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Project Engineering Manager - Inside of IR35

Woking, United Kingdom
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If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.

We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.

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Scope of Work:

Kent is looking for a Project Engineering Manager – Inside of IR35 to be based in Woking. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivery of pre-FEED, FEED and detailed design projects ensuring seamless delivery between all Kent offices involved.

Key Deliverables:

  • Manages the External (e.g., Client facing stakeholders) and the Internal (e.g. Lead disciplines, Engineering centers) on the project. This also includes project controls, procurement, and third-party contractors or suppliers.
  • Capable of performing duties with no direct supervision and within agreed schedules and budgets.
  • Familiar with Change management if required on a project.
  • Has appreciation of multi-discipline engineering design activities. Manages all disciplines to achieve design consistency.
  • Provides all necessary input and support to project progress and reporting.
  • Where necessary, the Project Engineering Manager works alongside the Project Manager to deliver the project from Pre-FEED, FEED to Detail design.
  • Corporate reporting line is to respective Departmental/Group Manager.
  • Typically works on a Pre-FEED, FEED, detailed design or EPC project.
  • Ensures compatibility and conformance with client specifications and recommends cost effective improvements to equipment selection/specifications within the scope of client specifications and requirements.
  • Participates in and may lead multi-discipline Engineering Design Reviews and provides all necessary input and approval to close out of actions.
  • Provides assistance as and when required in the strategic procurement planning including for long lead items enquiry.
  • Ensures and reports upwards to Project Manager, Line Manager as required.
  • Capable to successfully set-up the project from contract award. This includes preparing Project Execution plan, Input to Level 3 Schedule and Document Registers.
  • Maintains Risk & Opportunity register, Assumptions and Decisions register etc. prepared by Kent for the Client.
  • Ensures and maintains the quality of all engineering deliverables produced by Kent.

We are committed to our diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves, thrive and develop. From day one, we offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and employee networks to support staff from different backgrounds.

As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures, and abilities.

We’re a disability-friendly employer and can make adjustments to support you to perform at your best during the recruitment process. Please contact us confidentially at [email protected] to find out how we can support you.

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