Project Manager - Energy Storage Systems

Job title : Project Manager - Energy Storage Systems
Location : Exeter
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : Negotiable
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Reference : PMLDNSG002_1636725512
Role: Project Manager - Energy storage systems
Location: Exeter
Salary: Competitive
Hours of work: 40 hours per week

Our client is at an exciting point in its evolution, it has built an excellent reputation in the solar energy market. It is primed to take advantage of increasing opportunities in solar power as the UK, and countries across the world, commit to a net zero carbon status.

The role:

-To join the BESS construction team and oversee the establishment of key client projects
-Working closely with site engineers, design, and grid connections
-Working alongside the finance team to keep within budget
-Collaborating with subcontractors, equipment suppliers and clients to ensure on time completion of projects to the client's high-quality standards.
-Ensure appropriate availability and allocation of resources
-Preparation of suppliers and subcontractors contracts
-Preparation of daily, weekly, and monthly progress reports, both internally and for clients
-Manage project implementation strategies are thorough and in line with regulations.
-Performing Risk assessments on the projects and proactively solve any problems that arise either on site or in planning.

Must haves:

-HND, HNC in electrical, mechanical, civil engineering
-A certification in project management is an advantage (MBA, PMP, PRINCE II)
-Proven track record with at least 5 year's experience in construction and project management of energy associated activities. For example, battery storage projects and solar parks.
-Fluent in English, spoken and written
-Knowledge of MS Project
-Knowledge of MS Office
-Knowledge of Smart sheets is a bonus

Person specification:

-An ideal candidate would enjoy working in a team environment, and where necessary, helping and guiding other colleagues.
-Must be organised and be able to deliver to project deadlines.
-Strong written and communication skills.
-Excellent quantitative and problem-solving skills.
-A positive attitude towards health and safety to eliminate or reduce risk.

Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.