The Large Capital Projects (LCP) organization is the central, regionally anchored, in-house Engineering organization of Company which supports and manages capital projects. LCP key competences are Project Management, Project Control Management and Engineering.
To bolster the US team, we are looking for a:
Project Development Manager, Large Capital Projects
In our Belvidere, NJ site
Our client company has transformed from a coal miner into a chemicals manufacturer and further to a life sciences and materials group over its 115-year history. Consequently, Company's capital projects have moved towards the area of life science and performance materials, which deals with additional demands from authorities and clients, have other risks regarding the manufacturing processes, have a higher focus on sustainability and a shorter implementation time.
The LCP department, as the competence center, is now entering a new, exciting phase to elevate the process in which capital projects are executed to the next level. Engineering is one of the key competences of the department and a position in the LCP’s US hub is vacant. In this position, you will have a great impact on our capital projects and thus, on the future of Company.
The central LPC department is implementing a rebuild mandate and will reach its end-state in the coming 3 – 5 years. In this role you can contribute to the institutionalization Engineering competence on LCPs. Because Company has wide range of Business Groups and therefore different technologies and work processes, the projects you will work on will be very diverse.
Project Development Manager will support the project manager in managing the engineering process and related technical complexity in early design and execution phases, as well as manage “softer” complexity in both the project team, the owner’s team and external parties. Depending on project size and timing, execution of multiple projects of various complexities, business groups and locations, can be within his/her portfolio.
Project Development Manager will work in different Business Groups of Company and needs the ability to adjust in a fast way and have a short learning curve. Project Development Manager will manage owner’s commitment(s), expectation and priorities; taking into account the high complexity, exposure, business risks and/or environmental impact of the capital project. Therefore, the successful candidate should have the authority and personality to challenge the owner's organization and be able to withstand and renegotiate unrealistic expectations.
In the role of Project Development Manager, you will:
What we look for in you:
Working for our client means the opportunity to really contribute to improve people’s lives and solving the challenges of today’s world. Challenging jobs, career opportunities and an inspiring environment allow you to enhance your personal development. company recognizes that the on-going success of the company depends on the continued development and engagement of our employees and pursues a fair and competitive remuneration policy, recognizing individual and team competencies and performance.