Project Manager (Groningen)


Anchormen is growing fast! For our challenging and complex projects, we are looking for a Project Manager who will be able to ensure the motivation, enthusiasm and quality of several projects. You are able to provide optimal advice, service and monitor deadlines while simultaneously manage and inspire our professionals to achieve the best results. Furthermore, you will be an ambassador in our roadmap for the agile/scrum approach. Meaning that you will be a Project Manager for the client, facilitate your team and make certain they follow agile processes in order to deliver maximum value to the customers.

As a Project Manager at Anchormen you are part of our PMO team and will ensure the qualitative and financial outcomes of the project. You will report requirements and SLA, monitor the planning, the budget and communicate with the management team and different stakeholders.

A diverse and challenging function, where technology is top priority. Will you strengthen our team?


  • You support the team in their agile way of working.
  • You are operationally responsible for the project (team).
  • You assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
  • You manage and report changes to the project scope, project schedule, project budget and escalate to management when needed.
  • You perform risk management analyses to minimize project risks.
  • You create and maintain concise project documentation.
  • You coordinate with other Project Managers on resource allocation and planning.
  • As a member of the PMO team you will interact with different stakeholders and connect the right people with each other.
  • You work closely with the delivery team and provide management information during the entire project.
  • You signal opportunities and threats and take them into account in a timely manner.
  • On average, you work 50% of the time at the Anchormen office and 50% of the time at the customer's location.

Your profile

  • You have a Bachelor's or Master's degree.
  • You have at least 2 years experience as a Scrum Master or IT Project Manager.
  • You have at least 2 years of experience working in an agile setting.
  • You have extensive knowledge and experience with Big Data in general.
  • You are communicative and are able to oversee projects and send them in the right direction.
  • You are able to clearly communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Experience with the Atlassian suit (JIRA, Confluence) is a plus.
  • You want to keep developing yourself in the latest technologies.
  • You are fluent in both English and Dutch.

About Anchormen

We help our clients to use Big Data in a smart way, which leads to new insights, knowledge and efficiency. We advise our clients on designing their Big Data platform. Our consultants provide advice, implement the appropriate products, and create complex algorithms to do the proper analyses and predictions.

Why Anchormen

Anchormen has an open working environment. Everyone is open to initiatives. You can be proactive in these, and have every freedom to allow your work to be part of our success. We don’t believe in micro-management, but give our people the freedom to function optimally. Hard work naturally also plays a part – but with enjoyment!

What we offer

  Friendly and cooperative colleagues 
  Progressive and tolerant company culture 
  Open-space working environment 
  Daily office fruit and snacks 
  Friday drinks 
  All the coffee you can consume 
Competitive market salary 
 Travel allowance
 Possibility to attend congresses and events
 Being part of a fast-growing and innovative company 
Training and development possibilities
 Bringing actual value to our clients 

Get in touch

Would you like to apply for this position? Send in your resume to our e-mail at If you have any questions, please contact Geoffrey Hesseling at 020 - 773 19 72.

Response to this vacancy by employment agencies and similar is not appreciated.


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