Project Manager-Ports & Coastal (BB-B6377)

Found in: Neuvoo Bulk DK


Do you want to work for a market leading international consultancy on Ports, Coastal and climate adaptation projects? Do you have experience with design and management of marine projects? If your answer is yes, is here with an opportunity for you!


With over 93 offices worldwide, COWI is a leading international consulting group providing clients with innovative and sustainable solutions to complex challenges within transportation, energy, environment, water, industry, buildings and planning. Together with our over 6,500 dedicated professionals, COWI pushes the boundaries of engineering design around the globe.

COWI is a leading consulting group creating value for customers, people and societies across the globe. With employees in more than 30 countries, we are constantly looking to strengthen our competencies to support the challenges and opportunities we face every day. 

With a full set of world-class competencies within marine and foundation engineering combined with local presence and experience, our more than 300 dedicated professionals are ready to take on the most complex projects anywhere in the world – no matter how large or small. We manage our projects from offices located in Scandinavia, UK, Germany, Middle East, India, SE Asia and North America.

We want to be the best place to work. We promote a collaborative mind-set, work internationally and engage with our colleagues, clients and stakeholders.


As experienced project manager in Ports, Coastal and climate adaptation, you will be responsible for managing your own projects and working as discipline lead in larger projects. 

On day to day basis you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring successful project execution and delivery 
  • Project team members’ engagement
  • Delivering professional expertise to projects and to customers 
  • Continuously developing professional expertise for you and the team 
  • Building relations and sharing knowledge with peers and customers
  • Handling and communicating complexity of professional knowledge.
  • COWI is a leader within our field, because our employees are leaders within theirs. We invite you to learn from the best and expand your potential in an outstanding environment, where we collaborate on shaping tomorrow's societies. Alongside your manager, you outline the path for your development and build your expertise on a day-to-day basis, working on global and local assignments.


    Your skills are the key to our success. Working across borders and disciplines, we share knowledge and build strong relationships with colleagues and customers. You contribute your expertise and get to learn from the best.

    To succeed in this position, we believe that you are self-motivated and engaged with strong business understanding, able to work across disciplines. You thrive in complex environment by maintaining close costumer and employee relations. Along with that, you are good in developing practical solutions. You are motivated by developing others' qualifications and can see the potential in your employees.

    Furthermore, you shall:

  • Hold M.Sc. in Civil engineering with more than 10 years of relevant experience with design and management of marine works projects (met-ocean, coastal numerical modelling, coastal and port structures incl. breakwaters, jetties, quays, etc.)
  • Hold strong theoretical and practical knowledge especially in the fields of marine structures design 
  • Have a good insight in construction methods and contractor`s capabilities and restrictions
  • Have significant experience from managing and designing marine projects (port structures, coastal structures, hydraulics, climate adaptation) during all project phases, from conceptual design to detailed design, for contractors or as client's consultant. 
  • Have good communication skills in English (oral and written) as well as a Scandinavian language. 

    Please call Technical Director, Thomas Gierlevsen on tel. +45 56406838 OR Head of section, Ghassan El Chahal on tel. +45 56402426.


    Click on the APPLY button and tell us why you are the right person for this role. We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible since the recruitment process is ongoing. The application deadline is stated at the top of the page.


    COWI provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, COWI complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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