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Strategy Program Manager (m/f/d) for our Corporate Strategy team

July 9, 2024

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Where do people love what they do, and being great at what they do?

At Swisslog, that’s where! Our teams are the heart of a world-leading Robotics company that’s harnessing the power of technology to shape the future of intralogistics. The result? We’re transforming performance and efficiency for customers across the globe, giving them the vital edge in their markets.  

Short Facts

  • Dortmund
    Dortmund, Germany
  • Swisslog
    Swisslog, hybrid
  • Strategy
    Strategy
  • Permanent Position
    Permanent Position

Responsibilities

Make an impact

As a Strategy Program Manager you will play a pivotal role in facilitating the execution and monitoring of strategic initiatives across the organization. In doing so you will work closely with the Strategy PMO Lead and various cross-functional teams, ensuring that projects are delivered on time, within scope, and align with the overarching strategic goals of the company.
  • Project Facilitation and Coordination:

You assist in planning, monitoring, and controlling strategic program initiatives across regions and central functions to ensure alignment with corporate objectives. You act as a liaison among project teams, providing necessary support to drive project milestones.
  • Stakeholder Engagement:

You build and maintain strong relationships with project sponsors and stakeholders, ensuring clear communication and effective problem-solving. Organize and facilitate workshops and meetings to gather requirements, identify dependencies and align project objectives and milestones.
  • Reporting and Analysis:

You regularly report on project status to the Strategy PMO and other stakeholders. Analyze project data to provide insights and recommendations for improving project performance and outcomes.
  • Risk Management:

You proactively identify potential risks, obstacles and issues within projects, proposing mitigation strategies and actions to the Strategy PMO Lead.
  • Support Strategy Implementation:

You support the implementation of strategic initiatives by providing administrative and operational assistance to ensure that projects align with the strategic direction of the organization.  

Application Requirements

What you need to succeed
  • Master’s Degree in one of the following fields: Computer Science, Engineering, Logistics or Business Administration
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in the field of project and/or program management, preferable at a consultancy or a global operating company
  • Analytical and strategic thinking - able to see the big picture from scattered pieces of information; Ability to collect and synthesize complex information, making it relevant, understandable and actionable for key stakeholders
  • Excellent German and English language are a must, additional language skills an advantage
  • Ability to act as a team player with excellent collaboration and communication skillsskills
  • Solution orientated individual with strong business acumen and organizational skills
  • Willingness to travel nationally and internationally approx. 20%  

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    Flexible Working Options
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Our promise to you

Swisslog is a world of opportunity for people who can deliver a game changing mission: driving the future of intralogistics, by shaping an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value.

Join us on this journey and you’ll be part of a global enterprise that’s proud of its Swiss roots - and hugely excited by the worldwide opportunities open to everyone in the Swisslog family. So come and realize your potential, in a team that’s united by passion and driven by the OneSwisslog team spirit.

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the future of intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we work on the latest technologies that are reimagining the world of logistics. We’re a team of 3,000+ experts from 50 countries, serving some of the world's largest and most exciting brands. Together, we’re implementing smart and innovative approaches - including flexible robot-based and data-driven automation solutions that are transforming the supply chain. So join our team and share your unique perspective.

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