Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. We aim to become the global champion in serving our customers.

Valmet's services cover everything from maintenance outsourcing to mill and plant improvements and spare parts. The strong technology offering includes pulp mills, tissue, board and paper production lines, as well as power plants for bio-energy production. Valmet's advanced automation solutions range from single measurements to mill wide turnkey automation projects.

Valmet's net sales in 2016 were approximately EUR 2.9 billion. Our 12,000 professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers' performance forward - every day. Valmet's head office is in Espoo, Finland and its shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki.

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Project manager to Valmet in Gothenburg

Business line: EMEA
Country: Sweden
Location: Gothenburg
Job description: Are you ready for a new challenge as Project Manager? Do you want to work for a global company with many possibilities? If you like to work with people, motivate them and negotiate with clients and subcontractors in a technical and international environment, this is the place for you!

We are now looking for a Project Manager responsible mainly for projects in Scandinavia.
Valmet in Gothenburg is working with deliveries of environmentally friendly heat and power boilers for technically demanding fuels as well as recovery boilers and evaporation plants to the Pulp & Paper industry.
As Project Manager you are managing environmental friendly and energy optimized projects to help our clients shape a more sustainable world.

You are working directly with our customers in the heat & power- and pulp & paper industry. A project usually last between four to twelve months with a budget between 4-20 million SEK, but the size can be both smaller and larger. You are responsible for the project budget, schedule, handling of change orders and risk management and you are involved in purchase of equipment, subcontracting.

You are managing and coordinating the internal resources for different projects and work in close cooperation with Valmet Sales managers (KAM) and the global product owners. Furthermore, you have intense contact with your engineering colleagues, but also with our purchase and site planning departments as well our workshop.

You will also have the opportunity to provide support in the sales process with resource estimation, time schedule and contractual issues. This enables you to follow the project from the very beginning to the end of the warranty period.
The work includes some travelling, mainly in Scandinavia, but also to other countries inside and outside Europe.
Requirements: To be successful as Project manager we think you have a BSc or Master degree in an engineering related field and at least three years of experience in industrial project execution, preferably within the power/heat or pulp & paper industry. If you have previous experience of manufacturing and/or construction it will be great advantage in understanding the business.

As a person, you are service minded, enjoy networking and has the ability to gain a helicopter perspective in your work. You are used to work in projects and combines business acumen with finding solutions together with customer and sub supplier. In this networking role, your communications skills are essential, both in Swedish and English.
We offer: We offer you a joyful working atmosphere and stimulating work in an international business environment with many opportunities for development. We are located in a modern office building at Lindholmen, close to the beautiful riverside in Gothenburg.
Additional information: Do you want to know more about the position? Contact J├Ârgen Kollberg, Manager Project Management Sales, +46 31 50 11 29,
Do you want to know more about the recruitment process? Contact Maria Carlson, Human Resources, +46 766 39 65 46.

We look forward to your application latest August 27th.