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Location: England, Somerset, Bridgwater

Assistant Project Manager

England, Somerset, Bridgwater
£250.00 - £350.00 per day

Job Description

Role: Assistant Project Manager
Position: Contract
Location: Hinkley Point C/Bridgwater

Rate: £250-£300 per Day +36 days holiday

Duration: CED 31/12/2024 Rolling 12 months thereafter

Are you ready to make your mark on a pioneering nuclear project? We invite you to become a crucial part of the Hinkley Point C (HPC) project. This role offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the development of two major EPR nuclear plants, driving innovation, sustainability, and excellence in construction.

Role Overview

The Assistant Project Manager (APM) will demonstrate the strongest direction of all activities associated with the full life cycle delivery of the major contracts assigned. Reporting directly to the Project Manager you will be accountable for ensuring delivery of all engineering, procurement, manufacturing, construction and handover activities for the life cycle of the contract or work package in accordance with the overall Project schedule.

The APM will work closely with the Project Manager to ensure planning and delivery is in accordance with all safety, quality, time and cost parameters to meet the needs of the Project.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist and work under supervision on tasks required to support the Project Manager's delivery of the project and contract scope for HPC.
  • Liaise and interface with the other key teams within NNB on specific tasks which are required to support the principle task of delivery of the project and contract scope for HPC.
  • Has an awareness to develop, implement and provide ongoing support towards the use of management systems which will support delivery and quality of the outputs from the Project Controls Department, including planning and document control processes.
  • Participate in providing support to the wider Team with regard to compliance with approved NNB procedures.
  • Participate in developing the relationships with key statutory stakeholders for the HPC project
  • Under supervision of the Project Manager the APM will project manage delivery of documents required to secure Project delivery including those required for ONR L4 meetings. This will include the overall Planning Schedule, as well as detailed schedules for associated technical work streams.
  • Ensure that a full and auditable archive of project decisions is maintained to document the project evolution and history.
  • Support the project management functions of the technical work streams to help ensure they are completed on time and on budget, supporting the management of commercial and technical Work through all phases of the project.
  • Support the development of Joint Management Team and collaborative working to reinforce working behaviours against agreed principles and objectives.
  • Coordinate and record meetings with key project stakeholders (internal & external).
  • Ensuring that wider NNB arrangements are implemented, as appropriate, within the Programme of works and advising the management team of any necessary actions to ensure this.
  • Facilitate internal communications within the Project Delivery Team and the wider HPC Project teams.
  • Assist the Project Manager delivering the List of Deliverables (LOD) and in applying the principles of Earned Value Management (EVM).
  • Support the Commercial and Programme Managers in the preparation of necessary budget justifications, internal business papers and other approvals to the NNB HPC Project Board. The role will work closely with other project teams, including commercial, procurement, construction, engineering, project controls, operations and safety.
  • The Assistant Project Manager reports to the team Project Manager and will actively support the wider Programme Management team once assigned to a sub Programme area.
  • Provide support to some of the Technical Contract Leads in their dealings with suppliers.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills, able to communicate effectively and interact with senior managers.
  • People management skills, with the ability to build relationships, influence and work collaboratively within complex, internal and external, multidisciplinary groups.
  • Ability to display and communicate a logical thought process, with excellent analytical skills, including capabilities for budget analysis and forecasting.
  • Ability to cope well under pressure and within tight timeframes.
  • Undertake individual working to a high level of attention to detail.
  • May have (but not essential) a Degree or similar qualification in engineering, construction or related field.

At Hinkley Point C, you will shape the future of nuclear energy and contribute to a cleaner, sustainable tomorrow. This role offers the chance to collaborate on an ambitious project with a positive impact on the environment and society.

If this sounds of interest, please APPLY NOW with your CV and a cover letter highlighting your suitability for this exciting role.

Good Luck!

This vacancy is being advertised by Rullion Ltd acting as an employment business.

Since 1978, Rullion has been securing exceptional candidates for a range of clients; from large well-known brands to SMEs and start-ups. As a family-owned business, Rullion's approach is credible and honest, focused on building long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates.

Rullion is a forward-thinking recruitment company that specialises in providing a wide range of talent consultancy services to a diverse client base, from small start-ups to large household names.

We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.



Keywords: Project Manager, Assistant Project Manager, APM, PM, Nuclear Energy, Hinkley Point C, EPR Nuclear Plants, Project Delivery, Construction Sequencing, Safety, Quality, Sustainability, Logistics Planning, Collaboration, Innovative, Future Energy.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

Speak to Sean Crocker today

Account Consultant at Rullion Call Sean on 16877589

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