KMD Project Management Graduate Program
Become the best by working with the best
Are you eager to join the largest IT projects in Denmark? Do you want to learn how to turn your theoretical knowledge into practical IT project management? We are looking for talented and motivated recent graduates for our Project Management Graduate Program starting in September 2017.
KMD is one of Denmark's largest IT and software companies. Our headquarters are in Ballerup, which means you will be close to key decision makers. This is a great advantage for ambitious graduates who wants to have influence and put their ideas to work. Most of KMD's business derives from software development projects, and our company delivers IT solutions to local governments, the central government and larger corporations. KMD succeeds with growth, by having deep insight in all Danish markets and collaborating with global companies like SAP in Germany and Tech Mahindra in India as well as subsidiary companies in Poland, Norway and Sweden.
We want to educate the best project managers in Denmark
KMD has a Project Management Graduate Program because we focus on the future. KMD is heading some of the largest and most complex IT projects in Denmark and we need well-educated and skilled project managers. Our vision is to educate Denmark's best project managers, so that we can provide the best possible service to KMD's customers.
Our 1½-year program is designed for ambitious graduates who wants to become experts in project management and pursue a career as IT project manager with us. If you choose KMD, you are permanently employed from the start. You will be an important asset to KMD for many years to come and you will become part of the business from the start of your career.
As a graduate at KMD, you will be supported by a personal mentor who belongs to the top league of IT project management in Denmark. You will also be part of a professional and valuable network with other graduates and KMD's Young Professional network with high-educated younger colleagues across the organization.
The program starts with PRINCE2 training and certification and then you will become an intern on a project. You will participate in various training modules to ensure, that your education continues whilst carrying out your internship. We believe that the most valuable professional and personal development happens when you participate in ongoing activities with talented and experienced colleagues and sparring with your mentor. You will work within diverse customer segments, with various technologies and different types of projects. To ensure that you are prepared to solve the tasks you are presented with, your mentor, your colleagues and managers of the Project Management Graduate Program will support you.
From PM-assistant to PM-team lead
During the 1½-year program, you will get through different aspects of the project management role in KMD. You start up as a PM-assistant on larger projects and well along, you will be responsible for planning and reporting and when you are ready, you will become PM-team lead, heading your own deliverables. To help you achieve this, we have planned an intensive and interesting program for you. Some of the elements of the program are:
- IPMA D
- Agile Project Management
- Process & Analysis
- Requirement Gathering
- Leadership Development
- Coaching & Feedback
- IT Technical insight and understanding
- Bids and Contracts
- Stakeholder Management
You are a strong communicator with ambitions
We are looking for talented and ambitious candidates who hold a relevant master's degree or an equivalent degree from universities like CBS, KU, AU, ITU, DTU or AAU. We hire recent graduates and graduates who have no more than one year of work experience. If you are one of the candidates we are looking for, you will be able to identify with the following:
- A team player
- Good communicative and collaborative skills
- Analytically strong with an outgoing attitude
- Passion and drive to pursue a career in KMD
- Business minded with IT technology focus
- Fluent in Danish and English
- Eager to learn, innovative and creative.
If you are curious to know more about KMD's Project Management Program, then participate in one of our information meetings at KMD's offices in:
- Ballerup: Tuesday, May 2, 6 p.m. and Tuesday, May 10, 4 p.m.
- Aalborg: Thursday, May 4, 4 p.m.
- Aarhus: Thursday, May 11, 4 p.m.
Please sign up by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org before April 25 and let us know in which city you will be participating - please write the city in the header of the e-mail.
How to apply
Click on the "Apply online" button below and fill in the application form before May 15. Upload your CV, diploma or transcript of the examination register and a motivation letter, which expresses why we should choose you for our Project Management Graduate Program.
If you want to know more, visit https://www.kmd.dk/karriere/graduate. If you have questions, we recommend you to join one of the information meetings or you can e-mail us at: email@example.com - we will reply questions on a regular basis during the application period.