Searching for self-driven and experienced IT Project Manager

Title: Senior IT Project Manager

Company: Axel Johnson International

Employment type: Full-time employment

Last day to apply: 2019-05-31

Axel Johnson International’s business group Lifting Solutions is in an early phase of its digital journey and is looking to strengthen its digital team by adding a Senior IT Project Manager. The Project Manager will play an important role in the development and execution of the business group’s digital strategy. The role focuses on project management but also includes supporting our local companies. It requires that you are a self-driven person, who can act as an experienced conversation partner and advisor to the Lifting Solutions management team as well as companies in decision making, related to IT.

The IT project manager's role in short:

• Development and support on business applications and services.
• Drive projects aimed for improved functionality and deployment to end users globally.
• Active and proactive support to our companies.
• You will be an important pillar in realizing our strategic digital plan, securing that we are prepared for the future, and supporting implementation.
• It will include further optimization of business processes and (together with colleagues) identify requirements related to selection of relevant IT systems.
• You will collaborate with colleagues in both central positions in the head office as well as in the local companies and be a natural part of the Digital Transformation Team.
• The role includes some traveling across Europe.
• Your first tasks will be to drive the development of and integration platform (Azure) together with implementing EDI in our group of companies.

It calls for an individual who has good business understanding and extensive experience of IT solutions together with great project management skills. Lifting Solutions consists today of 27 companies all over Europe and we are growing in numbers. We are aiming for group wide digital solutions catering for the entire group of companies and this requires not only great project management skills but also good conversation and coordination skills.

To learn more about Axel Johnson International and the business group Lifting Solutions please visit

• Experience and a strong understanding of integrating and interfacing between applications and/or services such as Web services, ERP and other IT systems.
• Min 6 years’ experience with project management in IT systems and proven track record
• Good level of English, both written and spoken
• Sound analytical and communication skills
• Team player
• Must be willing to travel internationally depending on business demands
• Good understanding of business needs and experience from B2B is a plus
• Goal oriented

Please apply through the link below. We look forward to your application!