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Teamlead Projectmanagement

Would you like to be part of a dynamic organization with an ambition to continually improve project management success? Are you a seasoned PM? Then apply directly!

Dit ga je doen

As the Team Lead Project Managers, you are responsible for improving the performance of our Project Managers and our project success rate.

You do so by means of coaching the Project Managers and challenging their management products and way of working. You will also play a role in portfolio management setup and the creation of one organization approach to project and portfolio management.

Because of the size of the group of employed IT Project Managers (currently six), you will be managing a project yourself, next to your TL responsibilities. This may change over time, when the organization recruits more employed Project Managers.

Your responsibilities

  • HR responsible for our internal Project Managers;
  • Coach and sparring partner for all our Project Managers (between ten and fifteen);
  • Point of contact for all Project Managers regarding practical matters;
  • Resource Management for the PM team;
  • Guide new Project Managers in their responsibilities;
  • Review management products produced by Project Managers and owners;
  • Improve the organizations’s project success rate;
  • Help improve the organization project portfolio management.
  • Plaats


  • Vertical

    Retail & FMCG

  • Expertise


  • Aantal uren per week


  • Dienstverband


  • Vacaturenummer


Wat wij vragen

The organization has an dynamic environment, which means that they’re not as structured as they’d like to be, and not all relevant information is readily available. The organization is looking for people who aren't intimidated by this, but rather: are happy to find their way in spite of that.

  • The three most important characteristics of a successful Team Lead PM are: self-starter, assertive, pragmatic;
  • You must have completed an HBO/WO education or higher. Preferably in an industrial, business, technical or IT direction;
  • You must have at least seven years work experience as a Project Manager; 
  • Certified in Prince2 Practitioner, IPMA-C or similar, and preferably in a well-recognized Portfolio Management method;
  • Assertiveness helps in this: you approach people in an open-minded way, even people you don't know or who don't know you yet;
  • You challenge business peers, even if they have little affinity with IT; 
  • And finally, in everything you do for the projects, you are pragmatic, meaning: providing a minimum viable structure for project portfolio management; 
  • You enjoy sharing knowledge and people tend to seek your professional opinions;
  • You might be an experienced Project or Program Manager who likes to apply this experience in coaching Project Managers and facilitating project portfolio delivery; 
  • You have experience in or affinity with working in a production company with multiple production locations, and the dynamics that this entails;
  • You will be working in an international and dynamic environment;
  • Dutch or German is your mother tongue, or your command of one of these languages is flawless; you’re also fluent in English; 
  • You may also occasionally work in Germany.

Wat wij bieden

As a Team Lead Project Managers, you immediately start working for our client. We guide you with the right career move. Essentium facilitates and you choose. We believe in your talent. We support you where necessary to bring out the maximum in you.

The specific conditions can be discussed with the relevant account manager Wim Schot, available on 06 - 28 95 68 04 or Recruiter Marlies Moor 06-42297390.

Wie wij zijn

Essentium is a specialized employment agency. We offer recruitment services, talent development and consulting in the field of project management. We help public and corporate organizations to improve their projects. Our client portfolio consists of more than fifty companies such as NS, ASML and ING.

At Essentium, you will encounter the most driven talents in the world of project management. Talents who distinguish themselves on both a professional and personal level. Our professionals all have one thing in common: they are passionate about project management. They are driven, ambitious and eager to learn. Essentium supports this by offering various possibilities to improve themselves.

The combination of this peculiar view on talent development and knowledge of project management makes our services unique.  

Bij Essentium staan jouw vrijheid, ontwikkeling en succes centraal.


Vragen over de vacature?

Wim Schot