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Nantes Cedex 2, FR

Function:  Project Management
Job Category:  Project Management

Project Manager H/F

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Power are proud to offer our customers the world’s widest network of maritime expertise and the full portfolio from engines to lifecycle solutions. 

We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


Within Wartsila Marine Power, you will be integrated in an exciting international project management of professionals that lead projects to success worldwide.


Integrated into the "Project Management" department, you will be in charge of ensuring the success of the projects, both in terms of organization and quality. You will ensure adherence to deadlines and cost monitoring in accordance with customer agreements. You will work in an international environment, primarily for "Marine" clients.


More specifically, you will be responsible for:


  • Ensuring control of the design in accordance with the client's specifications
  • Coordinating the actions of the various stakeholders and ensure communication with our customers and our suppliers.
  • Managing the financial aspect of the case, control and justify deviations
  • Ensuring the contractual relationship and compliance with our obligations
  • Negotiating any amendments to the contract


To be successful in this role, we expect you to have:


  • Higher education in the technical and/or maritime field (or equivalent experience)
  • Significant experience of at least 5 years in the field of project management
  • Good understanding of the world of ship building.
  • Proficiency in IT tools (Pack Office, SAP)
  • Fluency in English
  • Independency and proven skills in negotiation and customer contact


Why you and us

We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership and taking responsibility of our work. We support each other’s growth and co-creation is the true basis of our innovation. We have courage to see opportunities and take initiative. 
We are authentic and honest, and we strongly believe in a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. We don’t always get it right the first time, and if mistakes are made, we make sure to learn and grow from them. We want everyone to voice their opinions freely. That is why we have built an environment that empowers you and everyone around you, and where you can feel safe and cared for. Are you eager to be part of this ambition? 



Last application date: 14/12/2022 


At Wärtsilä we value, respect and embrace all our differences, and are committed to diversity, inclusion and equal employment opportunities; everyone can be their true self and succeed based on their job-relevant merits and abilities. 


This is Wärtsilä 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. Our team of 17,000 professionals, in more than 200 locations in 68 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on