Ready to join the ‘Aqua Family’? With demand for our service we are currently hiring experienced Project Managers.
This is a great opportunity for a water industry or wider utilities professional looking to join a leading player in professional services for the water, energy and environment sectors.
We are a fast-growing and trusted organisation with highly-experienced staff at the heart of everything we do.
Ideally you will be NEC accredited OR have strong working knowledge of NEC and looking to attain NEC accreditation.
Either way, we would love to hear from you. Our fun & dedicated team and great working environment awaits.
NEC Consultant / Project Manager
Durham / Newcastle / Suffolk / Essex 2-3 Day Per Week / Hybrid Working
Competitive Market Salary Depending on Experience
Plus Benefits inc 24 days leave, 6% pension, Life assurance – 4 X annual salary and more…
Level: Consultant (3 yrs experience)
Values / Culture: Growth, Accountability, Integrity, Innovation, Fun and Empathy
Company: Specialist Asset Management Consultants for Water, Energy and Environment
Mission: Growing sustainable value for future generations
We are specialist asset management & technology consultants operating across the Water, Energy and Environment sectors.
We exist to help asset management organisations reduce the total cost, carbon and energy impact of asset ownership throughout the asset lifecycle. We combine technology, engineering and management consultancy disciplines to deliver efficient, innovative and sustainable solutions for our clients.
Our business is established on a solid foundation of diversity – diversity of skills, cultures, personalities, perspectives and experiences. It is this diversity that unifies our team and enables us to offer holistic and innovative solutions to our clients’ most pressing needs.
The ‘Aqua’ culture is a set of values, beliefs, attitudes, and behaviours that creates a family-like environment within our workplace, something we call the ‘Aqua Family.’
We are an ambitious team who live our values of Growth, Accountability, Integrity Innovation, Empathy and Fun.
Our Vision – Growth through SHARED CAPABILITY
Our Mission – Growing sustainable value for future generations
We are also part of the Adler and Allan Group, allowing us to utilise and share capability amongst over 1000 employees within the UK.
The NEC Consultant / Project Manager Opportunity:
As NEC Project Manager, you will ensure the successful delivery of assigned projects to agreed time, quality, and cost parameters. This will include the co-ordination of technical resources to ensure that the project scope is achieved.
+ Drafting project scopes, site information and contract data documentation in collaboration with contract partners and client project managers
+ NEC contract administration
+ Using and maintaining an online contract management system for contract communications including early warnings, compensation events, programme notifications
+ Vetting and processing monthly partner payment applications
+ Driving weekly Progress meetings with Contract Partners and Client stakeholders
+ Driving regular Risk, issue & benefit review sessions to manage client risk
+ Conducting cost/programme analysis to validate partner submissions against the framework requirements
+ Conducting a monthly review and validation of the Partner forecast
+ Producing time and cost forecasts for each of your commissions for submission to client
+ Upkeep of all contract administration documentation
+ Working collaboratively with all stakeholders to produce the optimum outcomes for the Client across multiple concurrent projects
+ Increase our exposure with key clients and generate business development leads to support the service leads
+ Water Industry or wider utilities experience preferred
+ NEC3/4 accreditation is not essential but a working knowledge of NEC is essential
+ APMP/ AMP PMQ (Project Management Qualification)/ PRINCE 2 or equivalent
+ Microsoft Project / Gantt chart experience is desirable but not essential
+ Project management skills including organisational and diligent skills
+ Effective communication, report writing and interpersonal skills
+ Computer literate with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, and other specialist computer packages (SAP, CRM’s, etc)
What’s on Offer:
+ Competitive salary
+ 24 days annual leave + Bank holidays + option to purchase additional leave
+ Pension scheme (6% employer, 4% employee)
+ Company mobile phone and laptop provided
+ Training and career progression opportunities
+ Professional Membership fees paid
+ Life Assurance Scheme 4 x annual salary
+ Electric Car Scheme
+ Employee Assistance Programme (with access to GP appointments, Physio appointments and Mental Health Support)
+ Refer a friend scheme
Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to our Hiring Manager.
Your Previous Experience / Background Might Include:
Project Manager, Project Coordinator, Project Leader, PRINCE 2 Practitioner, NEC, Water, Utilities, Water,
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.