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Project Manager IT & Digitization (m/f/d)

Professionals / Full-time Job-ID 2439P595

For the next possible date. For our IT-team. Based at out headquarter in Düren with the possibility to work from home.

We produce technical weave – since 1925. Owner-managed and family-owned, we stand for innovative and highly efficient mesh solutions for industry and architecture. More than 900 employees work for GKD worldwide, realizing our vision of a healthier, cleaner, safer world.

Your Tasks

The tasks of our IT team are to plan, implement and provide new or modified business processes in information and communication systems and to ensure their integration into the existing IT "biotope". As a project manager (m/f/d), you will be responsible for managing national and international projects. You will be in constant contact with colleagues from IT Supply, IT Demand, internal and external service providers and specialist departments:

  • You support the derivation of a concrete IT roadmap from our corporate and digital strategy
  • You are responsible for the conception and management/implementation of digitalization projects within the value creation processes on an international level with the aim of global harmonization and optimization
  • You evaluate processes and data flows within the organizational structure and derive measures
  • You work closely with related departments and project partners and ensure that all stakeholders are informed about the progress of the project
  • You plan workshops and training courses and carry them out independently

Your Profile

  • You have successfully completed a degree in mechanical engineering, mechanical engineering informatics, (business) informatics or a comparable field of study and have already worked on complex IT projects to modernize work processes in the past
  • You are experienced in the project management of classic and agile projects in the industrial IT environment (experience with ERP systems and/or MES)
  • You have sound project management skills
  • Thanks to your strong communication skills, you are able to interact effectively with stakeholders at all levels and communicate complex technical issues in an understandable way
  • Your hands-on mentality characterizes you, as well as very good analytical and conceptual skills
  • You are fluent in German and English (written and spoken)
  • You are willing to occasionally travel on (international) business trips

Our Promise

  • Sustainability is our strategy. As part of a global team, you make your contribution for the generations to come.
  • A family-run company with a shared culture of commitment, development, reliability and respect.
  • Work-life integration through flexible working hours as well as the possibility to work from home.
  • Targeted training programs for your professional and personal development.
  • Attractive, collectively agreed remuneration (collective agreement for the metal and electrical industry in NRW).
  • A company pension plan to provide for your retirement.
  • Focus on health through our company medical service and ergonomic workplace design.
  • Attractive discounts through "corporate benefits".

Do you want to shape your professional future and make the world healthier, cleaner and safer together with us?
We look forward to receiving your online application, including your earliest possible starting date and salary expectations.

Your contact

Daria Born-Latta
HR Specialist Talent Acquisition & Onboarding
T +49 2421 803 432