadlines. You are accustomed to high-level strategic thinking, project risk management, stakeholder management and are experienced in decision making. Your role will encompass setting goals, and following them through regardless of challenges and diversions. You have the skills to inspire and encourage your colleagues whilst delegating project tasks and deliverables in an effective way.

If you value a job where success depends on analyzing problems by putting together seemingly disparate elements, and arriving at quick and effective solutions, you will fit right in as a Project Manager at UniCarriers. This role would suit someone with a passion for engineering and product development combined with strong technical competence.

Our offer

For the right individual we are now offering a chance to work in a truly international company in a challenging yet rewarding position where you'll have the opportunity to make a difference. We offer exciting assignments in an innovative environment.

We will interview candidates on a continuous basis, so please apply as soon as possible.

We respectfully decline any contact from recruitment agencies or other similar companies regarding this recruitment.
Mer info
Kontaktperson Bo Lindquist
Telefon +46 31 98 42 09
Område Härryda
Yrkesroll Organisation & ledning, Produktionsledning, Projektledare
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Sista ansökningsdag 8 nov 2019 (20 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

UniCarriers Europe AB är ett helägt dotterbolag till Mitsubishi Logisnext som är världens tredje största gaffeltruckstillverkare med en portfölj bestående av sex olika varumärken och produktionsanläggningar i Sverige, Spanien, Finland, Japan, Kina och USA.

UniCarriers Europe har ca 500 anställda i Sverige som marknadsför, utvecklar och tillverkar elektriska lagertruckar med modern design, förstklassig ergonomi och senaste teknologi. Med en helhetssyn på kundens lagerhantering erbjuder vi allt från försäljning och leasing av nya och begagnade truckar till service, reservdelar, utbildning samt lager- och flödesanalyser.

Vårt huvudkontor finns i Mölnlycke utanför Göteborg där också produktutveckling och tillverkning sker. Vår försäljnings- och serviceorganisation finns representerad över hela Sverige.