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Project Manager

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Wolverhampton, West Midlands
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 31/07/2018
  • Duration: on-going
  • Time left:
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    (28/08/18)
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The Role:
Role Purpose
The Project Manager is required to effectively and efficiently manage the delivery of allocated Projects within agreed budgets, on programme and to the customer's requirements.

Key Activities / Decision Areas
* Rigorously applying the Projects Department procedures.
* Determining overall requirements in terms of project strategy, scope, budget, time, resource and technical content.
* Establishing and maintaining accurate cost and forecasts for direct comparison to allocated budgets.
* Establishing and maintaining accurate project progress for direct comparison to programme requirements/milestones.
* Using established techniques for identifying potential project risks and planning corresponding risk mitigation measures.
* Working within and maintaining records for all work to satisfy company standards and procedures and national quality and legal requirements.
* Ensuring that the change control system is rigorously applied.
* Applying commercial awareness expertise to support customer scope discussion including potential claims to customer.
* Understanding the nature of contract variations and negotiating variation implications through to a satisfactory conclusion.
* Influencing customers to source and support business winning opportunities.
* Co-ordinating project management and delivery activities via effective management of the respective team members.
* Complying with all Health, Safety and Environmental legislation and company standards.

Essential role related knowledge, technical skills, qualifications and experience
* Fully aware of the project lifecycle
* Good understanding of project management aspects, principles and processes
* Good understanding/application of requirements, scope and change management
* Good understanding/application of risk management and mitigation planning
* Strong Commercial understanding/application
* 5 years experience in managing complex multi-disciplinary engineering projects of up to £2m within Nuclear, petrochemical, transport, aerospace or similar industries

Person Specification
* Strong communicator (clear and concise), particularly at board level and with Customers
* Strong leader with ability to lead and motivate a project team to successful outcome
* Good IT skills, particularly project reporting and writing skills
* Good spoken and written English is essential
* Comfortable managing a team

The Company:
Your future in Nuclear. Specialising in the design and manufacture of bespoke engineering solutions for the nuclear energy, nuclear decommissioning and defence markets, our client is a key player. They design, engineer, manufacture, assemble, test, commission and install, as well as offering ongoing specialist support services. They are a core subsidiary of a global Italian group that operates in over 90 countries and is Italy's largest supplier, installer and service provider in this sector.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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