Project Manager on £18m Rail Station Upgrade

London & South East
£55,000 - £65,000
09 Mar 2018
06 Apr 2018
Project Manager

PROJECT MANAGER – Highways & Infrastructure

Reporting to: Senior Project Manager

Purpose of Role:

As Project Manager for this scheme you will be responsible for the overall

direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of site

works for the project. You will be required to meet or

exceed the Company’s expectations for health & safety, quality, customer

satisfaction, programme performance and commercial out-turn, thereby ensuring

consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals.


Internal: All levels of staff and operatives working on the

project – Delivery, Commercial, Planning, Head Office

support staff.

External: Multiple parts of client organisation

, sub-contractors, local residents, interest groups, design




  • Through the team, to ensure the delivery of the project

within the given constraints of time and cost.

  • To ensure that all health, safety and welfare obligations

associated with the project delivery are met.

  • To identify the necessary resources and assign individual
  • To create and execute project work plans and revise as

appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.

  • To carry out all the Project Manager’s duties established

for the project by the Task Role Assignment Matrix.

  • To ensure that relations with the client and all

stakeholders in the project are maintained and managed to

an appropriate level.

  • To apply the companies methodology effectively and

enforce project standards.

  • To minimise company exposure to risk on the project.
  • To ensure project documents are complete, current, and

stored appropriately.

Person Specification:

  • Clear thinker with determination and energy, good

planning abilities, well-organised and seeking perfection.

  • Able to lead teams comprising a variety of abilities.
  • Assertive but personable.
  • Able to communicate constructively with a wide spectrum

of personalities.

  • Willing to lead by example and work on own initiative.
  • Able to focus on and achieve project goals.
  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiating skills, numeracy,

and oral and written communication skills.

  • Able to work under pressure, whilst ensuring deadlines

are met.

  • Able to manage, and respond positively to, change.
  • Keen to achieve self-development.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree or HND in Civil Engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum 10 years' on-site construction experience with

significant recent experience in management positions.

  • Good knowledge of contract and health & safety law.
  • Comprehensive understanding of engineering principles.
  • Extensive knowledge of current market conditions.
  • Competent in the use of IT.
  • Driving licence.

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