Project Manager

November 6, 2018

We are currently seeking an experienced Project Manager to join our growing team in Ellesmere Port on a permanent staff basis.

Key Objectives

The Project Manager is responsible for delivering the project. The Project Manager leads and manages the project team, with the authority and responsibility to run the project on a day-to-day basis.

Primary duties

  • Designing and applying an appropriate project management framework for the project (using relevant project standards).
  • Managing the production of the required deliverables.
  • Planning and monitoring the project.
  • Adopting any delegation and use of project assurance roles within agreed reporting structures.
  • Preparing and maintaining the Project Plan (or Project Execution Plan), Stage and Exception Plans as required.
  • Manage project risks, including the development of contingency plans.
  • Liaison with programme management (if the project is part of a programme) and related projects to ensure that work is neither overlooked nor duplicated.
  • Overall progress and use of resources, initiating corrective action where necessary.
  • Change control and any required configuration management.
  • Reporting through agreed reporting lines on project progress through Highlight Reports and stage assessments.
  • Liaison with appointed project assurance roles to assure the overall direction and integrity of the project.
  • Adopting technical and quality strategy.
  • Identifying and obtain any support and advice required for the management, planning and control of the project.
  • Managing project administration.
  • Conducting end project evaluation to assess how well the project was managed and preparing and end-project report.
  • Preparing any follow-on action recommendations as required
  • Responsible for their own health and safety and that of others and undertake the obligations as defined within the TTL H&S Manual.
  • Assist in the implementation of the TTL Quality Assurance, Environmental Management System, abide and promote its Policies and Procedures.

Qualifications

  • The Project Manager should be appropriately trained in project management techniques and processes.
  • Qualified to degree level is preferred but not essential.

Skills

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Proven leadership, team working and project management skills.
  • Effective negotiation skills.

Attributes

  • Evidence of extensive experience in delivering collaborative projects.
  • Broad engineering background including the design and development of process systems.
  • Procurement and contract negotiation in an innovative technology role.
  • Budgeting, forecasting and cost control.
  • Project risk management.
  • The Project Manager will have a proven track record of delivering projects from inception to handover.
  • Demonstrable evidence of managing teams of multi-disciplinary professionals and supply chain staff.
  • Competent in the analysis of performance shortfalls and the implementation of corrective actions.
  • Experience in managing internal and external stakeholders at senior levels. Ideally experience of working within the utilities, process, oil & gas, petrochemical, power, steel or pharmaceutical industry.

Start date: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable DOE + additional benefits

NO AGENCIES

If you’re keen to find out more about current vacancies and contracts at Thyson Technology, please get in touch with David Ridley , Head of Manpower:
T: 0151 355 5594

    davidr@thyson.com

For more information about this role, and to apply, please send your CV and a covering note to recruitment@thyson.com.