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Our Vacancy

Copy of Senior Project Manager

  • Nuclear
  • Permanent / Project Management
  • Derby
  • 23/05/24
  • On site

Assystem is an international company with one mission: accelerate the energy transition around the world.

Every day, our 6,500 switchers located in 12 countries (Europe, Middle East, Pacific Asia & Africa) connect their six thousand billion neurons to tackle the task of the century: switching to low-carbon energy.

We are a collective committed to the actors who are making the energy switch. Sharing our knowledge, expertise and values allows us to innovate and think differently about the energy transition.

To ensure a viable, efficient, and reliable energy future for all.

Assystem is a leading Global Engineering Consultancy tasked with shaping the future of the energy landscape and helping to deliver net-zero solutions.

Whether through our New Build, Decommissioning, Defence or Infrastructure business areas and partnerships, we need your talent to meet our demanding growth plans in the UK.

Join us and develop your career in a world class, inspiring & supportive environment.

Job Description

This is an exciting time to join the FMN Delivery Team, the delivery environment is both challenging and rewarding.  As the Senior Project Manager, you will be supported by an engineering and project controls team who have the same focus as you.   We want a Senior Project Manager who is: 

  • Able to provide project and commercial leadership to sub project managers and wider team members. 

  • Able to lead and motivate a diverse team to deliver benefits to the client 

  • Equipped with strong communication skills to enable engagement with a wide range of Stakeholders. 

  • Comfortable negotiating a way through conflict. 

  • Able to delivery projects in a safe and efficient manner 

  • Able to support a growing business and to function in an operational role between projects  

The Senior Project Manager is a key role and will be responsible for delivering assigned packages of work which vary in complexity and may include FEED design in mechanical, EC&I and systems engineering.  


The Senior Project Manager is accountable for overall performance of assigned work packages, including: 

  • Delivery of assigned packages of work as per contract conditions (NEC4 or other) 

  • Cost and schedule performance of assigned work packages. 

  • Risk management. 

  • Management of assigned project managers. 

  • Project set up, SQEP assessment, Project governance, Project close out and LFE. 

My profile

Essential Skills & Experience 

  • Engineering design and construction experience preferred. 

  • NEC4 PSC Experience  

  • Can evidence leading major projects in a highly regulated industry as Senior Project Manager 

  • Full project lifecycle experience from business case approval, design, execution, handover. 

  • Experience of contract management and change control. 

  • Experience of risk management. 

  • BSc/BEng in a related engineering/construction/project management discipline. 

  • Association for Project Management Registered Project Professional. 


Additional Information 

Desirable Skills & Experience 

  • NEC4 Accredited Project Manager. 

  • Project funding model 

  • Project Management Chartership  

  • Site development, consenting and permitting experience. 

  • CEMAR experience. 

Location: Any AEIL Office 

Security Clearance

Due to the nature of work to be undertaken applicants will be required to meet certain criteria in order to attain a minimum level of UK BPSS security clearance. 

We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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