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Project Manager

Landis+Gyr is a leading global provider of integrated energy management solutions for the utility sector. Offering one of the broadest portfolios, we deliver innovative and flexible solutions to help utilities solve their complex challenges in Smart Metering, Grid Edge Intelligence and Smart Infrastructure. With sales of USD 1.7 billion in FY 2019, Landis+Gyr employs approximately 5,500 people in over 30 countries across five continents, with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better. More information is available at the Landis+Gyr website landisgyr.com

 

 

Program/Project Manager

Landis+Gyr Japan K.K.

Location     Chuo-ku, Tokyo Japan


勤務地        東京都中央区 

スマートメーターの管理・制御・運営(AMI)システムの導入プロジェクトをリードする経験豊富な人材を募集しています。大規模ITプロジェクト及びIOT関連技術の経験者なら尚可。ランディス+ギアは、スイスに本社を置き120年以上の歴史を持つ企業で、世界中の電力会社様をはじめとする公益企業に統合エネルギー管理のソリューションを提供しているグローバルなリーディング企業です。


Landis+Gyr is a leading global provider of integrated energy management solutions for the utility sector. Offering one of the broadest portfolios, we deliver innovative and flexible solutions to help utilities solve their complex challenges in Smart Metering, Grid Edge Intelligence and Smart Infrastructure. With sales of USD 1.7 billion in FY 2019, Landis+Gyr employs approximately 5,500 people in over 30 countries across five continents, with the sole mission of helping the world manage energy better. 

More information is available at L+G website www.landisgyr.eu

 

Landis+Gyr Japan is seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Project Manager to lead AMI (Advanced Metering Infrastructure) system deployments. Candidates must have a thorough understanding of all stages of customer delivery project management and have demonstrable experience executing multiple complex projects to ensure that contractual deliverables are completed and accepted. The Project Manager is the primary point of contact for our customers. This position will lead deployment of a large-scale AMI projects and is accountable for flawless execution of the project to meet the contracted equipment, technical and services requirements. This includes management of project schedule, technical resources, risks & issues, financial performance, communications, and internal & customer status reporting.

 

    Provide leadership, guidance, and coaching to members of the project team
    Building an effective project delivery team
    Acting as the face of Landis+Gyr to our customers, develop a trusted, collaborative partnership with the customer and project team
    Conduct periodic performance reviews of project team and provide feedback
    Understand contract administration and manage all contractual obligations, performance levels, and service levels
    Initiate, plan, execute, control, & ensure final customer acceptance of assigned projects.
    Coordinate the activities of the team and indirect support resources to produce deliverables agreed upon with executive, program offices and/or functional management
    Drive issues to resolution independently or via other company resources and manage customer expectations appropriately
    Responsible for reporting financial health of projects; budgeting, & forecasting
    Manage a project's scope, schedule, and cost while managing risk
    Ensure all internal stakeholders (Finance, Sales, Operations, Product Management, executive management) are apprised of status, KPIs, issues, and risks
    Perform other tasks or requests as required


Education and Experience:

    Level of Education: Minimum 4 year Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution in relevant area of focus, engineering or information systems preferred, MBA or other advanced degree preferred
    PMP Certification Preferred; minimum expectation is that candidate will become PMP certified within 6 months; L+G will reimburse training and certification expense for employees.
    5 -7 years' experience in technology or project management field, including 3+ years of experience in leading or participating in projects consisting of multi-disciplined project teams
    3+ years' experience in Utility information systems, advanced metering infrastructure systems, power plant or industrial control systems, information technology systems, or strongly related area
    Electric Utility Automated Meter Infrastructure (AMR/AMI) is preferred
    Understanding of advanced information systems, database systems and communications networks

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    Native level Japanese and business English
    Thorough knowledge of PMI methodology and standards, and can adhere to company PM procedures and tools/templates/systems
    Strong experience with typical project management tools to ensure assigned project(s) remain on schedule, on budget, and within scope
    Solid understanding and experience working with utilities
    Ability to work within a matrix organization and lead resources that may or may not be dedicated to the project(s)
    Can use influence to ensure indirect resources support the assigned project(s) when required
    Ability to think and react quickly with a large degree of accuracy, confidence, and focus on customer satisfaction
    Strong leadership qualities and the ability to make solid decisions confidently and without perfect information
    Experience with deploying technical, complex solutions to customers
    Strong contract management skills and can manage scope and identify issues requiring documented contract change orders
    Understands how to control projects via effective KPIs and risk management
    Possesses P&L and financial knowledge and ability to forecast revenues and expenses
    Strong ability to resolve conflicts and diffuse tense situations with customers
    Through strong organization skills and hard work, ensure all aspects of a project are properly managed and moving toward resolution
    Ability to accept change and respond to setbacks with minimal disruptions
    Communicates with ease up and down an organization, with excellent written and verbal communication skills
    Exhibits behaviors consistent with company values

 

If you have the drive and enthusiasm to accept this challenge and to work in a very dynamic, cross functional and international environment, we are looking forward to meeting you. Click apply now.

Job Title:  Project Manager

Location: 

Tokyo, JP

Requisition ID:  2901
Date Posted:  Apr 27, 2021

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