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Project Portfolio Engineer

  • Location: Warrington
  • Salary: £35 - £45 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Daniel Wolstenholme
  • Contact Email: dwolstenholme@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: ASAP (security clearance depending)
  • Expiry Date: 16 May 2021
  • Job Ref: 1035607
NRL currently have an opportunity for a Project Portfolio Engineer to support nuclear projects for our client, a Warrington-based consultancy.

Role Description:
  • Manage the Portfolio for delivery of design services and provision of directed resources.
  • Demonstrate value, minimising programme risks (threats), developing opportunities as well as portfolio delivery efficiency and effectiveness
  • Ensure Axiom governance requirements are met within proposals, estimates, project reporting and invoicing.
  • Principal focal point and liaison with Client via SL Projects Managers Senior Project Engineering Managers and Commercial Managers.
  • Develop and maintain good sustaining business relationships with key stakeholders including SL, Partner Companies and the Supply Chain Members who are part of the procurement strategy.
  • Monitor and manage the delivery of portfolio, maintaining a working knowledge of the portfolio performance with respect to projects and packages of work within the Work-streams. Support portfolio risk mitigation and lead actions with respect to performance issues.
  • Monitor and manage the delivery of portfolio, maintaining a working knowledge of the portfolio resource requirements and utilisation for the short and long term in accordance with the requirements.
  • Monitor and manage performance against KPIs and metrics such as Earned Value and Milestone Achievement, providing accurate forecasting and timely invoicing of design services.
  • Implementation of the strategic objectives related to the packaging and incentivisation of projects.
  • Ensure relevant feedback is communicated to Project Engineering Managers and Business Management.
  • Ensure Project teams are sufficiently aware of customer feedback, as necessary.

Essential Experience/Qualifications:
  • HND Qualified in Technical, Engineering or Project management related subject
  • Track record in Project Management, Team Leadership and Portfolio Delivery
  • Experience in working in a successful alliance
  • Good understanding of commercial and contract administration
  • Proven and effective inter-personal and communication skills.