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6 months ago
Location: UK
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Executive
Category: Carbon Capture and Storage CCS Jobs
Senior Project Manager / Project Manager (SOL00003D)

Primary Location
: United Kingdom-Solihull-Solihull

: Project Management

Job Posting
: 21-Nov-18

you like to join our Programme and
Project Management team
in Solihull? We have been involved in
making a positive impact on the Midlands economy for over 50 years, with an
outstanding portfolio of high profile projects across the region, as well as
supporting a large number of national and international projects.

The Role

This is an opportunity for
a project manager to join PMO assignments within our Programme and Project
Management (PPM) team in Campus.

The role will provide an
opportunity to:

* Help
develop our PPM capability for Energy clients

* significantly
enhance the post-holders own project management and technical skills

* Develop
best-practice within the team

* Identify
new project opportunities and areas of business activity for the team

* Responsible for project controls and
reporting including initial development of PMO controls architecture

* Supporting senior PMs with winning a
project, initiating the project, formation of project team to
satisfactorily deliver and ensuring overall client satisfaction

* Likely to be responsible for a number of
junior PMs and should be able to demonstrate ability to manage priorities
across a variety of demanding client needs.

Assignments are mainly
project management focused where we support our Client from business case right
through to implementation for large capital projects. A typical role would
include developing and leading the Project Management Office (PMO) roles and
processes in a client environment. This includes responsibility of team
building, team working and leadership in the role.

The role holder will report
to the Energy Sector leader within the PPM Midlands. He/she will be required to
be integrate into project delivery teams and work closely with technical
discipline leaders, other Arup teams and other consultants / contractors as

The Team

The Programme and Project
Management (PPM) team comprises 40 staff predominantly based at the Arup
Campus. The Campus comprises several Arup businesses numbering approximately
800 staff and covering a diverse range of skills and disciplines. The Campus is
a purpose-built design open plan office incorporating the latest in sustainable
technologies and providing a lively and engaging work environment.

Required Skills & Experience

* 3+ years’ experience of working in a PMO
team, ideally with experience in Energy projects (low carbon, renewables,
thermal, nuclear etc.), utilities or heavy infrastructure / industrial

* A
deep understanding of all PMO functions

* Strong
planning and organising skills

* Self-starter

* Able
to work under minimal supervision

* Good
communication skills

* Demonstrable
ability to work in an integrated project team

* Strong
logical decision-making skills

Our Company

is an independent firm of Designers, Planners, Engineers, Consultants and
Technical Specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Through
our work, we make a positive difference in the world.

Shape Your Time with Us

can we best work with you? Whether you’re a parent, a carer, a student, or just
have a busy lifestyle, it’s not always easy to commit to standard working
hours. At Arup you have access to a range of flexible working options –
including flexible start and finish times, working from home or working
part-time. If you're interested in any of these options, please let us know
when you apply and we'll discuss how this could work in your role.

Reward and Benefits

offer a competitive salary at all levels and one of the best benefits packages
in our sector.

benefits including private healthcare and a range of other protection schemes
are funded by Arup and made available to all permanent staff in order to
support and safeguard your financial, physical and mental wellbeing. You will also have access to a Flexible
Benefits Fund, available to spend on a wide range of Choice Benefits to
compliment your work/life balance and financial security.

addition, all permanent employees are eligible for the Global Profit Share
scheme. Subject to scheme rules, employees can receive two Profit Share
payments per year, which are dependent on the firm’s financial performance.

vacancy is being managed by Jamie Harris – jamie.harris@arup.com

date: 21st December 2018

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