Senior Project Manager


Would you like be part of the green energy transition and play a significant role in our carbon emission reduction mission?

We are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Project Manager to join our dedicated team of highly skilled colleagues, leading commercial projects mainly in Europe, North and South America in various technologies ranging from clean fuels, chemicals and clear air.

You will be integral to the project execution and you will manage a team of best in class engineers and specialists operating out of our offices in Denmark and India and collaborate closely with stakeholders across the global Topsoe organization, and of course many customers across the world.

Our hiring manager, Anders Helme, Head of Project Management refers to the job as:
“An excellent opportunity to make a positive difference in a company acting on change, and at the same time creating a better world with carbon emission reduction technologies. This job is part of our strong focus and commitment to solving all kinds of challenges our customers face”

Our exciting journey
If you want to be part of our exciting journey in times of change, and you want to work for the leading technology provider, with the vision “to be recognized as the global leader in carbon emission reduction technologies by 2024”, you have come to the right place! 

We know it is ambitious, but we believe our mindset, people, products and expertise are important assets to power a sustainable future. 

We are aiming for zero emission fuels and chemicals and to transform renewable electricity, biomass and waste into green hydrogen and other e-fuels to support a variety of industries working with the ambition to reduce their carbon emission foot print. 

What is the job about?

  • Clarify the exact project objectives to be achieved
  • Elaborate on Topsoes core interest in the project and identification of all external and internal stakeholders
  • Stakeholder management, with the ability to act and speak with authority on all levels of the internal organization and on customer side
  • Strong contract management and focus on technical, commercial, financial and legal risks in project
  • Execute projects as per strategy and KPIs, with adherence to budget, schedule and contractual performance obligations, and to the highest safety standard
  • Execute hardware projects ranging from Topsoe proprietary equipment supply to complex modular process units for our customers to install at site
  • Ensure that the quality and safety of the work carried out by the project team is in compliance with Topsoes quality and HSE procedures
  • Understanding that customer focus is the foundation for further selling
  • Drive knowledge-sharing and lessons learned.

How you excel as a Senior Project Manager in Topsoe – You have minimum a Bachelor degree in Engineering from a premier institute or Commercial background with strong technical exposure, and approximately 20 years of EP, EPC, EPCM experience. Certification in Project Management would be an additional asset. We are looking for personal drive and self-motivation. The ideal candidate can tick off the following: 

  • Experience in execution of complex projects (EP, EPC, EPCM), preferably in the Petro-chemical industry or similar areas
  • Experience in execution of technology projects including hardware and vendor interaction 
  • Strong in contract management
  • Commercial mindset and a holistic perspective to project management 
  • Sound commercial, financial and business understanding
  • Show leadership and commitment to front execution, make decisions and set direction for projects
  • Enjoy collaborating and interacting with multiple stakeholders across the organization as well as outside the organization
  • Acts and thinks globally
  • Ability to manage and motivate a project team to ensure flow of the project
  • Well-structured and maintain overview and manage complexity in multiple projects simultaneously
  • Result oriented and persistent in achieving results
  • Adaptable to frequent technical changes, development of new solutions and customer focus
  • Technical understanding of Chemical or Hydro-processing business is an advantadge. 


Further information
Your work place will be at our headquarters in Lyngby, Denmark.

If you would like to be part of a team of skilled and dynamic colleagues in an informal, inclusive and dynamic organization, please submit the motivation letter and a brief resume. The interviews will take place concurrently during the application deadline.

Application deadline
September 4, 2022

Topsoe is a global leader in developing green energy solutions and is heavily engaged in developing solutions for decarbonizing the hard-to-abate sectors, including steel, cement, chemicals, shipping, and aviation. Topsoe’s solutions produce essential renewable energy carriers, fuels, and chemicals of the future, such as green hydrogen, green ammonia, eMethanol, and eFuels. The company is headquartered in Denmark and serve customers around the globe. In 2021, our revenue was approx. DKK 6.2 billion with 2,100 employees. www.topsoe.com.