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Senior IT Project Manager

Requisition ID:  12349
Category:  Information Technology
Career level:  Manager
Contract type:  Permanent

Senior IT Project Manager 

Job purpose: Responsible for managing projects. Including overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals.  

  Key responsibilities 

  • Delivery of IT transformation projects according to the agreed objectives, budget and time frame to fully satisfy business requirements  

  • Monitor and control quality, progress and performance of the project  

  • Manage the communication with all project stakeholders at SKF and externally  

  • Manage the deliveries from external suppliers  

  • Prepare and agree the maintenance, support and operations of the systems until they are ready to be handed over to Application or Infrastructure Management  

  • Assure the overall quality and integrity of the project – focusing on the consistency of the project and on its coherence with infrastructure planning, interfaces with other projects, programmes and corporate technical and specialist standards 

Your profile 

  • BS in Systems Analysis, Business Administration or equivalent degree  

  • Certified Project Manager (preferably Prince2 or equivalent) and minimum 5 years of experience in Project Management of IT projects  

  • Proven experience from IT consulting or systems integration in an IT role  

  • Knowledge and experience in infrastructure, transactional and business intelligence processes and systems  

  • Good knowledge of IT system design and maintenance  

  • Good communication skills, being able to influence and interact at different levels in the organization  

  • Proven success in coaching, leading, motivating and developing team members  

  • High level of drive and commitment, with leadership skills to deliver action, progress and change  

  • Fluent in English is a prerequisite 

  • Willingness to travel and to work in an international environment  

  • Experience from working in SAP projects is an advantage  

  • Experience from Agile work methods is an advantage 

  • Good knowledge of SKF’s business and existing IT environment is a merit 



Additional information 

The position is based in Jordanesia/Brazil on a local contract and reports to Head of Project Management Methods & Tools, SKF IT.  

For information and questions regarding the recruitment process please contact, People Business Enabler. 

How to apply 
If you are interested and meet the above requirements, please submit your application via e-mail no later than the Jun, 27th. 

We will call for interviews regularly so please submit your application already today. 

About SKF

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 75 billion and the number of employees ca 41,000.