Join us on our mission to help empower parents and children to discover the world together! Bugaboo is a premium Dutch parental company that reinvented the stroller 20 years ago. We continue to bring a pioneering mindset and an obsession with quality to everything we do and we’re looking for entrepreneurial and passionate people to join us. With design and innovation led in-house, production in our own factory in Xiamen and a global footprint of offices we are proud of our creativity, diversity and cultural inclusion.
Temporary · Amsterdam, the Netherlands
We are looking for a Project Manager who is experienced in design and concept development. It is a temporary role to cover a 4 months leave. Start date would ideally be end of May until beginning of October. 20-24 hours a week (working days on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday).
The Project Manager facilitates and manages projects in line with the corporate strategy. He/she supports and coaches the Bugaboo cross-functional development team(s) to achieve their project goals within the agreed time, budget, quality and the Bugaboo design and brand DNA guidelines with the aim to launch products within the agreed timelines/scope and within the agreed budget. The Project Manager aligns progress and actions with involved stakeholders, creating a strong awareness and embedding of the project needs within the organization.
Manage the overall direction, coordination and execution of the assigned project(s);
Facilitate the overall direction, coordination and execution of the assigned project(s). Ensure that key metrics and decisions are transparently managed/communicated to key stakeholders and decision-making takes place;
Stimulate effective teamwork. Coach team members adhering to the internal processes. Facilitate the team to act as the center of excellence of the specific project;
Responsible for project progress, planning, opportunities, costs, risk analysis, mitigation plans and quality in order to meet project objectives. Inform/address the stakeholders with critical issues, key opportunities/risks and necessary actions in a timely manner;
Ensure adequate staffing of project team in cooperation with department heads to execute the projects;
Coordinate reports, escalations and progress meetings for the team and Management team and implement assigned improvements. Ensure timely escalation of project risks, time, costs and quality to innovation team and or other stakeholders;
Support the development of Bugaboo’s standard project management methodology.