Deadline: 11.11.2021

Project Manager with global experience and a strong business acumen



Do you have the experience to lead complex aquaculture projects typically valued at EUR +10M?


We are extending our team and are looking for a Project Manager with global experience and a strong business acumen.


AKVA group Land Based, Fredericia

Would you like to be responsible for design, engineering and installation of large complex aquaculture factories? Would you like to be part of our department journey to make strong and safe project execution part of our customer value proposition?


Welcome on board

AKVA group Land Based is experiencing significant growth and has high ambitions to increase internal process efficiency.

You will be part of an organization where cooperation, sparring and knowledge sharing across functions in a global organization is key, and where the work environment is informal with a high level of energy and humor.

The position is reporting to Head of Projects and is an extension of the current team of 8 highly skilled Project Managers, all focused on delivering safe and timely project execution with a high degree of customer interaction across a project potfolio of mixed size and complexity.

The position holds strong opportunities for personal development, both within project management and personal competences in a  work enviroment based on trust and freedom under responsibility.


The job

  • Lead internal team of Project Engineers (Mech/Elec), Technical Designers, Procurement, Supply Chain and third parties/vendors.
  • Managing client contract including changes in project scope and ensuring involvement of all relevant stakeholders.
  • Ensure all project deliveries are as specified by our customers - on-time, within budget and in the specified quality.
  • Together with the Site Manager you drive successful factory installation, final tests and commissioning with high customer involvement.
  • Primary work location will be Fredericia, Denmark, but depending on project assignment you should expect 10-30 travelling days per year.



  • You hold a bachelor or master’s degree in engineering or other relevant technical background
  • You have 2-5 years experience as a Project Manager with a proven track record of leading technical complex projects in a global set-up.
  • You have excellent leadership skills - naturally engaging and motivating your team – both as facilitator and as leader pushing for performance and quality
  • Knowledge of aquaculture is not a requirement, but experience with processing facilities is an advantage.


How to apply

You can read more about AKVA group here

Please submit motivational letter/CV via the link below. We will conduct interviews on a continuous basis and the  job advert will only be active until right candidate is found.





AKVA group is the leading technology and service partner to the aquaculture industry worldwide. The company has approx. 1.500 employees and officies in 11 countries. We are a public listed company operating in one of the world’s fastest growing industries and supply everything from single components to complete installations, both for cage farming and land based aquaculture. AKVA group is recognized as technology leader through more than 40 years.  

Contact person:
Mikael Denhardt
+45 22 65 94 00