Project Manager

Location
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Salary
£30,283-£42,852
Posted
30 Apr 2018
Closes
30 May 2018

The Coal Authority has an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join the team based in Mansfield. You will work on a full time, permanent basis and receive a highly competitive salary of £30,283-£42,852 per annum.

The Coal Authority has an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join the team based in Mansfield. You will work on a full time, permanent basis and receive a highly competitive salary of £30,283-£42,852 per annum.

Do you want to be recognised as a leading practitioner in the water and environmental engineering industry, working on high profile environmental improvement projects? If so, this is your chance to be part of a fast moving and innovative projects team delivering the next generation of mine water treatment and mitigation schemes helping to resolve the impacts of historical mining.

This role would ideally suit somebody from a water, civils, remediation or environmental engineering background.

We are based in Nottinghamshire, England.  We provide expert advice and creative solutions to manage the public safety and environmental issues from coal and metal mining. We have an ambitious 5 year plan to expand our services, providing advice and services to governments and public bodies in the UK and overseas.

Project Manager – Job Role

This is a high responsibility, challenging role within our Environment team.  We’re looking for experienced project managers to take ownership and deliver refurbishment and new build minewater treatment schemes.  Many of these schemes are in challenging environments with multiple stakeholders and constraints and will require flexible, innovative and efficient solutions.

As our Project Manager you will be:

- Joining the Projects team and managing a portfolio of varied projects to remediate contaminated water from both coal & historic metal mines
- Taking full ownership and be accountable for project delivery from concept to build
- Managing an individual annual budget ranging from £250k - £5M
- Managing multiple groups & individuals to deliver each project including internal technical experts, external consultants & contractors, project partners such as the Environment Agency & DEFRA
- Preparing project investment board papers to obtain funding
- Managing multiple stakeholders and statutory bodies to obtain consents & permissions
- Working closely with our technical, operations, innovations & R&D teams to find the best solutions and maximise commercial opportunities for each scheme
- Identifying and delivering external opportunities, including developing tenders for new business opportunities

Our ideal Project Manager will need:
 

- A proven record of delivering projects from conception to build
- A relevant qualification for your area of expertise
- Excellent budget, programme & risk management skills
- An ability to manage and prioritise a high-volume workload & multiple projects
- Experience in managing challenging stakeholders and statutory bodies
- Experience of managing consultants and contractors through the NEC suite of contracts
- Excellent communication,  interpersonal skills and self-motivation
- An open mind to find innovative solutions
- Commercial acumen & client management skills

In return, as our Project Manager, we offer a competitive salary plus excellent benefits including Civil Service Pension, 27.5 days leave, plus Bank Holidays + 6 days Flexi Leave, Performance Related Pay, Gym Membership contribution plus more.

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as our Project Manager then please click ‘apply’ now! We’d love to hear from you!