An exciting opportunity has arisen as Manager Workshop Planning, reporting to Vice President Global Support Services. In this role, you will be a part of the Service Workshop team. With us, you will have a key role in managing, developing and support the workshop camp, optimize order handling, sales, and workshop performance, as well as employee responsibility and co-operation with other departments and global workshops.
In this role you should be proactive, structured, self-driven and have a collaborative personality.
You will join a committed, knowledgeable, and positive team that support each. We laugh, share frustration - but always aim to find solutions when experiencing a new challenge.
Drive for continuous improvement and workshop planning processes, forecast, working methods, order handling, workshop co-operation and achieving desirable results.
Personal responsibility for the workshop planning team. Train and guide employees to achieve a challenging work environment, personal development, and a robust team performance
Support local sales team with necessary information
Support supply and logistics with necessary information
Qualifications and experience
Experience from production, operations, purchasing, services, and/or engineering. Alternatively, a university degree in business administration, logistics, supply chain or operation management, combined with experience in workshop operation activities.
Able to read and comprehend technical data
Proficient in IT tools
Preferably experienced with people management and improvement of team performance.
You are able to
act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
provide your team with a clear direction, inspire and coordinate others and keep them focused on set goals
develop people through delegation, empowerment, coaching and promote self-development
use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
communicate in a clear, precise and structured way and co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals
What we can offer you
With us, you will be offered a competitive salary and benefit packages with good development opportunities in an international environment. We have flexible work hours and holiday arrangements in addition to a good pension and insurance scheme. We offer an inspiring and safe work-environment and the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future.
Point of contact
Geir Sundal, Vice President Global Support Services
Kongsberg Maritime, a subsidiary of KONGSBERG, is a global marine technology company, providing innovative and reliable technology solutions for all marine industry sectors including merchant, offshore, subsea and naval. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales and service facilities in 34 countries. Kongsberg Maritime is part of KONGSBERG, an international, knowledge-based group delivering high-technology systems and solutions to clients within the oil and gas industry, merchant marine, defense and aerospace
Our Global Customer Support division is responsible for Kongsberg Maritimes services, upgrades and support in the aftermarket. Our 2300 employees are present in 35 different countries around the world. During the operational lifetime of more than 30.000 installations, we ensure cost-efficient delivery of services, upgrades and spare parts in order to secure availability and predictability to our customers.
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
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