Position: Senior Project Manager
Salary: GBP45079 - GBP59538 per annum + car/allowance
Ref: 523148_1583855892
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 10/03/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Southampton

Salary: £45,079 - £59,538 plus car/car allowance and bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | 37 hours | Flexible Working Patterns Available

About the Department

SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK's largest Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M&E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions.

What is the Role?

Our Business Unit in Southampton (New Forest) is currently looking to recruit a new Senior Project Manager, with an Electrical background, to join the dynamic E&I team to assist in business growth and expansion in this field of our business.

You'll be based in Southampton and will be required to travel so that you can be involved in the Contract and Project Management of multiple Electrical 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 an HNC qualification or equivalent in an electrical or mechanical 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 CDM Regulations 2015, experience and knowledge of management of NEC3 Contracts, an understanding of technical drawings and knowledge of general office applications, inclusive of MS Project and Prima Vera P6. SMSTS or equivalent is desirable but not essential as training can be undertaken.

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 UK 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

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

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.

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