JUNIOR PROJECT MANAGER

Location: BRAMPTON
Salary Between : £30,000 and £35,000 per Annum
Reference : 21911
Permanent

Our client is a well-respected and market-leading engineering consultancy who currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Junior Project Manager to join them on a permanent basis just outside Carlisle. The successful candidate will work alongside. Project Engineers and Scientists to oversee the delivery of large, complex engineering/construction projects. This is an exciting opportunity to work on some major projects and play a key role in driving these forward.

 Role:

  • Drive successful, efficient project delivery through focus, perseverance, resilience and strong working relationships with Project Engineers, Scientists and delivery teams
  • Plan & track project delivery, proactively managing the critical path
  • Resource and financial forecasting
  • Procurement planning, tracking and managing delivery of key items
  • Risk anticipation and proactive problem solving
  • Track risks, issues & key project KPI's including compliance with site and company procedures including HSE and CDM
  • Internal and external project reporting
  • Build strong internal and external stakeholder relationships, flexing style to influence stakeholders at all levels
  • Identify critical project and client dependencies and proactively manage
  • Focus on an efficient delivery to maximise revenue
  • Manage scope, identify any creep and manage commercially
  • Manage and control budgets to achieve target profit

 

Requirements:

  • Fluent English speaker
  • Has structured methodology experience (Prince 2 etc.)
  • Must be willing and able to obtain and maintain a U.K. SC Clearance (application for clearance will be assisted by the client)
  • Has sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including MS Project
  • Plan & track project delivery
  • Provide resource and financial forecasting
  • Track and manage delivery of key items
  • Track risks, issues & key project KPI's including compliance with site and company procedures including HSE and CDM
  • Deliver project reports (internally and externally)
  • Build strong internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Manage and control budgets to achieve target profit
  • Has strong attention to detail and good organisational skills

What’s on offer?

  • (26 days of annual leave + opportunity for up to 10 days unpaid leave, sabbatical leave, flexible working options)
  • Wellbeing benefits (inc Private Medical and Dental Insurance, Health Assessments, Gym allowance and free fruit)
  • Pension Scheme: employer-matched pension contributions (employer contribution - up to 9%)
  • Travel benefits (inc Season Ticket Loan and Cycle to Work Scheme)
  • Life Assurance and Group Income Protection benefits
  • Electric Vehicle Salary Sacrifice Scheme (for personal use)
  • Re-imbursement of relevant Professional Membership Fees (up to £500)
  • Access to employee retail discount site for high street and on-line shopping
  • Company contribution towards; eye tests and glasses (for computer/laptop users), and Flu Vaccination
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) – providing free and confidential support for issues including work, family, relationships, money and health.

 

 

For further information on this opportunity, please contact Molly Brown on 02392 603030 or email molly.brown@blueprintrecruit.com

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