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Centrica • Denmark

Project Manager

Employment type:  Full time


A little flex time

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Job Description

We are Centrica! We’re so much more than an energy company. We’re a family of brands revolutionising a cleaner, greener future. Working here is #MoreThanACareer - we’re powered by purpose. Together we can make an impact that will truly change tomorrow. Whether you’re developing cutting-edge green tech, helping customers on the front line or simplifying operations behind the scenes.

Your work here isn’t just a job – it’s a mission. We all play a vital role in energising a greener, fairer future.

Our purpose is to energise a greener, fairer future. Achieving this is made possible through our family of trusted brands and businesses.

We have an exciting opportunity to join the IT team as a Project Manager! As a Project Manager, you will be required to lead the project team who have the sole responsibility in defining the scope, plan, schedule, resource allocation, and risk management of the project(s). You will also be required to develop a detailed project plan as a roadmap, detailing the timelines, identify the resources needed and manage the risks/issues along with dependencies. The role will also require liaising with various other Business Units across Centrica Energy in meeting up with project/program timelines.

About this Role

You will work closely with the development teams to deliver high quality products for the business. As a key member of the Delivery team you will:

  • Inspire, lead and supervise the project teams in meeting up with program objectives.

  • Develop a detailed project plan as a roadmap, detailing the timelines and resources needed.

  • Provide ongoing project support in ensuring that:

    • Projects are having the right level of governance

    • On time reporting of program status on operational, risks and financial parameters

    • Ensure project meets the requirements on technical quality, reliability, schedule and cost

  • Work with senior stakeholders across CE to ensure the program updates are done as planned

  • Use project management expertise and knowledge to determine the overall program impact (if any) and bring it to stakeholders attention

About You

To be successful in this role we imagine you have a technical background and a solid understanding of infrastructure. Furthermore, we imagine our ideal candidate:

  • Has previously operated in a senior management capacity and demonstrates significant evidence of managing project(s) that are cross functional and cross technology

  • Demonstrates significant management and leadership capabilities

  • Demonstrates an expert understanding of agile, scrum and is able to apply into day-to-day role and challenge the design or program decisions to ensure the right solution is adopted

  • Demonstrates the ability to manage senior stakeholders and good collaboration with peers, team members and other internal stakeholders

  • Quickly identifies requirements and/or resources needed for relevant tasks and re-focuses them effectively when circumstances change

  • Facilitates team members’ own development of their knowledge, skills, and capabilities

An understanding of the energy sector will be an advantage.


Working at Centrica Energy

As a developer, you will be a part of a skilled Scrum team in our development organization, which consists of more than 60 colleagues. You can look forward to a diverse role where you will work with different sorts of technologies and development tasks with focus on software development in C# .NET and automated tests to enable continuous delivery.

At Centrica Energy we embrace change. Requirements may change daily, and we deliver several new versions of our software every day. Thanks to a micro-service architecture, continuous delivery, and close cooperation with our in-house customers, we get immediate feedback which is as rewarding as it is challenging.

We recognize that a career in Software Development requires continuous learning. We engage our employees in Guilds driving both technical innovation, process improvements and social activities. Our Skills Guild drive learning activities such as Hackathons, Study Groups and Brown Bag Sessions, and our Social and Work Life Guild drive frequent social events such as department events, Friday Bars etc. We also have an active Staff Association that arranges all sorts of activities – ranging from Foosball tournaments to LAN Parties – bringing in people from the entire Aalborg office.

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Applications will ONLY be accepted via the ‘Apply’ button.

This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team and NO agency contact is required.

Company benefits

Adoption leave
Open to part-time employees
Enhanced sick days
Flexible working week
Enhanced sick pay
Gym membership
Health insurance
Mental health platform access
Compassionate leave
Dental coverage
Fertility treatment leave
Season ticket loan
Buy or sell annual leave
Optional unpaid leave
Shared parental leave
Enhanced maternity leave
Carer’s leave
Enhanced paternity leave
Pregnancy loss leave
Cycle to work scheme
Pension match/increase
Equity packages
Life insurance
Annual pay rises
Share options
Financial coaching
Employee discounts
Volunteer days
Company car
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are very happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Additional employee ratings
(these do not contribute to the FlexScore®)

Employees feel that the diversity is good and there are continued efforts to improve it
Employees feel like the company culture is brilliantly inclusive and equitable
Employees feel like it is a really great environment to work in
Employees feel very excited about and aligned with the company mission
Employees feel that their salary is good and matches the value they bring

Working at Centrica

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

Windsor, London, Cardiff, Leicester, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Dublin, Stockport, Staines, Hampton, Aberdeen, Barrow, Hull

Hiring Countries




United Kingdom

Awards & Achievements

2nd – Large companies

2nd – Large companies

Flexa100 2024
3rd – Consumer Goods

3rd – Consumer Goods

Industry awards 2023

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