AECOM Schemes Project Manager in London, United Kingdom
Business Line Transportation
Position Title Schemes Project Manager
United Kingdom - Greater London
AECOM are currently recruiting for a Schemes Project Manager to work on our London Highways Alliance Contract in Northwest London. CA is a joint venture between FM Conway and AECOM delivering the North West Area Highways Alliance Contract for Transport for London. CA provide a fully integrated highways service including traditional highways maintenance services, emergency response, inspections, and Design & Build services for the delivery of capital investment and existing asset renewal schemes.
We would consider the role on either a full or part-time basis and are happy to look at a range of different working patterns.
You will responsible for planning and coordinating highways improvement and renewal schemes from inception through to build which is integral to the successful operation of our multi-year contract.
As a Schemes Manager you will have the following main responsibilities:
Working as part of a senior management team to successfully manage the term maintenance contract
Cover the whole project / scheme life lifecycle from inception through design and build
Develop collaborative relationships with our client and other professional colleagues
Act as the day to day main client point of contact for projects
Successful delivery of projects with minimum supervision
Manage and mentor junior staff in other departments
Fully understand the requirements of the London Permitting Scheme and other specific requirements relating to permitting and permissions for working within London
Responsible for monitoring performance to ensure Primary and Secondary Performance Indicators are met on a monthly basis for schemes. Manage and monitor requirements and report monthly. Produce corrective action reports and implement their recommendations where required.
Maintain, monitor and forecast Schemes budgets
Attend weekly Highway Capital Renewal programme updates, compile meeting minutes and follow up with our joint venture partners on outstanding actions/programme updates
Arrange and coordinate meetings as required
Attend onsite buildability review meetings
Manage Client Task Orders and Responses in collaboration with CA Commercial Team and joint venture partners
The following skills are required:
Experienced user of MS Office and MS Project
Thorough knowledge of CDM Regulations
Able to conduct peer reviews where necessary
Able to build strong relationships with joint venture partners to ensure that work is undertaken collaboratively
Time management and prioritisation of work for self and other members of the team against challenging demands of network needs
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal). Able to communicate clearly and appropriately with colleagues and internal / external stakeholders
Adaptable and flexible to cope with the variety of responsibilities involved
Delegates work to, mentors, trains and supervises less experienced staff to complete assignments
Strong commercial focus and knowledge of the NEC Conditions of Contract
Seeks business development opportunities during client meetings
Experience of highways term maintenance contracts
Experience of managing projects of highway works
Design Experience related to Highway works
Whilst not essential any of the following skills would be desirable:
Full driving licence
Experience of user industry standard software
Experience of producing and reviewing Bills of Quantities from detailed design drawings
Experience of working within a permitting scheme
Experience of working within a joint venture
Site Supervision/Construction Experience related to Highway works
Degree in Civil Engineering or similar discipline.
Preferably candidates should be Chartered member of a Professional Engineering organisation (Institution of Civil Engineers, Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation or similar)
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Job Category Engineering - Transportation
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 161348BR