9 days old

Project Manager

GE Energy
Rugby, England CV22 5
Role Summary:This is a key, customer-facing role to managing our projects, achieving project objectives and satisfying our customer needs.

Our Projects range from technology development and major, high-value, new build programmes to upgrade contracts within GEs long-established Power Conversion UK business. With a strong and exciting forward pipeline, our project portfolio is located both in the UK and other global regions.

Essential Responsibilities: Managing projects for GEs Power Conversion UK business to ensure that contractual obligations are met on time and to budget by creating, maintaining and driving progress against a project plan.

Be the primary point of contact for the customer on each project, building a strong and effective customer relationship and achieving a high level of customer satisfaction. As well as, interfacing with GE businesses and external suppliers as needed.

Carrying out reviews to control projects and resources, check progress, manage cost, identify risks, opportunities and deviations from plan and forecast future performance.

Managing the commercial, operational, technical and quality issues on the project.

Ensuring financial milestones are achieved, including timely and accurate customer billing and cash collection.

Ensuring compliance with GE Integrity and commercial procedures at all times.

Registering, compiling, submitting and negotiating schedule changes, contract or scope variation claims.

Qualifications/Requirements: Minimum HNC or equivalent in a relevant commercial or technical subject.

Experience in a Project Management, Commercial or Quantity Surveying role, appropriate to the position.

Experience of interfacing with external customers, commercially astute.

Good understanding of project finances enabling effective control of billing, costs and internal trading. Able to critique a project from a financial view.

Proven record as a skilled and flexible negotiator; ability to work through issues arising and find effective solutions.

Full UK driving licence.

Desired Characteristics: Commercial or Technical Degree

Professional status and/or formal qualification in a body related to Project Management or Quantity Surveying

Experience of:

+ Business operations & management

+ Contractual & legal aspects

+ Procurement & supplier negotiations


+ NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract Option A.

Team player, who can establish effective working relationships at all levels, motivate the project team to deliver and provide support if a project encounters obstacles.

Must be dedicated, show high sense of commitment and responsibility and be an effective decision maker.

A clear thinker with a pro-active and structured approach.

Having a passion for cost reduction, on-time delivery and providing exceptional service levels to the customer.

We are seeking candidates who are hungry to continue learning, flexible and sufficiently versatile to enable rotation to other projects relating to our Products and Solutions Portfolio.

About Us:GE's Power Conversion business applies the science and systems of power conversion to help drive the electric transformation of the world's energy infrastructure. We design, deliver and support advanced motors, drives, power electronics and control and automation software, helping to drive electric transformation and energy efficiency.

We recognise the value of having wide range of perspectives in decision-making; and we foster an environment where everyone feels that they belong, that their contribution matters and they are able to perform to their full potential, no matter their background, identity or circumstances.

We also understand that not everyone has the same expectations about their jobs, careers and work-life balance therefore we are happy to discuss flexibility requirements.

We are GE's Power Conversion.

Additional Locations:United Kingdom;Rugby;


Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-12

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