Head of Projects

Salary undisclosed
Page Executive

The organisation

International HQ of a global retail company

The position

  • Accountable for the quality and the planning of Corporate and local IT and business projects;
  • Builds and manages the project and portfolio management environment;
  • Coaches and manages the Project managers and challenges them in their planning process to achieve in total a higher planning level;
  • Builds and guards the project templates and make sure they follow a continuous improvement cycle;
  • Sets the standards for project planning and governance;
  • Creates a reporting structure for global and local projects;
  • Signals any (future) delays on time and discusses with the project managers.

Candidate profile

  • Experience building and managing a PMO, within Retail, FMCG, Consumer Electronics, Pharmaceuticals. Experience on global HQ level is a must;
  • Experience with SAP projects is a benefit, 
  • Strong people management skills;
  • Experience in building and rolling out project structures and templates
  • Ability to schedule projects ahead: predict needed effort, experienced in resource planning
  • Very strong in communication and stakeholder management, on board and country level
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • Flexible and open to international travel;
  • Fluent in English, other languages beneficial


You can apply by using the link below. For more information you can contact Marinka de Groot,T +31 (0) 20 5789444 referring to nr. ATMG168994.


This search procedure has been closed (08-05-2015).

About this headhunter - Page Executive

The executive search division of PageGroup, Page Executive provides a range of search, selection and talent management solutions for organisations on a permanent and interim basis. Recognised for our powerful in-house research function, speed and flexibility of response and assignment completion rates, organisations worldwide use Page Executive to secure their senior talent.

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