Operational Manager - Digital Project Portfolio

An incredible opportunity awaits you as Operational Manager for digital projects, reporting Vice President in Digital Performance. In this role, you will play a part in our high-achieving Digital project portfolio delivering essential digital solutions for our business. Now is the time to get on board with Kongsberg Maritime. We are leading the way in achieving business goals through digital solutions, and we're seeking talented individuals to help us drive digital innovation. If you're ready to be part of this exciting journey, your adventure begins here!

Lead with innovation and impact. Protechting People and Planet drives us forward.


  • Manage Project Managers & Digital Account Managers.
  • Project Ownership & P&L responsibility for the portfolio.
  • Ensure that work is performed in accordance with the Kongsberg Maritime Quality Management system.
  • Supervise and provide guidance to a team of digital account managers and project managers ensuring they meet targets and deliverables.
  • Act as a liaison between clients, internal teams, and other stakeholders, facilitate effective communication and manage expectations.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and implement best practices to optimize efficiency and effectiveness.

Qualifications and experience

  • Education within business administration, management, engineering, or a related field, relevant experience might compensate for lack of formal education.
  • Experience with Project Management or People management or aspiring for such a challenge.
  • Knowledge or interest of Digital solutions and Applications in the ocean space.
  • Fluent in English, both verbal and in writing.

At KONGSBERG, we believe that diversity fuels innovation. We encourage you to apply, even if you do not meet every requirement. Research shows that women and minority groups are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. Your unique perspective is valuable to us. Your skills, attitude and perspective could be exactly what we are looking for!

This employment may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority, clearance through Civil Aviation Authority or a background check.

You are able to

  • Act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results.
  • Identify commercial opportunities and you have a strong positive impact on business growth and profitability.
  • Build a useful network of contacts and relationships and utilize it to achieve set goals.
  • Provide your team with a clear direction, inspire and coordinate others and keep them focused on set goals.
  • Develop people through delegation, empowerment, coaching and promote self-development.
  • Comply to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination.

What we can offer

  • An exciting and important position working for the world-leading supplier of maritime solutions.
  • International work environment and multidisciplinary team collaboration.
  • Professional development and career opportunities.
  • To take part in the green shift for the ocean space.

At KONGSBERG, "Protechting People and Planet" drives solutions, and diverse teams inspire innovation.

Work location

Point of contact
Ingar Tveiten, Vice President +47 958 85 151

Kongsberg Maritime is a technology pioneer, enabling a more sustainable future for our oceans. Our zero-emission integrated technologies advance the maritime industry and solve our customers' toughest problems. With unmatched competence, domain knowledge, innovation, and market reach, we are the trusted maritime partner. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales and service facilities in 35 countries

Our Global Customer Support division is responsible for Kongsberg Maritimes services, upgrades and support in the aftermarket. Our 3000 employees are present in 35 different countries around the world. During the operational lifetime of more than 30.000 installations, we ensure cost-efficient delivery of services, upgrades and spare parts in order to secure availability and predictability to our customers.

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