SMS group is noted worldwide for its mechanical and plant engineering expertise, its future-oriented technologies and its excellent service for the metals industry. We use our 150 years of experience and our digital know-how to provide the industry continuously with innovative products and processes – even outside our core business. We are the partner for demanding projects, and we support our customers during the complete lifecycle of their plants, enabling profitable and resource-saving value creation chains. We have set ourselves the task of paving the way for a carbon-neutral and sustainable metals industry. As a global player with German roots, we take responsibility for our 14,000 employees and the society.

Become a part of our future at SMS group GmbH in Düsseldorf, where we're looking for a

Project planner (m/w/d)


You will be responsible for the management of key CSP® projects, conceptualization, and compilation of documents that are required for project development; other tasks include:

  • Acquisition
  • Technical and schedule-related coordination
  • Independently preparing quotations in cooperation with the relevant departments
  • Conducting technical negotiations


Having successfully completed your studies in the field of engineering or an equivalent course of vocational training, you are well equipped for the job on offer; you should also have: 

  • Initial experience in the project planning and design of rolling mills is desirable
  • Knowledge of metallurgy (melting, casting) or hot rolling is desirable
  • Good knowledge of English 
  • The ability to work in a team
  • A committed and cooperative approach
  • A willingness to undertake business travel worldwide


As an innovative and international employer, we offer you a performance-oriented salary package and the opportunity to achieve the ideal family/work life balance, e.g. with our in-house children's daycare center, flexible working hour models, and homeworking options. Click here to learn more about the benefits of working for SMS group. Are you keen on shaping the future with us? If so, feel free to send us your online application. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call Mr. Gottschalk. 

SMS group GmbH
HR Management
Tim Gottschalk
Telephone: +49 2161 350-1367