High Voltage Project Manager

High Voltage Project Manager

Job Title: High Voltage Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Reference: HC1235_1556641183
Contact Name: Harriet Crawford
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 30, 2019 17:19

Job Description

High Voltage Project Manager

Up to £55,000 per annum


A Fantastic Opportunity has arisen for an experienced Project Manager to join a global cable manufacturer at their site in Edinburgh.

The Purpose of this role is to;

  • Manage the project, from the start of the engineering phase to the final acceptance from the customer.
  • Manage the execution team based on site, deal with the local CW contractor and manage their activities on the projects - Claim management
  • Responsible for the financial result of the projects: Secure/improve the project results, inform about the sales and projects outlooks (sales figures, results)

Key Responsibilities of a Project Manager:

Project management

  • Prepares monthly and quarterly Project reviews
  • Follows and up-dates the Project management system
  • Follows-up the technical, financial (budget, turnover, and invoicing) part of the project
  • Prepares the project planning and follow it up
  • Coordinates manufacturing & planning to avoid any delay
  • Gives feedback to all relevant units for continuous improvement - REX
  • Gives all necessary information from plants to site teams
  • Prepares the site team arrival (logistics)
  • Puts in place all necessary tools to follow up and quantify site progress
  • Conducts all QHSE activities (plan, implementation, control, administration)
  • To comply with the Group Code of Ethics and particularly implementation of the Group rules and policies related to the relations with agents and consultants, competition law, the annual actions of the Ethics Compliance Program
  • Interface with installation engineering teams
  • Define technical needs & coordinate priorities
  • Establish engineering time schedule with milestones & deliverables
  • Control & approve schematic diagrams, support systems documents, installation methods documents
  • Validate follow up and manage orders of subcontracted materials
  • Approve lengths of cables to be produced
  • Interface with cable engineering (in Calais or in plants)
  • Supervise & approve technical definition of cables, documentation for electrical calculations
  • Coordinate sample tests and type tests
  • Interface with cable manufacturing AND with accessories manufacturing - Plants
  • Make sure technical specs & inspections are respected
  • Order cable manufacturing
  • Follow manufacturing planning
  • Coordinate logistics for delivery with transportation department & with the plants
  • Attend factory acceptance tests with customer
  • Interface with jointers and project team

Customer interface

  • Customer visits, on site, inspections, meetings
  • Organises official communications, letters, monthly reports
  • Fosters a trustworthy & open climate with consultants and customers
  • Makes him/herself available and is reactive when special requests

Contract management

  • Gets a comprehensive understanding of the contract
  • Identifies critical items in the contract - risk assessment
  • Is rigorous when applies the contract and takes into account specificities
  • Evaluate potential deviations between tender and execution
  • Prepare contracts for subcontractors with legal department

Key Requirements of a Project Manager:

  • Educated as engineer and ideally as project manager
  • Previous experience as project manager
  • Strong planning s and organisation kills
  • Strong entrepreneurship
  • Strong leadership in order to work efficiently with the project team (Engineering, jointers, cost controllers, admin, etc.)
  • Ability to work in cross- functional and multi-cultural teams
  • Ability to be the reference point locally for all stakeholders

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