Project Manager

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Exeter, Devon
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Project Manager, Exeter, Utility Company, Permanent

Your new company

A large South West employer who provide utility services to much of the region. Established more than 25 years ago they are now seeking to employ a full time, permanent Project Manager to join their busy Exeter office.

Your new role

  • Help develop the culture and ethos of the Delivery Team
  • Deliver a range of project packages across the Company's assets
  • Ensure project inputs are met
  • Setting up and leading project teams to deliver projects in specific areas of the programme based upon projects from the Strategic Client
  • Challenge delivery procedures to ensure that best practice is applied
  • Act as the link between Designers (who may be Designers within construction partners or Design Consultants) and the construction organisation physically carrying out work
  • Manage accurate monthly forecasting and reporting in line with agreed delivery procedures
  • Hold progress and liaison meetings with Partners, Stakeholders and Service Providers, including attending Public meetings

What you'll need to succeed

  • Degree / in Civil or M&E Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Experience in project management of varied water related projects
  • Significant knowledge and experience of contractual and financial aspects of contract & project management
  • Ability to manipulate and analyse data effectively, using computer based spreadsheet packages
  • Logical and analytical approach to problem solving
  • Ability to work within a team and liaise with staff at all levels
  • Previous experience of working with, or for another utility company, consultant or contractor organisation
  • Ensure projects are delivered in accordance with all relevant technical and H&S standards, budgetary procedures and procurement agreements, including the management of risk

What you'll get in return

  • 28 days holiday
  • Exceptional working environment including access to a luxury canteen and subsidised high street coffee shop
  • £35000 - £39000
  • Excellent job security
  • The chance to develop a diverse career within a large employer offering many different career progression opportunities

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