Best, NB, Netherlands

Project Manager Business Innovation

 Job Description:

Project Manager Business Innovation

Are you a self-starting Project Manager Business Innovation, who wants to work with the latest technology and who takes the lead in converting this into business? Do you get things done, and can you handle the uncertainty of innovation? Are you looking forward to make an impact in cleaner, greener energy for big public & commercial transport solutions?

Then join our energetic, international team!

Your Role:

As a Project Manager Business Innovation you will be responsible for managing and executing multiple innovation projects within the e-mobility Fast Charging Arena. You'll deal with the uncertain nature of innovation, manage multiple cross disciplinary projects and develop and manage various stakeholders. You will be part of the Business Innovation department (6 fte) and report to the Director Business Innovation. This department continuously identifies, creates and prepares innovative business ideas for the next generation value propositions, in alignment with stakeholders, and are prioritized according to the roadmaps.

Your tasks:

  • Managing innovative projects, prioritizing activities, and liaising with departments to fill gaps
  • Check and prepare management reports, budget, planning, design, and drawings.
  • Selecting of and working with third parties to ensure projects are delivered on time and to budget.
  • Communicate timely, efficient and open to keep everyone well informed of the progress.
  • Ensure SHEQ is up to standard and are ready for integration into our products.

Your skills:

  • BSc or MSc in electronics or electrical engineering, with s technical interest.
  • 5+ years relevant experience in project managing concepts from ideas to market readiness.
  • You'll have to have sufficient technical background to understand the topics, challenge technical decisions and guide the team to structurally manage all challenges.
  • Strong organizational and people management skills, practical and pragmatic problem solving skills, calm under pressure.
  • Knowledge of standards like NEN1010, VOB, NEN3140 standards (or equivalent foreign versions), certificates are an advantage, certificate VCA-VOL.
  • Knowledge of project financing and project management methodologies is a strong advantage (i.e. Prince2, Scrum, Agile, IPM, Lean, etc.).
  • Highly accurate, entrepreneurial and hands on.
  • Outstanding communication and stakeholder management skills
  • You enjoy realizing high visibility projects.


Heliox provides world class smart energy management solutions that are tailored and scalable within a fast changing e-mobility landscape. We are working towards a sustainable world where a seamless charging experience is the standard for every electric vehicle, and this transforms the way we power our everyday.

Founded in 2009, Heliox is the market leader in fast charging systems within public transport, e-trucks, passenger vehicles, marine, mining and port equipment. In 2017, the company installed one of Europe's first and largest rapid charging networks for the e-bus fleet in Eindhoven, The Netherlands; and over the past two years, has created model city energy ecosystems around the world in Den Bosch, Netherlands, Glasgow, UK and Montgomery County, US. Operating globally, the company is headquartered in the Netherlands with local presence in Germany, Sweden, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain and the United States.

Our company is unique, with lots of freedom and room for creativity. But with stiff goals and ambitions, too. We need to perform and we are looking for the best. When others push you back and say it cannot be done, you will prove them wrong by finding alternative ways. If you need to run the extra mile, you will do it. Because you make our ambitions happen.

Our offer

A challenging and pivotal role within a scale-up company with a mission to make the world a better place - and:

  • a competitive salary, good fringe benefits such as holiday allowance, bonus, pension scheme, 31 vacation days (FT), travel allowance, and training opportunities.
  • an open environment where you can continuously develop yourself.
  • a laptop and a mobile phone.
  • the energy at our office, with our fresh coffee (ground beans), our electric sit-stand desks, and a selection of fresh fruit.


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  Required Skills:

Management Skills Coffee Environment Bonus Mining Stakeholder Management People Management Electrical Engineering Energy LinkedIn BSC Problem Solving Travel Electronics Salary Scrum Integration Pressure Project Management Planning Engineering Design Communication Business Training Management