AECOM Project Manager in Norwich, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147380BR

Position Title Project Manager

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Building Engineering

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - Norfolk

City Norwich

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Building Engineering

We deliver creative solutions for building projects for industry, government, commercial and leisure sectors. Our building engineering specialists have expertise in structural and building services engineering, fire engineering, acoustics, facades and seismic design. We embed sustainability principles in every design.

Job Summary

An opportunity exists for an experienced PM to join our site based team in support ofa major programme of work for the MoD basedinNorfolk.

The works comprise the design, planning and construction of the following facilities: operational accommodation (aircraft hangar and admin building), a newcatering facility, a new secure enclave in the vicinity of the existing site; new aircraft shelters, new aircraft operating surfaces and AGL lighting.

The role involves responsibility at a senior project management level and includes managingaDesign & Construct contract under NEC3. The candidate will be working full-time on site overseeing the delivery of a construction contract on a live military airfield.

As PM you will work as part of AECOM’Sexisting projectmanagement teamcomprisingPMs and Site Supervisors, with support from internal and external multidisciplinary support teams, including sub consultants, as required. This project is a main works project in a programme of enabling and main works projects and as such there will be a requirement for strong interface management with the other work packages.

As Project Manager you will work as part of AECOM’S project management team and be responsible for successfully managing the delivery of a discrete construction contract;

  • The role will cover the construction phase, including the commissioning & Take Over phases;

  • Management and Contract Administration (NEC3) of the construction project;

  • You will possess the skills and experience to lead and manage a site based team on a technically complex project and for developing collaborative relationships with our clients, project and airfield stakeholders and other programme project teams;

  • Managing internal and external multidisciplinary support teams, including sub consultants;

  • Ability to work within a partnering environment and form effective working relationships;

  • Preparation of monthly PM reports;

  • Preparation of Risk Registers;

  • Commercially and contractually aware;

  • Responsible for delivering a broad range of project management concepts, tools and techniques;

  • Responsible for monitoring and reporting project performance metrics, including Earned Value Management;

  • Commitment to a high level of Health & Safety performance at the workplace and in the local environment.

Minimum Requirements

  • Good understanding and working knowledge of NEC3 contracts;

  • Proven 10 years of relevant experience in major construction projects, with a value >£50M;

  • Experience of working on live civilian/military airfields would be an advantage;

  • Experience in the Project Management of multi-discipline engineering design and construction projects (>£50M Capital Expenditure);

  • Experience of successfully delivering project goals during construction to project handover stage;

  • Strong experience of delivering large technically complex projects;

  • Experienced in a Client management role;

  • Experienced and confident at leading internal and external teams, plus Stakeholder Management;

  • Commercially aware, in terms of understanding the key components of Cost and Change Management processes;

Preferred Qualifications

  • Academic Qualifications - ideally MSc or MEng Civil Engineering / Structural Engineering, Project management qualification (either academic, professional or both) preferred;

  • Membership of a recognised Construction Industry Professional Body i.e. MRICS, MICE, MCIOB, MAPM or other equivalent institution membership;

  • NEC3 Accredited;

  • Holder of a current CSCS card

  • Security Clearance to SC level will be required.

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.