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Jacobs Project Manager in Birchwood, United Kingdom

Critical Mission Solutions

Your mission is our mission.

We're invested in you and your success. Everything we do - whether Aerospace, Defense, Intelligence, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Nuclear, Automotive, or Telecommunications - is more than just a project. It's our challenge as human beings, too. That's why we bring a thoughtful and collaborative approach to every one of our partnerships.

It's our promise to challenge the status quo as we redefine how to solve the world's greatest challenges, and transform big ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world.

Design your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed –today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we're challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world's most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good.

With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of approximately 52,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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Critical Mission Solutions

Your mission is our mission.

We're invested in you and your success. Everything we do - whether Aerospace, Defense, Intelligence, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Nuclear, Automotive, or Telecommunications - is more than just a project. It's our challenge as human beings, too. That's why we bring a thoughtful and collaborative approach to every one of our partnerships.

It's our promise to challenge the status quo as we redefine how to solve the world's greatest challenges and transform big ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world.

Design your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed –today and into tomorrow.

In order to support the sustainment and growth of the Assurance, Technology and Regulation and Materials Science and Structural Integrity businesses, we have an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to provide the co-ordination and project management of projects within the nuclear related research and technology area. The projects and tasks are technically complex, at the cutting edge of science and vary in size from tens of £k’s to several £M’s.

Key Responsibilities include:

• In conjunction with Technical Leads and other team members produce and maintain project baselines (scope, cost and schedules)

• Lead the production of proposals and tenders in accordance with client requirements and Jacobs’s commercial requirements

• Proactively lead the monitoring and control of projects to ensure that it is being delivered to budget and schedule

• Provide robust financial and project reporting

• Develop, maintain and manage project risk registers

• Identification and management of change control

• Proactively interact and collaborate with members of the project team

• Engage with appropriate tools and stakeholders to proactively manage resource required to enable delivery

• Work with supporting staff and functions to ensure the timely preparation of invoices and supporting documentation

• Lead the focus on customer care, liaising with customer representatives and a commitment to delivering on promises and programme reporting

• Ensure appropriate Jacobs governance is applied to the project from tender through to execution and close out

• Work in a safe and sustainable manner, adhering to the highest professionals standards and ‘doing the right thing’

• Depending upon experience, provide Line Management for Project Engineer and Administration staff, including performance review, identifying training needs and supporting professional and career development.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

Preferred:

• General engineering, technical or business qualification, graduate level or equivalent

• Project Management experience in an engineering, technical or business project or programme environment

• Knowledge of Project Management process and techniques

• Operating knowledge of standard Microsoft IT packages

• Applicants should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work in project teams

• Experience of line management responsibility desirable

• Ability to obtain an SC security clearance.

• UK Citizenship.

Desirable:

• APM Qualifications and a desire to progress in these

• Experience in Earned Value Management

• Knowledge of the project subject matter ie. research, technical, engineering is desirable

Our Culture:

At Jacobs we see safety differently - we strive to go ‘BeyondZero’ by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do.

We are committed to equality across our business and we work with external organisations such as STEM, WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and Stonewall. We are also Disability Confident Committed; therefore, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy.

When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity which is the foundation of our business and at the centre of our values.

To find out more about our networks, please visit our website; www.jacobs.com

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.

JACOBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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