Project Manager

Equal Approach Ltd.

Project Manager


Equal Approach Ltd., Bridgend, Perth and Kinross

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 2 weeks ago, 27 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 66126a7d34b1441590d06595a8990faf

Full Job Description

The Real-Time Systems Delivery (RTSD) Team is responsible for the project delivery, design, installation, testing and commissioning of Industrial Control Systems, Operational Communications and SCADA field systems that SSEN use to operate our primary and secondary assets across multiple locations across the Scottish Hydro Electric Power Distribution (SHEPD) licensed area.

As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing and delivering a range of Technical Services and Operational Technology projects. You will lead project teams, develop project plans, and ensure that projects are delivered on time, within budget and to the highest standards of quality throughout the ED2 price control period.

Your key responsibilities will be as follows.

- Leading project teams to deliver the ED2 project portfolio to meet strategic needs and operational efficiency.

- Developing project plans, timelines, and budgets in conjunction with senior stakeholders and ensuring that projects are delivered to the highest standards of quality and safety.

- Monitoring, controlling and communicate project progress, taking corrective action where necessary to keep projects on track.

- Managing project budgets, including tracking costs and managing financial risks.

- Identifying and managing project risks, including developing and implementing risk mitigation strategies.

- Managing stakeholder relationships, including suppliers and contractors and providing leadership and guidance to project team members

- Meeting project stakeholders at site to kick of the project build stage.

Proven track record of successful project management, delivering against objectives and to budget, preferably with Project Management qualifications such as APM, PMQ or equivalent.

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with stakeholders at all levels.

- Strong leadership skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire project teams.

- Excellent planning and organisational skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

- Familiarity with the UK electrical utilities sector and its regulatory environment.

- A full driving licence is required along with flexibility to occasionally travel to various sites around Scotland.

We would love to hear from you if you are an experienced Project Manager looking for a challenging and rewarding role and would like an opportunity to join a dynamic team, lead exciting projects, and significantly contribute to SSEN's Purpose and Vision.

SSEN Distribution powers 3.9 million homes and businesses in communities across central southern England and the north of Scotland. Our team of more than 4,200 highly skilled people keep customers connected to a safe and reliable supply of electricity whilst developing the flexible networks that are vital for the future. We power communities to thrive today and create a net-zero tomorrow. Why not join us and help power change, we're looking for great people who love working with others to achieve great results. You'll be empowered to make the right decisions for our customers and have the space to take accountability for the work you do. You'll be working as part of a bigger team, enabling net-zero, so team work will be essential. As a part of our business, you become part of something bigger - an established company with a reputation for looking after our people, offering secure and rewarding roles where safety is our number one priority.

We offer an excellent package with 34 days annual leave entitlement. Enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.