Project Manager

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  • Location

    Cumbria, England

  • Sector:

    Project Manager

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  • Salary:

    £43.80 - £48.71 per hour

  • Contact:

    Lorraine Ryan

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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We have further opportunities for PROJECT MANAGERS based on the Sellafield Site in Cumbria.

These roles will be on either a PAYE or Umbrella basis

The PM will be responsible for the successful delivery of project related work including the establishment of project execution strategies management of cross-functional project teams, and the safe and secure delivery of project s through the project life cycle, to time, cost and quality to achieve customer satisfaction.

Maximise Company performance against internal and customer KPIs.

Manage the interface with customers with respect to matters relating to potential new work opportunities, and the delivery of contracted work, ensuring that there are agreed communications and reporting methodologies in place.

Engagement and management of a competent, effective and integrated Project Team, including management oversight, motivation and monitoring of team performance quality assurance and addressing areas of under-performance.

Inputting into the bid and sales process (for new work) as required, and assisting (when requested) in the preparation and coordination of Company fee proposals and submissions.

Provision of leadership, coaching, and support to other project team members as required.

Management of the Client Satisfaction Survey (CSS) process (via the Customer Experience group) managing feedback and action to and sharing and implementation of learning from experience (LFE).


Delivery of projects in a safe manner to the specified functional criteria, goals, and objectives compliant with all relevant Client, Company, regulatory and legal assurance requirements.

Development maintenance, and management of Project Execution Procedures, and control documentation in line with the Company PMA project delivery framework to ensure all work is delivered within approved project baseline, scope, cost, schedule, and quality constraints and in a safe manner.

Ensure adequate Health Safety and Security (HSS) supervision is in place at all times in all locations where work is being carried out, and that Nuclear Safety is not compromised.

Preparation of relevant health and safety related documentation for projects, and promote a health and safety aware culture.

Establishment of clear and robust communications and meeting strategies to ensure effective communication across the project team and key stakeholders, implementing regular reviews and controls to monitor project progress.

Provision of accurate and timely information and reports regarding the project status, activities and performance, both in terms of work activity and financial performance.

Ensures that change control processes and procedures are fully understood by all parties, including customers, and are rigorously enforced as required throughout the project delivery lifecycle.

Ensuring that financial performance is managed to achieve maximum revenue and profitability of the project.

Ensuring robust risk management protocols are in place to effectively managed and mitigate project risks to secure the project baseline costs and schedules,creation and maintenance of risk and RAIDS schedules and the escalation of risks where appropriate.

Application of knowledge of all aspects of a project (engineering, procurement, quality control etc.) to oversee the successful execution of the project plan.


Project Management professional qualification (e.g. APMP, Diploma APM, IPMA Level D) or working towards.

3 plus years experience in a Project Management or delivery role (ideally as an Assistant Project Manager)

Demonstrable track record of successfully leading and delivering small-medium scale, reasonably complex projects in a highly regulated industry.

Experience of using typical project management tools, processes and software.

Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Suite (Incl. MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project, EPM).

Ability to utilise project scheduling software for the purposes of controlling and monitoring project works, e.g. MS Project, EPM, Primavera P6, etc.

Demonstrable financial acumen and experience of using financial monitoring and performance tools and processes.

Experience of different contracting models, involving the management of commercial risks.

Knowledge of nuclear sites, or other regulated industry, operations (not essential).


Excellent communication and presentation skills and ability to deliver within a team environment.

Strong understanding of typical Project Management procedures, tools protocols and systems.

Relevant science, engineering or technical background.(Ideal but not essential)

Effective reporting writing experience and strong analytical skills.