Senior Project Manager France

Challenging international projects at world-leading clients. Are you the experienced project manager we are looking for? Join our team in France now!

 

As a project manager, you manage a set of clients and keep a keen eye on the relevant developments at the customer. You not only set and guard the resources, timelines and het project related budget, but also will be actively involved in the daily project operations. As project manager, you will be the first point of contact of the client, participate in the different operational and governance meetings and within Planon will be the client’s advocate.  You build bridges between our clients and Planon, identify possible up selling and work together with the team towards a satisfied client and a successful, rendable project execution.

 

You will be responsible:

  • To lead and manage multiple simultaneous projects for Planon solutions;
  • To prepare project plans and manage weekly project meetings and feed into monthly stakeholder governance meetings;
  • To coordinate resources for your projects in collaboration with the other Planon local or international project managers;
  • To be responsible for the project budget on your projects, and to provide monthly burndown and forecasts against each project;
  • To assist the sales team with preparing sales proposals including services estimates and project timelines;
  • To oversee multiple projects witht the client, identify upsell opportunities, actively participate in the escalation process, manage external and internal expectations towards the proposed solution
  • To implement the Planon procedures and processes within the team.
  • To liaise with organisational relationships: clients, Planon teams and departments, suppliers and third parties.

 

Full training in the Planon software will be provided. Whilst knowledge and experience in FM & Real estate software – specifically CAFM or IWMS applications – would be preferable it is not a pre-requisite.

France Customer Services - Services 5-10 years

Profile

Our mission is to deliver in-house software solutions that enable our clients to effectively solve their challenges – and that’s no simple task. To fulfill our mission, we need you to be entrepreneurial, client-oriented and analytical. You have a proven track record in project management and service delivery management within a software environment.

 

Our ideal candidate meets the following criteria:

  • Prior software-solutions project management experience
  • Experience managing multiple simultaneous projects, preferably within a matrix style organisational structure
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in French and English;
  • Client facing; able to lead stakeholder meetings and deliver presentations to senior management
  • Ability to understand project challenges from many points of view including commercially, logistically and from the perspective of a customer/user
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills
  • Self-reliant, confident, decisive
  • Good general IT knowledge is essential
  • Prince2, Agile PM, or similar qualifications, are advantageous
  • Willing to travel within France. Other international destinations are possible.

We offer

We believe in a healthy work-life balance and offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including home and flexible working, private health insurance, 25 days holiday and a non-contributory pension scheme.

 

Planon is large enough to offer exciting international career opportunities and small enough to recognize individual contributions. Our culture encourages autonomy, empowerment, and creativity, with a respected training and development program to support your career.

 

We also think that being part of a successful team should be fun. Planon is an open, friendly place to work and we often celebrate our achievements with our colleagues through large team events and local activities.

 

Curious to find out what is it like to work at Planon? View our local benefits package here: Benefits France.

 

Are you able to manage multiple projects at world-leading clients?

Apply now and find out how enjoyable working at Planon can be.

 

No agencies please. Only personal applications will be considered.

 

Apply for this job! Response within 10 working days.

Questions about this job?

Contact Rianne Coenen via

+31 6 57866250 or

rianne.coenen@planonsoftware.com