Senior ProjectManager - Rail
From locomotives,trains and trams, to rail infrastructure including electrification,communications, control systems and signalling systems, Siemens has acomprehensive range of solutions to enable safe and accessible mobility acrossAustralia and New Zealand.
As well as rail transport, we also offer solutionsin airport logistics postal automation and intelligent transport technologies.
For our Auckland office we are now looking to hire a SeniorProject Manager - Rail to manage a portfolio of Rail Projects,specialised in signalling, electrification and scada, within the NZ area.
Individualproject value is up to $50 million. These projects will be delivered inaccordance with defined Project Management (PM) standards and customerrequirements, with the Project Manager taking responsibility for Technical andCommercial outcomes.
Reporting to the Head of Project Management, this positionwill be fully responsible to ensure all the requirements are captured anddistributed to the project team and engineering resources.
Responsibilities : Schedule / Costs
Schedule / Costs
Manage assigned projects to budget, quality and schedule.
Ensure efficient risk and contracts / claim management throughout theproject to minimize / mitigate the risk exposure of the project.
Leads the development and negotiation of project variations orders.
Perform Project Management improvement projects as assigned (ProjectRisk Management System in accordance to PM Siemens, RIC / Engineering DesignProcesses / Resource Planning).
Ensure regular communication and project status reporting to the localand overseas management.
Adheres to PM standards and Business Conduct Guidelines (e.g. Taxregulations, Export Control, EHS).
Acts as the Project Management interface to Bid & Tendering,Products, and other key stakeholders as necessary.
Maintain constant communication to customers, outside contractors orother stakeholders.
Manage project interfaces externally and internally.
Coordinate and Interacts with all external and internal stakeholders(e.g. customer, suppliers, local / overseas project management, engineering andgeneral management).
Prepare, presents and maintains project reporting to external andinternal stakeholders.
Degree / Equivalent in Electrical, Mechanical Engineering or similar.
At least 12+ years professional project management experience and has formalProject Management education.
Minimum of five years’ experience in railway signalling projects.
Experience in dealing with logistics coordination of the long lead timetimes and their integration into the project landscape.
Experience in Contract Management.
Experience in medium to large project environments covering requirementsanalysis and clarification, design, implementation, test, and commissioning.
A predisposition for leadership role is required, previous experience ispreferred.
Experience working in a multicultural team environment preferable.
Ability to observe the customer's environment and propose suitableenhancements and to the systems.
Ability to develop a Customer Value Proposition that provides a positiveexperience for customers.
Ability to communicate and engage internal Siemens resources to delivera superior customer experience.
Understanding Project based / Customer Facing context.
Siemens is a proudequal opportunity employer, creating a work environment of diversity andinclusion. Our diverse workforce cultivates Innovation and Excellence and inturn creates a workplace where our employees belong and prosper.
Diversity andinclusion helps us fully realise the potential of our people. As part ofSiemens Ownership culture, Siemens also genuinely supports reasonable flexibleworking practices that empower our employees to best meet work and personalcommitments.