Senior Project Manager, Electricity Capital Project Delivery - Military veterans preferred

National Grid (https:\\
Defense Contracting


  full-time   employee

New York
United States

About us

National Grid is hiring in Albany, NY.

Job Purpose

The Senior Project Manager will support the production of project execution plans in accordance with the Network Development process. To support the development and design stages of a project and develop project timescales, scope and cost

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop, implement, and manage project delivery, design, safety by design, commissioning, scheme closure and post-completion requirements.
  • Act as the key interface between the project and both internal and external teams. Hold the responsibility for developing these key relationships.
  • Manage and co-ordinate Contractors and project teams, including the co-ordination and integration of projects across Delivery Vehicle and Delivery Unit boundaries, to successfully deliver projects to time, cost and specification and with minimal disruption.
  • Provide regular project monthly status reports which will include: SHE performance, milestone progress, risk management and current and forecast financial performance.
  • Perform the role of CDM-coordinator or arrange for the provision of a CDMC for each project as required under CDM Regulations and enact the role of Commissioning Panel Chairman.
  • Monitor Contractor site activities to ensure compliance with National Grid SHES standards, Health & Safety, Environmental legislation and CDM regulations.
  • Manage the Contractor commissioning and performance testing process on site. Ensure the provision of accurate ‘as built’ documentation to handover of the assets onto the system to the standards defined in the design.
  • Manage complex third-party issues, land, consents, grantors, public relations and Community Stakeholders to preserve National Grid reputation.

Supervisory/Interpersonal- Experience Required

  • Excellent influencing and negotiating skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Track record of developing working relationships quickly and effectively.


  • Bachelor's degree in related technical discipline (Sales, Marketing or Engineering)
  • In lieu of degree, minimum of 10 years' work experience in technical sales or HVAC design and installation acceptable
  • 1-2 years related work experience

More Information

National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.