Senior Project Manager West Yorkshire Plus Transport Fund (Corporate Projects)

United Kingdom
£35,093 - £37,858 per annum, 37 hours per week, permanent
23 Feb 2017
30 Mar 2017
Project Manager
Job Type

Calderdale is delivering an ambitious transport infrastructure programme through the West Yorkshire Plus Transport Fund (WY+TF) which could see over GBP 150m invested into the Borough over the next 5-10 years.

We are looking for an individual with strong project/programme management skills, significant experience of delivering construction, infrastructure, transport or major regeneration projects.  The candidate should be able to work with Directorate sponsors, service managers, consultants and contractors to drive the delivery of complicated programme at pace, often in the public eye and under political/financial pressures.

This exciting role will manage a high profile and time critical programme of activity as part of a wider investment programme to create jobs, regenerate the Borough and its facilities for people who live, work and visit Calderdale.  Working closely with the Programme Manager, this role will help manage and govern this significant programme of work.

Working in a PRINCE2 environment, this role will manage a team of Project Managers across a range of projects to support their delivery through the feasibility, detailed design and construction phases.  This may include: significant interventions along the A629 Halifax to Huddersfield or A641 Bradford to Huddersfield highway corridors, train station upgrades, bus packages or public realm improvements.

If you feel you have the skills, values, behaviours, experience and drive required, we look forward to receiving your application.  If you would like to have an informal discussion about these roles please e-mail: with your contact details and availability.