Project Manager

KONGSBERG is an international, knowledge-based group with 7 259 employees in more than 25 countries. The Group supplies high-technology systems and solutions to customers in the oil and gas industry, the merchant marine, and the defence and aerospace industries.

Kongsberg Satellite Services (KSAT) is a Tromsø-based company which owns and operates a network of satellite antennas located at ground stations around the world. The positioning of the infrastructure is truly unique and allows KSAT unparalleled real-time access to satellite-based data from a variety of sources. This data flow drives a portfolio of earth observation services for the oil and gas industry and government regulators around the world; from monitoring offshore assets for oil spills to enabling safe operations in ice-prone arctic waters.

KSAT’s Oil & Gas Division is looking for a new Project Manager that will be responsible for set-up and delivery of services to the oil and gas industry. The role carries responsibility for oversight of multiple simultaneous delivery projects and a keen eye for new solutions and opportunities with our clients. Our Project Managers also provide support to our Sales and Business Development personnel. The selected candidate will be part of a highly professional team that serves a global market. Workplace is Tromsø.

Tasks:

  • Establish and manage cross functional project teams consisting of members from engineering, operations and sales
  • Ensure predictable fulfillment of contractual obligations towards clients
  • Ensure correct planning, execution and control of project activities
  • Technical support to Sales and Business Developmen

Qualifications:

  • Master of Science degree
  • Experience with remote sensing, thematic image processing and interpretation or GIS applications.
  • Project management experience
  • Command of English is mandatory, oral and written
  • Other languages as Spanish, Portuguese and French is beneficial
  • Experience from the Oil&Gas industry is beneficial

Personal Qualities:

  • Good communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to build good relations to internal and external stakeholders
  • Comfort taking initiative and working independently
  • Good business understanding and customer mind-set
  • Enthusiasm for global travel and spontaneous pursuit of new opportunities
  • Solution and opportunity oriented

Everyone working for KSAT must pass a Norwegian security clearance check.

Place of work: Tromsø

Contact person: Line Steinbakk, , mob: 47 480 38 028, email: line@ksat.no

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