Schneider Electric Project Manager m/f Motion in Marktheidenfeld, Germany

We are searching a Project Manager m/f Motion for our German Automation Headquarter in 97828 Marktheidenfeld. In this position you manage projects in the field of Motion and are responsible for budget, schedule, product cost, project costs and quality. Further you coordinate the actions with respect to profitability, quality and timing.

*Your tasks - versatile *

  • Translate objectives into operational action plans, organize and schedule projects with identified resources

  • Manage all functional competencies from “Open” to “Close” project stage gate

  • Drive the project team for taking the best solutions mastering customer needs, business, time, budget and cost

  • Manage the decision process and main action plans

  • Identify any issues, coordinate and track corrective action plans

  • Ensure the right decisions are taken at the right time throughout the project

  • Ensure the risk management activity is permanently "alive" and major risks are under control

  • Lead and motivate the project team

  • Write clear and concise reports project statement for giving visibility and allowing decision in short time frame

Your profile - qualified

  • University degree and work experience in the field of Motion (ServoDrives, motors, …)

  • Good knowledge of Machine Solutions products (Drives, Motors, Software & System, Safety, Controllers, IOs,)

  • Technical competence and field experience in order to understand and challenge the different activities (technical, marketing, purchasing, manufacturing…)

  • Be able to anticipate critical issues that can impact cost, time, budget or quality in upstream stage

  • Ability to master complex situations, be rigorous, strong team player, leadership skills, assertiveness

  • Ability to work in an international and multi-sites environment and cross organization context

  • Fluent in English

Our offer - appealing

We offer a diversified workplace with attractive conditions and the perspectives for development within an international group. Through regular trainings you will be ideally supported in your tasks and be accompanied in your career.


Are you interested in our job offer and ready to live and work in Germany? If so, we are looking forward to receiving your application including your CV, cover letter, certificates and salary expectations. Please refer to the Job-ID 0035PR.

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Schneider Electric GmbH

Mrs. Silvia Obert

Phone +49 7821 946 397


Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation. With revenues of €27 billion in FY2015, our 160,000+ employees serve customers in over 100 countries, helping them to manage their energy and process in ways that are safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Our connected technologies reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives.

At Schneider Electric, we call this Life Is On.

Primary Location: Germany-Bavaria-Marktheidenfeld

Other Locations: Germany-Baden-Württemberg-Lahr

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Req ID: 0035PR