Senior Innovation Project Manager

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Senior Innovation Project Manager
CopenhagenLocalProject/Process/Performance ManagementRef.: MA-218035
Can you turn ideas into viable technical solutions for container logistics and shipping?

Do you want to be part of a dedicated and progressive team?

We are looking for an experienced project manager to drive technical innovation in Maersk.
We Offer
Maersk is continually developing new technical solutions to reduce costs, improve our customer experience and make our operations safer. In addition, Maersk in December last year announced the strategy to reduce its CO2 emissions to net zero by 2050.

The Technical Innovation team is at the core of technical innovation in Maersk from idea generation through maturation and testing to hand over of technical and economically viable solutions to be implemented in the business.

We offer:

• A unique opportunity to work with large-scale technical innovation and new technology.

• International exposure working for the industry leader in a dynamic, global industry.

• Experienced colleagues and broad internal and external networking opportunities.

• Excellent development prospects within technology development, strategy and innovation.

• The chance to make a real difference.
Key Responsibilities
We are looking for an experienced project manager to drive technical innovation in Maersk.

The Senior Innovation Project Manager:

• Leads technical innovation projects and initiatives in close collaboration with Maersk colleagues and external partners to deliver new, viable and valuable physical technology solutions to the business

• Identifies new opportunities for innovation by combining technical, operational and commercial insights and translates them into tangible development projects and technology trials

• Manages internal and external stakeholders to drive progress, build alignment and ensure business relevance
Who we are looking for
The Senior Innovation Project Manager must have a proven track record of successfully delivering complex technical projects and a keen interest in solving technical problems.

The following would be beneficial but is not a must

• Operational experience in logistics and/or from the maritime/shipping industry

• Tangible experiences from technology development and technical innovation

• Knowledge of heavy machinery and auxiliary systems (electrical, automation etc.)

• Business case development

• Partner and vendor management, preferable from/related to heavy industry

• An advanced degree, e.g. in engineering or business administration

Candidates are expected to have at least 5-10 years of relevant professional experience.
>Last application date: 10 August 2019.
For further information, please contact: Recruitment Partner Maj-Britt Clayton on
A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated container logistics company working to connect and simplify its customer's supply chains. As the global leader in shipping services, the company operates in 130 countries and employs roughly 70,000 people. With simple end-to-end offering of products and digital services, seamless customer engagement and a superior end-to-end delivery network, Maersk enables its customers to trade and grow by transporting goods anywhere - all over the world. For more information:
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