Project Manager
Essen International


Essen International are expanding their team in Stockholm.
Project Manager wanted.

We are looking for a talented and capable Project Manager with a progressive mindset. An individual with the ambition to transform ideas into reality, who is looking for an agency that will facilitate and support this pursuit. Thriving on a complete client journey – from identification to execution – you will be a key player with overall project responsibility. This in an environment with kind people who believe their job is more than just a job. We believe you feel the same.

Your profile

You’re a natural-born problem solver with experience in project management and with a good understanding of what it takes to build a relevant brand. You have the ability to identify possibilities and drive a business forward through innovative and strategic work. You love developing strong, long term client relationships, and you manage to do so thanks to your meticulous way of working, ability to unfold new knowledge and excellent communication skills. You also have a good understanding of change management and can easily switch between different projects and clients with different needs. Most likely, the right candidate for this job will have a university degree and previous experience from working at a design / ad agency, management consultancy, IT / digital or a market organization.

You are a natural team player with great structure and you have no problem with working in a high phase environment. But overall and most importantly, you are a humble person with a calling.

What we expect from you

  • Ability to identify potential clients and develop strong client relations

  • Ability to understand the clients perspective. It is a merit to have worked with project management from the client side

  • Strong knowledge in the value and profit of brand and design development

  • Meticulous and well organized

  • Great knowledge in consulting and developing brands based on our services

  • Implement brand processes that leads to a real change

  • Overall responsibility for managing project planning, budgeting and evaluation

  • Excellent verbal skills that enable you to sell your concepts to internal and external teams and stakeholders

  • Thriving in a high-paced environment and managing different projects simultaneously

  • Experience in planning, coordinating, and conducting user research activities

  • Fluency in written and spoken Swedish and English

About Essen International

From start-ups to industry icons, we evolve ideas and products into lifestyle brands.
Forty years of experience is coupled with a hungry digital drive. Maintaining our independence means we haven’t compromised our strive for perfection. Working across disciplines to transcend the traditional boundaries of design.

Married to Stockholm and San Francisco, our international team is as diverse as the clients we work with. Creating brands that resonate with people all over the world.

Please check out previous projects and clients at

What we offer

  • Working in an international environment, both internally and externally

  • Creative-friendly office space, with a sea view in the heart of Stockholm

  • Possibility for paid educational development

  • Full insurance benefits & health care contribution

  • Daily breakfast at the office

  • Joint activities ones a month! We love doing fun things together every now and then, and we strongly believe in the power of a happy bunch of people!

Location: Stockholm