Head of capital delivery Job at South Staffs Water – Walsall

Salary: circa £65,000 and company car

Hours: 37.5 hours

Location: Walsall or Cambridge

Closing date: 9 July 2021

We have an exciting opportunity for a head of capital delivery.

Reporting to the asset management and capital delivery director, you will develop and implement the strategy and all operational plans related to all capital investment areas of the business.

Key responsibilities

To plan and organise relevant investment programme and capital expenditure meetings – i.e. investment programme steering group, project manager reviews, AMP delivery strategy groups.

To manage the capital investment delivery teams’ project managers.

To formulate and manage the departmental budgets and company investment programme.

Providing regular reports to the executive management team and board of directors on budget position relating to the investment programme.

Monitoring and challenging all projects and forecast expenditure against budgets, agree variations in advance and reconcile discrepancies – i.e. company investment programme.

Evaluating the effectiveness of all expenditure on company initiatives.

Monthly reporting in line with company financial regulations, including C2 and C3 reports.

Providing the overview and direction for the delivery of the capital maintenance programme in accordance with the agreed company objectives to time, cost and quality.

Defining and regularly reviewing the company’s strategy for delivery of the capital programme.

Capital papers – collating, controlling and implementation of all papers relating to justification, approval of expenditure and award of contract for IPSG, exec board, water board and group board.

Implementing the delivery of AMP process for clients identified schemes within the investment programme.

Providing contract, programme management expertise across the investment programme.

Developing and instigating processes to achieve efficient project delivery to cost, time and quality.

Setting up benchmarking tender processes within framework partnership agreements to ensure value for money delivery.

Responsibility for the success, wellbeing and development of all resources within the capital investment delivery team

Person specification

The ideal candidate will possess leadership/management experience in the water industry, as well as project/operational management, financial planning and control and expert report writing skills.

It is essential to hold any of the following qualifications BSc/BEng/MSc/MEng in and of the following disciplines; civil/mechanical/electrical/process engineering, as well as NEC 3 in contract management, knowledge of CDM regulations and health and safety management.

You must hold a full UK driving licence and will ideally hold IOSH, APM and PMQ accreditation.

As an employee of South Staffs Water, you will have access to a range of benefits.

How to apply

To apply, please send your CV to our HR team

About the Company

Company: South Staffs Water –

Company Location:  Walsall

Estimated Salary:

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