Digital Project Manager (m/f/d)

As the driving force behind digitalization within the KION Group, we are looking for a candidate with experience in agile project management methods (e.g., Design Thinking, Scrum, Kanban, and Lean) to roll out new digitalization initiatives.

Digital Project Manager (m/f/d)

Your responsibilities:

  • Coordinating project management and taking care of organizational matters for a range of comprehensive flagship projects relating to digitalization every step of the way – from coming up with concepts to scaling
  • Working with an interdisciplinary team to come up with features, user stories, and processes
  • Helping to develop digitalization products involving the cloud, machine learning, IoT, and so on
  • Taking responsibility for and monitoring internal and external communications with stakeholders
  • Reporting, controlling, and monitoring projects on an ongoing basis
  • Planning and running test scenarios
  • Continually improving internal and external processes with a clear focus on effectiveness, agility, and compliance

Your profile:

  • A business or technical degree
  • Good knowledge of the digital world
  • Excellent scheduling, organizational, and documentation skills
  • Practical experience in using traditional and agile project management methods
  • Confident use of the MS Office suite, Microsoft SharePoint, and project planning tools
  • Experience in one of the following areas: Scrum, Kanban, Design Thinking, or Lean
  • A structured way of working and a real hands-on approach
  • Ability to communicate confidently in an international environment – in both German and English
  • Passion for working with others and leading (international) teams on the technical side
  • Willingness to travel, sometimes overseas, for work relating to a project
  • Team spirit and an ability to build and maintain relationships and networks
  • Confidence in dealing and engaging with all hierarchy levels
  • Drive to achieve excellent results

You will also ideally have some knowledge of B2B dealings and technical products as well as some initial international experience.

We offer:

  • Comprehensive training in your field of duties
  • Collaboration with a dedicated team
  • A modern, comfortable working environment
  • Performance-based compensation

Contact

If this interesting and varied position excites you, we look forward to receiving your application (with an indication of your earliest possible start date and expected salary), which you can submit online via our application link (at www.kiongroup.com). Your contact person is Arno Buschmann (Tel. +49 (0) 69 11020 7165).

HR Contact

Your contact in the HR-department of the KION Group.

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