AECOM Project Manager in Manchester, United Kingdom
Business Line Energy
Position Title Project Manager
United Kingdom - Lancashire
We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager with good solid experience in manufacturing and industrial sectors to join our well established multi-disciplinary (Industrial) design team in our centrally located Manchester office.
The role will typically involve managing project teams delivering major project work in sectors including aviation/aerospace, industry & logistics, manufacturing (food & beverages/pharmaceuticals/automotive etc), waste , power, nuclear ,mission critical and infrastructure regeneration.
Projects are for a wide range of clients from investigation and feasibility through to detailed design , procurement and management of construction contracts. The Manchester business comprises a large team of engineers, architects , project managers and planners and other specialists with strong opportunities for challenging project work and career progression within a growing team.
Ideally the candidate will have a background in engineering (production/process engineering or other technically educated professional conversant in building/infrastructure/process engineering and industrial development delivery, such that in this client facing role, the PM is able to guide technical discussions and make project decisions.
We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience;
Demonstrable experience of management of industrial development/manufacturing process and construction projects, either as owner/developer, consultant or management contractor.
Willingness to accept delivery responsibility.
Able to collate, analyse and act upon complex and diverse information from a variety of sources and give advice for project level decision making.
Demonstrable understanding of the conflicting requirements of Lenders, Developers/Operators, Contractors and regulatory stakeholders.
Ability to influence and motivate stakeholders within a complex environment.
Willingness to travel intermittently both in the UK and globally.
Technical competence, experience of working within a multi-disciplinary engineering/architectural environment.
Self-motivation, ability to use own initiative.
Flexible, problem solving approach.
Excellent written and spoken English with ability to explain technical issues to non-engineers, including Clients.
Ability to lead and present at meetings.
The successful candidate will be required to produce and review reports for clients and so attention to detail is paramount.
Excellent IT skills particularly MS Excel/Word/Project and PowerPoint.
Familiar with financial management systems for cost , invoice and resource monitoring and reporting
We are looking for candidates who are qualified in the following areas;
Major scale construction projects.
Projects involving statutory/regulatory stake holders.
Projects with sensitive environmental stakeholders and controls.
Industry design and construction standards, practices and specifications.
( If an internal candidate : ideally accredited to use AECOM’s Financial Management System APIC , ABC or ePM)
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Job Category Program and Project Management
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 158487BR