Senior Project Manager – NES Fircroft – Grangemouth

NES Fircroft

Our client a truly global company,is one of the world’s largest chemical companies.

A Senior Project Manager is one of a number of experienced project professionals our client is seeking, to join the existing team to support this major investment program.

Job Purpose

Lead the development and delivery of multi-disciplinary engineering projects to meet demanding HSE, technical, schedule and cost targets.

Principle Accountabilities

Manage and coordinate project resources including internal personnel and third party design, vendor and construction companies.

Lead the safe delivery of projects to the required quality and the agreed schedule and cost

Challenge and develop project scopes and specifications to meet the project objectives and to optimise compliance with technical standards

Develop and implement an execution plan to support the agreed design, procurement and construction strategies

Develop project schedule and cost estimate to support financial sanction and track progress of project delivery

Establish appropriate project performance measures to support effective project delivery

Manage project risk

Manage changes to project scope, schedule and cost

Special Features

Working in a matrix management environment with many interfaces to third parties including designers, vendors and constructors

Delivery within a complex operational and maintenance environment

Demanding HSE, quality, schedule and cost targets

Projects are multi-disciplinary projects and part of a large program

Qualifications, Knowledge and Skills

Degree qualified or equivalent in an engineering discipline.

Strong preference for a mechanical engineering background

Experienced team leader with good decision making skills

Able to build relationships and communicate effectively at all levelsand with suppliers / contracting partners

Significant experience managing across the full project lifecycle, within a manufacturing environment

Strong knowledge of project processes and the regulatory framework for the delivery of engineering projects

Substantial experience of a wide range of contract forms including EPC, lump sum and reimbursable

Excellent understanding of risk management and project controls

With over 90 years’ combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world’s leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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