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Highways Project Manager

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £400 - 500 per day

  • Contact:

    Zubair Ahmed

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 065

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  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:


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I'm currently recruiting for an experience Highway Project Manger for a consultancy in Oxfordshire.

The Project Manager will work with close-knit design and construction teams, supported by commercial colleagues to develop and deliver a wide range of highway and transport infrastructure projects. These range from small scale city centre cycling & pedestrian improvements aimed at promoting active travel, through to major new highway infrastructure and sustainable transport projects.

My client is offering a 12-month contract, which will likely be extended.
The Role
·Work closely with colleagues in delivering projects on time; to budget and in line with the scheme objectives and outcomes
·Fully integrate with the design, commercial and construction teams to plan and implement these schemes from 'start to finish' in compliance with quality, safety and environmental objectives
·Consult with a range of internal and external stakeholders at all stages of scheme development.
·Ensure that processes and procedures are followed, and regular progress meetings are held to keep all key people updated and informed
·Manage risk and project updates using programming tools (Asta) and risk management software
· Produce robust cost estimates at Gateway stages and ensure Gateway sign offs
·Administer projects in accordance with the contract
The Ideal Candidate
·Track record of project managing highways and transport projects, working with a multi-disciplinary team of professionals
·Experience of working with a Local Authority client and other key stakeholder organisations e.g., National Highways, Environment Agency, Network Rail.
·Excellent communication skills
·Methodical work approach and ability to manage multiple projects
·Ability to prioritise and collaborate across teams, external consultants, and county council clients
·Project Management qualifications highly desirable
What you need to do now:
If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today. If you have any questions about the vacancy please click APPLY NOW or contact Zubair Ahmed at Carrington West for more information on 02393 876065.
If you feel that you are right for this job 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 jobs 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 job for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Parking professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Zubair at Carrington West on 02393 876065 for more information.
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