Project Manager Digital Workplace

In the coming years, our Client will build a series of other sustainable connections to make our environment live-able, healthier and better for everyone. Innovation and digitalization are two crucial elements in this process.

To realize this ambition, they are looking for a Project Manager Digital Workplace.

Function description

As Project Manager, you will dive into the infrastructure and construction world of tomorrow, more specifically the "Digital Site" and the asset management of tomorrow. In doing so, you will supervise technological & innovative projects - from start-up to implementation - that directly contribute to the execution of the Client's main tasks.

You will be part of a small core team that is supplemented ad hoc with technology experts and work closely with all stakeholders on the future-oriented technological applications. Creating added value, correct implementation and timing are key.

- You lead from A to Z technology projects related to the realization of the "Digital Yard" and smart asset management.

- You attract and contract development & realization partners for technological applications.

- You draw up functional and design specifications.

- You intensively involve direct stakeholders and consult with internal and external customers/partners on requirements ('use cases'), functionalities and technical solutions and take decisions based on the insights obtained.

- Based on your project approach and passion for the subject matter, you guide and support proof-of-concepts, testing, implementation and delivery.

- You bear responsibility for the realization of your projects (added value, timing, scope, ...).

- You work alternately in the office and in the field (during implementation)

Job requirements

- You hold a Master's degree (industrial sciences, engineering, IT...) and have extensive, relevant experience.

- Certificate in Azure Data Fundamentals is of great value

- Experience within government context is required.

- Experience within construction and infrastructure sector is required (context working with contractors).

- You have project management experience in the field of automation and the setting up and operationalization of big data.

- You are eager to learn and passionate about new technological evolutions in the industry (machine learning, IoT, Artificial Intelligence, virtual reality, augmented reality... ).

- You have a strong focus on progress and work in a result-oriented way, without losing sight of the management of risks. An agile way of working and implementing is not foreign to you.

- You are organizationally strong and dare to take decisions. A complex organization does not scare you. You create a clear structure and planning in order to optimally steer your team and realize the project.

- You have a keen eye for the impact that change has on stakeholders and you are a team player who succeeds in building bridges through open, participative and constructive communication. Integrity, proactive action and analytical thinking are part of your DNA.

- You are sufficiently assertive to negotiate with respect for every point of view, but with a focus on progress.

- You are constantly looking for improvements. You see opportunities in changes rather than threats.

- You communicate fluently in Dutch and English, both written and spoken


- An innovative organization where you work from the first line on unique infrastructure projects.

- A flexible work environment with a lot of autonomy in a young and dynamic organization.

- A brand new, modern office environment in the heart of Antwerp.

- Starts on 1 June 2022

- Regime minimum 0.8 FTE

- Duration foreseen for a period of 7 months (1 June 2022 to 31 December 2022).

- In case permitted by corona measures: at least 50% of the work will be carried out at the office.

Organizational and departmental definition

We need to receive your application before May 11th at noon.


Patrick Michielsen Partner