IFCO Germany / IT

IT PMO Lead (m/f/d)

for our head office in 82049 Pullach near Munich (Germany).

IFCO is commencing a major multi-year IT transformation programme involving several IT related initiatives. To support this portfolio of change we are strengthening our PMO capability and looking to appoint an IT PMO Lead (m/f/d)

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About us:

Acquired from Brambles in 2019 by a partnership of Triton and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), IFCO is the world’s leading supplier of Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs). Sustainability and the concept of the circular economy is at the core of our business model. Our Reusable Plastic Containers (RPCs) are meant to be shared and reused for a more sustainable supply chain. We have been doing this since 1992.

In 2020 IFCO developed a five-year IT strategy to transform its IT capabilities to support the future business priorities.

Key responsibilities:

  • You develop and establish project governance and control forums and processes for the IFCO global IT
  • You clear terms of reference for governance forums, incl. attendees and chair
  • You are responsible for RAID (Risk, Issue, Action, Dependency) management and reporting templates
  • You design and implement a delivery methodology to be followed by IFCO IT projects / programmes
  • You establish Programme Management Office standards and processes
  • You manage the programme repository structure and documents incl. version control
  • You control the global IT project and program portfolio
  • You ensure project / programme foundations are in place and track plans, milestones and spend
  • You deliver cross-project reporting to the IFCO Board of Directors, IFCO Management and the IFCO Global IT

We expect:

  • You hold a university degree in business informatics, or comparable education with a high IT affinity
  • You gained at least 5 years of working experience as a Project Manager
  • You hold a professional qualification as project manager or other business qualifications desirably but not essentially
  • You have experience as a business analyzer
  • You gained a deep knowledge and experience in agile process models such as Scrum, as well as PMP methods
  • You prove a sound project management know-how, experience in the implementation of complex business projects and experience in the application of agile management methods
  • You are assertive, linguistically adept and have a confident demeanor
  • You enjoy working independently as well as working in a team and have good analytical-conceptual thinking skills
  • You have strong knowledge of MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Jira knowledge is a plus
  • You are fluent in English, German and additional languages are desirable

We offer:

  • A workplace in a sustainable and crisis-proof industry
  • Bright and modern offices
  • Appreciation and respectful interaction in an international team
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision-making paths
  • Further training opportunities
  • Flexible working hours and the possibility to work mobile
  • Free beverages
  • Company gym
  • Available parking space nearby
  • Easy accessibility by public transport


Please send your application, including your CV in English (mandatory) as well as your desired salary and your earliest possible date of joining to recruiting@ifco.com. We are looking forward to receiving your application.

IFCO MANAGEMENT GmbH |Zugspitzstr. 7 | D-82049 Pullach | Germany www.ifco.com

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IT PMO Lead (m/f/d)

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