Senior Project Manager

  • Job Reference: HQ00016189
  • Date Posted: 27 May 2019
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Brussels
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Belgium
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Senior Project Manager, Brussels: Permanent Position: English + French or Dutch speaking

Job description
You want to be at centre of the transformation of the energy sector? Then this mission as Senior IT Project Manager might be something for you!

Our Optimization department has as mission to preserve at all times the balance our gas and electricity demand vs supply, to optimize the value of our assets while keeping the cost for our clients as low as possible. The optimization landscape is heavily changing with the introduction of decentralized production, flexible resources and increased demands from regulators and TSO's

The aim of the Optimization Engine transformation program, touching the heart of our company, is to reduce operational business cost and Elia balancing costs while adapting to the new regulatory requirements. It will change our way of working and it replaces the core applications dealing with Short Term Optimization(*) by new COTS applications. This will require complex integration to existing landscape and also includes the implementation of a new Operational Data Store and Data Management System. The current IT infrastructure, which is becoming obsolete, is a mixture of applications (homemade and COTS) and technologies and strong interfacing of various natures.
(*)ST Optimization is day-to-day Power Management; nomination of what we intent to produce and consume, activation of our assets in response of requests, optimization between power production and consumption and between different asset types for the production, balancing.

Activities and decisions
General Delivery
Project preparation
Stakeholder reporting & management
Managing multidisciplinary teams in a multidisciplinary context
Value delivery & Tracking
Educational background : computer science of engineering
Experience in project management, in agile methodology
Affinity with engineering of solutions at all levels
A technical background in software development and web technologies can be an asset
A must is : experience in complex project management
Proof of managing multidisciplinary over 10 people and handling big projects of over €2M with large external integrators or software suppliers
Master of business English and a good understanding of Dutch or French
Possess client-facing and internal communication skills
Good presentation preparation skills
Able to manage stakeholders
Set the pace, prompts for decision
Excellent and proactive organizer
Be a change driver
Be able to set and change priorities
Analytic skills & problem solver
Can manage multidisciplinary teams
Leadership skills
Correct, though, respectful & persistent