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Project Manager

  • Location:

    Swindon

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction, Civil Engineering & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Full-time

  • Salary:

    £30 - £35 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jack Fellows

  • Contact email:

    jfellows@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    01772 428186

  • Job ref:

    JF-153

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    25 Feb 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2020-01-28

Transport Project Manager required for a fantastic contract based in Swindon 

The duties of the post are as follows 

The Role 
  • Prepare agreed project documentation for multi-disciplinary in-house and partner project teams, including the development of project briefs and business cases with Project Sponsors
  • Lead project meetings
  • Manage and administer NEC3 contracts for both Professional Services and Engineering Construction.
  • Manage and coordinate projects based on established project management principles
  • Prepare written and verbal reports to project board and Cabinet Member or committee as required.
  • Monitor project progress and prepare status reports for the Project Board and other stakeholders
  • Act as a single point of contact for all stakeholders including external agencies concerning the progress of projects.
  • Coordinate the assembly of project documentation and contribute to submissions for external funding as required.
  • Manage the project budget and be responsible for the delivery of the project to the agreed quality and programme criteria, including project closure and financial completion.
  • Deputise for Programme Manager in his/her absence on day-to day matters arising and make decisions as appropriate

The Requirements 
  • Extensive experience in managing civil engineering or other relevant projects and A proven record of project leadership and giving direction to a team
  • High level of competency in project management processes, Local Transport Plan issues, Public consultation and planning processes.
  • Experience of NEC3 contracts including Professional Services and Engineering Construction.
  • Experience in taking measured risks
  • Experience in working with multi-disciplinary professionals and elected members within a highways and transport related function.
  • Excellent communication skills to deal with a range of stakeholders including members of public.
  • Experience of public consultations.
  • Experience of managing a team of project staff

The Contract
  • Locum Contract
  • 3 Months+
  • 09:00-17:00
  • Inside IR35 
If interested please call Jack on 01772 428186 or email jack.f.a4lm8bjx10t@aktonrecruitment.aptrack.co