Project Manager

ATS Recruitment
Colchester, Essex
£35000 - £50000/annum
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Manager
£35,000 - £50,000
Benefits: £6,000 – Total package – Car allowance or Car

Main Purpose of the Role

Member of the design team, responsible for the delivering a portfolio of Design Projects associated with construction, refurbishment, and maintenance projects on Distribution and Transmission networks and, Connection projects. Develop and maintain positive and close working relationships both within and outside BPI. Internally the jobholder has to work closely with the wider company and manage internal resource. Externally will work closely with customers, contractors, suppliers and Network operators. Will coordinate and support a multi-disciplinary team of technical design staff.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Project manage the end to end process from Stage 1 application through to project opening and final payment, including for design reviews, financial reviews and customer meetings
Understanding of customer technical and contractual requirements
Motivating and facilitating engineers to ensure that customer requirements are delivered within budget and on time
Reporting project progress to the Head of Project Management Office
Support with liaising with internal and external clients to answer technical queries
Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises and devise contingency plans.
Assisting sales with the writing of bid documents
Develop and deliver progress reports, requirements documentation and presentations.

Skills and Experience Required

Project Management experience delivering to budget, time and quality restraints
Thorough understanding of HV electrical engineering in a major projects environment
Commercially and contractually astute with a knowledge of the NEC3 contracts or similar
Problem solving, analytical and communication abilities
An understanding of Distribution Network Operator (DNO) harmonized design standards would be advantageous
Confident in dealing with people at all levels and ability to influence

Qualifications Required:

MSc/BSc/BEng in Electrical or Power Systems Engineering or similar
A recognised project management qualification

ATS Recruitment are a specialist agency supplying skilled candidates into the Water, Utilities and Engineering industries on both a permanent and contract basis.

We are extremely experienced and knowledgeable about the sectors we recruit into and have a number of large national (UK) and international clients who repeatedly use our services.

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