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Design Project Manager for Eindhoven based multinational


Join a Design organization, which interfaces with all of the Philips businesses while driving customer experience innovation. With ‘dare to care’ being our headline, we not only provide great design content, but beyond this inspire and challenge the company with providing reachable foresight, in pursue of our company’s vision to improve the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025. 

  • 13-02-2019
  • Eindhoven
  • Temporary, Freelance
  • Design
  • Master
  • Euro 3000 - 4000
  • < 24 uur - 32 uur
  • Flexible working hours, Education & Training
  • Flexibility, Creative freedom, On-the-job feedback, Diverse, Responsibility

As a Design Project Manager for Eindhoven based multinational

As Project Manager you scope, plan and manage the execution of project activities, to realize the respective commitments and Design objectives. You work closely with the Design Business Partner, the designers within the program delivery team and other stakeholders in- and outside the organization. 

Your main responsibilities include: 

  • Clarify and align project goals, create project plans, get stakeholder buy-in 
  • Organize the resources to be used and specify the quality standard in the processes 
  • Manage the project execution towards the timely realization of the agreed deliverables. Remain on top of budget and ensure corrective actions as needed 
  • Work in a structured and methodical way, utilizing company standard processes and toolset 
  • Secure transparency and predictability on the progress and outcome of a project in all its metrics 

Our client

Our client is one of Eindhoven's best known corporate organisations with offices around the world. All activities are about making life better for people around the world. How? By creating meaningful innovations that solve a range of healthcare challenges big and small. You’ll be joining an organization with over 127+ years of history in innovation, breakthrough research and continuous reinvention and entrepreneurship to lead the market. You’ll be part of a diverse global culture that puts people first. 

Who are your colleagues?

As a part of the design team, established in 1925, and one of the longest-established design organizations in the world. The team has studios across the globe – in Amsterdam, Bangalore, Cambridge (US), Eindhoven, Pittsburgh, Seattle, Shanghai and Singapore – and a creative force of 450 professionals. They create the future identity for the portfolio and execute this through projects, guidelines and final design specifications. 

The offer

Our client offers projects that really put your skills to the test. Lots of learning opportunities through regular, on-the-job feedback and knowledge exchange with specialists in many different fields. Creative freedom so you can express yourself and apply your expertise in a way that makes an impact. A friendly and collaborative culture that encourages you to contribute to our health tech strategy, making life better for 3 billion lives a year by 2025.

  • On a freelance basis, the offered hourly rate ranges from €35,- to €45,- per hour including travel costs.
  • On a temporary basis, the salary ranges from €3000,- to €4000,- per month on a fulltime basis.
  • You will be working via a temporal employment or freelance contract facilitated by SMS Intermediair. We are one of the clients' preferred suppliers and have been in business with them for over 20 years.

Desired profile for the new Design Project Manager for Eindhoven based multinational?

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience 

• Bachelor/Master’s degree in relevant discipline 
• Relevant working experience with leading projects from idea through implementation with evidence of business impact. Ideally in a research & development environment 
• Strong knowledge of project management processes and its knowledge areas 
• A strong performance track. Learning agility present: fast learner, impact through teamwork and a strong dose of self-reflection. Able to deal with complexity, and to develop and realize the winning plan. 
• Key behavioral competences include business insight, balance stakeholders, direct work, ensure accountability, build effective teams and nimble learning


Are you interested in taking on this temporary role as a Project Manager at our client? Please apply as soon as possible for the closing date is February 20, 2019. You can apply via the 'solliciteer' button or send your resume to Dennis Lommelen via dennis@sms-intermediair.nl.

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