Project Manager

Diverse Recruitment Solution
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Purpose of job :

Reporting to the Delivery Manager you will assist in the operation and management of installing and maintaining monitors.

An important aspect to this role will be developing relationships/generating new business with customers. The candidate would be expected to spend at least 2-3 days out meeting clients, potentially working at co-located premises.

Delivery Experience/Customer Interfacing - Good under pressure, got to be a personality fit also

Responsible for growing/business development - Potential to work on other projects in the future not just the wastewater industries

Duties and responsibilities:

- Responsible for the Health, Safety and welfare of the department staff, implementation of company health and safety policies and procedures.

- Support the Delivery Manager in the timely and profitable delivery of projects ensuring all departmental targets are met, both financially and otherwise, and customer SLAs and KPIs are adhered to.

- Provide guidance and support to the business unit on contracts and operational best practice.

- Ensure that policies and procedures are developed to ensure efficient operation of the business unit.

- Strive to continually improve the quality of service provided to customers and ensure all systems and procedures are adhered to.

- Support the recruitment, training and development of staff through coaching, performance management and implementation of best practice.

- Contribute to the management of equipment and field resources to ensure that project timescales are met, and problems are resolved within the contracted service level agreements (SLA’s) whilst managing costs and resources appropriately.

- Develop and implement continuous improvement ideas for the department to reduce costs and improve productivity.

- Prepare and submit invoices.

- Effective project administration including method statements, risk assessments, handover packs

- Preparation of quotes for low-value works; assist the Management Team with Pre-qualification and Tender submissions as necessary.

Essential professional/technical skills/qualifications required before employment:

The successful candidate will have the ability to work unsupervised in a demanding role, will have good leadership skills and be able to work within a high pressure environment. Previous experience would be beneficial and you must be committed to developing the business.

Relevant experience in the Wastewater industry (3 years).

Computer Literate, experience of data entry, Excel and Word

Desirable professional/technical skills/qualifications required before employment:

Previous experience of telemetry sewer monitoring and instrument maintenance contracts.

Understanding of financial aspects of managing a business unit.