Project manager

Lead Grid Automation South Europe projects in Zamudio, Vizcaya, Spain. Manage project execution, customer contact, collaboration with departments, EHS/safety actions, and contribute to continuous improvement. Requires 5+ years project management experience, engineering/business knowledge, and fluency in English and Spanish.

GE Vernova
GE Vernova
Zamudio, Vizcaya, Spain  UTC+01:00   On-site   Full Time   10000+   9 days ago

About GE Vernova

Company Overview

GE Vernova

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA


Business Model

Renewable Utilities

Electricity generation, including power from hydro, gas, nuclear, and steam sources; manufacturing of wind turbine blades; grid solutions, power conversion, solar, and storage solutions.

Electricity sales, product manufacturing and related services.

Locations & Geography

Operates in over 100 countries around the world 🌍

Significant contributions to global renewable energy capacity and advanced technology in energy systems.

Company Culture

"To electrify the world and help decarbonize it." Committed to leading the energy transition and enhancing quality of life globally.

Emphasizes innovation, collaboration, and sustainability.

Focus on advanced research, consulting services, and financial solutions supporting employee growth and expertise in energy systems.

Activities & Projects

GE Vernova is involved in several major projects including the development of the world's longest, most advanced wind turbine blade, the LM 107.0P.

Introduction of GridOS to navigate new grid realities, and pioneering work in renewable energy technology.

Committed to achieving carbon neutrality in facilities and operations by 2030, with ongoing innovations in renewable energy and sustainable practices.

Career Opportunities

Diverse opportunities in digital technology, engineering, manufacturing, project management, and sales among others.

Offers comprehensive benefits including health insurance, flexible working hours, and a focus on employee well-being.

Contact Information

LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram

Careers at GE Vernova

Grid Automation South Europe PM is responsible for delivering projects in our specific region, following financial and operational aspects: budget, technical & contractual scopes, resources & execution planning. She/he is also responsible for safety, quality, risks & opportunities management to ensure the highest customer satisfaction & to secure projects Contribution Margin.

Main PM tasks include:

  • Execute projects keeping high standards in efficiency, on time delivery and financial goals as per PMH rules
  • Contribute to units’ operational performance by providing accurate forecasts in finance Key Performance Indicators: Sales, Cash & Margin
  • Business scope: portfolio of active projects (including Protection Relays, Monitoring & Diagnosis and Systems & Services) running in parallel.

Major Responsibilities

  • Manage project execution (from tender to warranty end, including delivery & commissioning activities)
  • Be the prime customer contact for the execution of the contract/project
  • Execute Projects in collaboration with Project Engineering departments (CCS, DCS, Service), Order Management, Contract management, Finance, Procurement & other support functions
  • Be accountable for On Time Delivery, Sales and cash-in realization (& accurate forecasting), project Operating Working Capital, Margins improvement & Customer satisfaction
  • Follow project management best practices (as per Project Management Handbook and specific Product line instructions), including specific focus on transfer review, project gates reviews, project closing phase
  • Monthly update on actions plan progress & Sales/cash forecasts
  • Preparation and presentation of project reviews
  • Contribute to Operation department development & South Europe region continuous improvement
  • Lead EHS/Safety actions and performance: be fully compliant with GE rules and processes, ensure project teams (own and subcontracted) are properly trained and holders of required qualifications when required. Lead to EHS monitoring actions, perform HSV
  • Follow GE compliance Policies (‘The Spirit and The Letter’) and promote open reporting
  • Support Commercial team by return of experience, optimizing project costs & deliveries

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Electronics/Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent.
  • Engineering and Business knowledge, with possible experience in Automation activities
  • Min 5 years of experience in project management
  • Knowledge of Electricity Transmission, Distribution & Industrial markets with financial notions
  • Capability to manage & motivate a project team
  • Autonomy & Rigor
  • Fully fluent in English and Spanish. Other languages valued (French, Italian and/or Portuguese).
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a strong customer focus and ability to cooperate with the different departments.
  • Willingness to travel around 30%

Desired Characteristics

  • Previous work experience in multi-cultural environment
  • Proven Leadership under project structure
  • Strong business acumen, execution driven, process appliance, PM metrics, teamwork
  • Expertise required in: engineering, project control, reporting
  • High energy, positive individual loving operational challenges
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and achieve milestones and deliverables.
  • High interpersonal skills.

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About the role

Jul 04, 2024

Full Time


Jan 01, 2025


GE Vernova

Zamudio, Vizcaya, Spain

Experiencia mínima de 5 años en gestión de proyectos


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