Project Manager

Location Southampton
Discipline: Rail , Highways, Water , Civil Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Health, Car/Car Allowance
Contact name: Martin Spencer

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH8370_1634048260
Published: 14 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Project Manager


Recognised as one of the market leading companies in their field, this international engineering and infrastructure business has gone from strength to strength in the UK. Leading the way with continuous improvement and innovation they will maintain their dominant market position. There is now a need to recruit for a Project Manager to cover the Southern region to help build upon and continue their success. This is a key role for the region and you will be responsible for capital project management and delivery of operational improvement initiatives.

Our client is offering you as the Project Manager a starting salary in the region of £50-55k per annum plus a performance related bonus scheme, a contributory pension scheme, 25 days + stats, aswell as training and a career development plan.

Duties required from you as a Project Manager;

  • You will manage southern based projects from inception to completion and through to stabilisation and delivery of efficiency's as per the project plan. This includes developing the project scope, objectives and where appropriate business cases, involving all relevant stakeholders ensuring technical feasibility, project value and alignment with the business strategy.
  • Developing detailed project plans and progress tracking, utilising and maintaining project management systems and tools (ProMap, PMA, PMM).
  • Identifying and coordinating internal resources and / or third parties for the seamless delivery of projects
  • Managing risks, assumptions issues, dependencies, costs and schedules throughout the project, providing relevant updates and reports to key stakeholders
  • Providing CAPEX technical, operational and commercial support to all our businesses in problem resolution with internal customers and national peers.
  • As the Project Manager you will participate in CAPEX initiatives by developing optimal solutions to key growth strategies.
  • Providing technical support, recommendations and advice to the Procurement team.

What will you bring as the Project Manager;

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent is preferable
  • Project or Programme Management qualification or qualified by experience with a commitment to achieve a recognised qualification
  • Experience of managing projects and budgets within a complex Engineering/Construction environment
  • Extensive knowledge of project planning, implementation and management utilising recognised project management principles and methodology
  • Stakeholder management at senior level coupled with the ability to lead and manage multi-disciplined teams across a range of functions

If this Project Manager opportunity is of interest, please do not hesitate to apply for consideration.