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Project Manager

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Are you the kick-ass Project manager we are looking for?

FORWARD is a fast-growing company with a start-up mentality. We have a strong partnership with Salesforce, implementing their Customer 360 Platform (Commerce, Marketing, Service, Sales, Community Cloud, Datorama, DMP, …) in the enterprise market.

It is an incredible time to join our team and work in a team of highly motivated people who are constantly striving for the best solution with the highest quality. FORWARD is one of the most successful independent Salesforce solution provider in the Benelux, present in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Spain. We have offices in cities such as Hasselt, Antwerp, Eindhoven, Valencia and of course one at every home of our employees 😉

A Project Manager at Forward is responsible for… managing projects! In other words, the realization and follow-up of different projects. You represent our client and ensure that the intended project result is realized without losing sight of our tribe member’s needs. 

What will you be doing?

Coordinating and being responsible for the follow-up of projects, meaning: 

  • identifying and formulating the needs and expectations of our customer; 
  • defining concrete deliverables and intermediate steps, drawing up the project schedule and evaluating the necessary resources for the realization of the project; 
  • ensuring a good coordination with the client, both at the start and during the project progress; 
  • ensuring optimal communication and coordination with various internal and external parties (IT, Tribe Counsil…) 
  • ensuring that the result is delivered within the right timeframe by various parties 
  • You monitor the quality of projects together with the delivery manager 
  • Deadlines are sacred to you. You ensure that, together with the project team, you achieve the agreed delivery times within time and budget and with acceptable risks. 
  • You have discussions with external parties (customers, suppliers, Salesforce) 

Your profile

  • You have at least 1 year of experience as a Project Manager. 
  • You are a people manager and you like to be close to people. 
  • You are eager to learn, assertive, you can cope with some stress and are result-oriented. 
  • You have a great sense of responsibility. The customers, stakeholders and Forward tribe members are the center of your attention. 
  • You can express yourself fluently in Dutch and English. French is a plus. 
  • Experience within an enterprise IT -and/or SAAS environment is a big plus. 
  • The E-commerce world is your comfort zone, where CRM and marketing are part of your natural language. 
  • Agile has no surprises for you. 

What’s in it for you

  • Competitive salary
  • Company car 
  • DKV (Healthcare) insurance
  • Pension plan – because everybody will get old at some point
  • Mobile data plan – because we all love Spotify and Instagram
  • Free lunch and a supply of coffee, fruit, candy, soup and other great stuff
  • We ensure you can grow and keep track of technologies by workshops, training courses and conferences. We provide you with the right certifications.
  • Fun after-work events.
  • You can be part of a very motivated team and a fast-growing company.
  • A kickass MacBook Pro or equivalent PC.
  • Investment in training and certifications.
  • Since we believe in a hybrid way of working and a good work/life balance, you’ll also be able to order an electric desk, ergonomic chair and second monotor on our expense, to setup you home office.

How to apply

Are you the candidate we are looking for? Convince us! Fill in the box below or send your resume to jobs@forward.eu.

Forward

FORWARD is a fast-growing company with a start-up mentality. We have a strong partnership with Salesforce, implementing their Customer 360 Platform (Commerce, Marketing, Service, Sales, Community Cloud, …) in the enterprise market.

You can join us at one of our great locations (e.g. Corda Campus (Hasselt) / Antwerp / Amsterdam / …)  and work in a team of highly motivated people who are constantly striving for the best solution with the highest quality. Our working policy is aligned with current health measures, so Forward has now opened 50 more offices at home.

If it isn’t fun, why do it? We care about our clients, our client’s clients – and the fun we have in doing it.

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    What do we offer?

    • A dynamic company culture
    • The opportunity to work with international colleagues
    • No 9 to 5 mentality
    • Free and healthy lunches
    • A competitive salary
    • Great customer challenges
    • A chance to learn Salesforce via our certification program
    • On-the-job career development
    • A number of interesting benefits
    • Work for national and international brands
    • A fully equipped home office and ‘work from anywhere’ mentality
    • A nice ride
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