Assistant Project Manager (Electrical) Nuclear and Defence

Bristol, United Kingdom Countrywide
18 Dec 2015
23 Jan 2017
UK 0000JL
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs employ some of the UK's most experienced and skilled technical services professionals and has grown to over 9,000 people in locations across the UK.

The UK Nuclear area within Jacobs provide engineering design, construction, planning, support, survey, design-build, project management and/or program management for our Nuclear Industry clients. With more than fifty years of experience across the complete nuclear asset lifecycle, we support client delivery and the associated infrastructure requirements at every stage of a project. Recognized a leader in the energy industries, our team consistently receives high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in their categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

Our team is experiencing exciting growth within our established practice and we have a need for an Assistant Project Manager with an Electrical bias.

Primary Job Responsibilities
  • Support multi-discipline projects throughout the full project lifecycle from concept phase to final handover
  • Manage an integrated project team including interfacing with other stakeholders
  • Promote best practice and support & develop project team to maximise efficiency & effective delivery
  • Develop & conduct effective execution strategies & plans in line with the overall project strategies & plans
  • Facilitate budget monitoring & commercial awareness
  • Ensure relevant project risks are identified & managed/mitigated as appropriate

  • Good communication skills and ability to negotiate and influence others including building and maintaining effective relationships with multiple stakeholders
  • Candidates with a relevant degree may have an advantage.
  • Experience of modern project management techniques within complex, multifunctional organisations. (Membership of APM is desirable.)
  • The successful candidate will be required to obtain Security Clearance
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