Technical Project Manager

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Oulu, Finland Apply Now Apply until: 10 Jul 2022

We are looking for Technical Project Manager for two years project to Oulu site. In this role you will have the opportunity to aim high in managing capex projects and enabling your (dual) career development, both in the function and within the line organization. You will manage and lead and complex multidisciplinary projects in parallel, involving our regional Engineering, Procurement, Construction management (EPCm) partner and construction sub-contracts. 


Main responsibilities
•    Operation owner -Project Management- responsibility for the project throughout all phases, Front-End-Loading, through detail design to construction, commissioning and start up
•    Managing stakeholders and synergies to other projects and businesses
•    Delivering  best in class capex projects, safe within defined scope, schedule, budget and dedicated quality
•    Providing transparent reporting with predictability and forecasting, analysis and mitigation planning to the project Steering Committee and functional management
•    Lead the multifunctional project team with owners’ functional experts and the EPCm project leads
•    Apply and adhere to Nouryon’s Project Management (NPM) stage gate methodology
•    Provide input for the project’s Appropriation Request (AR) and sign off for execution 
•    Ensure compliance to company directives 
•    Manage project close out, assessment of lessons learned, project documentation and hand-over to operations

In the Initiation and Study Phase (FEL-1 and FEL-2) project manager’s responsibility is in the consultant role and ensures endorsement and approval of the handed over engineering package by the business/site representative

•    Bachelor, Master or PHD level qualification in preferably mechanical/chemical engineering or related disciplines.
•    Relevant content experience in chemical plants, disciplines and/or other companies 
•    Several years of experience in a managerial position 
•    Proven project management skills for capital investments 
•    Leadership skills by showing “presence in the room” 
•    Strong strategic and conceptual skills with ability to execute and follow through on commitments
•    Ability to drive continuous improvement of the processes, policies, standards
•    Able to work in an inclusive way in the engineering community to make sure the business experiences ‘one voice’ and the project team’s collective objectives are met
•    Excellent interpersonal skills, influencing, persuading, entrepreneurship, result oriented, negotiation, problem solving
•    Good structured and analytical skills
•    Good communication and presentation skills in Finnish and English both verbal and written, convincing presentation skills     
•    Open to innovation, change and ability to work in a flexible work environment
•    Able to impart knowledge and learn quickly
•    Team player, contributes to project team’s ability to reach maximum performance 


Why join us?

Are you passionate about sustainability, innovation, safety, and collaboration? Do you want to grow together with a company that is forward-looking and continuously improving how they work? Our employees have ideas on how to build a sustainable future and the drive and passion to realize them. They believe that building long-term relationships and integrity are keys to success. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. We offer you career opportunities. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.


Additional information


This is a temporary position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Oulu Site Manger.  
Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.


For additional information about the vacancy please contact Timo Korva, Site Manager, + 358 40 840 6111. Best time to call is between 17:00 – 19:00.


For information about the recruitment process or your application, please contact Sari Vertanen HRBP Email: 


The person selected for the position must pass a health examination including a drug test. A security clearance is obtained for the persons with their consent.


Working safely and responsibly at all times is essential to all of us


About Nouryon 
Nouryon is a global, specialty chemicals leader. Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of more than 9,700 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainability and innovation has resulted in a consistently strong financial performance. We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands. Visit our website and follow us @Nouryon and on LinkedIn. 

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Closing date
10 Jul 2022
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Integrated Supply Chain
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Integrated Supply Chain
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