Our Vacancy

Studies Manager

  • Nuclear
  • Permanent / Engineering / Technical
  • Warrington
  • 10/07/23
  • 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.

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

Study Manager


Staff / Contract (Inside IR35)

The Study Managers will be accountable for the following:

  • Delivery of the Study Brief
  • Delivery of Study/Studies to cost and schedule.
  • Development of the most efficient study delivery methods.
  • Defining the Study delivery strategy, programmes and estimates.
  • Approve deliverables, strategies, schedule and cost estimates.
  • Supporting the business in decision making, the use of business systems and leading the passage of study deliverables through governance
  • Communication of threats and opportunities.
  • Putting in place and maintaining effective communications with stakeholders.
  • Putting in place arrangements for reporting, progress monitoring and to control scope / costs against agreed baseline
  • Supporting the client (study brief owner) during passage of study deliverables through strategic and financial governance
  • Generation and definition of success criteria aligned to business needs that support assessment and evaluation (how/why/what/benefit)
  • Management of study delivery risk management
  • Driving creativity and innovation in solutions to problems.
  • Research, investigation and examination of data, establishment of the facts and making recommendation as part of the study output
  • Ensuring appropriate standards and practices are deployed.
  • Ensuring that deliverables and solutions are safe, legal and adequately underpinned.

My profile

  • Suitable experience and track record in performing all of the above tasks in the role description
  • An open mindset and experience of producing and developing optioneering / building scenarios within Studies
  • Provision of justifications to underpin scenarios and allow informed preferred way forward selections to be made
  • Effective Stakeholder Management and communication skills
  • Proactive and being able to identify early and offer solutions to any issues that may arise
  • Demonstrable experience of leading teams

Experience of the following would be valuable to the study team:

  • Waste management techniques (handling, storage, treatment, transport)
  • Management of special nuclear materials
  • Value management
  • Requirements Management
  • Facilitation
  • Waste Retrieval and active area POCO
  • Active area decommissioning
  • Spent Fuel Management (Transport and Storage)

Security clearance:

Due to the nature of work to be undertaken applicants will be required to meet certain residency criteria in order to attain a minimum level of UK security clearance if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Apply Now:

To apply forward your CV on this advertisement, if you have any queries about the role or would like a full job spec please contact Aidan at Assystem

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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