Chief Project Manager (CPM)

Project Management Office is looking for a
Chief Project Manager
Our employees describe Volvo Penta as a great place to work, built upon respect and commitment. We encourage people to take individual responsibility and offer exciting assignments in a highly innovative environment. We strongly believe that high performance comes from having fun at work, and the courage to think outside the box. Our people make the difference!
The role
As a Chief Project Manager you will plan, control and coordinate activities carried out within your projects. You will obtain the necessary project resources from the line organization within the entire company and bring out the best of your project teams. You are responsible for leading the complete projects in a way that technical and commercial targets are met.
The position offers excellent opportunities for you to use your own initiative and to carry out continuous improvements to the operation.
Who are you?
  • High ability to lead, coordinate and motivate team members. You are an appreciated and experienced leader.
  • Proven capability of managing complex projects with high business impact. Project management experience from Volvo Group and Volvo’s development process are beneficial merits.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills. You can easily reach across functions, processes and organization when needed.
  • You have a MSc degree in engineering or equivalent
For more information, please contact:
Johan Bäckman, Manager Chief Project Management, +46 31 3236996

About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

With Volvo Penta, a world-leading supplier of engines and complete drive systems for marine and industrial applications, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who works with passion, trust each other and embraces change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

We want to get to know you

Application Process


An email confirmation will be sent as soon as you submit your application. After this, it is still possible to update your personal profile.


If selected for an interview, you will be contacted with information about the following process steps: second interview, assessments and references.


All candidates will be notified when a final candidate is selected for the job. You can choose for us to keep your resume in our database and activate a search agent that will look for other jobs that match your profile.


When you begin your employment, you will receive an introduction to help you quickly become part of the team and start working with your tasks in the best possible way.


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