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Project Manager - Bids (m/w)-TWMA-DEHE01330238



Bombardier Transportation is the number one provider of rail solutions in the world. Our business hold the number one global market position in eight of ten markets we service. Our product portfolio includes a full range of passenger rail vehicles and we manufacture locomotives, bogies, propulsion and rail control solutions. We design, build and service some of the most intelligent and beautiful rail solutions in the world. Our products are safe, healthy for people and help preserve the world's natural environment.
We offer our specialists a modern, friendly, multinational environment and we encourage them to innovate.
If you are an international, innovating profile, apply for our exciting

Project Manager - Bids role
The hiring location can be set to any of the following: Derby (UK), Hennigsdorf (Germany), Crespin (France), or Johannesburg (South Africa)


The Project Manager - Bids will be responsible and accountable for ensuring all EMEA Systems Integration bids are best in class in regards to Project Management Processes and maturity.

The Project Manager will work with the various Bid Managers in the region and shall take ownership for the project management inputs into all bids, including but not limited to the Project Management Plan, WBS, Schedule formulation, Risk & Opportunity Management, Requirements Management, Change Management, Configuration Management and Project Execution strategy.

The Project Manager will work closely with Group Project Management and the EMEA PMO to ensure compliance with Organisational Process Assets.


- Prepare the Project Management Plan for all bids in the region and ensure all supporting Project Management processes & functional documents are in place and to the required level of completeness and quality
- Lead the risk and opportunity workshops with the bid teams to ensure robust identification, evaluation and mitigation of project-specific risks and opportunities
- Deliver complete, robust and optimized ROP database to the Bid Manager
- Work with the planning manager, bid manager, Product Engine and functional bid team members to prepare a solid work breakdown structure for each bid with clear work packages defined
- Work with the planning manager, bid manager and HR representatives to develop a robust Detailed Project Schedule and Resource plan for each bid that meets the project delivery requirements of the Customer
- Work with the Product Engine and Legal teams to ensure all technical and commercial requirements are captured and assessed



- Bachelor's Degree in Commerce or Engineering
- Minimum 5 years working experience in Project Management
- PMP Certified is a strong benefit
- Strong understanding of Project Finance
- Understanding of Critical Path Method (CPM) of Project Planning (Primavera knowledge is a benefit)
- Experience of Turnkey Construction Projects is a benefit
- Ability to work effectively in a team and also take own initiative
- Ability to think analytically and logically
- Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
- Rigor and determination to always challenge & find the best possible solution
- English business fluent is mandatory for this role
- Willingness to travel up to 25% per year internationally

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at www.careers.bombardier.com and start your dynamic career today!

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Job: Project/Program Management
Primary Location: DE-BR-Hennigsdorf
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
25.05.2017, 1:54:16 PM

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