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Highways Programme Manager

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £40 - 50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Kingston

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 043

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  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


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Special Programme Manager

This special programme manager role sits within Highways & Transport, with a significant remit that directly affects Sustainable highway and transport solutions and in particular the delivery of a programme of inter-related Safer Neighbourhood traffic areas, School Streets, Cycling and Walking projects; the role holder will have a major contribution to deliver these projects from inception through to implementation.   The role will report to the Assistant Director of Highways, with a dotted line to the Programme Management Office.

In support of delivery of this programme, the main purpose of this role is to provide leadership, effective management and accountability for the efficient performance of the Service.
As the Programme Manager you will be responsible for the overall management and coordination of discrete projects and the overall programme, by effectively planning, monitoring and supporting the delivery of all elements, working to and advising the Programme Sponsor on innovative approaches to delivering services, and in partnership with Assistant Directors, Councillors, Heads of Service, consultants, service managers and officers, as well as Customer Services, OD, HR, Communications and Engagement, Legal and Finance colleagues. 

Previous experience in Highways is essential for this role.
Carrington West are also looking for Engineers & Project Managers with similar backgrounds across the South of UK - please get in touch to find out more.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Phoebe Kingston at Carrington West on 02393 876043 or email
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 25+ years experience in this market. Please call Phoebe at Carrington West on 02393 876043 for more information
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