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Vacancy: Project Manager

EMEC is the world’s leading test facility for wave and tidal energy converters.
We are committed to supporting the transition to net zero and are also pioneering developments in green hydrogen and island energy systems.

Project Manager

£37,974 – £42,193  plus contributory pension 

We are looking for a Project Manager to manage projects across EMEC’s project portfolio, ranging from tidal, wave, hydrogen, offshore wind and or integrated energy systems. The Project Manager will manage projects safely and to high quality, whilst striving to reduce time, cost and risk. The Project Manager will also play an active role in the continual development of the Project Management Office.

Educated to degree level, with a broad-ranging educational background, you will have solid experience with project management, have strong communication and influencing skills, possess the ability to manage teams and stakeholders, and write and present well for a variety of audiences.

You will manage the project lifecycle process safely and to high-quality, ensuring the project is delivered to the client’s satisfaction and in-line with the reputation and standards of EMEC. You will schedule and sequence the project activities, by liaising with the relevant project stakeholders including partners and sub-contractors, and coordinate the allocation and planning of resources to achieve the required project deliverables.

Preferably based in Orkney, this is a full-time, permanent post, however we would accept applications from those seeking part-time hours.

Do you want to lead the charge in the marine energy revolution?

Apply now:

Thank you for your interest in working at EMEC. Please consider the job description and submit your C.V. to hr@emec.org.uk along with a covering letter explaining how you believe you fit the description for the post.

The following information must also be provided:

  • A completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring form.
  • Written confirmation that you are eligible to work in the UK. Documentation will be requested if you successfully progress to the next stage of our recruitment process. For examples of eligibility proof, please visit https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/right-to-work-checklist.
  • An indication of any times that you will not be available for interview on the date noted below.

For an informal discussion about this post, please call Paul Pinkerton on 01856 852230.

Closing date for applications: 1pm 24th January 2022.
Interview date: Thursday 3rd February 2022.

All of the relevant documents that are required to apply for this job can be found at the bottom of this page in the downloads section.

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