AECOM Project Manager Construction Services, Leuven or Ghent in Leuven, Belgium
Belgium - Flemish Brabant, Leuven
Alternate Locations BEL - Ghent
AECOM is currently seeking a Project Manager Construction Services to be based in our Leuven office. As Project Manager you will be involved in the delivery of construction projects within various sectors including industrial manufacturing, medical industry, public infrastructure, commercial and residential developments as well as high rise buildings.
In the role of Project Manager your key duties include:
Lead projects delivery including setting up teams and implementing AECOM projects standards and procedures
Ensuring that the project is planned and structured for success;
Full ultimate responsibility for the project on site / delivery
Set up project strategy including procurement routes, programme, construction logistics, design approach
Maintain client relationship
Direct project team and manage resource planning process to deliver to client expectations while meeting and/or exceeding profitability targets;
Monitor financial performance of these projects in line with AECOM financial reporting, project reviews and other mandatory requirements.
Manage Sub consultants/ subcontractors
Administer AECOM contracts and ensure compliance with company procedures
Monitor project team performance and take corrective action as required
Be accountable for the successful delivery of the projects from an SHE perspective
Report regularly to Regional director on any material issues involving the projects or our contracts
Act as direct Line Manager to project staff on projects under his responsibility
Liaise and seek assistance of different AECOM dpts / support functions as required
Support other AECOM BU in Benelux or outside Benelux as required
Support business development as required
Development of Staff, actively engage in development of team, participate in recruiting and on-boarding of new staff, lead on diversity
Minimal 5 years of project management experience within related construction projects
Strong communication skills
Experience with end to end delivery of large construction projects in leading role
Superior analytical and problem solving skills
Uncompromising standards of safety
Flexibility to travel, as needed
Fluent in Dutch or French
Fluent in English
Energy, enthusiasm and determination.
Commercially aware and experienced.
Lead by example and through others;
Decisive; holds people accountable to project delivery;
Must thrive in a fast paced environment where multi-tasking and prioritizing is necessary;
Ability to work with a geographically dispersed team;
Ability to build and sustain client relationships and adapt to ever changing client demands;
Ability to see the opportunities for improved performance and act upon them;
Ability to strike a good balance shifting between big picture planning and detailed level execution tracking;
Ability to set up teams
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Construction
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 200905BR
Clearance Required No
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.