Project Manager

June 18, 2019

We are currently seeking an experienced Project Manager to work with Thyson on a full-time, permanent staff basis.

Key Objectives:

  • The Project Manager is responsible for delivering the project. The Project Manager leads and manages the project team, with the authority and responsibility to run the project on a day-to-day basis.
  • Key responsibilities:

  • Designing and applying an appropriate project management framework for the project (using relevant project standards).
  • Managing the production of the required deliverables.
  • Planning and monitoring the project.
  • Adopting any delegation and use of project assurance roles within agreed reporting structures.
  • Preparing and maintaining the Project Plan (or Project Execution Plan), Stage and Exception Plans as required.
  • Manage project risks, including the development of contingency plans.
  • Liaison with programme management (if the project is part of a programme) and related projects to ensure that work is neither overlooked nor duplicated.
  • Overall progress and use of resources, initiating corrective action where necessary.
  • Change control and any required configuration management.
  • Reporting through agreed reporting lines on project progress through Highlight Reports and stage assessments.
  • Liaison with appointed project assurance roles to assure the overall direction and integrity of the project.
  • Adopting technical and quality strategy.
  • Identify and obtain any support and advice required for the management, planning and control of the project.
  • Managing project administration.
  • Conducting end project evaluation to assess how well the project was managed and preparing and end-project report.
  • Preparing any follow-on action recommendations as required
  • Responsible for their own health and safety and that of others and undertake the obligations as defined within the TTL H&S Manual.
  • Qualifications:

  • The Project Manager should be appropriately trained in project management techniques and processes.
  • Qualified to degree or equivalent.
  • Skills:

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Proven leadership, team working and project management skills.
  • Effective negotiation skills
  • Competencies:

  • Evidence of extensive experience in delivering collaborative projects.
  • Broad engineering background including the design and development of process systems.
  • Procurement and contract negotiation in an innovative technology role.
  • Budgeting, forecasting and cost control.
  • Project risk management.
  • Experience:

  • The Project Manager will have a proven track record of delivering projects from inception to handover.
  • Demonstrable evidence of managing teams of multi-disciplinary professionals and supply chain staff.
  • Competent in the analysis of performance shortfalls and the implementation of corrective actions.
  • Experience in managing internal and external stakeholders at senior levels. Ideally experience of working within the utilities, process, oil & gas, petrochemical, power, steel or pharmaceutical industry.
  • For more information about this role, and to apply, please send your CV and a covering note to recruitment@thyson.com.