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Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Farnborough
Salary: Up to £45k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DW5009
Contact Name: David Watts
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 14, 2020 10:58

Job Description

At the forefront of subsea innovation for the last 40 years, this company is an independent manufacturing business, employing almost 300 employees worldwide. The company offers interesting engineering challenges that require complex solutions and as such staff turnover is low due to the nature of the work and the way people are treated.
In this role you’ll be project managing system orders in terms of reviewing and scoping the requirements, organising the delivery, installation, and commissioning of the products/systems to ensure it meets the customer’s operational requirements.
This will involve a variety of responsibilities such as:
Generating configuration sheets and documentation
Providing installation and operational expertise and guidance during the pre and post Sales process by attending customer visits 
Leading Remote support capability
Being the vessel database custodian
Working as the subject matter expert for deployment systems
The main point of reference for LUSBL-USBL systems, including performance modelling, system architecture, installation, acceptance testing, internal and external training and calibration.
Developing and maintaining the project plan 
You’ll be working with a range of customers within the Oil & Gas market mainly DP Drilling, Construction and Survey. Project Values vary between £100k up to £3m and projects are international in scope.
There will be a requirement to travel regularly to customer sites worldwide, trials facilities in the UK as well as international Regional Offices and offshore when required.
In order to qualify for this position you’ll need:
HNC/HND Electronics or equivalent qualification
Project Management qualification or certification e.g. Prince2 would be desirable
A working knowledge and understanding of the project management lifecycle
A good knowledge of USBL, LUSBL, DPINS and associated products and systems and their application
A sound knowledge of the customer base and requirements for Oil & Gas market mainly DP Drilling Construction and Survey
Relevant experience of working in an offshore/offsite environment delivery, installation and commissioning 
Experience of tank, factory and sea acceptance testing
Experience of conducting operational activities in a multi-cultural environment 
Proven experience of managing customer relationships
Competent user of Microsoft Office Suite, Outlook, Word, Excel and Project 
This would suit a Project Manager with excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, who can clearly communicate across all levels and with customers whose first language is not English.  
You’ll also need personal drive and enthusiasm, strong planning and organising skills as well as the ability to achieve results through others.
25 days holiday
Excellent Pension
Death in Service x6
Health Cover
Bonus - PRP (not guaranteed but has historically paid between 5-18%)
Hours of work are 8.30 – 5pm (flexitime available)