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Employment Type:  Full Time
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Salary:  Competitive Salary & Benefits

Nr Bridgwater, GB

Career Area:  Project Management & Business Change

Project Manager


Hinkley Point C, Bridgwater.


Are you an experienced Project Manager with excellent stakeholder management skills? Do you want to be part of building one of the largest and complex projects in Europe?

If so, join us as a Project Manager and be part of one of the most exciting and challenging projects within EDF, as we continue to lead the rebirth of nuclear in the UK.


Hinkley Point ‘C’ (HPC) is a vital part of the UK’s future energy strategy. As the first of the UK’s next generation of Nuclear power stations, HPC is both of high profile and high complexity.


We are looking for a Project Manager to join our Marine Programme and report directly to the Delivery Manager. In your role you will manage the procurement and on-site installation works for a tunnelling contract for the Fish Return System. The Fish Return System (FRS) is designed to protect marine life and is the provision of an outfall structure to permit the return of fish to the sea.


As a Project Manager you will provide leadership to ensure the effective delivery of activities in the programme to time, cost, safety, and quality, while recognising and managing the impacts of the programme on the wider Project.


This is an excellent opportunity for any individuals currently working within EDF and/ or on HPC. We can support with a permanent move, or a secondment opportunity of around 60 weeks and are happy to talk more about this at interview stage.



Pay, benefits and culture…


Alongside a competitive starting salary, we offer a competitive benefits package, including a company pension scheme, a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle, and the opportunity to earn bonus. 


At EDF, everyone’s welcome. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse environment where everyone has a voice and where you feel confident being yourself.  We’re committed to equality, diversity and inclusion.  We’d 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’re a disability confident employer and we’ll do all we can to help with your application, making adjustments as you need. 


We’ll value the difference you bring and offer opportunities for you to thrive and succeed.



What you’ll be doing…


  • Supporting, directing and reporting on the progress of procurement and construction arrangements.
  • Managing a multidisciplinary team (Commercial, Quality, Engineering, Construction) to supervise the contractors’ installation at HPC.
  • Liaising and coordinating with stakeholders to ensure work is carried out to safety, quality, time and cost parameters. 
  • Providing all required reporting information and escalation to the Senior Project Manager
  • Undertaken earnt value management analysis and forecasting.
  • Responsible for administering all aspects of the contract with the support of a commercial manager.



Who you are…


  • Degree/HND - Civils, Building or M&E related*.
  • Preferably chartered (CIOB, ICE, IET, CIBSE, etc)*.
  • PM Qualification or proven experience of operating within recognised PM delivery methodology.
  • Proven experience of managing construction/infrastructure projects with tunnelling or marine works experience being preferential.
  • Experience of managing NEC and/or FIDIC contracts.
  • Able to demonstrate strong management skills including financial, risk, change, engineering, and schedule.   
  • Appreciation of Safety, Environmental and Quality requirements in a highly regulated environment.
  • Good presentation, influencing and facilitation skills.
  • Experience of managing contractors, consultants, and other advisors.
  • Micro-tunnelling experience is an advantage.


*Demonstrable experience in lieu of qualifications are acceptable.


Closing date: 9th April 2023


Join us and together we can help Britain achieve Net Zero.




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