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Project Manager Offshore

Manchester, United Kingdom
Project Management

English (UK)

Job Description

Have you worked in an offshore construction environment for a steel fabrication yard or offshore container manufacturing plant?

Have you got excellent communication and organizational skills?

Do you love collaborating and solving problems?

Have you managed a subcontract package related to the offshore industry?

If any of the above is you, read on…

Siemens Energy have an exciting new opportunity for a Project Manager offshore for the construction of a number of offshore substations for new Offshore Wind Farm in the UK and internationally.

The PM Offshore manages - with responsibility for results - the offshore part (platform) of Grid Access projects in the context of Grid access stipulations and regulations with the objective of:

·        executing the project within the defined requirements (e.g. cost, time, functionality, customer    satisfaction)

·        ensuring business success and satisfaction of the customer

·        ensuring professional stakeholder management

·        ensuring timely decisions on open issues, escalating if necessary

As Project Manager Offshore, you will be reporting to the overall Project Director. Your principal role will be the management of subcontract packages ranging from Offshore Platforms, Offshore Containers to Platform Ancillary systems. Furthermore, you will be responsible for the hook up campaign and commissioning of the offshore asset. You should have previously managed a medium sized project preferably in the offshore construction industry and be able to demonstrate your success in delivery but more importantly how you overcame various hurdles. The role will also require heavy interaction with and involvement of lead design engineers as part of the team or as an interface. Apart from engineers, internal stakeholder management will include procurement, quality, health and safety and senior managers. From an external point of view, clients, certification bodies and various marine insuring stakeholders will naturally be an intrinsic element of the project.

Ideally you have an advanced knowledge of Siemens Business Conduct Guidelines (e.g. EHS, Compliance Regulations), Rules and regulations for PM@Siemens

You should have advanced knowledge of internal and international rules (ZRG, AWV, INCOTERMS), Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management, Asset Management, Global Procurement Policy: Rules, structures and processes. Ideally you are aware of Siemens-specific: Knowledge and interrelation of the project environment with e.g. context, strategy, targets, processes, rules, decision-makers and stakeholders, platforms, IT systems and tools.

Pivotal for this role are Leadership methodologies e.g. for personnel management and development, team development, motivation, conflict management.

You should have a track record of Knowledge of economics in project business: Established procedures for monitoring and control of financial aspects of project (e.g. project costing and reviewing).

Your knowledge of project management tools enables you to use the PM methods concerning efficient project organization including roles and responsibilities, duties and collaboration (also with customers and partners) 

Siemens look for these to be long term staff positions with a promising career opportunity in Project Management or other options within the business or within Siemens itself.

The role is predominantly Manchester based however as project life goes, there is an expectation of extensive amount of travel. During the construction period of the project which may be from 9 to 12 months, for example, it will not be unusual for you to be at the construction site (possibly overseas) for 3-4 days weekly. 

About us

We’re Siemens. A collection of over 348,000 great minds who are all making the future and you could be one of them. 

Our daily lives depend on a steady supply of affordable energy. Our Energy Management Division is committed to meeting this energy challenge through the supply of products, systems, solutions, and services for the economical, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. Siemens are constantly innovating and pushing the boundaries in how digitalisation is shaping the future of the energy industry; we need the best and brightest talent onboard to be able to support us on this journey.

Want to join us and be a Future Maker?

We’re excited to hear that you would like to join us here at Siemens.  Our people love it here and we want you to be a part of helping us make real, what matters.

We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas of the application form, to the best of your ability to help us review your suitability for the role.

What else do I need to know?

The benefits package for this role includes not only a generous base salary, but an annual bonus and company car benefit. We know that not everyone’s lifestyle is the same, so we operate a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you. In addition to this we offer 26 days holiday, up to 10% pension contribution match, an excellent company share scheme, employee discounts and a flexible benefits package to match your lifestyle needs.

If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We embrace diversity and create what’s right for the world by employing the people who live in it. Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements and workplace adjustments with all our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.


Job ID: 93238

Organization: Energy Management

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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