IT Project Manager

Do you want to play an important role in transforming how used cars are traded in the future?

We are looking for an IT Project Manager to be part of building the technology solution and gateway for European Car Trading of the future.

This role can be based at our office in Copenhagen or our Headquarter in Vejle. If based in Copenhagen, it must be expected to work from our HQ in Vejle occasionally. The first 1-2 months will be focused on onboarding and hand-over of tasks, and it’s expected for the IT Project Manager to be onsite at the HQ in Vejle 2 days per week, afterwards approximately 2-3 days per month.

It is required that you already are a permanent resident of Denmark or southern Skåne, Sweden - close to direct transport connections to Copenhagen via the Oresund Bridge.

About the role

As our new IT Project Manager, you’ll join us in this newly created role and will be responsible for managing our IT- and Technology implementation projects.

You will report to the Chief Technology Officer, and your mission will be to plan and implement various technical projects. You will work closely with cross-functional colleagues and internal/external stakeholders to determine project goals and strategies.

Let's dive into your key responsibilities

  • Facilitate the smooth delivery and completion of projects and support IT- and technology projects based on AUTOproff Tech Development Framework
  • Collaborate with cross-functional colleagues and teams to build a schedule and deadlines for the upcoming project
  • Continuously inspects project plans and status to ensure the progress remains on track
  • Produce and review progress reporting and key inputs and outputs from delivery teams
  • Create, manage, and update resource plans for stakeholders based on resources allocated, estimated tasks and rest-estimates received from implementation team.
  • Manage and track resource requirements in collaboration with management and stakeholders
  • Understand and discuss technical issues related to project management of digital-transformation-projects on high-level
  • Update central resource planning and forecast estimates for status- and well as SteCo meetings
  • Lead weekly status-meeting with the project delivery team and well as monthly SteCo meetings with executive stakeholders

The need-to-have skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or information technology or equivalent relevant education
  • Strong project management skills from role in consulting or as project manager for larger public organization or private Enterprise, preferably international
  • Minimum 4-5 years’ experience with leading digital transformation projects within web/cloud/mobile applications
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in Danish as well as English
  • The ability to coordinate with international – as well as cross-functional teams
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail to keep projects on track within the budget
  • Collaborative approach to problem solving and task management
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint
  • Holds a Project Management certification like PMP, SAFe Agile Framework or similar

The nice-to-have skills

  • Led Scrum teams, held Scrum Master role
  • Solid experience with using JIRA Confluence as Agile/Scrum Management tool
  • Solid experience with using MS Project for managing projects across e.g., progress, resource and change management
  • Solid experience with working close with digital Suppliers - and Supplier’s assigned project manager(s)

You will thrive in this role if you

  • Are keen to join a fast-growing SaaS business and a fantastic team of dynamic and result oriented digital product people in an ambitious yet informal environment
  • Thrive with responsibility and has a great ability to work independently, and make decisions singlehandedly
  • Like to be up to date with new technologies and knowledge-sharing is important for you
  • Are functioning well in flat-organization-structure driven by entrepreneurship and where it is welcomed to take ownership of implementing more structure and best-practices based on experience and recommendations.

Your colleagues say about you

  • Positive, pragmatic, and proactive – and knows how to master informal leadership
  • Great colleague with a positive and “yes-we-can” attitude, and who is positive and fun to be around
  • Like to have fun with your colleagues and enjoys an young and agile working environment
  • Enjoys working with a variety of tasks in a flat organization where everyone chips in and help each other – also in the “green-areas” where the company is still striving to work better and smarter and implement more structure.

If you think we could be a match, we can’t wait to hear from you. Hurry up and apply!

About AUTOproff

AUTOproff is a car trading SaaS solution for the professional market. We are growing fast and serve more than 6,500 customers across the whole professional value chain in several European countries. Our mission is to make it seamless, secure, and more attractive to trade used cars, and we are looking for the right profile to join our journey.

AUTOproff was founded in 2013, became the market leader in Denmark in 2016, and has since expanded across Northern Europe covering Germany, Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, Norway, and Poland. We employ 100+ enthusiastic professionals across our offices.

In 2020, we posted revenues of more than DKK 400 million and we have been profitable since our inception. AUTOproff is privately owned by Jesper Ratza, our CEO and founder, André Rogaczewski, CEO and co-founder of Netcompany, key employees, and as well as other private investors.

If this role doesn’t fit your profile – don’t hesitate to reach out if you want to join a fun and fast-growing SaaS company on a mission! We are constantly on the lookout for new and awesome colleagues.

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Publiceret: 18. maj 2022


Location Vejle or Copenhagen