Managing Director/CEO, Transtema

Copenhagen, Denmark

Do you have experience as a Manager or Director from construction or civil engineering? Would you like to take charge as a CEO of a newly established company with first-class customers and strong backing from the Swedish owners?

Beliggenhed: Copenhagen, Denmark

Ref nr: AL ADFD-071035

Ansøgningsfrist: Indsend din ansøgning så hurtigt som muligt, da vi løbende indkalder til samtale

Knud Mansfeld-Giese

Country Manager Denmark

Exciting opportunity

The position offers great opportunities for the right candidate!

We are looking for an ambitious candidate who has the will, experience and personality to help establish and expand the Danish activities with special focus on the relationship with its primary customer, TDC.

Today the Danish operation consists primarily of Swedish employees – many commuting to/from Sweden on a daily basis. Your role will be to take leadership and build up a sound and financially strong local business with Danish employees.

The role can be described as follows:

  • Leading the company and motivating the employees
  • Overseeing all operations and business activities
  • Recruiting new staff and employees
  • Identify and address problems and opportunities for the company
  • Key account management towards new and existing clients
  • Oversee the company’s fiscal activity, including budgeting and reporting – and ensure proper action when needed
  • Build alliances and partnerships with other companies

As the first CEO of Transtema Danmark you will be the key person to develop the culture of the company and create an environment that helps promote performance and positive results.

Your background?

As the company is new on the Danish market it is important that you have experience with establishing and building up an organization from scratch. Taking control of the operation and the contact to the main clients ensuring that projects are being carried out and deliveries made in accordance with the contracts.

In short, we are looking for candidates with a background similar to the following:

  • 10+ years of experience from similar roles as Manager/Director from companies within construction and/or civil engineering
  • Key account management
  • Contract negotiations and solving of disputes
  • Hands-on experience with project management, planning and executions
  • Knowledge of local regulations, rules and relevant legislation
  • Knowledge of financial planning, budgeting and reporting
  • Experience with IT, systems and procedures

Further, you hold a degree in Building Technology or Engineering, Construction or similar and understand, speak and write English and Danish fluently. In addition, you have a good understanding of Swedish.

Experience of deployment of fiber is meriting, but we expect you to have a proven track record of projects and positions with relevance to the position as CEO.

You as a person!

To succeed in this role, we expect you to be proactive and result driven with a strong commercial mindset. A calm personality and good at building relationships. Making plans and keeping promises! Strong analytical understanding and a hands-on person with the potential to develop the organization you are a major part of.  

About Transtema Group

Transtema Group AB was established in 1997 in Gothenburg and has since 2015 been a listed company on the Swedish stock exchange, First North. The company is focusing on network infrastructure for the telecommunication industry and has approximately 1.200 employees in Sweden and is now expanding to Norway and Denmark.

Transtema Danmark was established in December 2018 in connection with start-up of the first assignment for TDC in Danmark. The projects for TDC consists of deployment of fiber network. Transtema Danmark is planning to establish a local presence during 2019-2021 with a three-digit number of employees and is now looking for a CEO to establish and expand the Danish operation.

More information on

More information?

For further information, please contact Knud Mansfeld-Giese, Country Manager at Harvey Nash in Copenhagen, +45 3092 7121 or


Please send your resume and application soonest possible.

Follow Harvey Nash Denmark on LinkedIn for news about jobs in the Øresund Region!