Junior Project Planner PMO (all genders)

18 May 2022
19 May 2022
Zalando is seeking a Junior Project Planner to support our most complex fulfillment center investment projects which enable our European logistics network expansion. Are you passionate about project management and eager to help us create and maintain complex schedules in infrastructure projects? Come and join our team.
At Zalando, our vision is to be the starting point for fashion - one that is inclusive by design. We only assess candidates based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. We welcome applications from people of all gender identities, sexual orientations, personal expressions, racial identities, ethnicities, religious beliefs, and disability statuses. We only want to know why you're great for this role, so please avoid including your picture, age, and marital status in your CV as well.

We want to provide you with a great candidate experience. Please feel free to inform us of any accommodations you may need, so we can best support and assist you throughout the hiring process.

do.BETTER - our diversity & inclusion strategy: https://corporate.zalando.com/en/diversity-inclusion
Our employee resource groups: https://corporate.zalando.com/en/diversity-inclusion/our-employee-resource-groups
  • You will be responsible for our schedules on a multi-project level; a natural passion for and ability to dive deep and understand complex dependencies of schedules therefore is a must
  • As you are excited about project management tools, it is no barrier for you to become our pro-user and get-to person in all schedule related questions
  • Support our Senior Project Managers within large-scale logistics construction projects in all phases from project initiation to project closing by creating and owning the schedules in close alignment with all stakeholder across business units (Warehouse Operations, Logistics Development, Portfolio Management, Architecture & Construction, Legal, Indirect Procurement, Finance, Facility Management and other departments)
  • Identify process improvement opportunities and implement best-practices to maximize reliability and efficiency of our processes
  • You have an Apprenticeship in office management or similar a education
  • You have passion for organizational topics, if you are detail oriented and have first experience in project management
  • A Project Management certification (e.g. GPM/IPMA, PMI, Prince II) is a plus
  • Being familiar with IT tools and systems such as Microsoft / Google office and MS project (or similar) are a plus
  • You are able to manage a diverse group of internal and external stakeholders. Enthusiastic about interdisciplinary work and continuous learning
  • You are fluent in English and German are important
Career Development
  • We offer peer-to-peer performance reviews twice a year
  • Learn and develop through our extensive Zalando training platform
  • Join regular all-hands, team meetings, Q&A-sessions, and quarterly anonymous employee surveys to ask your questions and provide your feedback
  • Support from an international team of experts; mentoring and professional development opportunities

  • 2 days paid leave per year for volunteering
  • Minimum of 27 holiday days per calendar year
  • Online sports courses, wellbeing, and nutrition advice offered by Humanoo personal wellbeing coach app
  • Mental wellbeing support by our Employee Assistance Program and professional consultants to help you find health resources

  • Flexible working hours
  • Relocation assistance for internationals
  • If you work from an office in your role, a choice of office equipment to be delivered to you, to support you working from home due to COVID-19 safety

  • Access to the employee shares program
  • 40% shopping discount on products shipped and sold by Zalando, and 30% discount on Zalando Lounge
  • Discounts from a wide range of external partners

  • Employee parents' forums and employee resource group
  • Supported transition into and out of parental leave, with a buddy and re-onboarding plan
  • 3 fully-paid child sick days per year
  • Free counselling, assistance, and referral service for all matters concerning yourself and your family via the F├╝rstenberg Institute
It's the perfect time to join Zalando on our journey, from being a pioneer in the world of e-commerce, to the starting point for fashion in Europe. We connect customers, brands, and partners across 23 markets.

Help us drive digital and sustainable solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 46 million active customers through a team of diverse skill-sets, cultural backgrounds, and interests.

Our values: https://jobs.zalando.com/en/our-founding-mindset

do.More - our sustainability strategy: https://corporate.zalando.com/en/sustainability

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Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.