Project Manager - Telco & Utilities - Newcastle

Project Manager - Telco & Utilities - Newcastle

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    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

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    £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

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    Ben Weston

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    4 months ago

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We are recruiting for a large utilities company who are looking for a Project Manager to manage a multi-million pound Telco & Utilities Project. This is a role that needs a candidate to quickly move, with a start date aiming for 4th January.

The ideal candidate will have experience of 132kv in the power/utilities space and be able to confidently manage a multi-million pound project.

Project Manager - Telco & Utilities
Salary: Up to £60k + Pension + Bonus + Holiday + UK Vehicle + Phone + Laptop + Expenses covered
Location: Newcastle or West London

Key Responsibilities:
*Management of day to day project delivery within a geographical area, including delivery requirements, safety, quality, street works, supplier performance and improvement.
*Drive a "Safety First and "Right First Time" culture across the field operations backed up through plans and engagement with suppliers.
*Manage and lead ongoing civils and cabling contracts.
*Ensure accidents, incidents and near misses, quality failures and service deterioration trends are investigated competently and corrective action is taken where and when appropriate.
*Through a close working relationship with commercial, identify at the earliest opportunity risks to delivering the budget, supplier and/ or overhead cost impacting upon the project.
*Manage the operational relationship with all suppliers, and have monitoring in place to ensure that standards are adhered to and met.
*All direct reports to have clear performance objectives and regular 1:1 meetings used to drive engagement.
*Budgetary and cost control for each project.
*Manage staff, oversee work schedules and assign specific duties accordingly.
*Deliver quality service to the client ensuring that performance standards & contractual KPI's and SLA's are met ensuring that performance standards & contractual KPI's and SLA's are
*To ensure the performance standards of project staff by holding regular reviews and reporting back to the Senior Operations Manager
*Carry out regular audits of staff performance and quality of work to ensure the highest standard of service and workmanship is being achieved.
*To establish and maintain close working relationships with key partners and stakeholders in the region.
*Communicate closely and provide timely and accurate periodical reports to R.O.M