Junior Project Manager

(32 – 40 U/W, Alkmaar)

No direct experience in the solar market but want to help with the energy transition? Start now as a Junior Project Manager and learn to manage your own project portfolio!

Who we are

ETURN realizes energy transition by building and maintaining energy projects. In doing so, we focus primarily on turnkey projects for the wholesale market. We are a relatively young and dynamic company experiencing strong growth. ETURN is in the middle of implementing the energy transition, with 14 people in the office and 40 installers on projects every day. 40 MW of solar power projects are expected to be completed by 2022, which is a total of more than 100,000 solar panels. Due to the expansion of our business, we are looking for a project manager.

Your position

As a Junior Project Manager at ETURN, you will realize solar energy projects and be the point of contact for clients and other stakeholders. You are responsible for your own portfolio of projects which you complete from preparation to delivery. You will ensure that these projects are delivered in a timely manner and as ordered. You will be working in the Operations department. Within this department you will work with project managers, process manager, work planners, warehouse worker, service engineers and installation teams. The Operations Department is supervised by the operations manager. When appropriate, you will be directed by the director.

In addition to contact with colleagues within the department, you will maintain contact with the sales and administration departments and work externally with project developers, client, subcontractors, logistics partners and suppliers.


  • Organizing projects;
  • Translate the assignment/technical design into a time schedule;
  • Directing engineers and process manager such that project preparation is completed both technically and substantively before commencement of work on site;
  • Contracting to and hiring subcontractors;
  • Purchasing materials according to pre-calculation;
  • Drive the logistics process;
  • Identify and document safety on construction site in V & G plan;
  • Ongoing coordination of multiple projects;
  • Directing the foreman of the installation team;
  • Coordinate scheduling installation teams with project management team;
  • Manage service technicians and process manager;
  • Identify and resolve risks to ensure quality and safety;
  • Timely detection and reporting of deviations regarding pre-calculation and planning;
  • Handling and delivery of projects;
  • Administer deliveries and returns;
  • Creating and analyzing post-calculations of projects;
  • Deal with any punch list from external inspection companies in a timely manner or respond to it substantively;
  • Conduct additional and less work negotiations with the client;
  • Ensure timely completion of projects;
  • Initiation of billing by financial administration;
  • Register installation in monitoring portal;
  • Prepare complete archive folder.

Your background

  • Technical understanding;
  • Eye for detail;
  • Affinity for sustainability;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Responsibility;
  • HBO working and thinking level;
  • Relevant work experience;
  • Demonstrated leadership skills;
  • Good social and communication skills;
  • Organizational qualities;
  • Flexible work attitude;
  • Good command of Dutch and English language in word and writing;
  • Heart of the matter.

What we offer

  • Salary dependent on experience;
  • Company car according to current tax laws;
  • Company laptop;
  • Reimbursement of €25 for mobile phone subscription;
  • The position is for 36 to 40 hours per week;
  • 20 vacation days on an annual basis, in addition extra time off between Christmas and New Year’s;
  • A friendly and informal work environment.

Type of employment: full-time, fixed-term
Type of employment: full-time, Permanent job

Salary: €3,250.00 – €4,000.00 per month


  • Flexible work schedule


  • Company car
  • Retirement
  • Phone Plan
  • Friday Afternoon Drink

Types of supplemental benefits:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Vacation money

Work Location: En route

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