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Project Manager Ethiopia (m/f)

Date: Sep 10, 2017

Location: Rome, LAZ, IT

Project Manager Ethiopia (m/f)-TRCS-ITRO01345274


Bombardier Transportation, a global leader in rail technology, offers the broadest portfolio in the rail industry and delivers innovative products and services that set new standards in sustainable mobility. BOMBARDIER ECO4 technologies – built on the four cornerstones of energy, efficiency, economy and ecology – conserve energy, protect the environment and help to improve total train performance. Bombardier Transportation is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and has a very diverse customer base with products or services in more than 60 countries. It has an installed base of over 100,000 vehicles worldwide.

Bombardier Transportation is one of the most important manufacturers of rolling stock in Italy and is involved in some of the country’s most important rail projects; Trenitalia’s various types of electric locomotives- including the E464 which is the largest single line in the Trenitalia fleet (more than 700 vehicles). The group employs some 800 people in Italy. 600 people are located in Vado Ligure, the plant set up in 1905 where close to 2,000 locomotives have been manufactured to date. 200 people work at its engineering centre in Rome, dedicated to the development of rail control solutions, signalling equipment and rail traffic management systems.

For our RCS Division in Rome, we are currently looking to recruit a Project Manager (m/f) to oversee our Ethiopian projects


The Project Manager will lead the project, starting from the Bid phase, interfacing with Sales and Controlling Functions. He/she will be focusing on a pro-active management of the functions ensuring that they keep their delegated budgets, meet their schedules and delivers on their obligation.


- You will lead the Project Core Team members to the successful completion of their assigned tasks keeping the required quality within schedule, allocated budgets and scope. The Project Manager keeps a whole project view areas outside RCS division along with the evaluation of project, impact on Bombardier performance.
- You will ensure that all Core Team members have sufficient financial and reporting governance and that all risks and opportunities are properly addressed and mitigated.
- You will be responsible to apply the key Project Management Processes and the applicable tools for their implementation, and is accountable for the strict and efficient application thereof.
- During the project lifecycle , you will be the primary account for the Customer to any extent related to the specific project.


- Technical Degree
- 8-10 years of overall experience, of which 4 years in leadership
- Working experience either in Project Management, Bids, Sales, Contracts & Legal, Procurement, Engineering or Operations
- Background in Railway industry (would be a plus)
- Experience in railway signalling is an advantage
- Proven leadership performance (i.e. PMP, 360° feedback)
- Very good English language skills
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Good financial awareness, having managed large projects and related budget
- Excellent communication and problem solving skills

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Job: Project/Program Management
Primary Location: IT-LAZ-Rome
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
07.09.2017, 9:59:14 AM

Unposting Date
07.10.2017, 8:59:00 PM

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