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PMO Manager (NL) RWE Renewables Offshore


Utrecht, UT, NL, 3521 AZ Essen, NW, DE, 45141


RWE Offshore Wind Netherlands B.V. 

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent



RWE Renewables pools the renewable energy expertise and interests in energy generating plant of the RWE Group.
Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, the PMO (Project Management Office) Manager shall have the capability and experience to manage a team, processes and systems for a large multi-million-pound project.


The Role & Responsibilities:

The PMO (Project Management Office) Manager will be deployed primarily on an Offshore project. He/she will play a key part in the project team and the successful candidate will manage the projects governance and procedural processes. The successful candidate will initially be involved in the development of the project governance and control structures and will then implement and maintain their use through the duration of the project. Within the project the candidate will manage functional  teams which include document controllers and planners and will also be expected to manage some other functional areas e.g. change control. In addition the PMO Manager will support the line function in the further development and implementation of processes and governance activities required across the project portfolio. The role includes a wide range of responsibilities, some of which are listed below:



  • Promote Health, Safety, Wellbeing & Environmental good practices.
  • In alignment with the RWE standard processes establish a controls framework to meet the specific project requirements.
  • Support the development of the project governance and establish the necessary project specific processes to accomplish these. The PMO Manager will lead the internal quality assurance, monitoring and audit of the governance processes and systems.
  • Roll out the processes and systems to the wider team and ensure that adequate training and awareness sessions are provided.
  • Support and manage the PMO Team in their day to day activities.
  • Co-ordinate and align with control functions which are not included within the PMO Team e.g. risk, cost, etc.
  • Coordinate and manage the development of project delivery schedules, the reporting tools incl. project progress and project management interfaces
  • Work with the Document Controls team to ensure that the document management needs of the project are satisfied.
  • Manage, implement and maintain the change control process across all functions on the project.
  • Manage the project resource recruitment and tracking process for the project and take an active role in the status and reporting of project resources.
  • Prepare weekly, monthly and adhoc reporting according to the project needs.
  • Work with other offshore wind projects across the RWE portfolio to ensure that the controls framework is consistent and where applicable is continually being improved.
  • Support and challenge the PMO team members to establish themselves and their roles in the team and be an ambassador for the PMO in the wider project organisation.



Knowledge and Skills:


  • Successful completion of a degree in engineering or similar
  • Previous experience as being a PMO Manager with experience in cost management, planning & scheduling, cost and schedule risk analysis, change control and information management
  • Experience in working in the offshore wind industry or large construction projects is an advantage
  • It would be advantageous if the candidate has experience using tools such as Primavera P6, Primavera Risk Analysis and an EDMS
  • Good IT skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office, like excel, word, powerpoint
  • Ability to manage time and workload effectively which includes planning, organising, and prioritising tasks
  • Ability to identify a problem or conflict, identify potential solutions and analyse the solutions leading to a recommendation for the optimum solution
  • Proactive and self-driven approach with good leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrable competency in leading and/or working within high performing, diverse, mixed discipline teams
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal (English)
  • Willingness to travel for specific tasks


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Any questions? Please contact Sebastian Emmelot 


We look forward to meeting you!


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE is a leading global player in sustainable energy and number 2 worldwide in offshore wind. The Benelux is one of the markets where RWE wants to further expand its sustainable energy portfolio. Offshore innovations are an essential part of RWE's sustainability strategy. RWE is participating in the Dutch offshore wind tenders. At the moment RWE is significantly expanding it’s Benelux team. We are looking for talented colleagues that want to work together with us developing the Belgium and Dutch offshore wind farms of the future and make a real difference in the energy transition.

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