Senior Project Manager - Home Based

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    Project Controls, Power, Nuclear & Utilities

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: car allowance + 33 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays

  • Contact:

    Helen Jones

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    +44 (0)151 666 8999

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Programme Manager / Senior Project Manager to lead a £80 million pound project for a Nuclear New Build in the South West.

The client is a global technology consultancy that specialises in the design, build, operation, and maintenance of the UK’s critical digital infrastructure, operating across a variety of industries including nuclear, defence, transport, network providers, healthcare and commercial.

The Programme / Senior Project Manager will be supporting the delivery of system and network integration work on to an ongoing nuclear project.

-        Contractual Quality and Health & Safety for all projects
-        Developing the project’s Management Team, setting standards, identifying the required levels of training and defining specific project roles for all projects
-        Including project specific roles and responsibilities for the project team
-        Solving complex problems; takes a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions
-        Reporting project performance, highlighting and managing all risks & issues and their mitigation throughout the project life cycle
-        Managing budgets, project risks, issues, project scope and project change control
-        Acting as key stakeholder in managing business change
-        Customer liaison and stakeholder management as and where required
-        Experience in managing concurrent third-party vendors with complex interdependencies
-        Ensuring strict financial control of projects are maintained providing project financial status reports
-        Always ensuring we adopt a full ownership end-to-end culture.

The Programme / Senior Project Manager will have the following experience:

-        You will be a Senior Project Manager or PMO Office head who has had experience coaching and developing less experienced Project Managers
-        Nuclear / Defence experience. An understanding of nuclear safety culture will be hugely advantageous
-        Accredited. APMQ Accreditation ideally
-        Need to be able to demonstrate experience of working across a project life cycle
-        Must have an awareness/ knowledge of managing multi-million pound budgets, project risks, issues, project scope and project change control. Scheduling using P6 ideally but this is not an essential requirement
-        An awareness of EVM would be advantageous

SC/ DV Clearance would be advantageous

In return, our client is offering an attractive salary and benefits package:

-        £55,000 - £65,000 + car allowance
-        Fully remote working as a permanent arrangement (not covid related)
-        37.5 hour working week
-        33 days holiday including public holidays, plus the option to buy or sell five days each year
-        Company pension scheme
-        A range of family friendly policies including childcare vouchers
-        An employee-funded car leasing scheme
-        Occupational health support
-        Company Rewards Scheme



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