Senior Project Manager, Maersk Drilling IT

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Senior Project Manager, Maersk Drilling IT
LyngbyLocalITRef.: MD-070666
Do you possess excellent project management skills, broad business understanding and a passion for delivering business value through projects? Would you like to work as a Senior Project Manager with responsibility for our key business driven IT projects? Would you like the opportunity to further develop Maersk Drilling’s business development and influence our future greatly?
We Offer
We offer an exciting and challenging position, where you will be leading IT projects with high business impact, where you will have a visible and tight collaboration across the organisation and where you will be recognized for your excellence in driving projects and change.

As Senior Project Manager, you get a central role with responsibility for key enterprise IT projects within technologies like ERP, CRM, BI, Analytics and Mobility, as well as offshore drilling industry specific technologies.

We will be looking at you, to manage the delivery of large scale and complex IT projects, manage and lead stakeholders, manage business benefits realization, handle change management and communication together with the business owners of projects.

You will be collaborating closely with colleagues in IT and various business functions at our headquarters, off-shore and across the globe, giving you the opportunity to work with and combine knowledge with other highly skilled colleagues, develop even further and experience emerging technologies.

You will be part of a truly international company with our employees representing 65 nationalities. Our strong focus on diversity is a natural outcome of a company with a strong talent focus, mindset and culture. This goes hand in hand with a commitment to inclusion: all employees are valued and treated with respect at all times and we believe that our employees thrives and performs better with a healthy work-life balance.
Key Responsibilities
You are overall responsible for planning, directing and coordinating activities for technology and business-unit projects. You work structured and proactively, using the right methodologies for a given project.

You work closely with the user community and IT technologists and help determine how technology assist in addressing their needs, and translate these needs into system requirements, design specifications and business change.

An important challenge is to gain understanding of our business and becoming a performance partner for our business driving higher than expected benefits realization and change through your projects. We have a particularly high emphasis on business acumen, strong stakeholder management and communication skills – rather than strong IT technical skills.
Who we are looking for
You are a successful senior project manager with +10 years of project management experience from business consulting, process improvement, organizational change and technology. It is a particular advantage if you have experience from a supplier delivering projects to large corporations.

You hold a master’s degree in computer science, business administration, engineering or a related discipline with an information technology focus.

Possessing excellent communication skills, you are able to communicate effectively in speech, in writing, and in presentations as well as to communicate with people at all levels

Your documented capabilities and experience include:
• Contractual project management responsibility for delivering business IT projects to external customers with many stakeholders involved in the business organization.
• Implementation of new business processes and handling organizational changes as part of managing IT projects.
• Experience working with customers to develop technology solutions to complex business problems.
• Prepared and executed project steering group meetings with several executive stakeholders from a multiplicity of the organization and suppliers
A.P. Moller - Maersk is an integrated transport and logistics company with multiple brands and is a global leader in container shipping and ports. Including a stand-alone Energy division, the company employs roughly 88,000 employees across operations in 130 countries.