Black & Veatch is recruiting Project Managers to join their Consultancy Services team based throughout the UK. The team consults, delivers and manages Critical Human Infrastructure projects in the Water and Flood Risk Management sector.
The Project Manager will be accountable for the planning and execution of our projects to the defined scope, cost and programme to meet our Client’s requirements.
Successful applicants will be based in one of our offices in the UK, and projects will predominantly be around the office location but may extend nationwide.
The ability to travel to Client offices and project sites is essential.
Plan, execute, monitor and control projects in terms of scope, time, cost, quality, resource, communications, risk, procurement and stakeholder management
Contract management, predominantly under the NEC suite of contracts
Deliver projects to the As-Sold financial metrics or better
Balance the needs of multiple projects
Leadership of the overall coordination and production of multi-disciplinary appraisals and designs
Organise and chair professional client meetings
Understand the customer’s basic and performance requirements during the sales process and formulate a scope of work that adds value for our customers and BV
Assess the technical and commercial risk of projects during the sales process
Create and review proposals and costings for new projects
Work with our Regional Delivery Director to identify opportunities to improve our business management systems
Manage consultancy projects varying in size up to a £1.5m in revenue
Professional qualification in Project Management and / or an engineering discipline
Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) or Geography discipline
Proven ability to plan, execute, monitor and control projects in terms of scope, time, cost, quality, resource, communications, risk, procurement and stakeholder management
Leadership skills to manage project teams and create positive change
Motivated to Project Manage flood and coastal risk management and water projects
Previous experience in a project management or technical civil engineering role on projects using the NEC suite of contracts
Knowledge of programme management using Microsoft Project or other suitable software
Knowledge of Earned Value Analysis to monitor project performance and produce accurate cost and spend profiles
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any / all of the following : criminal / civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.