Position: Project Manager
Salary: annual bonus, car/cash allowance
Ref: 523034_1583169210
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 02/03/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Dublin

Salary: €Competitive Salary plus car/car allowance and bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full time | 37.5 hours per week with Flexible Working Patterns available

About the Department

SSE is Ireland's second largest energy utility and the leading developer and investor in cleaner energy infrastructure. SSE owns and operates over 2,000MW of generation capacity on the island of Ireland, of which 718MW is from renewable sources. Sitting within our Wholesale business, SSE Airtricity supplies greener electricity, natural gas and essential services to over 770,000 homes and businesses. Since 2008, SSE has directly invested over £2bn in growing its Ireland energy business including investment in large-scale, cleaner energy infrastructure. As a result of that investment SSE has contributed over €5bn to Irish Gross Domestic Product (GDP) since 2010, demonstrating the scale of economic activity that SSE's operations support across Ireland.

What is the Role?

You'll project manage large Electrical/Civil projects in the Dublin area, ensuring that the activities of the projects are planned, assigned and costed in line with projected budget and timelines provided.

You'll be involved in the Contract and Project Management of multiple Electrical/Civil and specialist sub-contractor teams undertaking construction of street furniture and cabling installation projects, from conception to completion to ensure all safety, quality, technical and commercial requirements are met. This will include; engineering support to estimators and bid teams, design development, client management and development, SHE management, project planning and operational delivery, management of on-site teams and finally, contract, financial and cost management for the projects.

What Do I Need?

To be successful in this role, you'll have significant experience of managing a portfolio of projects ranging from €1m to €10m in an electrical contracting environment. You'll ideally have a Third level qualification equivalent in an electrical or civil discipline, although this is not essential if relevant experience can be demonstrated. We would also be looking for you to have; a working knowledge of Health & Safety Regulations, experience and knowledge in Contract management, an understanding of technical drawings and knowledge of general office applications.

You'll also have excellent project management and communication skills, as well as good client and customer relation skills with the ability to work in a team environment. You'll have experience of managing operational teams, achieving and setting targets, and be able to apply financial and budgetary controls to maximise profit returns. Finally, you'll be enthusiastic, innovative and open take on new challenges.

A full Irish driving licence is vital for this role as well as a passion for safety and the ability to work well in a team as well as independently.

Our Benefits

We're committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

We'll let you know the outcome of your job application after the closing date. To discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch

This vacancy is open to both internal and external candidates. The successful candidate may be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process if their vetting level changes. This includes a basic criminal records check.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Benefits:

annual bonus, car/cash allowance