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Project Manager (Distributed Energy)

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Manchester, Greater Manchester
From £550 per day
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Date Added
March 19th, 2024

Role: Project Manager

Sector: Distributed Energy

Location: Northwest England - Hybrid - Field Based Role - Travel Required to Multiple Sites

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: Initial 6-Months + Possible Extension

Rates: £550 Daily Rate Inside IR35 via Umbrella

Clearance: BPSS

Carbon60 are seeking a Project Managers (PM) who'll have responsibility and accountability for Safety Health and Wellbeing, compliance, programme delivery, commercial & cost control and quality management of several high value, complex projects across our Distributed Energy business areas which include Electric Vehicle (EV), Smart Cities, Heating and Cooling, Private Wire and ICP Business Sectors.

The PM will lead on the construction and operational aspects of project development. Ensuring that each project is reviewed in a robust manner for the integrity of the project team structure, construction framework partner requirements, optimum construction costs and associated programme.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Accountability for ensuring that CDM, SHEW obligations and Client's Safety Management System & Risk Management requirements are covered within the contractor supply chain frameworks and for each project
  • Responsible for the construction delivery of capital or customer projects within the Electric Vehicle (EV), Smart Cities, Heating and Cooling Private Wire and ICP sectors within the UK Construction Team
  • Ensuring that all your Projects are managed in line with the Commercial & Contractual agreements that are in place with clients and subcontractors and also provide key support to the development teams in defining project structures in terms of cost, development of capability and reduction of business risk in order to support and protect the DE business
  • Supporting the procurement process for the on-boarding of a Contractor base of competent, cost effective, best in class partners, that complements the Client's portfolio of matrix services for your relevant sector
  • Developing and managing the construction portfolio of relevant sector projects finances effectively by ensuring that each project is accurately forecasted and financially reported


  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Industry recognised Project Management qualifications - PRINCE 2/APMP Professional
  • Demonstrable successful track record of delivering large, complex projects
  • Extensive experience in enacting a PM role within sectors mentioned - Smart Cities, EV, Heating and Cooling, Private Wire, ICP and DG&S
  • Demonstrable experience of working under commercial contract frameworks such as NEC3/4 DOM2 etc.
  • Health and safety - SMSTS / NEBOSH / IOSH accreditation
  • Knowledge and understanding of EHV and HV grid connections
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to engage with partners, customers and key stakeholders at all levels
  • Due to the nature of the role, a full driving licence is required.

If this position could be of interest, please apply via the link or contact Hallam Knight at Carbon60 directly.

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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