IT Project Manager for an e-commerce project

We are recruiting an ambitious and driven Project Manager for Konecranes, to take over an e-commerce harmonization project! This position is suitable for a person who is driven by business value creation and has earlier experience from IT projects, with good focus on creating solutions and delivering quality. Send your application as soon as possible, we are starting the interviews during the upcoming weeks!

Academic Work is looking for IT Project Manager to our client Konecranes in Hyvinkää.

This job is a staffing position, which means that you will be employed by Academic Work and work as a consultant at Konecranes.

In this position, you will work with an e-commerce harmonization project and will be responsible for the overall coordination of this project. You are working closely with different vendors and ensuring quality delivery of upgrades and releases. You will create and communicate weekly, monthly, and other required status reports to project stakeholders, vendors and business units.

The Konecranes STORE is a webstore that offers a wide range of spare parts and components for many models of overhead cranes and hoists. Customers can conveniently browse the STORE for products or search for a needed part using its name or product number. From hoists and components to guides and safety labels, as well as part manuals, Konecranes STORE offers an array of Konecranes products. With its genuinely responsive design, the STORE can easily be viewed on mobile phone or tablet.

This position suits a person who is driven by business value creation, solution quality and usability, with good focus on creating solutions and developing yourself and the processes even further.

We are looking for someone with a suitable academic background and ideally 1-2 years of relevant working experience. Previous knowledge of project work, as well as performance management tools helps you to take the ownership of the processes faster. To ensure effective team work and management, good communication skills as well as fluent English (written/verbal) are required.

We expect you to have:

  • Suitable academic background and a strong drive towards IT services and projects
  • Understanding of business processes, practices, and procedures
  • Knowledge of project management
  • Strong facilitation skills – must be able to work with a variety of stakeholders and gather information
  • Fluent English (written and verbal)

Furthermore, you are eager to develop yourself and have genuine passion towards e-commerce. In this position we highly appreciate working experience from similar roles in the IT-field in general, but also ambitious and development-oriented attitude is highly valued.

Start: as soon as possible

Working hours: fulltime

Employment period: 12 months fixed term, with a possibility to discuss further employment

Location: Hyvinkää

Salary: according to agreement

Published: 19.4.2018

In this position, you will be employed by Academic Work and we take care of all the legal responsibilities of an employer such as salary payments, insurances and health care. It is important for us that you feel well and perform in your job. Your consultant manager will be in regular contact with you during the assignment and guides you on your career. Academic Work is an authorized staffing and recruitment agency and our employees are extremely satisfied, something that we are very proud of. We are here to help you succeed!


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When employed at Academic Work you will have your own dedicated Consultant Manager, whose role is to answer your questions, support your career development and ensure you enjoy your place of work.

Our client Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers, including manufacturing and process industries, shipyards, ports and terminals. Konecranes provides productivity enhancing lifting solutions as well as services for lifting equipment of all makes. In 2016, Group (comparable combined company) sales totaled EUR 3,278 million. The Group has 17,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. Konecranes class A shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki (symbol: KCR).

City: Hyvinkää
Extent of work: Full time, Fulltime
Type of work: Temp job, Fixed term
Job Category: Project Manager (IT)
Start date: As soon as possible

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