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Project Manager - Intermediate

  • Location: Suffolk
  • Salary: £40 - 50 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract
  • Sector: Nuclear Engineer, Nuclear Power Station
  • Contact: Natalie Pritchard-Barrett
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01728 832862
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: May 2023
  • Job Ref: 214609NPB

We are currently looking for a Intermediate Project Manager to be based at Sizewell B.
This is a contract role for 12 months. CTC security clearance will be required.
Main duties to include:
Top 5 Major Tasks and Activities
• Lead on Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Quality within the project.
• Managing the Customer Interface and associated management of the project including identification and monitoring of project risks (threats and opportunities), planning and implementing response to these and responding to other issues that affect the project.
• Establishing and maintaining governance arrangements for the delivery of the project , defining clear roles, responsibilities and accountabilities that align with the Business Management System
• Leading the project to deliver world class performance by means of employee engagement, continuous improvement and identifying and implementing the latest technology
• Accountable for planning and monitoring the programme (profit & loss) agree plans with the Business Unit Director and submit regular Monthly Review Reports indicating any deviations and corrective action taken

Additional Key Accountabilities
• Responsible for forming and managing effective relationships with project stakeholders
• Commitment to and the ongoing monitoring of programme baseline (cost / schedule / risk)
• Responsible for coordinating activities and dependencies within the project and identifying external dependencies on other projects, resource or environments
• Effectively managing the resources, influencing and supporting the development of individuals in their continued professional development
• Planning and controlling finances as a means of driving performance
• Provide a point of escalation for project team members

Company/Industry Knowledge:
• Extensive recent and relevant experience in a similar environment / business sector
• Extensive experience in a Project Management position
• Awareness of various contracting methodologies (e.g. FIDIC/NEC3/JCT etc…)
• Full project lifecycle experience from bid phase through to close out

• A bachelors degree in engineering / project / construction management or a related field (or equivalent)
• APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) (previously APMP) working towards Chartered Project Professional (ChPP)
• IOSH Managing Safely or higher safety qualifications preferred

Key Technical Skills:
Competent (applies the competence independently, primarily in situations of limited complexity , has a comprehensive knowledge in situations of limited complexity) in the following APM competencies -
• Team Management - How to monitor the performance of individuals and teams: the range of issues or concerns that can arise, and ways of addressing these.
• Consolidated Planning – consolidate and document the fundamental components of the project : scope, schedule, resource requirements, budgets, risks, opportunities/issues , quality and HSE requirements
• Contract Management - The nature of contracts and statements of work , and the implications for the contracting organisations and the suppliers into this
• Requirements Management - Characteristics of well specified requirements relationships between outputs, acceptance criteria, and benefits
• Schedule Management – The process for developing , baselining and monitoring of an integrated schedule to inform the direction of the project
• Budgeting and Cost Control – the process for setting agreed budgets and the control of forecast and actual costs against that budget
• Risk, opportunity and issue management – Risk and opportunity identification techniques and the ongoing management and control techniques throughout the project
• Governance arrangements (including quality) – the organisational and project specific processes, standards and guidelines for the governance of projects, including the process of initiation, review, handover and close out.