over 5 years ago
Project Manager Eden Scott's client is one of the UK's fastest growing renewable energy manufacturing companies with bases across Europe. Due to continued success and a strong pipeline of projects an opportunity for an experienced Project Manager has arisen within their central belt offices. The Project Manager will be responsible for ensuring that a project or group of projects is delivered to budget, programme and to a high quality. The Project Manager has budget responsibility for projects worth approx £2-£30M on an annual basis and responsibility for subcontracts valued at up to £4M per project. In addition to this you will be expected to assist in the development of less experienced members of the team. You will not be directly responsible for the supervision of project staff as your assistant project manager will take on this responsibility, but you will have indirect responsibility for staff working on key projects and the management of sub contractors. Key accountabilities of this role include but are not limited to: *Responsible for the management of the project lifecycle for allocated UK projects from sales negotiation to service handover through building and leading effective project teams and ensuring effective delivery (budget, programme and quality). *Responsible for down-selecting UK suppliers and placement of projects of up to £4M to ensure quality subcontractors are selected and projects are delivered effectively *Manage and control spending of the project working along side the Assistant project manager to ensure that the materials sourced are negotiated to their best price and to bring the project within budget. *Assist in the procedural development of the company by developing project management processes and procedures to ensure internal and external customer requirements are met *Contribute to the profitability of the company through effective project delivery and outstanding customer satisfaction. *Responsible for Health & Safety on project sites during the project delivery stage by ensuring all staff are adequately trained on site, processes and procedures are in place and they are being adhered to. *Build strong effective relationships with key people in the company and on projects to ensure effective project delivery. *Ensure effective management of subcontractors, making sure that they complete project KPI's and contribute to the smooth running of the project. Ideally you will have an Engineering degree or equivalent experience/professional development in the field of engineering or similar discipline. You will have a track record of project management and will be able to show your experience of managing complex sub contracts and high value projects. You will have good commercial awareness and the ability to keep in mind and optimise the costs and benefits for the company when planning and realising business activities. You will have the ability to influence at all levels and the ability to find the right arguments to convince others of your own ideas and proposals and to promote an approach or a measure through logical and emotional reasoning. Within this role you must have the ability to make quick and effective decisions under pressure and assume responsibility for the decision and the outcome of the project. You must also be able to delegate and hand over tasks, competencies and responsibilities to others, giving them the necessary tools and room to work.