Project Manager

Job Summary

Category:

Engineering

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

Wind

Close Date:

07/16/13

Compensation:

R$250,000 -350,000

Hours:

Not Applicable

Location:

Fortaleza, Brazil

Description

My Client is recognized worldwide leader in heavy lifting and engineered transport with a yearly turnover of €420M and with more than 3000 employees across the world. They also have a Wind business unit with a portfolio of 5GW and they are continuously expanding it across new and emergent markets, having the need of recruiting a Project Manager to manage projects in the north of Brazil, near Fortaleza.
 

Position Overview

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the construction of several small and big onshore wind projects at the same time and will supervise the installations and erection of the wind towers, will control budgets and time scales, will be the point of contact between the client and the company and will make sure that the projects are done under clients and contract specifications. This will be the ideal opportunity for candidates looking to expand their experience in a emergent market with a leading and growing company looking to get more market share in the market. Ideal candidates will be enthusiastic people looking for new challenges and responsibilities with a passion for the wind industry and a desire to professionally grow within a company.


Responsibilities:-


  • Project execution for power line construction projects
  • Budget and time scale control
  • Key Account Management
  • Contract negotiation and supervision
  • Provide vital input during the bidding phase
  • Establish and maintain a working relationship with both the HSE and quality control personal
  • Management of all site resources and personnel
  • Working with Project Control manager to maintain project schedule
  • Liase with project owners

 

Education:-

         You will have a strong engineering background, ideally mechanical or civil


 Core Requirements:-


  • A minimum of 3  years experience working in wind project management
  • Experience in Cranes and Heavy Lifting
  • Availability to travel to different projects in Brazil
  • Speak fluent Portuguese and English
  • Valid driving license
  • Strong management and leadership skills

 
 General Requirements 


  • Ability to work towards and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to communicate across all levels of an organization
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously

Key Skills

Wind, Construction, Brasil, Project Management, English, Portuguese, Civil, Mechanical

For more information please send a Word copy of your CV, call us on +44 (0) 203 005 5560, or visitwww.viridiumassociates.com.  No PDFs please. We can only respond to applicants with relevant experience as detailed above.