Bühler is the global specialist and technology partner for plant and equipment and related services for the grain processing and food production industries as well as for the manufacture of advanced materials. Bühler operates in over 140 countries and has a global payroll of more than 10,600.

The Grain and Food division is the globally acknowledged leader in the provision of solutions and services for processing agricultural commodities into foods and feeds. The division’s promising business development now requires the further expansion of its Engineering functions. For our subsidiary Bühler Praha s.r.o. we are looking for:

Project Manager

For our team in Prague we are looking for Project Manager


  • Supervise the final negotiations for the allocated project and provides the execution strategy
  • Ensures that the project schedule baseline is signed by the involved parties at the start of the project
  • Manage and lead the project team in order to achieve and further improve the cost, schedule, quality and EHS targets
  • Perform proper risk and opportunity management
  • Ensure proper deviation management within the project. Assess, approve and expedite technical aspects of change orders and define effective claim strategies towards clients, partners, subcontractors, etc.
  • Prepare and perform Project Reviews as requested, report according Bühler Project Management process
  • Responsible for the site briefing meeting; Ensures that all site relevant documents are handed over to site personnel.
  • Liaise with the Project Management Office to establish, implement and maintain operating standards to ensure quality project results and customer satisfaction
  • Develop and maintain corresponding relationships with clients, partners and main subcontractors to ensure smooth operation of projects and smooth dispute resolution
  • Establish, implement and maintain operating standards to ensure quality project results and customer satisfaction
  • Capture return of experience and best practice, apply lessons learned. Organizes and accomplish a debriefing meeting
  • Supervise, support and coach the Project Team Members, provide input to project people performance reviews to functions

What do we expect from you?

  • Degree or comparable experience in civil or mechanical engineering
  • Work experience in plant layout design and project management
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD software (or similar software)
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong teamwork and leadership skills
  • Customer focus
  • Strong planning and organizing skills
  • Sound judgment and decision making skills
  • Ability to anticipate, identify and manage risk
  • Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Ability to work in a matrix organization
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to interface effectively with people inside and outside of the company
  • Industry-, as well as general business and financial knowledge
  • Ability to be detail oriented without losing sight of the big picture
  • Comfortable working on multiple projects at one time. Able to plan and organize work in order to meet project dates and objectives

What can you expect from us?

  • International experience and interesting project work
  • Working for successful company with sustainable prospects for the future
  • Development and training opportunities
  • Support from experienced manager and learning from senior colleagues
  • Wide technical & modern environment with interesting challenges
  • Professional environment with an open communication culture
  • Career development opportunities
  • 25 days of holidays
  • Yearly bonus
  • Flexible working hours
  • up to 40% of home office
  • Contribution for a new phone 7 500 CZK
  • Corporate mobile plan O2
  • Meal allowance 80 CZK / work day
  • Benefit Plus 15 600 CZK / year
  • Multisport card 400 CZK / month
  • Great coffee and fruit in the office

If we have sparked your interest and you want to work in a successful team, we are looking forward to your application.

Information about position

Bühler Praha s.r.o.
Pikrtova 1737/1a, Praha – Nusle
Required education: Bachelor's
Required languages: English (Proficient)
Benefits: Bonuses, Cell phone, Notebook, Flexible start/end of working hours, Meal tickets / catering allowance, Holidays 5 weeks, Educational courses, training, Cafeteria, Refreshments on workplace, Contribution to sport / culture / leisure, Opportunity to work up hours, Foreign business trips
Listed in: Mechanical engineering, Technology and development, Manufacturing and industry, Project Manager, Process engineer
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Permanent
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Bühler Praha s.r.o., Miriam Zábrženská