New Job: Project Manager Commercial

Title:  Project Manager Commercial

Hiring Company: Hurtigruten AS

Company Description:  Since its establishment in 1893, Hurtigruten has carried international tourists, cargo and local passengers along the Norwegian coast. Today, the company operates 11 ships along the Norwegian coast and the explorer ship MS Fram in the Arctic and Antarctic. The company also owns Spitsbergen Travel AS, which operates arctic explorer tourism on Svalbard. Hurtigruten is one of Norway’s strongest brands. The Group Headquarter is located in Tromso, but the company also has offices in Kirkenes, Oslo, London, Hamburg, Paris, Tallinn and Seattle. The Group has approximately 2,000 employees and achieved a turnover in 2014 of around 3.6 billion NOK

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Location: Oslo, Norway

Industry: Transportation/Logistics/Maritime

Job Type: Full-Time

Application Deadline:  8/22/2016

Description:  Do you want to take part in creating world leading exploration travels? Are you up for developing one of Norway’s strongest brands?

We are now seeking a new Project Manager to run a variety of projects, all focused at enabling Hurtigruten’s potential as a world leader in exploration travel. The Project Manager will have a key role in executing projects in an efficient and structured way so that described business requirements are delivered.

Job description

  • Responsible for project framework setup and execution, included; pre-project scoping, estimation and anchoring, project planning, analysis and change, roll-out, service transition
  • Project optimization and delivery, included; management of project steering board, risks or issues identification, reporting and mitigation, financial forecasting and cost management, project resource management, change management and prioritization procedures, seamless introduction of new services
  • Operational coordination, including; alignment with overall project management in Hurtigruten, continously improve templates and workflows to improve Hurtigrutens project methodology

We offer

  • The possibility to develop one of Norway’s strongest brands
  • An inspiring workplace in great progress
  • Competitive compensation & benefits

Miscellaneous info

  • Travel: Some travelling must be expected


  • Bachelor degree in relevant subjects
  • Certification in Prince2
  • Proven track record from leading cross-functional and cross-platform projects, through all phases of a project

Education field

  • IT
  • Management subjects
  • Finance / Economics
  • Administration / Management

Education level

  • College / University, Bachelor’s degree

Personal qualities

  • Excellent business understanding
  • Goal oriented and self driven
  • Structured and Accountable
  • Social and a natural team lead


  • English
  • Norwegian

How to apply:  Apply via company job portal.

Contact info:
Sigurd Bay, V.P. Strategic Projects, (+47) 91884186


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