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AECOM Senior Project Manager in County Antrim, United Kingdom

Job Summary

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We have an opening for a professionally qualified Senior Project Manager in Belfast, ideally with experience of contract management of NEC3/NEC4 projects.

The successful applicant should have a Project Management/Construction/Engineering/Quantity Surveying Masters Degree and be Chartered with the RICS, CIOB, RIBA, ICE or other equivalent institution.

You will need to manage and take ownership of all aspects of projects, proactively engaging with the client, construction and design teams to successfully deliver projects. You will be required to prepare forward-looking succinct and accurate reports identifying clear actions and recommendations. When managing a contract, you will be required to positively engage with the construction and design team and work collaboratively to address risks and avoid claims and disputes. You will be required to maintain meticulous records to allow you to quickly respond to issues arising and provide informed and balanced opinions with due regard to the actual form of contract.

A limited amount of travel may be required within the UK and Ireland.

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

Minimum Requirements

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and team building skills

  • Highly motivated individual who is able to work independently, be diligent and have an eye for detail

  • Experience in NEC/JCT contract administration

  • Experience of setting up and implementing robust Project Management processes

  • Experience of financial reporting on projects

  • Capable of producing formal reports and documents, clearly setting out complex issues and recommendations

  • Conversant with Microsoft Word, Excel and Project

  • Manages one or more very complex project, involving a combination of the following:

  • Clients with a national geographic footprint; OR,

  • Projects involving a full spectrum of services offered by IE; OR,

  • Other complexities, such as projects that involve litigation, environmental protection, due diligence, etc.

  • Manages all phases of projects (from beginning to close out).

  • Has consenting and regulatory authority for approvals.

  • Manages other Project Managers.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Project Management/Construction/Engineering/Quantity Surveying Masters Degree.

  • Chartered with the RICS, CIOB, RIBA, ICE or other equivalent institution.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 264104BR

Virtual: Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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