Courbevoie, FR, 92400

Fonction:  Gestion de Projet
Type d'emploi:  Temps plein
Expérience requise:  Expérimenté - plus de 5 ans
N° de l'offre:  72512

Senior Project Manager

About Nexans

Nexans is a global player in energy transition. Our purpose: ELECTRIFY THE FUTURE. For over a century, Nexans has played a crucial role in the electrification of the planet. With around 25,000 people in 42 countries, the Group is leading the charge to the new world of electrification: safer, sustainable, renewable, decarbonized and accessible to everyone. In 2021, Nexans generated 6.1 billion euros in standard sales.

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Job Description


Position : Senior Project Manager




  • Function : Package Manager
  • Country : France
  • Location : Courbevoie




  • Package Manager is organized in Project Management
  • This position shall ensure dedicated and close follow-up of large subcontracts




  • Responsible for planning, execution and follow-up of dedicated subcontracts
  • Ensure high quality and efficient project execution by close follow up of subcontracts and subcontractor's deliveries
  • Provide relevant input to Tender Purchasing Manager for relevant subcontracts


Areas of responsibility


Participate in tender process for specifically appointed subcontracts


  • Be a package manager for dedicated subcontracts during project execution
  • Manage the subcontracting process according to Nexans Project Execution Model
    • Organise the subcontract team and establish routines for follow up the subcontract
    • Ensure that subcontractor deliveries are according to the contract and optimal for the project
    • Close follow-up of subcontractor's performance and progress
    • Manage and track Variation Orders (Requests)
    • Close follow-up of costs
    • Report status to project manager


  • Participate in tender meetings and project meetings
  • In charge of the meetings with the appointed subcontractors


Expected results


During Tender Phase


  • Be an active contributor in establishing draft subcontract terms and conditions and exhibits
  • Ensure that enough internal costs and resources to follow up subcontracts are allocated at tender stage


During Project Execution


  • Ensure strong control of subcontractor's performance and progress during project execution
  • Ensure strong control of costs related to the subcontract
  • Ensure high quality and efficient project execution by close follow up of subcontractor and its deliveries
  • Perform subcontract follow-up according to Nexans Project Execution Model
  • Be an active contributor in the project to satisfy internal and external customers




  • Ensure that Subcontract Process in Nexans Project Execution Model works as a useful tool
  • Ensure high professional level in work performance



Position sizing


  • Handle 1– 5 subcontracts simultaneously
  • Turnover for one subcontract can be up to 150 MEUR
  • Interface with Project Manager, Project Engineer, Contract Manager, Project Planner, Document Controller, Project Controller, Project Purchaser, Tender Purchasing Manager, Legal Counsel


Required skills and qualifications


  • Business master's degree from university (min 5 years)
  • Extensive experience project management and/or subcontracting
  • Extensive experience from international negotiations
  • Experience from any of the following industries: offshore wind, oil&gas, onshore, maritime, construction
  • Fluent in English
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Efficient and able to achieve results
  • High working capacity and ability to multitask
  • Well-structured and executing tasks in an orderly and systematic manner
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Core Competencies:


  • Take Responsibility
  • Global Team Player
  • High Standards in Excellence
  • People Leadership and Initiative
  • Customer and Market Focus
  • Global vision



At Nexans, we recognize the differences that make each employee valuable and unique. The diversity of experiences, origins, personalities, gender and disability are considered key to our global ambition to lead the world in energy transition towards a sustainable planet. This is why we encourage diversity in our recruitment - Bring yours to Nexans, it is welcome!