Do you thrive working internationally with a diverse group of consultants and clients? If so, then come join our Aarhus-based team as we embark on exciting new projects in 2019.

A focus on leadership, planning and project execution: the role as Senior Project Manager

We are looking to add a technically inclined Senior Project Manager to join us as we work to help media companies worldwide evolve through world-class technology. In this role, you will have the overall responsibility for the implementation of complex CCI publishing solutions to international news organizations. Your primary tasks will include project planning and coordination, business consultancy, sales negotiations, relationship building and team management. You will be part of the experienced project management team in the CCI Professional Services organization, headed by Executive Vice President, Anette Lind Astrup.

A key ingredient to success in this position will be to establish close cooperation between the CCI project team and the customer’s project team, as CCI solutions are always implemented in direct partnership with our customers. This requires both a thorough understanding of various technical details as well as the ability to lead constructive discussions with the customer on transformative business objectives related to the projects.

Internally, you will work closely with CCI’s Development department, who delivers the CCI software used in all projects, and the CCI Cloud Operations team, who manages our hosted environments worldwide.

Responsibilities include

  • Lead exciting, complex and long-term CCI IT projects for international news customers from initial specifications to final implementation
  • Mentor and inspire project team members to maintain a healthy and results-driven team environment
  • Help continuously look for improvements in project delivery processes and procedures in cooperation with the other project managers
  • Perform project budgeting and invoicing
  • Negotiate project scope expansions with customers
  • Lead on-site activities at customers offices worldwide

Our customers include famed news organizations like The New York Times, Gannett, McClatchy, Tribune Publishing, Times of India, Axel Springer, Telegraaf Media Groep, JP/Politikens Hus, Børsen, The Economist, TVN (Poland), and more. As our client base is primarily comprised of international companies, you may expect 60-80 travel days per year.

Your qualifications and experience

Experience as a project manager running complex, successful IT projects, combining business understanding with technical insights, is required.

Applicants should have project management skills corresponding to Prince2 or IPMA level B/C. A relevant educational background and a sound theoretical and practical skill set is expected. You should have the skills to write and speak English fluently; fluency in German or other languages are considered an added plus.

CCI is offering

A challenging position in which you will be part of a dynamic and inspiring work environment with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development.

Your salary package will match your qualifications and job requirements, consisting of a fixed salary, pension and other perks. You will be based at the company headquarters in Aarhus, Denmark, where the majority of our 160-plus colleagues are located.

Apply as soon as possible

CCI is collaborating with the recruiting company WolterJohannsen for this position. If you wish to apply, please upload your CV along with a short application in English. External consultants Nicholai Johannsen (nj@wolterjohannsen.dk, phone +45 3036 4951) or Eva Haugaard Pedersen (eh@wolterjohannsen.dk, phone +45 7171 3418) will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the position.

We look forward to hearing from you!