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Employment Type:  Full Time
Employment Period: 
Salary:  £60,000 - £70,000

Bridgwater, GB

Career Area:  Engineering, Nuclear & Scientific

Project Manager

Project Manager


Hinkley Point C, Full-Time, Permanent. 3-4 days on site and 1-2 days working from home or other offices.


Are you a results-driven professional seeking an opportunity to bring your strategic project management expertise to a dedicated team focused on innovation and excellence? Are you ready to take the lead in a dynamic role, overseeing the full life cycle of major contracts?


If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join us as our next Project Manager here at Hinkley Point C!


The Opportunity


As our next Project Manager, you’ll be responsible for overseeing the entire lifecycle of a contract or work package, including engineering, procurement, manufacturing, construction, and commissioning activities. In this role, you’ll ensure that all planning and delivery align with the overall project schedule, adhering to safety, quality, time, and cost parameters. Reporting directly to a Senior Project Manager, you’ll direct all activities related to the contract or work package, ensuring seamless execution from start to finish.


Pay, benefits and culture


In addition to a salary range of £60,000 - £70,000 depending on experience, we offer flexible benefits that support our employees’ physical, emotional, and financial wellbeing. Examples include: a market-leading company pension scheme, a bonus plan, health cover, electric vehicle leasing, mental health support and employee discounts.


At EDF, everyone is welcome. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse environment where everyone has a voice and where you feel confident being yourself. We are committed to equality, diversity, and inclusion. We would like our future workforce to have an equal gender balance, represent a broad mix of people from minority ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQ+, those with a disability and supporting social mobility.


We are a disability confident employer and will do all we can to support you through your recruitment journey with us.  If you would like to talk about adjustments, or support you may need, please note this within your application.


We will value the difference you bring and give you opportunities to thrive and succeed.


What you will be doing…


In collaboration with the Senior Project Manager, you'll play a key role in securing necessary resources, maintaining SQEP standards, and promptly addressing any personnel shortfalls within your project team. You'll also assist in developing and implementing strategies aligned with the overall programme execution plan (PEP), ensuring effective management, organisation, and execution of the program.


Your responsibilities extend to maintaining open communication with stakeholders and executing project or PEP strategies within your designated contract or work package. Along with this, your responsibilities also include:


  • Proactively anticipate, manage, and resolve issues within your contract or package, identifying risks, facilitating resolutions, and contributing to the development and update of the program budget. Escalate any issues to the Senior Project Manager when necessary.
  • Work alongside the Senior Project Manager to develop and maintain schedules for the contract or work package, ensuring alignment with overall Project schedules. Promptly escalate any discrepancies.
  • Cultivate a culture of lessons learned and knowledge capture as part of our everyday business practices.
  • Interface with other programs to ensure a high-level view of the overall project's progress, identifying and adopting best practices.
  • Ensure fulfilment of contractual requirements within your assigned contract or package, escalating where necessary to the Senior Project Manager.


Who you are…


In this role, we’re looking for you to utilise your working knowledge of CDM Regulations and proficient numeracy, analytical, and critical reasoning skills. Your proficiency extends to the application of estimating, scheduling, programming, risk, and Earned Value Management tools.


We’re also looking for you to hold an understanding the specific needs of nuclear quality and how it is assured and controlled underscores your commitment to excellence along with:


  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of leadership principles in complex projects.
  • Understanding the needs of nuclear quality and how it is assured and controlled.
  • Successful experience in engaging multi-level stakeholders in a regulated environment.
  • Experience operating within NEC and FIDIC commercial arrangements.


While a degree in engineering, construction, or a related field is desirable, your demonstrated project management experience in engineering design, contract and field execution strategies, multi-discipline EPCM projects, construction activities, procurement, and management of complex contracts will be paramount in this role.


Applications for this role close: Sunday 16th June


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