We have immediate vacancies for PROJECT MANAGERS based at Preston and Sellafield.
Security Clearance - preferably SC is preferred.
Project Managers will be responsible for successful delivery of project related work including establishment of project execution strategies management of cross-functional project teams, and safe and secure delivery of projects through the project life cycle, to time, cost and quality to achieve customer satisfaction.
Maximise Company performance against internal and customer KPIs.
Manage interface with customers with respect to matters relating to potential new work opportunities, and delivery of contracted work, ensuring 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 bid / sales process (for new work) as required, and assisting in preparation and coordination of fee proposals and submissions.
Leadership coaching, and support to other project team members as required.
Management of Client Satisfaction Survey 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 specified functional criteria, goals, and objectives compliant with 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 & Security (HS&S) 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 & 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.
Ensure 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 financial performance is managed to achieve maximum revenue and project profitability.
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 / 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 successful execution of the project plan.
KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE
Project Management professional qualification (e.g. APMP, Diploma APM, IPMA Level D) or working towards.
3+ years' experience in a Project Management / delivery role (ideally as an Assistant Project Manager)
Demonstrable track record of successfully leading and delivering small-medium scale / reasonably complex projects.
Experience of using typical project management tools, processes & software.
Proficient Microsoft Office (Incl. MS Word, Excel, PPoint & 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 & performance tools / processes.
Experience of different contracting models, involving the management of commercial risks
Excellent communication and presentation skills and ability to deliver within a team environment
Strong understanding of typical Project Management procedures, tools protocols and systems
Effective reporting writing experience & strong analytical skills