Project Manager

Recruiter
Jacobs
Location
Woosehill, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Jun 2019
Closes
19 Jun 2019
Ref
1153123127
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description - Project Manager (BIA0003M0)Job Description Project Manager - (BIA0003M0)Description JACOBS is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical and management services. We offer a full-spectrum of consultancy support to commercial, government and industrial clients across many sectors. It is a leading service provider in planning and environmental consultancy and advice, supporting projects at all stages from initial conception through to construction and maintenance, across the UK and internationally.

At Jacobs we provide the resources to turn great ideas into reality, and we're looking for the most talented and passionate individuals out there to be our next generation of leaders.

Our Environment, Maritime and Resilience business provides a focus for advising our clients on sustainability issues including renewable energy, low carbon economies, impacts of climate change and waste and resource management. Our environmental capabilities comprise of in excess of 1000 staff based predominantly in the UK, but with reach into the Middle East and in India.

To meet our growing UK business needs and future development aspirations we are looking for an experienced Project Manager. The successful individual will support a range of projects for clients in major public and private sector organisations and will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.

Applications are welcomed from candidates who are seeking reduced hours contracts and those returning from a career break. We offer flexible working patterns and will discuss these options and the support available with candidates at interview.

Responsibilities:
You will be managing projects for local authorities, water companies and major infrastructure clients and you will also work with other disciplines within the group to deliver projects for key framework clients.
Project management on a variety of water environment and engineering programmes and projects, taking responsibility for the safe delivery of our projects to meet programme and budget requirements, whilst maintaining high quality standards.Contract administration, including invoicing, forecasting, schedule management, QA documentation.Ensuring the health, safety and wellbeing of your project teamPlanning and scheduling workIdentifying and managing risk and changeReporting on performanceChairing internal and client project meetingManagement and development of less experienced colleagues in the teamIdentify and pursue new business opportunities within existing contracts and support sales opportunities across the wider business. Qualifications Essential:
High quality degree relevant to the water environmentProven project management experience in environmental/water projectChartered or Incorporated through a relevant Professional InstitutionGood understanding of the technical work undertaken in the water environment sectorExperience of project managing a a variety of project types and sizes across a range of sectorsAble to operate autonomously, with authority, skilled in developing and building relationshipsExperience of working private and public sector clientsExcellent interpersonal skillsExcellent written and verbal communication skillsAble to identify client requirements and scope wider business opportunitiesAbility to use Microsoft Project to write and manage project schedulesExperience of working under a range of contract forms, in particular NECExperience of undertaking earned value analysis on projectsExperience of writing project quality and delivery plans
Desirable:

APM Project Management Qualification or PRINCE2 Practitioner Ability to use Primavera to write and manage project schedules Experience of leading and winning new tender opportunities

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.#UKEnvironmental Primary Location: United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-WokinghamJob Posting: Nov 27, 2018, 7:29:17 PM

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