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Our Vacancy

Project Manager/Senior Project Manager

  • Nuclear
  • Contracting / Project Management
  • Plymouth
  • 18/05/24
  • On site

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

Every day, our 7,500 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.

Drawing on more than 55 years’ experience in highly regulated sectors subject to strict security and safety requirements, we provide our customers with engineering and project management services, as well as digital services and solutions to optimize the performance of complex infrastructure projects throughout their life cycle. The Group is currently ranked second in the world for nuclear engineering.

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

Job Description

Are you ready to lead and coordinate in a dynamic environment? We’re seeking a motivated Pre Construction Manager to drive excellence in our projects! 🌟

🎯 Responsibilities:

  • Lead, manage, and coordinate the Pre Construction team for successful client deliverables
  • Promote Nuclear Safety and Security Culture within the team and wider project
  • Implement Behavioural Science initiatives as appropriate
  • Ensure compliance with Client Construction and Nuclear Processes
  • Coordinate project activities and dependencies with external factors
  • Embed Nuclear Safety aspects within the pre-construction phase
  • Form and manage effective relationships with project stakeholders
  • Identify, manage, and mitigate conventional interfaces and dependencies
  • Drive learning and improvement opportunities within the team and wider project
  • Manage Construction Management aspects including schedule, financials, and reporting
  • Line management duties for the Delivery team as needed
  • Ensure compliance with relevant SHEFQ policies and procedures
  • Account for HSSE risks and manage measures to negate them
  • Liaise with key stakeholders and adjoining projects to manage risks effectively
  • Ensure all appointments meet HSSE obligations and have necessary skills and training
  • Implement site security measures and prevent unauthorized access

My profile

🔍 Qualifications:

  • Sound commercial knowledge and construction delivery experience
  • Experience with NEC contracts and management of change
  • Strong IT skills
  • Strong interpersonal and stakeholder management skills
  • Desirable: Experience in complex operational environments, collaborative work, Primavera P6, and CEMAR or similar tools

Why Join us? 

🔹A dynamic career management policy to enable our employees to progress through our five business lines: operations, project, technical, sales and support functions

🔹Provide opportunities to work on exciting, global projects

🔹Access to an employee assistance programme with free mindfulness, health, wellbeing resources and a confidential support line available 24/7 via phone or text

🔹Discount vouchers for days out and restaurants, eye test and glasses vouchers, cycle to work scheme, free flu jabs

🔹Enhanced sick pay

🔒 Additional Information:

  • Security clearance required for this role
  • Staff or umbrella contract position
  • Location: Hybrid with ideally 2-3 days per week in Plymouth

Ready to make an impact? Join us and be part of shaping a brighter future! 💼✨



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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