Project Manager

Job Reference: N-2021-07

Stone | Nuclear | Full-time | Permanent

Summary of Business:

With a focus on operational technology and digital transformation, Capula has been a leader in advanced system integration for decades; optimising efficiency & delivering performance on a massive scale. But with continuous innovation at the heart of our business, we’ve always got our sights set on the future. We work in some of the most highly regulated and challenging industrial environments, and have delivered critical projects across energy, water, renewables and manufacturing.

Capula has a portfolio of systems contracts to be delivered to major clients within the Nuclear Industry, some integrating with existing C&I systems, some stand alone and some greenfield.  With cumulative values of several £Ms the contracts include a range of full turnkey solutions based generally upon PLC/SCADA technology and including hardwired/logic based safety systems. Some contracts also include site installation and cabling etc. Based upon world class products the contracts cover Requirements Definition, Design, Substantiation, Implementation, Testing, Installation, Commissioning and the ongoing support.

 

Role Description:

  • Senior management role responsible for a number of contracts cumulatively £several m, from inception through to delivery within demanding timescales
  • Ensuring that the portfolio of projects are delivered to timescale, specification, budget and customer satisfaction
  • Including liaison with production and hardware engineering facilities based at Stone
  • Overall financial responsibility for these contracts,  including subcontracts for specialist works and supplies
  • People-management responsibility for leading and motivating a team of project managers, hardware, software and installation engineers (up to 30)
  • Responsibility for all Quality, Environmental, Health & Safety aspects of the projects through the Company Q,H&S Manager and project H&S Advisor
  • Hold regular report and progress meetings with clients
  • Assist in securing future business by cultivating customer expectations through excellent delivery

 

Essential Requirements:

  • Degree qualified, ideally from an electrical engineering background
  • At least 10 years demonstrable full E,C&I project management experience within the nuclear industry or similar regulated background
  • Must have good customer facing skills
  • Experience of NEC3 /4 contracting
  • Must be commercially astute and an experienced negotiator
  • Must have demonstrable track record of achieving project timescales, margins, customer satisfaction and quality
  • Experience of subcontractor management
  • Strong leadership skills, including team management experience
  • Current driving license and must be prepared to travel, with some stays away at customer sites

 

Desirable Requirements:

  • A recognized project management qualification (for example, PRINCE 2, APMP) and/or approved training.
  • A recognized safety qualification (for example IOSH managing Safely) and/or approved training
  • Experience of CEMAR

Benefits

  • 25+ days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Flexible working
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance(4x annual salary)
  • Private healthcare
  • Lifestyle screening
  • Salary sacrifice schemes
  • Employee assistance mental wellbeing programme
  • Employee discount at 100’s of UK retailers
NOTE TO EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES: We are currently working with only our preferred suppliers.
 

To express an interest in this position, e-mail recruitment@capula.com with a cover letter and CV, quoting the job reference number.