Project Manager - Rudder

Join us at Kongsberg Maritime in the Propulsion & Handling Division and be a part of shaping the future of marine technology with your expertise.

We are currently seeking a Project Manager with a passion for driving profitability and enhancing revenue streams through effective project management and technological innovation. This is an opportunity to become an integral part of our journey towards creating sustainable, predictable and profitable business together.

As a Project Manager, you will be at the forefront of managing and delivering our rudder products to both Naval and Commercial sectors. Your primary role will be to ensure seamless coordination from contract signing to warranty completion, focusing on timely, cost-efficient, and high-quality delivery. You will be the main point of contact for our esteemed clients, emphasizing customer satisfaction while simultaneously driving revenue and cash flow improvements.

Lead meaningful projects. Protechting People and Planet is our goal.

Qualifications and experience

  • A financial or technical background, preferably with project management experience.
  • Technical understanding of propulsion systems is advantageous.
  • Familiarity with our ERP system, Baan, is beneficial, offering a significant advantage in this role.
  • Proficiency in English, both written and verbal; additional languages are a plus.

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.
  • 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.
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively.
  • communicate in a clear, precise and structured way.
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals.

What we offer

  • International work environment and multidisciplinary team collaboration.
  • Professional development and career opportunities.
  • Competitive pay and benefits.
  • We offer flexible working hours and the option to work remote or from home office.

Work Location

Point of contact
Jonas Johansson, Director Projects +46 70 219 44 10


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 Propulsion and Handling division delivers world class products for propulsion, handling systems, motion control and waterjet for all marine industry sectors including merchant, offshore and naval. Our products enhance operational efficiency and deliver safe, secure, reliable and sustainable products to our valued customers.

KONGSBERG is a leading global technology group. Throughout our proud two hundred year history, we have continuously advanced, applying innovative solutions to the needs of our customers, partners and society at large. We believe diversity is our strength. By fostering an inclusive and diverse culture we nurture and ensure space for different perspectives and ideas. We are determined in our work to mature and improve our ability to utilize our diversity and culture of differences to create positive business results.

Protechting people and planet