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Vice President Projects


An exciting opportunity has arisen as Vice President Projects.  In the important role as Vice President Projects, within the Deck Machinery and Motion Control division, we are looking for an experienced and ambitious person with experience in the management of projects of increasing complexity related to delivering on time, cost, quality and specification.

The VP Projects leads a team of project managers that is accountable for the customer delivery projects within the product lines Steering Gears, Anchoring and Mooring winches and Towing winches.In the role , you will take an active part and a leading role in defining and realizing the setup, processes and tools needed for KM to improve, grow, and succeed in tomorrow’s maritime market.

In the role and through the team, you will interact and cooperate across all KM divisions and functions globally - building your competence, your business understanding and your network. You thrive to enable teams across borders, and you are both customer and people oriented. As a leader you are inspirational, encouraging people and teams to be creative which leads them to feel inspired, empowered, and ready for the future.

If you identify with our values; determined, innovative, collaborative, reliable and consider yourself motivated to work with a diverse team and further develop our customer satisfaction, then you might be the candidate we are looking for.

Key accountabilities

  • Lead and develop the project management team across multiple locations in Norway, Finland and Asia
  • Through the team, deliver project portfolio, to the agreed quality, on time and budget
  • Ensure efficient resource utilization and development of people
  • Manage and control the orderbook delivery schedule, revenue, margins and risks
  • Represent the business both internally and externally
  • Contribute in the SG&AMT Business Unit management team
  • Create a diverse and innovative environment through transformational leadership and with a focus on team/individual development


Qualifications and experience

  • Relevant Bachelor or Master Degree, preferably within engineering or business management
  • Experience within project management of customer delivery projects. If you have experience from the marine industry it is and advantage
  • Good financial and commercial understanding / experience with budgeting and customer negotiation
  • Experience from team leadership/management is an advantage, but we are also looking for you who aspire to be a leader
  • Good communication skills in English, bot written and spoken


This employment may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority.  For more information visit www.nsm.no.


You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • focus on bottom-line results, identify potential risks and monitor the financial impact of own activities
  • provide your team with a clear direction, inspire and coordinate others and keep them focused on set goals
  • comply to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals
  • build and manage relationships internally and with customers


What we can offer

  • An exciting and important position working for the world-leading supplier of maritime solutions
  • International work environment and multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • An inspiring and safe work environment
  • Personal development and career opportunities
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid working


Work location
Brattvåg (NO), Ålesund (NO), Hagavik (NO), Rauma (FI), Turku (FI) is preferred. Other KM locations in Scandinavia can be considered for the right candidate.

Point of contact
Morten Bjørke Thuen, SVP SG&AM, +47 932 09 648

Our Deck Machinery and Motion Control division owns, develops and delivers world class handling solutions and steering gears, with focus on system solutions and integration driving increased efficiency in our customers' operations. The division is responsible for product and technology development, supply chain operations and project delivery for all Kongsberg Maritime’s winches and steering gears.

At Kongsberg, we believe in tackling challenging problems and delivering extreme performance for extreme conditions.  We do that through excellent products and services developed for delivering the greatest benefits to our customers.

WORLD CLASS – through people, technology and dedication