Programme Manager - Nuclear

Job Description

For 50 years, we've been driven by the firm belief that engineers are the architects of tomorrow's world, leading the way with their daring, their expertise and their ability to push boundaries.
Together with our customers, our 7,000 employees innovate on a daily basis and contribute to accelerating energy transition throughout the world. They support the world's greatest engineering projects in the fields of energy, digital and transport.
A fast-growing international Group, we are present in 13 countries (in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa).

Assystem provide end state focused nuclear engineering services both individually and as part of an integrated design community - the largest nuclear design house in Europe - delivering major projects, infrastructure, waste, fuel management and safety case solutions. This mission is critical to the upkeep of the UK's long term nuclear infrastructure.

Join us and develop your career alongside a dedicated, delivery focussed, world class engineering team.

Programme Manager - Nuclear
Location : Warrington
Duration : Staff

The Project:
This is a senior position within the business reporting into the Business Manager and leading the operations and delivery teams in our work for our nuclear infrastructure client, working within a JV environment delivering Engineering design services.

In this key role you will provide Programme level management of all delivery aspects across the division and the delivery of the client business plan and objectives, including; stakeholder management, project governance, business administration and performance management, project leadership and business representation for key relationship accounts.

The Role:
In the role you will be ensuring all projects are delivered safely on-time, to budget, and to the correct quality requirements.

You will be implementing and leading a delivery focussed programme culture within the project arena utilising personal experience, knowledge and bench-marking of best in class delivery organisations, as an active member of the Leadership Team

You will liaise with Delivery Leads to develop and maintain good, sustaining business relationship and manage the discharge of work programmes, portfolio's, projects and packages that meet the mission, vision and core values.
You'll also be acting with the Management Team to develop business and delivery strategies and participate in their effective implementation


A full role specification is available on request

Your background:

To succeed in the role you'll need to be qualified in technical, engineering or business-related subject and have a Project Management Qualification e.g., APMP, PFQ or equivalent

You will have a track record of successful portfolio / programme delivery and have strong communication and relationship management skills

You'll need to draw on your strong commercial acumen and contract administration

Ideally, you'll be a Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) Practitioner and have experience of working in a successful alliance

Security clearance:
Due to the nature of work to be undertaken, applicants will be required to meet certain residency criteria in order to attain a minimum level of UK security clearance, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
At Assystem, everyone holds the reins for their own careers. Our role is to offer you the opportunities and resources you need to reach your full potential.

So why not join us and help shape the engineering landscape of the future?
We are committed to providing equal opportunities for every candidate and we celebrate all forms of diversity. At Assystem, only your skills matter!