Project Manager (m/f/d) - ADAM Audio GmbH

  • Focusrite
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Apr 21, 2023
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Project Manager (m/f/d) – ADAM Audio GmbH

Location: Ideally Berlin (remote working option included) or other suitable locations

Term: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Depending on professional experience

Your role:

We are seeking an experienced project manager to join our growing team overseeing and managing projects in our company based in Berlin. ADAM Audio GmbH (part of the Focusrite Group) makes high end monitoring systems for recording studios, home producers and installations. Our manufacturing is split between China and Berlin itself. The products we create make use of high specification acoustic components along with integrated firmware and software functionality.

As an integral part of our team, you will be responsible for leading project teams, managing timelines and budgets, and ensuring the successful delivery of our high-quality products.

We look to encourage a friendly work environment which offers employees a chance to exercise their curiosity and grow with the company. You will have ample opportunities to employ and practice both your people and technical skills.

What you'll be doing:

  • Lead and manage cross-functional project teams, including engineers, designers, and other stakeholders.
  • Develop and maintain project plans, timelines, and budgets.
  • Identify and mitigate project risks and issues.
  • Track project progress and report regularly to the Project Board, interfacing with group-wide stakeholders.
  • Manage project scope and ensure that projects are completed within budget and on schedule.
  • Communicate project status and updates to stakeholder and suppliers.
  • Work with product development teams to ensure that new products are developed and launched on time and within budget.
  • Build relationships with the teams and stakeholders.
  • Contribute to new improvements and processes, made scalable for ADAM Audio’s fast-growing delivery roadmap.

Your profile:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, business, or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in project management or change management.
  • Proven track record of successfully managing complex projects or initiatives, preferably in a product development environment.
  • Effective leadership and team management skills, with emphasis on coaching and on the fostering of effective collaboration.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A proficiency for analysis and problem-solving.
  • At ease with project management software such as MS Project or Jira.
  • Knowledge of the loudspeaker, hifi, or music technology industries is a plus.
  • Fluent spoken and written English and German.

If you have a passion for project management and product development, and a desire to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, then we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities for career growth and development.

We look forward to receiving your application!

About us

ADAM Audio GmbH is a rapidly growing, internationally positioned Focusrite AG company based in Berlin Adlershof.

We are one of the market-leading manufacturers of professional monitoring solutions. Our customers include renowned recording studios and well-known music producers all over the world, and our products have also been used to soundtrack numerous Oscar-nominated films in recent years.

Since 2019, ADAM Audio is part of Focusrite plc which houses ten other, highly respected pro audio brands: Martin Audio, Optimal Audio, Linea Research, Sequential, Oberheim, Focusrite, Focusrite Pro, Novation, Ampify Music and Sonnox. Our international team at the Berlin-based HQ and offices in the USA and China live their passion for music. We constantly drive ourselves to bring fresh ideas and new technologies to our high-quality products to meet the needs of pro audio enthusiasts and recording professionals alike.

We pride ourselves in providing some of the tools that empower creatives all over the world to bring their visions to life. Covering a wide range of products for different levels and budgets, we engage with artists, producers and engineers to become a companion throughout the various stages of their journey.

Our whole business is structured to let everyone contribute and be heard at all levels, and we make sure it’s a fun place to work. As a team, we work hard and support each other to master our individual tasks, building and developing the skills of talented and passionate people – to achieve a common goal. So, if you think you can bring something new to the mix, we look forward to hearing from you.

Benefits include:

  • AG Bonus Programme (company performance) as part of the Focusrite Group
  • Flexible working hours with pragmatic remote working solutions
  • Support with health care
  • Regular language lessons
  • Employee product discounts
  • Monthly staff & team events
  • FeelGood Manager in place
  • Pension Contribution Scheme

ADAM Audio is an equal opportunity employer. Our employees span a wide range of diverse backgrounds and we believe that embracing diversity is one of the keys to our future success.