Contract Type
Contract Type
Full Time, Monday to Friday, 08:30-17:00 or 09:00-17:30. A minimum of 37.5 hours per week.
Chorley, remote working possible
Professional Services


We are an innovative and market leading software & services company based in Chorley serving clients in the utility sector ranging from new entrants to large existing suppliers. We deliver sophisticated software solutions and managed services in a Private Cloud infrastructure, servicing both traditional and modern real-time, smart energy clients.

The Junior Project Manager is responsible for the delivery of small change items (work requests) and small projects, including customer facing project work and Industry change projects. They are also responsible for the on-time, budget, scope and quality delivery of all work assignments within their remit, following defined project standards and methodologies.

Role Responsibilities

Key Objectives:

• Deliver small projects and change items within the ESG projects portfolio to the appropriate level of Time/Cost/Quality/Scope
• Ensure projects / work requests are delivered efficiently and effectively, with a focus on project closure and handover to BAU
• To assist Project and Programme Managers where necessary in larger Projects and Programmes
• To serve as a member of the Professional Services Team demonstrating the key values of Trust, Empowerment, Passion and Expertise

The Junior Project Manager is:

• Responsible for work requests and small project deliveries within their remit
• Responsible for engaging with the relevant teams to support successful delivery of committed opportunities on time, on budget and to the required level of quality
• Responsible for escalating key risks and issues that may prevent this from happening
• Working with external customer stakeholder to deliver projects where relevant
• Promoting the sharing of lessons learned across the delivery team and beyond
• Management of appropriate RAID logs according to Project need
• Responsible for following the project delivery lifecycle framework, processes, procedures and templates relevant to your area(s)

Able to provide necessary support to other Project / Programme Managers where relevant

Qualifications, Attributes & Experience

You will:

• Have knowledge of client facing deliveries in some aspect;
• Have knowledge of the project delivery lifecycle;
• Have experience of working within a support/administration business function;
• Be able to demonstrate experience of financial control and reporting;
• Be able to demonstrate experience of producing and managing project management artefacts

You are:

• Hard working and dedicated
• Tenacious & self-motivated
• Well organised
• Committed to a professional attitude at all times
• Strong sense of personal accountability
• Good communication skills
• Good interpersonal and team working capabilities
• Good attention to detail
• Good time and task management capability

The following areas of experience are desirable but not mandatory:

• Delivered projects of up to £10K in revenue and/or deliveries of approx. 20 days effort and/ or up to 2 months in duration;
• A Prince 2 Foundation Certificate

ISO Awareness

  • Follow IMS Policies
  • Reporting of Incident
  • ISO Responsibilities
  • ISO Staff Awareness