To further strengthen our fast-growing Global IT Land & Digital Solutions team, we search a highly motivated Project Manager who acts as owner of a dedicated digital product, process manager, coordinator, and intermediary between our customers and stakeholders like corporate / regional Product Managements (Land, Air, Ocean and Contract Logistics), KAM / Sales and IT.
You will be responsible for shaping end-to-end the digital product in a minimum viable product fashion and thereby taking full responsibility for the definition, documentation, and rollout of digital products being afterwards offered in our digital portfolio.
This is being ensured by an agile team setup with adequate tools in order to maximize the product’s outcome and to deliver the right iterative minimum viable products.
This implies the provision of effective leadership to the product team and development of people in the right way. If you have a good understanding of data driven decision making, a business acumen behavior, and good technical understanding, we will be happy to receive your application. Your tasks :
Responsible for the management and rollout of digital products from an end-to-end perspective
Act as the lead interface for IT&D-Business Requirements Engineering within the Business Unit Global IT Land & Digital Solutions
Identify, analyze, prioritize, and specify (internal / external) customer demands towards our digital solution portfolio to determine best solutions
Determine feasibility and respective solution specifications according to IT&D and Business guidelines and strategies.
Closely align with involved stakeholders (e.g. KAM / Sales, Product Managements Land, Air, Ocean, and Contract Logistics) but also with internal IT&D development team.
Transfer solutions into production in close collaboration with involved internal teams (development, test, and operations)
Provide vital input into the assessment, design, development, and implementation of digital solutions
Consult and transfer know-how to internal customers and stakeholders in regards of digital solution processes and portfolio
Minimum bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Logistics, Business Informatics, Computer Science, or related disciplines
Several years’ relevant working experience; previous exposure in Shipping or Logistics Industry is a definite advantage
Proven track record in agile product development or general experience in agile methodologies
Experience identifying process improvements and coordinating their implementation
Proven experience with business and technical requirements analysis, specification, and verification
Strong business and system acumen
Excellent understanding on project and application life cycle
Understanding of business and IT processes
Strong customer service orientation
Self-initiative, detailed-oriented with excellent analytical skills
Flexible thinker able to operate in a changing environment
Team player with very good communication skills
High system affinity and challenger mentality
Fluent Business English (written and spoken)
Excellent MS Office skills (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, Visio, etc.)