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Project Manager

SSE plc

Location: Aberdeen City, Highland Council, Orkney, Perth and Kinross, Renfrewshire, Shetland Islands

Job Type: Full time


About the Role

Base Location: Glasgow, Perth, Aberdeen, Inverness, Orkney or Shetland | We're proud to offer a Flexible First approach to work, and this role is no exception.

Salary: £45,400 - £68,200 + car allowance + performance-related bonus + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible First options available

SSEN Transmission are seeking to recruit Project Managers to help deliver a number of key projects.

Reporting to a Lead or Senior Project Manager, the key duties and responsibilities include:

- Leading the SSE project team and working alongside multiple stakeholders and external contractors, to ensure project excellence is achieved and deliver on our promises.

- Managing the refinement and execution of large capital projects, ensuring the safe delivery of high-quality outputs to programme.

- Delivering best value through the project lifecycle by leading the project team to effectively procure and manage key contracts.

- Alignment with the SSE Safety Culture and core leadership values.

- Align delivery of the project to the SHE-Transmission RIIO-T2 Business Plan and our 5 clear goals.

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would like you to have:

- A strong engineering or construction background including safety and CDM regulations and a proven track record in the successful delivery of major projects.

- Experience of the reporting and management requirements that come with such a role and an in-depth understanding of the administration of the NEC3 suite of contracts will be an advantage.

- An understanding of developing and managing integrated project programmes including experience of the tendering processes for the engagement and management of suppliers including multi-disciplinary contracts.

- The ability to accurately forecast and control costs, understand Industry legislation, Health and Safety legislation and SSEN Company policies and procedures.

- Consideration will be given to candidates with a strong project engineering background who are looking to transition into a project management role.

About our Business

SSEN Transmission owns and operates the electricity transmission network in the north of Scotland, transporting energy from where it is generated to where it is needed, providing a safe and reliable supply of electricity to the communities it serves. Home to some of the UK's greatest resources of renewable energy, SSEN Transmission is playing a critical role in the transition to a low carbon future, developing, building, maintaining and operating a network for net zero.

What's in it for you?

An excellent package with 34 days holiday entitlement, enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.

As an equal opportunity employer we encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for 'Inclusion & Diversity at SSE' to find out more.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact Debbie on / 01738 342939.

Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.



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