Project Leader

Main Task

The Project Leader is the head of our organisation and therefore Chairman of the board. The Project Leader is the main responsible to lead the team and the whole organisation forward by operating with a focus in the long term. A lot of the tasks in this role includes keeping a good relationship with the university, important partners, other Formula Student Teams and our Alumni. On a weekly basis, it is the Project Leaders role to plan both manager and team meeting, as well as keeping track of how the whole project is going and to solve any problems that have occurred. Other responsibilities are also to plan the logistics for the competitions and the recruitment for the next team.

Your Profile

Ideally, you are an individual with passion for racing, technology and with a go-getter mindset. You must be willing to take initiative and by doing so inspiring others to develop and improve. You take responsibility very seriously and you are outgoing and enthusiastic. You are a structured, organized and focused natural leader with good communication skills in both Swedish and English and you like dealing with many different things at once. Preferably you have some experience with project and/or company management and it is meriting if you have been involved in formula student before.

Recommended Courses

Here is a list of recommended courses which are good to have read before applying for this position. Notice that this is not a requirement.

MVKN05, Projekt – Formula Student
MAMF15, Work Organization and Management


Want to know more about this position or do you have any questions? Feel free to contact some of our alumni to find out their advice and thoughts!

Vanessa Rundgren, LFS21
Klara Olli, LFS20
Anton Sedin, LFS19