Shippeo

Shippeo

Project Manager - Düsseldorf office

  • Permanent contract 
  • Düsseldorf
  • > 1 year

The company

Shippeo

Shippeo

  • Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning, Logistics
  • From 50 to 250 employees

The job

Project Manager - Düsseldorf office

  • Permanent contract 
  • Düsseldorf

About

Shippeo, the European leader in supply chain visibility, gives shippers, carriers, and end-customers instant access to predictive and real-time information of every delivery.

Shippeo’s machine-learning, proprietary algorithm dynamically calculates ETAs allowing shippers to quickly anticipate problems, proactively alert end-customers, and efficiently manage exceptions. Shippeo helps market-leading companies leverage transportation to deliver exceptional customer service and achieve operational excellence.

Founded in 2014, Shippeo tracks more than 5 million loads per year throughout Europe and connects to carriers in more than 62 countries. Shippeo’s more than 90 employees have 22 different nationalities, and speak 20 languages!

Job description

Shippeo is looking for a Project Manager to lead the implementation of Shippeo in our German and European customers’ organizations. The position is based in our Düsseldorf office.

Reporting to the Project Director, as a Project Manager your responsibilities will include:

  • Manage the implementation of Shippeo for a defined number of customers and own responsibility for the success of the project implementation by the deadlines.
  • Guide the customer through the whole implementation – lead the kickoff meeting, collect customer information and data, prepare the planning, supervise the technical setup, train the key users, handle regular reporting, lead change management
  • Set up and feed project management tools to log and share project summary, status updates, follow-up tasks and key metrics
  • Organize and lead weekly customer project meetings or calls to provide updates on onboarding progress and ensure that all aspects of the project are aligned
  • Work closely with our Customer Success team to ensure project management delivery is aligned with customer needs and priorities
  • Identify risks and issues to effectively delivering the implementation as planned and build a risk mitigation plan
  • Contribute to steering committees to review goals, progress, risks, and opportunities.
  • Coordinate and lead the internal teams involved on the implementation (Product, Support, Carriers onboarding)

What we offer:

  • Perfect timing to join Shippeo as we’re experiencing fast growth in Europe! 
  • An entrepreneurial environment with a lot of autonomy and responsibilities 
  • A strong team spirit within an inspirational and multi-cultural team consisting of truly smart and highly motivated people
  • Very competitive package 
  • Plenty of offsites, weekly beers and team parties 

Preferred experience

  • A Bachelor’s degree, MSc preferred with tier-one business or engineering school.
  • Excellent ability to multi-task and prioritize workload.
  • Good judgment, strong problem solving and pragmatic approach.
  • 1 year of experience working in an Analyst or Consultant type role at a consulting firm
  • Travel for key meeting, may vary based on internal and client requirements.
  • Native German and full professional proficiency in English. Full professional proficiency in a third language would be a strong advantage.

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Shippeo

Shippeo

Project Manager - Düsseldorf office

  • Permanent contract 
  • Düsseldorf
  • > 1 year
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