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Project Manager

Karlskrona, Sweden
Closing date
27 June 2021
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“I definitely love my job as a project manager at Saab. Here I am surrounded by engaged and skilled colleagues. Our common commitment and cooperation results in high-tech and unique solutions which I sometimes did not even think was possible.”  Sandra Kotai, Project Manager Outfitting

Your role

You will lead the work within the Outfitting area and be responsible for delivering according to expectations that is the area's deliveries to some of the major development projects within Kockums. You will have vast interaction with other project managers, section managers and your project team members. You report to the Head of Outfitting within Engineering (R&D).

Main tasks:

  • Carry out the project and reach its result within the framework of the Project Directive and Project Plan
  • Identify and introduce improvements to the working method
  • Adapt and follow the project management process within Saab.

Your profile

We are looking for a person who like to motivate, coach and develop your team members in their daily work. You know how to get people to perform their very best and can handle stakeholders on all levels within and outside the company. To succeed you need the ability to cooperate and navigate in an organization developing and maintaining advanced products.

Required skills:

  • A few years’ experience in a similar role
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Project Management
  • Project Scope, Time and Cost Management
  • Engineering processes, tools and methods
  • Open minded and with a great interest in solving problems
  • Excellent communication skill in English and Swedish

Desired skills:

  • Generic business understanding
  • Commercial terms and their aspects on the project
  • Project Management certification

A few travelling days per year, mostly within Sweden, is part of the job. 

This position requires that you pass a security vetting based on the current regulations around/of security protection. For positions requiring security clearance additional obligations on citizenship may apply.

What you will be a part of

The R&D organization develop, integrate and verify new Naval ships and submarines as well as continuous upgrade and maintenance for Swedish and foreign navies. We have a number of ongoing and future projects with high complexity. We offer a role in a diverse and highly skilled team where you will collaborate with experienced engineering professionals in an environment that fosters career development and personal growth.
Want to be part of a team that is driven by result and success? Then we look forward to your application!

Business Area Kockums
Inside our leading naval factory
Meet our people

If you are interested in what benefits you can take part of as an employee at Saab in Sweden, you can read more about them here. Last application date is 27th of June however kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement. Your application may be in Swedish or English.

If you have any questions about the job, don´t hesitate to contact Sören Troedson, recruiting manager +46 734 34 10 71 or Charlotta Lundblad, HR Specialist Recruitment +46 734 34 12 74.

If you aspire to help create and innovate whilst developing yourself in a challenging team setting, Saab may well have the perfect conditions for you to grow. We pride ourselves on a nurturing environment, where everyone is different yet we share the same goal – to help protect people.