AECOM Project Manager in Southampton, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Hampshire, Southampton
Are you a Project Manager looking to work on building projects that can change the world, projects that are always more complex and innovative than the last?
If so we are looking for an experienced Project Manager to join our team in Southampton to work various projects in the public and private sector. You will be joining a team of like-minded experts that have a passion for innovation and delivering cutting edge solutions.
AECOM plays a critical role in the conceptualisation and creation of amazing spaces, delivering projects and buildings that define skylines and communities. AECOM Buildings & Places is made up of dedicated teams delivering projects in Commercial, Residential, Hospitality, Sports Venues, Work Places, Education, Government and Healthcare.
We are friendly, busy and motivated with an established track record of successfully delivering local and overseas projects. Some of our flagship work in recent years include;
Wiltshire Schools Programme, Southampton City Council Residential and Education Programme, Southampton Harbour Hotel, Arts University Bournemouth New Student Residences, Surrey County Council Schools Programme, Slough Borough Council Care Homes Programme in Southampton to name but a few.
About Our Team:
A team of 15 Project Managers who deliver complex and exciting projects throughout the region in a range of sectors.
You will be required to lead Project Management commissions, taking responsibility for their successful delivery under the supervision of an Associate or Director. You will need to provide an oversight / strategic guidance/audit & review, to a portfolio of projects at any one time. At times you may also need to provide effective support to Associate Project Managers on larger projects.
The duties are to ensure commissions are managed to the right quality standards and are completed efficiently and on time. Part of this role is also to develop strong relationships with clients and members of the cross-functional team whilst being the primary interface with AECOM clients (new and existing) and manage the delivery of project management team outputs, in accordance with agreed time-scales and quality standards.
You will need to be from a consultancy or client organisation with the ability to lead projects successfully.
Relevant degree or professional qualification
Work experience within a similar consultancy or other relevant business
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Knowledge of JCT/ NEC contracts
APM affiliation preferred (as secondary accreditation)
Ideally you will live locally to the office or be willing to relocate
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.
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 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. 241190BR
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.