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Senior Project Manager Norway

Cavotec is a leading engineering group that designs and manufactures automated connection and electrification systems for ports, airports and industrial applications worldwide. The company is headquartered in Lugano, Switzerland, and listed on the Nasdaq OMX in Stockholm, Sweden. Cavotec’s innovative technologies ensure safe, efficient and sustainable operations, and contribute to a future world that is cleaner, safer and more efficient. The Group is made up of some 25 sales companies and 7 “Centres of Excellence” and has over 850 employees globally. Find out more at www.cavotec.com

The Port & Maritime Division is looking for a Senior Project Manager Norway.

Are you passionate about innovation and sustainability? Do you want to be a part of Cavotec’s drive to make the world of airports & ports safer, cleaner and more efficient? And are you looking for opportunities to advance your career in an environment where you can take responsibility for your future? If so, we are currently looking for a business minded Senior Project Manager to join the Ports & Maritime division in Norway.

The role is newly established and reflects Cavotec Group`s increased focus on global transformation. You will be responsible for the overall Project Management which means to support Cavotec projects from “cradle to grave”. You will be working as a team with the present project manager with project delivery to required contractual and internal Cavotec business expectations within Ports & Maritime division in Norway. The customers are primarily port authorities, ferry lines, oil & gas operators but also electrical integrators and consulting companies for shore power products.

As a Senior Project Manager you will:

  • Ensure project requirements and deliverables are identified, understood, tracked and delivered upon.
  • Understand and be responsible for identifying and planning of all project management tasks such as robust, credible project schedules can be developed and executed.
  • Be prime liaison contact for customers and suppliers at the project management level effectively representing Cavotec’s interests whilst developing and maintaining professional relationships.
  • Effectively cooperate with Project and Design Engineers, Senior Engineers and Engineering Managers ensuring that projects stay on track.
  • Facilitate all project planning and support execution of plan.
  • Provide cross-functional project support for the project team.
  • Be considered as a “Subject Matter Expert” within your field.

We offer

The position as Senior Project Manager in Cavotec Norway offers a challenging opportunity to be a part of a group of passionate professionals of an industry leading international company. In this role you will get a chance to be a major contributor in developing and growing our Ports & Maritime business to the next level including the service offer. There are great business opportunities in Norway and specifically because of government decisions with focus on new sustainable solutions electrifying the domestic ferry lines. The position is based in Mjøndalen, Norway, and reports to VP Project Management of the Division.


  • Experienced Development Engineer preferably with Project Management and some experience in Design for Manufacture environment.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in an equivalent role .
  • Strong experience in professional project management – end to end development projects from scoping to commissioning.
  • Strong experience in using project planning and project execution.
  • Experience of managing relationships with a full spectrum of contacts (engineers, sales, customers, suppliers).
  • Experience in team management with both internal and external contacts.
  • Exposure to processes involved in development of new products & projects.
  • A PMP certificate is desirable.
  • Very good language skills in Norwegian and English

Personal characteristics

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong in organizing and planning.
  • Commercial acumen and strong in problem-solving.
  • Quality focus and innovative.
  • Action-oriented as well as calm and stable personality.

For further information about the role please contact K2 Search, Ingvild Solheim Bobek, tel. +46 733 667585 or Linnéa Lindroth tel. +46 (0)76-525 38 59. All applications and contacts remain confidential. Selection is ongoing so do not wait to submit your application. Please submit your application on www.k2search.se