Project Manager - Rail

Location
Reading
Salary
£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted
17 May 2018
Closes
14 Jun 2018
Ref
JO0000028868
Contact
Darryl Yates
Function
Product Manager
Job Type
Permanent


Our client is a market-leading multi-discipline consultancy with an excellent reputation for delivering projects across a range of sectors including Rail, Energy, Transportation and Defence.

Due to a sustained growth period, they now have a fantastic opportunity for a Project Manager to join them in their busy Rail team in Reading. As Rail Project Manager you will have the chance to manage projects, act as client contact and retain overall responsibility for successful delivery of projects on time and to budget and secure repeat business through proactive client management.
You will be responsible for ensuring that Project Execution Plans are prepared and adhered to throughout the project life cycle and liaise with Commercial and Planning teams to provide appropriate support to the bid/project

You will also ensure project change control procedures are established and adhered to for the provision of a professional, first class, consistent and effective project management service to clients.

Requirements of the Project Manager:

* Demonstrable Rail industry related experience and proven success in the management of projects.
* Experience of managing multi-disciplinary railway infrastructure projects
* A thorough working knowledge of the project management control system and project of the railway system
* Sound market/commercial knowledge
* Membership of The Association for Project Management and/or membership of a relevant professional institution.
* Sound management techniques with the ability to apply these through all project phases
* Demonstrate working/communicating across teams within the company to ensure delivery of projects.
* Sound management techniques with the ability to apply these through all project phases
* Sound market/commercial knowledge
* Ability to multi- task, prioritise and work well under pressure
* Training in risk assessment and environmental awareness

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to join a highly-reputable market leader in the Rail sector, so speak to Darryl Yates today on 01728 726136 for more information.