• £350
  • -
  • £450 per week
  • 6 Month Contract
  • Posted by: SolutionTeam
  • Location: Swansea - City and County of Swansea
  • Type: Contract
  • Ref: Stewart Lange

Project Manager (Water)

My client are currently looking to recruit a highly skilled Project Manager to oversee and coordinate multiple projects and improvement initiatives to support the delivery team in delivering an efficient, effective, and agile service provision to our key client Welsh Water.  The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating/chairing working groups and steering groups, and will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, clients, and stakeholders to drive project success and exceed expectations.

Duties and Responsibilities

Project Planning and Execution:
Develop comprehensive project plans, including scope, timelines, resource allocation, and budgeting, for multiple projects simultaneously.
Coordinate project activities, tasks, and deliverables to ensure timely execution and achievement of project objectives.
Implement effective project management methodologies and best practices to optimize project efficiency and effectiveness.

Stakeholder Management:
Foster positive relationships with clients, stakeholders, subcontractors, and team members to facilitate open communication and collaboration throughout the project lifecycle.
Address stakeholder concerns, requests, and feedback in a timely and professional manner to ensure alignment with project goals and expectations.
Capture clear and concise actions, ensuring they are completed in a timely manor along with any evidence required.

Risk Management:
Identify potential risks, issues, and dependencies that may impact project delivery or outcomes.
Develop risk mitigation strategies and contingency plans to minimize project disruptions and ensure successful resolution of challenges as they arise.

Resource Management:
Allocate resources effectively and efficiently to support project objectives and priorities.
Coordinate with internal teams and external vendors to secure necessary resources and equipment for project implementation.

Reporting and Documentation:
Prepare and deliver regular project status reports, updates, and presentations to stakeholders and senior management.
Maintain accurate and up-to-date project documentation, including project plans, schedules, budgets, and change orders.

Skills, Experience and Knowledge Requirements 
Prince 2 project management principles qualification or similar.
Proven experience in project facilitation, management, and deployment
Demonstrated track record of successfully managing multiple projects concurrently, from initiation through to completion, within budget and schedule constraints.
Proficiency in project management tools and software (e.g., Microsoft Project, Primavera, Jira) and Microsoft Office suite.
Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with diverse teams and stakeholders.
PMP or equivalent project management certification is a plus.

Apply for job

Upload your CV