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Job titleSenior Project Manager – Energy
Job typeSmart Industry
Salary50,000 - 70,000 GBP
LocationUK Wide
Bonus Package10% of base
Job description

Our client is seeking a Senior Project Manager with experience in the Power Transmission industry to join their team in Staffordshire. This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading provider of control and automation systems within the energy and utilities sector.  

The company
Our client has over 50 years of experience in delivering projects in the most challenging environments across the industrial energy sector. With operational technology that integrates technical expertise with unique market insight, they’ve crafted a reputation for optimising efficiency, driving automation, and ensuring security. This is an exciting time to join a valuable player in the digital transformation space and support their mission to deliver low-carbon and sustainable solutions for critical infrastructure. 

The role
As a Senior Project Manager, you will manage multiple projects at once and deliver on team and client needs within Utilities and Power distribution. You will deliver upgrades and modifications to existing Transmission substation protection and control systems for National Grid and other customers in the Power Transmission industry.  

Other requirements include…

  • Delivering projects typically in the range of £50K to £1000K 

  • Managing projects from inception through to delivery  

  • Adhering to timescales, specifications, and budgets 

  • Delivering top-class customer service 

  • Holding overall financial responsibility for the projects 

  • Leading and motivating a team of engineers 

  • Managing subcontractors and supply chain 

  • Adhering to Quality, EH&S aspects 

  • Securing future business through excellent delivery 


The requirements
You’ll have 5 years demonstrable E, C & I Project Management experience within the Power Transmission industry, as well as…

  • Degree level educated

  • Experience of subcontractor management  

  • Track record of achieving project timescales, margins, and customer satisfaction 

  • Ability to plan and deliver the project to the agreed plan 

  • Working towards or completed the APM Practitioner Qualification is desirable  

  • Experience of Project Proposals and general bid work is desirable  

  • Strong leadership and team management experience  

  • Ability to develop effective relationships at all levels 

  • Commercially astute and able to identify risks and find resolutions 

  • Full UK Driving License 

  • Flexible and willing to travel, with occasional overnight stays 


Important information
Reference number: 14007 
Temporary or Permanent Position: Permanent 
FMC Talent contact for this role: Jack Thompson (

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    Updated on 2017-08-07T17:04:38+00:00, by Matthew Graham.