Senior Project Planner Yacht building

Referentienummer MIJL03195, Amsterdam , Nederland

Project Management

We are looking for a Senior Project Planner who can ensure that the most luxurious and high-quality superyachts in the world can be built in The Netherlands!

This role is indispensable for project management and the operational construction team. You would plan one project at a time, so the overall planning of that superyacht would be your responsibility, as well as managing important project milestones. 

Please note that only candidates already living in The Netherlands or EU will be considered.


  • Drawing up, managing and controlling the integral project planning;
  • Implementing or ensuring mitigating measures for identified risks, bottlenecks and deviations;
  • Coordination with subcontractors;
  • Consult one-on-one with production planners from the various departments;
  • Manage, process and make various types of data available for different disciplines during all phases of the project;
  • In the future, possibly manage two fellow Project Planners.

Functie eisen

  • At least 10 years of experience in planning within the shipbuilding sector;
  • Experience in yacht building is highly appreciated;
  • Previous experience with Power Bi and/ or Primavera P6;
  • Preferably experience with leading a team;
  • Good communication skills and stakeholder management;
  • Proactive and open to continuous improvement;
  • Fluent in English and preferably in Dutch as well.


Depending on the professional and personal situation, the role comes with an attractive remuneration package. We would like to explain the offer in a personal conversation.


Our client is a Shipyard, renowned for being the birthplace of some of the world's most luxurious yachts. With a rich history spanning many years, they have built a solid reputation based on their unwavering pursuit of craftsmanship, engineering innovation, quality, and aesthetic design. As a Yacht Builder, they are dedicated to bringing iconic superyachts to life, upholding traditional values within their state-of-the-art facilities.

Our client offers exceptional opportunities for passionate engineers with a love for yachts, encouraging them to challenge themselves in order to fulfill desires and inspire the world with their results. Each engineer contributes to the evolution of the finest, most intricate, and outstanding yachts in existence. In essence, the company fosters a sense of great pride and sets a benchmark for excellence, providing a wonderful building experience.

Through established partnerships, our client is committed to delivering unrivaled quality and perfection. Throughout this process, they cultivate personal relationships with yacht owners, working together to achieve the seemingly impossible: one-of-a-kind superyacht projects.