Project Management
Arnsberg, Germany
Application due: March 23 2024


Project and Team Leader

Do you want to make a difference and develop yourself? Then Perstorp is the right employer for you!

Global reach with a strong local presence and long-term committed owner

Perstorp is a global leader in several market segments for speciality chemicals and is represented in 26 countries, with production sites in Europe, Asia and North America. Stability is provided by PCG/Petronas, an industrial, long-term orientated owner.

Perstorp fosters a warm leadership culture. We look after each other and the world around us. Care is a core value of our company. We take responsibility and deliver what we promise. We constantly strive to work smarter and better. If you share these values, you will fit in with us.

For the "Global Technology & Investments" (GTI) division we are looking for a

Project and team leader (m/f/d).

In this role you will report to the Director Global Projects. GTI is based in Sweden, and you will be located at the Bruchhausen site in Arnsberg, Germany. You will join an international advanced chemicals company focussing on larger chemicals as well as downstream derivatives and specialty solutions with significant growth and expansion in mind. You will make an important contribution to this process. Perstorp Group is growing and a number of investment programmes in Operations are in the pipeline. GTI is a department within the Operations function. It is responsible for setting the company's overall technology strategy and focuses on delivering technology solutions through investment projects and improving plant performance at all Perstorp production sites around the world.

Due to a growing project portfolio at the Bruchhausen site, we see it as a success factor to hire a Project Manager and Team Leader there. You will be based at Perstorp's site Bruchhausen and will manage the entire project portfolio on site. This will include responsibility for actively supporting the development of a culture of safety and continuous improvement and managing all activities to ensure projects are completed on time and on budget. The employment contract is subject to German law.

Awareness and professional experience that safety is the highest priority in our organisation is essential. The job holder has full decision-making authority within the agreed budget and priorities.

Further tasks

  • Management of the GTI project portfolio for the Bruchhausen site;
  • ensure that projects are clearly defined and accurately managed;
  • responsibility for project resources;
  • development and tracking of budgets and targets for projects;
  • management of and participation in steering groups.


  • Master's or Bachelor's degree (or comparable qualification) in an engineering subject;
  • proven leadership qualities;
  • more than 10 years of professional experience in the process engineering industry, specialising in engineering and design;
  • proven skills in the organisation and structuring of complex tasks;
  • proven experience in the management of matrix organisations;
  • Written and spoken German and English.

Personal profile

  • Good structuring and analytical skills, strategic abilities and a practical approach to implementation;
  • strong in execution and ability to attract attention, persistent expert;
  • excellent communication skills and strong ability to build internal and external relationships;
  • ability to diagnose complex problems and successfully treat them proactively;
  • a strong operational profile, coupled with strategic thinking and a structured way of working.

We offer

  • A challenging and responsible management role in a dynamic company;
  • attractive remuneration and benefits;
  • opportunities for professional and personal development.

We look forward to receiving your application, please send your application, stating your possible start date and your salary expectations in English via “apply on-line” to Johan Wikemark, Director Global Projects, [email protected], mobile +46 739 744 582.


Michaela Weise

HR & Communications Manager Site Bruchhausen

+49 293 249 815 0

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