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Project Manager (11kV SAP SFT)

Oxfordshire, England
£42691 - £49626 per annum
Closing date
31 May 2023

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About the role

Base Location: Oxford, Swindon, Melksham or Andover

Salary: £42,691 - £49,626 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible working

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Project Manager to join the team and lead the delivery of exciting large capital projects.

In this role you will be:

- Leading the SSE team and working alongside multiple 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 to programme, cost and the necessary quality.

- Applying and adhering to our Safety Management Systems, best practices and the SSE Large Capital Projects (LCP) Governance processes.

- Demonstrating alignment with the SSE Safety Culture and core leadership values.

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we will look for you to have:

- A strong engineering or construction knowledge including the 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 understanding of the administration of the NEC3 suite of contracts or similar.

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

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

- SAP to 11kV SFT.

Travel is required and as a result we can only accept applications from candidates that hold a current driving licence.

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 Kim on 01738 344051.

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.


We are driven by our purpose: to provide energy needed today while building a better world of energy for tomorrow.

We are a leading generator of renewable electricity and one of the largest electricity network companies in the UK.

We develop, own and operate low carbon infrastructure to support the zero-carbon transition.  This includes onshore and offshore wind, hydro power, electricity transmission and distribution grids, and efficient gas-fired generation, alongside providing energy products and services for businesses, and we have interests across Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Japan, Spain, Portugal, Denmark and Poland.

Our twin focus of practicality and inspiration is a strategy that has seen us through more than 70 years.

We are UK listed, employing 10,000 talented and skilled people and are real Living Wage and Fair Tax Mark accredited.

Because we’re SSE, and we’re for a better world of energy – for everyone.


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