Construction Jobs Network | Nuclear Project Director | Houston | TX
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Company : Talascend, LLC
Job Title :

: Nuclear Project Director

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Job Category : Construction Recruiters
Job Location : Houston - TX
Job Description :
Reports to the Director of New Plants- Nuclear Delivery. Directly manage a group of engineers dedicated to account, including field-based engineering personnel assigned to customer plant sites (includes training, development, staffing, performance management, rewards, expenses and adherence to all company policies).

The Project Director serves as the liaison between the client during a project ending with the installation and acceptance of capitalized equipment, enterprise software systems, or system integration or consulting projects/engagements

The Project Director may work at client site on a day-to-day or periodic basis
Ensuring customer satisfaction of information technology solutions by managing the details of overall project schedules, budgets, and deliverables is a primary responsibility
This role typically uses more project management skills than technical skills
Services may be provided on a fee-for-service basis or be included as part of the purchase price for company products
Extensive interaction with sales, systems engineering, product development, and other members of cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of new or existing products to clients is a key to the success of this role, including support of sales and business development efforts to generate new business
Planning and directing the schedule and monitoring budget/spending is a key responsibility
The Project Director monitors the project from initiation through delivery
Organizing the interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget constraints is another key responsibility

Create formal networks involving coordination among groups
Play key role in handling critical account situations
Work as technology solution partner with Account Sales Representative
May be in-house expert on specific technologies and their application within the nuclear power generation industry
Display customer focus acumen to manage and cultivate positive high-level customer relations
Represent Invensys to customers on first-of-a-kind, account development, multi-purchase agreement, multinational and/or very large, complex systems type orders
Responsible for the management of project execution activities including engineering, scheduling, and financial management dedicated to one or two major industry accounts with multi-million dollar engineering potential over at least 2-5 year time frame.

Seasoned, experienced commercial nuclear professional with a full understanding of project management and/or area of specialization.
Identifies and assesses business risks associated with proposed sales situations and negotiation of terms and conditions to handle such situations.
Champions significant and critical nuclear projects, programs and business initiatives using demonstrated creativity and ingenuity.
Establish the expected sales order cost structure and identifies the associated business/commercial/technical/regulatory risks.
Recommend appropriate terms for handling in conjunction with the Contracts Department.
Develop detailed project execution plans and forecasts for the account that includes receipts, shipments profiles, labor utilization and margin. Is responsible for meeting the financial targets set by the business plan and all contractual obligations with customers. Coordinates all support and customer training activities necessary to achieve customer satisfaction during the commissioning and start-up phases.
Coordinate the corporate development efforts on project commitments when required.

Job Complexity
Work on significant and unique issues where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangibles and state-of-the-art technical knowledge.
Exercise independent judgment in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
Participate with the Sales, Marketing, and Manufacturing Operations teams to develop and implement the technical strategies necessary to maximize revenue opportunities and ensure that customer expectations are addressed and satisfied on assigned sales orders.
Evaluate customer acceptance/appreciation of Company efforts and identifies organizational deficiencies and areas for improvement in the implementation and control of project orders. Recommends guidelines and procedures.
Provide customer specific presentations of Company solutions and proposals.

Manages subordinate professional and administrative staff assigned to the project in a matrix structure, including project managers, engineers, project controls, business managers, and support staff.
Act independently to determine methods and procedures on new or special assignments. Goals often communicated in
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Company : Talascend, LLC
Company Description :
For over 60 years, Talascend has been at the leading edge of resourcing solutions in the technical sector. Our business provides projects and companies across the industry with tactical and strategic resourcing options. In a market where demand for skills is high and supply is low, we are helping our customers to connect with the right people and companies for them - connecting hiring managers and HR strategists with technical professionals and most importantly, putting people to work.