We are looking forward to welcoming a new Project Manager to join our growing team!

As a Project Manager in the global team, your main responsibility is to manage the realization project of a RDF treatment plant. The first project is most likely situated in the Middle East. The scope of the authority is to be responsible for the realization of the technical part of a RDF project within the budget framework.

Griffin Refineries is a Finnish circular economy company with the objective of producing value from waste. The company integrates plastics recycling and fuel production with a replicable, scalable and globally adaptable refinery concept. Griffin Refineries establishes new co-owned refineries based on the refinery concept with strong local partners and offers technology modules for existing facilities to improve and expand their operations.

Key elements of the job include

  • Coordinate on-site and on permanent base the preparation activities before the building phase (detailed engineering, permitting, tendering, procurement, site preparation, recruiting)
  • Harmonize the schedules between the civil and mechanical parts of the project
  • Communicate with all project partners and authorities on permanent developments
  • Supervise the purchase and ordering process of equipment
  • Monitor the costs and permanently compare with budget and escalate immediately any deviations
  • Supervise the realization and instruct the local and foreign supply
  • Coordinate and harmonize the commissioning among all suppliers
  • Lead the hand-over process and guide the operational team into continuous operation

Other accountabilities include

  • Propose and implement supporting infrastructure
  • Handle the interfaces with all stakeholders at the site
  • Coordinate communication activities
  • Work closely with potential off-takers and consult their RDF relevant investment projects
  • Recruit personnel to cover upcoming operational tasks

We are looking for following competencies

  • Professional competencies:
    • Analytical thinking
    • Planning and organization
    • Cost and target orientation
    • Durability
    • Preciseness
  • Leadership / social competencies:
    • Integration focus
    • Assertiveness
    • Resilience
    • Communication skills
    • Team work

Qualification requirements:

  • Educational background:
    • University degree or similar
  • Work experience:
    • Minimum one project in waste management or similar business field realized
    • Minimum one international investment project carried out in responsible position
  • Language skills:
    • Excellent verbal and writing skills in English
  • Other requirements:
    • Driving license
    • MS Office applications

We offer you the opportunity to grow and develop your skills, experience the world and be part of a fast growing circular economy company. If you are ambitious and thrive from challenging yourself and build something new every day, this is the place for you! HOW TO APPLY? Please send your cover letter and resume to  federico.varalta@griffinrefineries.com as soon as possible.