• Full Time
  • Preston

DESIGN SERVICES (N W) LTD

Project Manager – Nuclear Related Industry Projects
Salary circa £45,000 pa + company car or allowance
Health Care
25 days holiday per year & statutory holidays
Free car parking on site

Title: Project Manager
Location: Lancashire – Easy access from motorways M61 and M6
Reporting to: Senior Project Manager

Main Purpose of the Position;
Working with the Senior Project Managers to ensure safe delivery of all projects, products or integrated services to time, cost and quality while remaining cognisant of any emerging risks.

Work closely with the Project Controls team to ensure accurate programme information for client.
Responsible for effective client and contract management across all assigned projects
Ensure effective, positive communications and relationships are maintained between clients, stakeholders and suppliers.
Support and develop Project Engineers working in the delivery of your portfolio.
Contribute to the successful delivery of Business Plans and Nuclear Safety

Duties and responsibilities outline;
Project Delivery and Client Requirements
Manage the client requirements and expectations. Interpret and anticipate their needs against the contract in order to successfully deliver project outcomes.
Effectively manage major sub-contract suppliers to the project.
Provide project management service to assigned projects to facilitate the successful delivery of the works whilst ensuring control of emerging risk and opportunity.

Through own daily activities and project meetings with the team, provide formal instruction, surveillance and actions to ensure project contract performance, typically through:
Assignment and maintenance of project scope, budgets, quality and timescale.
Project resource, performance, competence and duration management
Management of Safety, Health and Environmental and Security Data.
Monitoring project Quality Performance, NCR status and dissemination of LFE.
Effective organisation of project change control and actively challenge project variance.
Controlling project program, risk and opportunities; escalate developing issues accordingly.
Implement corrective and opportunistic action plans.

Work closely with the Project Controls team to ensure accurate programme information is available for clients
Maintain accurate and timely project status reports and an informed attendance at PSR meetings; prioritise meeting action closure and implementation.
Maintenance Client project reports and an informed attendance at client meetings and prioritise action closure and implementation in accordance with the contract.
Maintain effective project communications to the client; ensuring that core values, vision and mission statements and that timely, respectful and ethical communications are upheld.

Resource and Configuration Management
Work to the Project Management Procedures to provide a robust Project Delivery Life Cycle that will bring together modern Project Management techniques, alignment with APM Book of Knowledge, Industry Best Practice and deliver Customer satisfaction. Challenge company procedures to ensure they are always fit for purpose.
Where appointed, liaise with the Business Development Team (the Customer) to ensure delivery of assigned scope.
Manage project resources effectively.

Project Management experience working in a Nuclear environment (+5 years relevant experience)
Additional experience in industrial and/or white goods environment is advantageous.

Working knowledge of;
Project Planning principles and requirements
commercial contract conditions (including NEC ECC contract forms)
Working knowledge of Project Risk Management and its application throughout live projects.
Experience of leading and managing complex projects
implementing effective communications and performance management.
Robust client management experience
interpret, manage and deliver client expectations/ requirements.
Knowledge of the Company’s key customers; their contracting methods and standard contracts.

The successful candidate will enjoy working in a modern workspace with professional colleagues on cradle to grave projects, hopefully providing you with exceptional job satisfaction.

Essential Requirement
Security clearance will be sought for the successful candidate.

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