31. January 2021
KONGSBERG is a leading global technology corporation delivering mission-critical solutions with extreme performance for customers that operate under extremely challenging conditions. Working at KONGSBERG means working internationally. KONGSBERG has around 11,000 employees in more than 40 countries. That means that as an employee you get to cooperate with various business areas, colleagues from different cultures and experience the world through your job. KONGSBERG IT is the shared services provider of a full range of IT services for KONGSBERG. KONGSBERG IT has more than 270 employees managing and developing IT services that enable a secure, eﬃcient and agile business operation. We would like to strengthen our management team in several new positions, to further support KONGSBERG’s ambitions for growth and development. KONGSBERG IT is looking for an IT Program Management director to join our team. IT Program Management is responsible for IT program and project execution, including portfolio management and resource planning. The position is a key part of the KONGSBERG IT leadership team, and reports to the CIO. We are looking for a structured and analytical person, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You are able to manage a variety of complex tasks in parallel and have a strong drive to ensure IT projects are executed timely and according to customer expectations. Main responsibilities: Management and ownership of the IT project portfolioIT program and project managementResource forecasting and planningProject execution methodology and toolsMonitoring and reportingStakeholder managementLead a unit of 15-20 employees Main qualifications: Higher relevant education. Relevant experience may compensate for lack of formal educationRelevant and proven experience from IT program and project work in large organizationsProven management experience and skillsGood business understanding and mindsetExcellent communication and collaboration skillsGood general IT knowledgeSelf-driven and energeticAble to motivate and build team cultureFluent oral and written communication skills in Norwegian and English We can offer: Exciting opportunity with the chance to develop in an ambitious and international workplace.A good social and academic environment.Competitive terms of conditions. Kongsberg, Horten or Ålesund are preferred work locations for this role. The position requires Norwegian security clearance.