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Project Manager

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Infrastructure
  • Contact: Andy Williams
  • Contact Email: awilliams@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 07818 431 925
  • Start Date: 2021-09-21
  • Expiry Date: 21 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 1037721
NRL are recruiting for a Project manager to work with UK based systems engineering company, specialising in mission-critical control and communication systems within transportation environments.


Role Responsibilities

  • Planning and delivery of project management scope and contract administration through the project life cycle, for one or more concurrent projects
  • Understanding, compliance with and communication of all health & safety, environmental and required standards of working in projects
  • Deliver projects within business policies, directives, guidance, and procedures, and champion compliance within the project team
  • To have responsibility for the health, safety and welfare of staff and others and to always comply with the requirements of the Health and Safety regulations
  • Ensuring that there is a common understanding of requirements, programme, constraints and roles and responsibilities across the team
  • Leading the project team – building, motivating, maintaining, coaching, guiding, and developing everyone. Ongoing performance management of project team members.
  • Communicating, liaising, and managing the client and stakeholders on a project-by-project basis.
  • Manage the project within client budgets using Earned Value Management techniques
  • Risk manage the project from inception through to completion
  • Manage procurement and subcontractors required by the project
  • Monitoring, forecasting and reporting performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Creating, reviewing, approving and controlling project documentation
 

Role Requirements
  • Degree qualified, preferably in relevant STEM subject matter
  • APM Project Management Qualification (IPMA Level D) or equivalent demonstrable capability
  • Experience of working in and leading multi-disciplinary teams, especially relating to health & safety, environment and prevailing standards in regulated industries
  • An ability to deliver complex projects safely, on time and on budget in regulated environments, working within operational constraints and access limitations
  • Excellent organisational skills to plan and execute project scope through effective and timely teamwork
  • Knowledge of assessing and managing the risks, issues and scope changes on the project, monitoring progress against plan and managing the project budget
  • Knowledge and understanding of upstream and downstream contract management (Particularly NEC3/NEC4 or JCT)
  • Strong client facing and customer service skills
  • Ability to lead, motivate and develop a delivery team in a positive and confident manner
  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation skills with the ability to speak confidently and courteously with clients and colleagues.
  • Effective communications with internal and external stakeholders and the project organisation.
  • Knowledgeable of producing Risk Assessments and Method Statements and using any Risk Analysis tools.
  • Strong IT skill including MS Office suite, MS Teams and MS Project / Primavera 6
What is in it for you?
  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package
  • Long contract