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Job ID:  59644
Date:  Aug 4, 2022
On Site
Job function:  Manufacturing
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  Operations

Project Manager

DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™

Royal DSM is a global, purpose-led, science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. DSM’s purpose is to create brighter lives for all. DSM addresses with its products and solutions some of the world’s biggest challenges while simultaneously creating economic, environmental and societal value for all its stakeholders – customers, employees, shareholders, and society at large. DSM delivers innovative solutions for human nutrition, animal nutrition, personal care and aroma, medical devices, green products and applications, and new mobility and connectivity. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company was founded in 1902 and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. 

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Job Title:                    Project Manager


Department:               Improve Plant


Reporting To:                  Project Team Leader


Grade:                         C39


We have 1 permanent vacancy within the Improve Plant Department working on dayshift.


The Project Managers responsibilities will include:

  • Lead role in the implementation of projects on site from initial scope development through to implementation, including detailed design, construction and commissioning.
  • Adherence to the DSM Management of Change process throughout the project life cycle.
  • Development and preparation of relevant project design and construction documentation as befits a project within a complex chemical site.
  • Application of engineering project management principles to allow appropriate implementation of projects, including supervision and performance management of contractors and liaison with authorities as necessary.
  • Defining and monitoring relevant project plans to ensure activities are performed as planned and taking corrective action as required.
  • Detailed planning of projects with respect to time, resources and costs and monitoring throughout the project life cycle to ensure the project is fully resourced in all aspects.
  • Reporting on status and progress to leadership as appropriate.
  • Working closely with Operations and Maintenance to monitor and optimise the efficiency, output and quality of the installation.
  • Liaising with the engineering community within DNP and DSM.
  • Demonstrating a proactive approach towards SHE management (risk assessments, PHRA, HAZOP and Safestart).


The successful candidate will be a graduate with an appropriate engineering degree, preferably mechanical, and a minimum of 5 years relevant industrial experience. Other essential behaviours are being flexible, team player, good communication, problem solving and organisational skills.


This position is also being posted externally on the company internet, therefore please apply for this post via the intranet page,  On this web page you will fill in your contact details and attach your cv. 




Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Royal DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext. For more information about DSM see or connect on 

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