Amec Foster Wheeler Assistant Asset Manager in London, United Kingdom

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently recruiting for an Assistant Infrastructure Asset Manager. The objective of the role will be to support clients in their role as an Asset Steward and if required, accreditation to ISO 55000.

The successful candidate will be expected to be able to apply asset management principles across a range of infrastructure sectors such as; transport, waste, water, defence, health and housing.

The role will entail working closely with Infrastructure clients to develop/further define their asset management objectives strategically but also operationally, working closely with client and Wood subject matter experts to do so.

The successful candidate will work alongside the Data Analytics team to undertake data driven analysis of client asset management objectives and in some cases may support in the delivery of this analysis through our digital asset management systems and help develop, design, procure and implement a digital asset management system for the client.

The role offers the opportunity to work across all service lines within Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions and connect with peer teams across the globe ensuring shared learning and development for the successful candidate.

As a global multi-disciplinary consultancy, Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions has a wide range of service agreements with major IT vendors in which the successful candidate can utilise in their role and focus their development with the company.

Successful candidate will be based in London, but required to travel regionally and nationally as per role and project needs.

Prime Responsibilities and Duties

The primary role is to assist the Asset Manager in the continuous development and client delivery of Wood’s Strategic Asset Management Planning Service ‘Pillar' which aligns to the requirements of ISO 55001, key responsibilities include;

  • Assisting the development of a client’s Asset Management policy through the analysis and definition of policy requirements

  • Supporting the development or optimising existing Strategic Asset Management Plans (SAMP) through developing SMART asset management objectives that are aligned with the client organisational objectives

  • Supporting the development or optimising existing Asset Management Plans (AMP) by ensuring they include the asset lifecycle management work schedules, estimated cost of such work (CapEx & OpEx), performance and condition of client assets and asset risk profiles

  • Utilising client Asset Data and open source data to undertake analytics and provide/present key insights on the performance of client assets to enable appraisal of investment options to inform Strategic Asset Management Plans

  • Supporting the Infrastructure Asset Management team to develop client bids and proposals

Management Skills, Knowledge and Experience

Essential

  • Ability to engage with all levels of stakeholder, both internally and externally

Communicate plans effectively back to clients

  • Ability to deal well with ambiguity and new content in a very broad range of situations

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team and contribute with a problem-solving, investigative and innovative skillset

  • Able to work at pace and under pressure

  • A strong communicator with keen observation skills and critical thinking ability

Desirable

  • Experience in data preparation, validation and verification

Technical Skills, Knowledge and Experience

Essential

  • Knowledge of principles and methods of strategic asset management and business planning

  • Ability to use relevant software applications to perform data manipulation, analytics and extract relevant key insights

Desirable

  • Previous experience in responding to tenders and supporting the development of bids/proposals

  • Working knowledge of Asset Management Standards – ISO 55000/1/2

  • Institute of Asset Management (IAM) Certification

Qualifications and accreditations

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant subject area

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com 

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2018-32753

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc

External Company URL: http://www.amecfw.com/