Project Manager

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be held via MS Teams
£60,000 plus 20% bonus and car/allowance + Benefits
Summary of vacancy

Experienced Project Manager working on business change, transformation or IT systems projects?

You can help create a greener UK

As a Project Manager at SUEZ Recycling and Recovery UK working on a wide variety of projects, you’ll be contributing to a recycling and resource management company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role. Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for water and waste management. You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment.

About the role

What will I be doing as Project Manager?

Reporting to the Head of Project Management, the Project Manager will be responsible for the delivery of a range of projects through the whole project lifecycle, from the initial concept stage through to implementation, closure and post-project review.

  • Managing projects through the defined project lifecycle and governance processes
  • Working with stakeholders to define project objectives, scope and critical success factors
  • Supporting the creation of the business case and management of project budgets
  • Developing project schedules, with clear milestones and critical path
  • Taking responsibility for successful delivery of projects within agreed time, cost, scope and quality parameters to enable the delivery of the defined benefits
  • Day to day management of project resources across multiple functions
  • Ensuring effective controls are in place on projects – e.g. risk and issue management, change control, reporting, etc
  • Ensuring business change is understood, planned for, delivered and embedded
  • Implementation and handover to BAU functions, prior to project closure and post project review activities
  • The Project Manager will also contribute to the definition, establishment and continuous review and improvement of project management processes, techniques and standard documentation and templates

What are the requirements? (skills, experience & qualifications)

  • Substantial project management experience gained in complex business environments
  • Successful project delivery using a variety of different approaches – e.g. waterfall, agile - and flexibility in their approach to delivery
  • Ability to deliver projects requiring significant business change
  • Working effectively in a fast moving, uncertain environment
  • Excellent communication skills (written, spoken and presentation)
  • Experienced at communicating effectively with senior stakeholders across the full range of business and technology functions including Executive level
  • Attention to detail and the ability to analyse and resolve complex, multi-faceted issues in a timely and effective manner
  • Being a role model in consistently demonstrating professional project delivery performance and behaviours
  • Prince2 or APM practitioner level certification, or an equivalent qualification, is essential
  • You will be collaborative by nature, with a natural ability to see the bigger picture and be driven by making evidence-based decisions.

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the UK is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services.

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No agencies please* 

Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.