Role Purpose: the Head of Projects - Earth Observation is responsible for the overall project management function, providing leadership, coordination and management of the PM processes and functions.
Skills and Experience:
Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree
5+ years of experience managing Earth Observation (EO) projects
Must be fluent in English and Spanish. The interview will be held in English
Leadership skills. Used to work with different teams. Ability to interact at all levels
Strong team player
Experience managing and monitoring staff utilization and account profitability
Focus on client needs
Attention to detail and proactivity.
Proactive, dynamic and strong Organizational skills
High communication and negotiation skills
Ability to present information logically, clearly and concisely
Ability to stay calm and methodical, even under the pressure of juggling conflicting priorities
Focus on quality and on improvement
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:
To provide strong leadership to promote Maintain a professional relationship with both the client and different suppliers
To supervise, manage and mentor Project Manager Team of various levels of seniority and support in different tasks.
To ensure project resources have the correct toolsets and processes in place and that all relevant staff are trained and equipped to deliver successfully
Manage and prioritize multiple tasks and projects
Identify, communicate and resolve project issues
To coordinate with Financial, Sales and other Products and Services departments
This is a temporary position to cover the current Head of Project's maternity leave which is expected to be 10 - 12 months. With high posibilities of continuing with the team afterwards
Willing to work in shifts (6-14 or 14-22 Mon to Sun).
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