• Senior Project Manager - Hydropower - Switzerland
  • EWI Recruitment in Switzerland, , Switzerland
  • jobs
  • 4 weeks ago

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Senior Project Manager - Hydropower - Switzerland

Our client is an international engineering firm, specializing in water and energy solutions. They undertake projects worldwide, ranging from the design and supervision of energy infrastructure to their construction and commissioning.

To strengthen their international business, they are seeking Senior Project Manager for their Hydropower department.

Job Description

Administrative Management of the Project
• Adhering to project contracts
• Addressing client requests within contractual bounds to ensure satisfaction
• Planning project timelines, resource allocation, and costs
• Monitoring and ensuring project deadlines are met
• Facilitating, documenting, and leading project meetings
• Proposing and implementing solutions for project issues
• Keeping clients informed about project progress
• Overseeing partners and subconsultants
• Closing and archiving projects

Financial Management of the Project
• Invoicing services per contract... terms
• Monitoring invoice payments and issuing reminders as needed
• Preparing monthly Work in Progress (WIP) and quarterly Reports at Forecast (RAF)

Technical Management of the Project
• Coordinating technical aspects of the project
• Ensuring technical quality standards are met
• Resolving technical conflicts as they arise

Human Resources Management of the Project
• Planning project resources effectively
• Supporting the project team in their tasks
• Resolving any disputes within the project team
• Quality Management of the Project
• Maintaining updated project documentation
• Developing the Quality Plan for the project
• Facilitating all required quality management reviews


Seeking candidates with:
• Over 15 years of experience in the hydropower sector, gained from power utilities, engineering firms, or power sector consulting
• Enthusiasm for hydropower projects
• A degree in civil engineering (B.Sc. or higher)
• Additional qualifications in Project Management are advantageous
• Preferably, experience managing hydropower projects, including client interaction and meeting deadlines
• Familiarity with international contracting standards (e.g., FIDIC) and EPCM
• Willingness to travel internationally
• Strong written and verbal communication skills in English and French

Additional Information

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

If you would like to be considered please send an up to date CV and references to [email protected]

ewi is an international consultancy focused on the search & selection of the Worlds leading engineering and construction professionals. We specialize in recruiting expats and local experts for major infrastructure and build projects across the globe.

For more information on any international assignments please contact Deji Ogunsola.

ewi is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. ewi is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy


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