Project Manager

  • Location

    Ulverston, Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Scientific and Pharmaceutical

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gordon Clark

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Our client is seeking a Project Manager for a on-going contract role based in Ulverston.

Candidates should have EPC Utilities experience on a Pharmaceutical site.

Role overview

Full time Project Manager inclusive of Project Engineering appointed on site responsible for delivering a portfolio of projects.

This is a key role in all projects, both for direct responsibilities and for the role of coordinating others
The role requires the following key attributes:
The ability to motivate and develop the skills of team members
Good communication skills
An understanding of the business issues being addressed and how they relate to the project activities
Accountable site lead and key client contact on site for EPCM portfolio
Support Client leadership in Capital Plan development and execution
Ensure full compliance with Contract and Portfolio Execution Plan and Quality requirements and the clients EPCM teams compliance
Ensure Sufficient resources are allocated to enable works to be carried out in a safe and controlled manner and in accordance with our legal CDM obligations
Weekly GEMBA tour for KPI attainment and manage team to ensure similar KPI attainments

Role Responsibilities:

Asists the Clients Project Sponsor in the development of the business case
Supports the Client Project Sponsor in defining the project scope, benefits, and objectives
Has responsibility for agreeing the non-engineering project responsibilities with the Project Sponsor
Ensures that the Project Plan is prepared, kept current and closely monitored and (if required) a full Validation Plan for the chosen solution option to ensure benefits realisation
Responsible for the day-to-day management and deliverable completion of the engineering aspects of the project, using agreed resources, by an agreed date to agreed safety standards and an agreed quality within an agreed budget
Responsible for co-ordination, scheduling and reporting of activities related to stakeholder management, benefits management, business change management and project communications as agreed with the Project Sponsor.
Will be appointed at Project Initiation, and will be responsible for the management of the Project Implementation Team, including the assembly and recruitment of the appropriate team members, through discussion with the Client Project Sponsor and EPCM manager
Responsible for ensuring each Project Implementation Team members full involvement during the development of the project
Responsible for generating good Project Team working, and managing conflict
with Team members, reviewing issues with individuals line managers has overall financial responsibility for managing the project within the approved funds
Responsible for co-ordinating activities related to the application for and approval of statutory local authority Planning Approvals required for the project
Ensures that all appropriate technical standards are applied during the project implementation
Establishes Project Scope reviews in accordance with the Design Review Process.
Responsible for preparing the engineering aspects of project for funding requests.
Monitors, controls and reports on project progress on a regular basis
Has responsibility for providing regular, timely, accurate, progress reports, cash flow and cost of completion forecasts to the Client Project Sponsor
Has responsibility for the institution and upkeep of the Project Files, meetings records and correspondence, and maintaining the Project Controls information
Has responsibility for delivering those completed indexed Project Files to the Customer and/or Site Archive as agreed during the development of the Project Scope (the delivery of documents to be in accordance with a prearranged schedule agreed during the development of the Project Scope, prior to authorisation)
Has responsibility for the approval of all purchases and procurement and payments on the project
Ensures that the levels of fiscal authority and controls are understood and complied with by Project Team members and that timely support is provided when commercial audits are conducted
Responsible for co-ordinating design reviews and approvals between owner and contractors
Responsible for the control and co-ordination of all contractors and suppliers
has direct responsibility for completion of the project, including interim hand-overs, to the Client Project Sponsor