Project Coordinator

At SSC we enable our customers to make better use of space. Through the efforts of our nearly 600 employees around the world, we provide specialized competence in design, test, launch and operation of space and air systems. The Science Services Division launch rockets and balloons mainly from Esrange Space Center. Scientific and technical tests are also conducted at the site. We also develop rocket and balloon systems including experiment equipment for microgravity research.


As a project coordinator you will support project managers with prevailing administrative tasks ahead of rocket and balloon campaigns in different parallel processes. As our business is in a growth phase you will have extensive customer contacts and internal coordination between different projects. You will share tasks with our present project coordinator for the coordination function. During campaigns working hours can be allocated outside office hours if needed.

Example of work tasks:
• Maintain and develop effective workflows and coordinate within and between projects
• Order hospitality services and allocate facility resources
• Customer service administration of proposals, customer orders, deliveries and archiving
• System administration of department IT support systems such as Easit, Saviom



You work proactively and structured to ensure that project specific deadlines and targets are met. You inform about the status within ongoing projects and accordingly ensure the best way forward. You are a team player, have the ability to build trust and that you are clear in your communication with others. You find it exciting to work in an international environment with customers and colleagues around the world. You enjoy taking on new challenges and develop already existing methods and implement new ways of working.

We also believe you have:
• A bachelor degree or equivalent knowledge
• A few years of relevant working experience
• IT Knowledge and a fast learner
• Experienced user of MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word
• Fluent in English and Swedish (written and spoken)
• Driving license B



An exciting and dynamic workplace with employees all over the world. Extensive customer contacts and internal coordination between projects and parties. A workplace characterized by an open atmosphere and proud employees



The position is a temporary position of 6 months while our ordinary coordinator is on parental leave.

Esrange Space Center, Kiruna


This is a security classified position and requires a background control before employment. 




Does this sound interesting? Interviews are held continuously. We look forward to your application at the latest by November 30, 2021.

For more information please contact:
Marko Kohberg, Manager Rockets & Balloons department Science Services Division
Phone: +46 (0)70-295 24 44 or e-mail:


Elin Lundqvist, Project Coordinator Rockets & Balloons department Science Services Division
Phone +46 (0)725597407 or e-mail:




SSC is a leading global provider of advanced space services with more than fifty years of experience. Since our start pioneering scientific rocket launches in northern Sweden, we have grown into a renowned, full-service supplier of state-of-the-art space engineering, satellite and launch services to commercial and institutional customers worldwide.