Senior Project Manager

About the Role

United Kingdom
Newcastle up Tyne
Newcastle upon Tyne
Grid Technologies
Business Unit
Grid Solutions
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Not defined

Interested to work on world class HV substation projects within the Siemens Energy Grid Solutions Business?

We’re looking for dedicated people with the skills and vision to build a better tomorrow. Join the Siemens Energy Business as a Senior Project Manager and help us create the technology that will transform entire industries, cities and even countries.

We are experts in delivering on turnkey high voltage substation solutions and due to growth, we have an incredible opportunity for a passionate and talented individual to join our Project Delivery Team as a Senior Project Manager. Based out of our Newcastle office this incredibly varied position will enable you to work on and lead a portfolio of projects across the UK.

If you are looking for a permanent position which will enable you to advance your career with a truly world leader in the delivery of high voltage substation solutions, then this could be the perfect role for you!

Let’s talk about you

Your profile

• Experience of managing large construction projects within the Transmission & Distribution Industry.
• PM Accreditation at the respective level.
• Degree qualified (or similar) in a suitably related discipline.
• Demonstrable evidence of successful project delivery managing up to 10 staff.
• A working knowledge and practical application of project management methodologies and tools.
• Extensive knowledge of HV Substations (Civil, Primary & Secondary Systems).
• Experience of purchasing procedures and possessing negotiating skills.
• Knowledge of Commercial / Contractual issues.
• Conflict Management experience.
• Detailed working knowledge of current H&S legislation and the CDM Regulations.
• Working knowledge of Environmental Regulations
• Knowledge of Risk / Opportunity Management processes
• Effective leadership, supervisory, communication & interpersonal skills.

Your responsibilities

The Senior Project Manager has full responsibility for results within their allocated projects with the objective of:

  • Executing the project within the defined requirements of safety, cost, time, quality and functionality.
  • Ensuring project controls are established throughout the project in line with the Business Management System.
  • Ensuring compliance with all Regulations, Legislation, and Corporate Governance requirements
  • Delivering both business success and customer satisfaction
  • Providing professional stakeholder management throughout the project lifecycle
  • Ensuring timely decisions on open issues, and escalating issues where necessary
  • Managing risk and opportunity, and providing robust contract execution and administration in a professional and compliant manner
  • Fantastic communication & interpersonal skills are required along with a strong work ethic, able to work of own initiative and ability to be proactive.

Let’s talk about us

"Let’s make tomorrow different today" is our genuine commitment at Siemens Energy to all customers and employees on the way to a sustainable future.

Here at Siemens Energy, we drive innovation, develop new technologies, apply cutting-edge technologies that will set new standards in terms of efficiency, reliability, and sustainability.

We’re Siemens Energy. A collection of over 91,000 great minds worldwide, 3,500 in the UK, making the future and you could be one of them. Our daily lives depend on a steady supply of affordable energy. Our Systems Business is committed to meeting this energy challenge through the turnkey delivery of HV substation solutions for the economical, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. Siemens Energy are constantly innovating and pushing the boundaries in how digitalisation is shaping the future of the energy industry; we need the best and brightest talent to support us on this journey.

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If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We embrace diversity and create what’s right for the world by employing the people who live in it. Siemens Energy recognises that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from under-represented groups and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexible working options with our applicants.

Our benefits package includes a generous base salary, annual bonus, and we celebrate the fact that our employees are individuals and have different wants and needs. With this in mind, we have a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you. We offer 26 days holiday (which increases with service), up to 10% pension contribution match, an excellent company share scheme and employee discounts just to name a few.