SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER

Location: BRAMPTON
Salary Between : £55,000 and £70,000 per Annum
Reference : 21760
Permanent

Our client is a well-respected and market-leading engineering consultancy who currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Project Manager to join them on a permanent basis just outside Carlisle. The successful candidate will work alongside. Project Engineers and Scientists to oversee the delivery of large, complex engineering/construction projects.

From inception to closure the SPM will manage the successful delivery of projects to time, cost & quality constraints while meeting internal and external stakeholder expectations. An understanding of major hazard testing would be beneficial. This is an exciting opportunity to work on some major projects and play a key role in driving these forward.

 Role:

  • Drive successful, efficient project delivery through focus, perseverance, resilience and strong working relationships with Project Engineers, Scientists and delivery teams
  • Plan & track project delivery, proactively managing the critical path
  • Resource and financial forecasting
  • Procurement planning, tracking and managing delivery of key items
  • Risk anticipation and proactive problem solving
  • Track risks, issues & key project KPI's including compliance with site and company procedures including HSE and CDM
  • Internal and external project reporting
  • Build strong internal and external stakeholder relationships, flexing style to influence stakeholders at all levels
  • Identify critical project and client dependencies and proactively manage
  • Focus on an efficient delivery to maximise revenue
  • Manage scope, identify any creep and manage commercially
  • Manage and control budgets to achieve target profit

 

Requirements:

  • Fluent English speaker
  • Has structured methodology experience (Prince 2 etc.)
  • Must be willing and able to obtain and maintain a U.K. SC Clearance (application for clearance will be assisted by the client)
  • Has sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including MS Project
  • Drive successful, efficient project delivery through focus, perseverance, resilience and strong working relationships with Project Engineers, Scientists and delivery teams
  • Plan & track project delivery
  • Provide resource and financial forecasting
  • Track and manage delivery of key items
  • Provide risk anticipation and proactive problem solving
  • Track risks, issues & key project KPI's including compliance with site and company procedures including HSE and CDM
  • Deliver project reports (internally and externally)
  • Build strong internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Identify critical project and client dependencies
  • Manage and control budgets to achieve target profit
  • Has strong attention to detail and good organisational skills

What’s on offer?

  • (26 days of annual leave + opportunity for up to 10 days unpaid leave, sabbatical leave, flexible working options)
  • Wellbeing benefits (inc Private Medical and Dental Insurance, Health Assessments, Gym allowance and free fruit)
  • Pension Scheme: employer-matched pension contributions (employer contribution - up to 9%)
  • Travel benefits (inc Season Ticket Loan and Cycle to Work Scheme)
  • Life Assurance and Group Income Protection benefits
  • Electric Vehicle Salary Sacrifice Scheme (for personal use)
  • Re-imbursement of relevant Professional Membership Fees (up to £500)
  • Access to employee retail discount site for high street and on-line shopping
  • Company contribution towards; eye tests and glasses (for computer/laptop users), and Flu Vaccination
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) – providing free and confidential support for issues including work, family, relationships, money and health.

 

For further information on this opportunity, please contact Molly Brown on 02392 603030 or email molly.brown@blueprintrecruit.com

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