We have a fantastic opportunity to join Affinity Water as Head of Capital Delivery. Are you an innovative and strategic thinker with a proven track record of driving efficiencies and achieving great results?
Your next role
Reporting to the Director of Asset Strategy & Capital Delivery, you will take accountability for leading the delivery of Affinity Waters £ multi-million Capital Programme through effective leadership and project management.
Engaging with internal and external stakeholders across the business to ensure that the plan is communicated, understood and delivered. You will work collaboratively across the whole value chain with Asset Management, Operations and Supply Chain to outperform the Capital Programme allowance and deliver true Totex efficiencies for the business.
You will lead a team of Programme and Project Managers and provide direction and guidance on capital projects, Managing performance of the delivery team to plan, identify and implement corrective actions as necessary to ensure project objectives can be met.
This is a challenging, fast-moving and at times demanding role that requires effective leadership, collaboration, and engagement at all levels.
What you’ll need
To be successful in this post, you will need to have a degree or post graduate qualification in an Engineering and/or Project Management Discipline. You will be a strategic and innovative thinker with the ability to create and deliver plans which align to the priorities and needs of the business. You will be able to make informed judgement through well-developed business acumen and the analysis of complex information, often completed by others.
Collaboration and stakeholder management should come naturally to you and you’ll be excited to manage a credible team, deploying your communication skills and share your knowledge to motivate and empower others.
Affinity Water expects its leaders to show openness, honesty, integrity, commitment and, of course, to deliver results.
Why Affinity Water?
The people make Affinity Water such a special place to work, we recruit people from all walks of life, of all ages with a vast array of skill sets, personalities and abilities – everyone we recruit is driven, committed and has a zest for life that makes them shine as well as empathy for those we serve and those around them.
Our vision is to be the leading community-focused water company. We work with our communities, our regulators and government to manage the effect of taking water from sensitive habitats and to maintain flows in local rivers.
We understand the significant impacts of our operations to abstract, treat and distribute high quality safe water to customers and we are committed to continual improvement, prevention of pollution and compliance with environmental legislation, regulations and other requirements applicable to us.
What’s in it for you?
You’ll be based in our modern and spacious offices within the heart of Hatfield Business Park with on-site bistro and parking facilities. If you fancy a walk or a bite to eat at lunch off-site, you won’t be short of choices.
To acknowledge your exceptional work, you’ll be entitled to host of benefits including a generous SMART pension contributions scheme, career development opportunities and a holiday allowance that increases with length of service.
You’ll also have access to a wide range of retail and entertainment discounts; so when you’re getting that well-deserved down time you can enjoy a night out at your favourite restaurant or cinema at a cheaper price.
How do I apply?
If this sounds like the role for you, please get in touch quickly by applying through our simply application process as the role is likely to be highly sought after. Please note that we reserve the right to interview candidates prior to the deadline for the role.
Head of Capital Delivery – Hatfield, Hertfordshire