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Location: South West England, Bristol, United Kingdom

Lead Project Manager - Equipment

South West England, Bristol, United Kingdom

Job Description

The Hinkley Point C Project is one of the largest infrastructure projects in Europe. During the business construction phase over 5,600 people will work on the site. The project marks the rebirth of the UK's nuclear industry and will present invaluable opportunities for Somerset, the South West and wider UK.
This is an exciting opportunity to work on one of the largest and most significant construction and infrastructure projects in Europe.
Lead Project Manager - Equipment Program
Principal Accountabilities:

Define the work scope to be delivered within the contract or package of work and the interfaces to the other elements of the programme

Securing the required resources to meet their project requirements, ensuring the maintenance of SQEP for any assigned resource and promptly identifying any personnel shortfalls or issues within their project team

Developing and executing effective execution strategies and plans in line with the overall programme execution plan (PEP), setting out how the programme of work will be managed, organised and executed. The PEP sets out the "why", "what", "how", "when" and "who" for the delivery of the programme

Maintaining effective communications with all stakeholders and executing the project or PEP strategies within their contract or package of work

Drive the delivery of the contract or package activities to ensure they are delivered safely, on time, to budget, meeting business & technical requirements. Monitor and manage the progress of the programme - track progress against milestones, deadlines, budget and provide key stakeholders with reports on these matters

Anticipate, manage and resolve issues within the contact or package. Identify risks and facilitate the resolution of all issues raised, develop and update the programme budget, and escalate any issues to the Delivery Manager (Senior Project Manager or Director)

Ensure level 3 schedules are developed and maintained for the contract or package of work. Ensure such schedules are consistent with overall Project schedules (levels 1 and level 2). Escalate any discrepancies to the Project Controls Director

Interface with other programmes to ensure a high-level view of how the total project is progressing and to identify and adopt the use of best practice

Ensure that contract or package contractual requirements are fulfilled

Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all project team members

Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

Track record of delivering projects within a technically complex and dynamic environment whilst ensuring high levels of safety, security and environmental responsibility, ideally but not exclusively, within the Nuclear Energy sector or similar regulated environment.

Demonstrate success in managing / developing:
Engineering design, contract and field execution strategies for project delivery.
Multi-discipline EPCM projects.
Procurement and management of complex contracts.
Control of costs; risk; schedule and change and proficient in the use of Earned Value tools.
Close out of commercial claims and the associated negotiations.

Experience of successfully engaging groups of stakeholders.

Experience with working with overseas contractors and stakeholders

Able to demonstrate strong management skills including project management, financial management, change management and facilitation. Proficient in the use of estimating scheduling, programming and risk tools.

Experience of managing contractors, consultants and other advisors throughout large and complex construction projects, in a regulated environment. Including NEC or FIDIC contracts.

Good presentation, influencing and facilitation skills. Excellent communication and organisational skills, able to develop relationships and maintain effective networks.

Strong numerical and analytical skills.

Detailed understanding of PWR design and experience in PWR operations.

Working knowledge of French language an advantage.

Degree and chartered status in an engineering, construction, physics or other related field.

Good knowledge of CDM Regulations.

Knowledge and / or practitioner of Project Management with experience of applying either; APM body of knowledge and OGC's Prince 2.

Can demonstrate experience of managing project through the project lifecycle from concept to handover

Understanding the needs of quality and how quality is assured and controlled.

PAYE Contract (+ 33 days paid leave).
For more information, please contact Ian Canavan at Rullion on 07799348733.

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