Senior Project Manager EMEA PMO

  • El Prat de Llobregat
  • Sdi Digital Group

Rockwell Automation is a global technology leader focused on helping the world’s manufacturers be more productive, sustainable, and agile.

With more than 28,000 employees who make the world better every day, we know we have something special. Behind our customers - amazing companies that help feed the world, provide life-saving medicine on a global scale, and focus on clean water and green mobility - our people are energized problem solvers that take pride in how the work we do changes the world for the better.

We welcome all makers, forward thinkers, and problem solvers who are looking for a place to do their best work. And if that’s you we would love to have you join us!

Job Description

As a PMO (Project Management Office) Senior Project Manager, you will support the EMEA Life-Cycle Services (EMEA LCS) PMO office objectives and the EMEA LCS Project Management community.

This role is designed to ensure that the EMEA LCS Project Management community has full PMO support and control that ensures LCS PMs have the tools and training to plan, control, and manage project deliverables that meet the strategic framework business objectives and global standards.

You will help to support and provide guidance and control around EMEA LCS project management processes and delivery methodologies and ensure compliance and governance around these processes.

You will report to the EMEA LCS Regional PMO Manager, providing support anywhere in the EMEA region. This role can performed as remote position in EMEA.

Your Responsibilities :

Collaborate with the business unit(s) and support departments such as project administration, Engineering, Finance, Manufacturing (ISC) etc.

to ensure all partners are informed and to support project management delivery mechanisms and requirements.

  • Engage in critical projects and reviews with their supporting PMs to ensure margins are maintained or improved.
  • Support LCS project reviews providing mitigation guidance to help ensure complete project success. This requires complete understanding of BU objectives.
  • Support project health and portfolio risk, where opportunity is identified, assessed, and managed amongst the team.
  • Frequently consult on projects led by others providing input on high-level delivery issues.
  • Provide support on the PM Associates program and project management certification processes.
  • Suggest and review updates with affected stakeholders on integrated project management delivery documents and templates for the QMS library (processes and procedures).
  • Responsible for process improvement activities within assigned business role.
  • Develop and communicate program / project information for LSC and business senior management in scheduled and ad-hoc meetings.
  • Communicate effectively, both verbally and in written form, to a broad audience of varying technical and cultural backgrounds.
  • Provide executive-level reports and support of readouts / action items to leadership.
  • Onboarding of new PM's and supporting any training activities and monitoring required to ensure successful integration of PMs into the delivery teams.

The Essentials - You Will Have :

  • Bachelors degree as a minimum
  • Legal authorization to work in EMEA. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
  • The ability to travel 10% of the time.
  • 20+ years of professional experience with 15+ years experience in project management
  • PMP certification
  • Ability to lead, influence, motivate and resolve conflict within a team environment to meet program goals efficiently.
  • Independently manage the coordination of activities and held responsible for results.
  • Make high pressure decisions with the information available.
  • Strong negotiator
  • Interact effectively with many personalities and social styles.
  • Maintains composure in challenging situations, ensuring continued effectiveness in performing tasks.
  • Represent large matrixed organization in business strategy activities.
  • Technical expertise in automation controls, possessing an understanding of processes and batch control systems.