Are you a qualified Project Manager? Do you have experience delivering major transport infrastructure projects? Then this is the job for you, please read on.
While reporting directly to the Project Director, the role will see you leading and managing complex workstreams on major infrastructure projects in the North of England.
This opportunity will enable you to shape the direction of our growing Project management team and be part of the senior team delivering a nationally significant portfolio of projects.
You will drive innovation of our service delivery and provide mature programme and project management advice to the team and an integrated client.
Key duties will include :
Delivery of commission obligations and internal project performance
Building and managing strong relationships with senior client representative
Establishing effective communications across the project delivery, client and stakeholder teams
Taking the lead on problem solving and decision making
Team leadership, resource planning and management
Controlling the internal and external commercial aspects of projects across a range of contractual arrangements
Development and implementation of project, programme and business management systems across project teams
Coaching and Mentoring Project Managers and more junior members of staff in project management
Managing risk to the business and to our clients
Securing opportunities and repeat business
Ensure the commercial viability of projects
Candidate specification :
Strong interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrable collaborative behaviours
Proven leadership skills with ability to adapt leadership style
Degree or equivalent relevant successful experience in project management
Membership of the APM, PMI, or RICS
Ideally chartered or working towards chartership
Substantial project management expertise
Broad experience in the public sector environment
Significant experience in administering a wide range of contracts
Substantial experience of managing and leading project teams to successful outcomes
Strong client and stakeholder relationship building skills
Effective communication, with clients, project team, business manager and other business units
High degree of commercial acumen and knowledge of planning and project controls
Ability to motivate, inspire and develop high performing teams
Ability to create an enjoyable and fulfilling work environment
Strong focus on health and wellbeing