Project/Contracts Manager

Recruiter
Insight Engineering Limited
Location
Leeds
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
14 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
To deliver multiple MCC, LV switchboard, PLC and SCADA projects in a fast moving environment to both time and cost. Project Management Responsibilities • To manage multiple projects from sales handover to completion. • To develop project programmes and quality plan. • To rework programme plans to suit changing requirements. • To review deliverables prepared by engineering staff prior to passing to client. • To identify the need for and to implement mitigation measures where needed. • To minimise exposure and risk on project. • To develop strong customer relationships. • To liaise with the customer to solve issues, technical challenges and cost challenges. • To produce regular reports on project status and report to senior management. • To work with the wider team in engineering and production to ensure smooth delivery of projects. • To work under and produce CDM 2015 deliverables both as a subcontractor and principal contractor. • To work under and ensure projects comply with the quality policy. • To work under and ensure projects comply with the health and safety policy and the associated legislation. • To work under and ensure projects comply with the environmental policy and the associated legislation. Financial Responsibilities • To account for final outturn costs. • To mitigate cost overruns. • To identify additional work and submit variation requests. • To schedule and if necessary submit applications for payment and invoices. • To determine appropriate revenue recognition for accounting purposes. Commercial/ Contractual Responsibilities • To work under different project dependant forms of contract. • To be able to understand different forms of contact and be able to administer accordingly. • To resolve commercial issues under the contract and/ or through negotiation. • To attend final account meetings and negotiate/ agree final account values. Site Responsibilities • To arrange deliveries and site installation. • To arrange and coordinate site resources. • To complete and submit Method Statements and Risk Assessments for site work. • To review site reports and site diaries and identify work additional to contract. Essential Skills and Knowledge • Organisational skills. • Analytical skills. • Well developed interpersonal skills. • Numeracy skills. • Commercial awareness. • Communication skills. • Teamworking skills. • Diplomacy. • Ability to motivate people. • Management and leadership skills. • Knowledge and use of Microsoft Office including Microsoft Project. • Working knowledge of forms of contract including NEC3 and IChemE