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  • Job reference: RMS0103086

Project Manager

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Stone
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 03/01/2012
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (03/02/12)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
Our client is a leader within the Automation and Control Systems field with operations in 100 countries worldwide. They specialise in providing integrated solutions the transmission and distribution industry

The Role:
The Project Manager will take full responsibility for the successful and safe execution of Power Systems projects to budget and programme and will be mainly focused on projects between 33KV - 66KV.

Key duties & responsibilities include:

• Ensuring all Health Safety and Environmental (HSE) requirements and implications are managed effectively and efficiently throughout the project lifecycle, embrace and promote a Zero Harm safety culture within the project team.
• Demonstrating an in depth knowledge of the project scope of work, commercial and contractual position to maintain accurate reporting of the current and forecast financial status, risks and opportunity, and project cash flow.
• Supporting the Tendering team and giving direction in the order pursuit process (helping to develop capture and execute strategy) - achieve clarity of expectation throughout the demand and supply chain.
• Take full responsibility for the safe, on-time and to-budget delivery of the project deliverables, keeping all stakeholders positively engaged and updated on project performance.
• Effectively manage changes in the scope (and the associated commercial aspects) driven by client, internally or the supply chain to maximise the company's contractual position.
• Establish and motivate a multi-disciplinary project delivery team.
• Represent the company in all key project delivery meetings i.e. the principle point of contract with the client and all stakeholders for the projects
• Provide direct line managers with feedback/input to project team member’s performance informally and formally via the annual PDA process
• Ensure the performance of the project team is managed effectively, and development/training needs are identified appropriately through interaction with responsible line managers.
• Identify potential staff recruitment, which may become necessary from time to time, and to liaise with appropriate Head of Department as appropriate.
• Assist departmental Managers in the recruitment process.
• Recognise customer requirements and manage their expectations at all times to ensure customer satisfaction at point of delivery/enquiry, to ensure full exposure of ABB’s product portfolio.
• Working with Supply Chain Management and SHEQ teams lead the drive through our supply chain to fully embrace all SHEQ initiatives in particular hazard identification and removal and appropriate behaviours

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• ONC level (or equivalent) in an Engineering discipline – Electrical or Mechanical.
• Computer literacy – Minimum Microsoft Office applications, Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
• Recognised Health, Safety and Environmental qualification, IOSH, NEBOSH or similar.
• Extensive knowledge of CDM.
• Demonstrable knowledge/experience of successful project delivery and management principles - mainly on 33KV - 66KV projects.
• Experience of developing, leading and motivating a multi-disciplinary project team
• Excellent interpersonal and communications skills.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Experience working in the Electricity Supply Industry (or similar client base with projects incorporating electrical engineering scope).
• Recognised Project management qualification.
• Electrical Engineering Degree or equivalent

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