Project Manager

Project Manager

  • Salary: £50,000 - £55,000

  • Location: Exeter/Devon

  • Site based role

Responsible for delivery of assigned projects on time, to specification and within budget.

Projects run from order placement or contract signature through design, procurement, manufacture, delivery, installation and commissioning up to and including customer handover.

Main responsibilities:

  • Being part of a dynamic multi-disciplined project team.

  • Monitor project progress to ensure delivery against the time and budget requirements.

  • Regular communication with the client by email, phone and in person.

  • Contract review and understanding to ensure compliance.

  • Project Planning using Microsoft Project.

  • Controlling the project budget and scope by working with other departments.

  • Actively managing Centrax's commercial and technical risks.

  • Identifying variations to contract and to negotiate, agree and implement the variation.

  • Apply professional and consistent project management best practice processes, and methods/tools to support the business aims.

  • Participation with Sales colleagues in customer meetings, development of tenders and commercial proposals.

  • Regular travel to customer and supplier locations worldwide

  • To professionally represent Centrax Gas Turbine Division to all external parties.


  • Experience in project management, preferably in large design and construction projects.

  • Experience in a customer-facing role, especially with customers from different countries and cultures.

  • Well organised and effective at prioritising tasks.

  • Excellent communicators and negotiators.

  • Able to bring people together, lead and influence others to achieve the common goals.

  • IT literate in the use of Microsoft Office in particular Outlook, Word, Excel, Project.

  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant subject.

  • Ability to travel worldwide at short notice.

  • Holder of valid Passport for travel.

  • Holder of full driving licence valid in the UK.


  • Contract Law experience.

  • Experience of working with power generation equipment.

  • Experience of working with balance of plant supply.

  • A second European Language.