To provide a comprehensive, accurate and cost effective project management service for clients across various sectors.
Responsibilities include :
Delivery of commission obligations and internal project performance
Establishing effective communications across the project delivery, client and stakeholder teams
Taking the lead on problem solving and decision making
Team leadership, resource management and task allocation
Controlling the internal and external commercial aspects of projects across a range of contractual arrangements
Adoption of programme and business management systems across project teams
Mentoring more junior members of staff in project management
Securing opportunities and repeat business
Project Manager seconded into Highways England Operations East team delivering HE’s RIS 2 maintenance and renewal schemes for all aspects of their network in East region
PM will be responsible for multiple schemes bringing them from prelim design detailed design - construction. Schemes can include resurfacing, drainage, VRS, technology, bridge repairs, roadmarking / studs
Responsible for financial reporting and programming of their allocated schemes.
Programme team is based in HE Bedford office but the role can be performed remotely as has been the case for the past 12 months.
There is no requirement from HE that we travel to their offices currently but this may change to a max of 1 day a week. We are using TEAMS etc for meetings
Responsible for moving the schemes through the various passport governance system HE have called 3D Passport
Administering PSC contracts as a NEC delegate therefore NEC Accreditation and / or experience useful.
Experience working of highways construction and design desirable
Collaborative working manner
Ability to work in fast paced environment
Degree in a construction, engineering or project management subject
Membership of the APM / MRICS / MCIOB
Substantial project management expertise across a wide range of disciplines, contract / procurement routes and market sectors
Substantial experience of managing and leading large project teams to successful outcomes
Strong client and stakeholder relationship building skills
Effective communication, with clients, project team, contractor and business manager
High degree of commercial acumen and knowledge of planning and project controls
Ability to create an enjoyable and fulfilling work environment
Demonstrable track record of successful business development.
The advisory and programme delivery division delivers services to projects ranging in scale and complexity from £million’s to £20bn, through the technical disciplines of programme management, project management, project controls, scheduling, cost management, estimating, infrastructure finance, management consulting, digital consulting, education and healthcare management.