Danfoss is looking for an experienced Senior Project Manager and future manufacturing leader to establish and lead a new production site for Danfoss Editron. Danfoss Editron develops and manufactures hybrid and electric powertrain systems for the marine, on- and off-highway, and renewables markets based on the unique synchronous reluctance assisted permanent magnet (SRPM) technology. We are assembling a highly skilled and dynamic team to setup and run a world class factory for electrification products in Nordborg. Here, we will be producing new electrification products for a major manufacturer of large vehicles that represents a very important future business for Danfoss.
As Senior Project Manager, you will have the overall responsibility of plant activities and direct leadership of a skilled team of 6-8 people across Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain. You will be responsible for planning and executing the setup and for the operation of the new factory and/as well as the supply chain. You will have close collaboration with Editron’s team in Lappeenranta, Finland on product development and Design for Manufacturing.
Skills and background
To be considered for this role, you must be an experienced and driven leadership profile with deep knowledge of production and product development, preferably gained from a global manufacturing company within the electronics industry. You have a solid understanding of the total business and it comes natural for you to think cross-functional. To succeed in this role, you must know how to work in a global matrix and across cultures. As a leader, you strive to be visible, provide visionary leadership and encourage creativity. You demonstrate personal flexibility in your approach and ideas, and respond positively to changes in procedures, processes, technology, responsibilities and assignments. Moreover, the successful candidate will have:
If you aspire to become a Plant Manager, this is a great opportunity to demonstrate your capabilities and to develop in a business unit with lots of growth and opportunities. You will be given responsibility and be challenged, as you grow with the project. By joining us, you will have the chance to make a difference within our global workplace, and you will play a crucial part on our electrification journey, working together with our award-winning team.
We are Engineering Tomorrow
The world faces growing populations, booming urbanization and rapid climate change. At Danfoss, we engineer ready-to-use solutions to these challenges. We build energy-efficient solutions that reduce food loss and make cities cleaner – using digital technology to make systems smarter and more connected – and we engineer innovative new ways to save energy and transition to clean energy for the good of our climate.
Danfoss gives you unique opportunities to put your skills to good use, make an impact and shape an exciting career. We encourage employees to take charge, do extraordinary things and run the business like it was their own. Danfoss is a leading technology company where you get to work with – and learn from – expert colleagues with a wide range of professional and cultural backgrounds. Join Danfoss to be part of a world-class team of over 27,000 people in 56 countries that engineer tomorrow and build a better future.
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For further information about the position, please contact VP, Morten Knudsen, +45 2383 9351. For information about the recruitment process, please contact Senior Recruiter, Elisabet Hansen, +45 5162 2060.
Please apply at your earliest convenience. We do not have an application deadline but accept applications as long as the job is posted. The position will be closed down once we have found the right candidate.
Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.