Project Management Trainee, Jyväskylä

Secure Land Communications (SLC), an Airbus business unit, offers advanced communication and collaboration solutions to gather, process and deploy intelligence. Its portfolio is tailored to the needs of Public Safety, Defence and Transport, Utility and Industry (TUI). It includes infrastructures, devices, applications and services based on Tetra, Tetrapol and Broadband technologies (either single, hybrid or multi-technology solutions). As the European leader and a key international player, SLC has customers in more than 80 countries and employs around 1,150 people in 17 countries. In Finland, Airbus Defence and Space Oy employs around 370 people in Helsinki and Jyväskylä.


We are now looking for a Trainee to join Project Management team in our Jyväskylä office.


You get to work with interesting things

This is your chance to get a comprehensive view of project management by supporting in monthly project planning and financial updates. You will contribute to improvement initiatives run by Operational Manager/head of PMOs. Your tasks will include e.g. making analyses of the data in our systems to support project managers, finance and head of PMO in their work. Additionally, you will run specific resource reports for line managers and project managers during monthly updates as well as propose new ideas for the way of working in order to streamline activities and remove manual work.


What we expect of you

You are preferably aiming for a technical or science degree. Knowledge of Jira, Confluence, Atlassian plug-ins, MS project and Unified planning are considered beneficial. A fluent English language skill is a prerequisite and other languages are seen as an advantage. We expect you to have a capability to produce short guide lines and trainings which requires an independent way of working and an ability to efficiently process given information.


The selected applicant is subject to a Standard Security Clearance conducted by the Finnish Security Intelligence Service.


The employment will start preferably in beginning of March and continue until end of 2021. The position is full-time during summer 2020 and part-time (at least 3 days a week) during other times.



About our Trainee Programme

As our trainee, you get to be part of a community of like-minded colleagues. We offer insight to our business with regular informative pop-ups and organize fun after work activities. To support you during your traineeship you will get a mentor who will introduce you to our company and working environment. International atmosphere gives you the chance to brush up your language skills and to work with people from various backgrounds. We offer you a salary based on recommendations and good benefits such as lunch benefit, sports & culture benefit and occupational health care.


Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter via the link below by 31.1.2021. We will start interviews as the applications arrive so please submit your application as soon as possible. For further information, please contact Head of PMO Jyväskylä Katri Honkonen, +358 50 384 3772.


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