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Project Manager (Highways)

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Project Manager (Highways)

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £350 - 400 per day

  • Contact:

    Evan Brookes

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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We are currently seeking an enthusiastic, optimistic, conscientious person with excellent communication skills and technical ability in relation to project management in the civil engineering/ highway and transport sector. This role is a long term contract position which falls outside IR35 (subject to an assessment being completed). Our client is offering hybrid work and is considering candidates in London or Manchester.
As a Highways Project Manager, you will typically work on projects which include highways and cycle lane schemes, transport-related environmental assessments and other transport-related studies. In this role you will assist with the delivery of projects by managing time, money and contractual elements of projects and ensuring successful completion.  The successful candidate would ideally have experience/ knowledge of highway design projects.
Your role will involve working with engineers and technical specialists to help ensure that projects are managed appropriately in relation to scope, budget and programme. This will involve working across multi-disciplinary teams within our client and also with subcontractors and clients.
Key experience and skills required:
- Experience in project management in the infrastructure, environmental or construction sectors
- An appreciation of Civil Engineering projects and contracts
- Robust financial management skills
- Experience in using MS Project or equivalent (PrimaVera would also be useful)
- Excellent written and verbal communication, organisational, analytical and time management skills
- Great interpersonal skills
- Experience in managing contracts (ideally NEC/ RIBA) would be an advantage
- Project management qualifications would be an advantage
For more information, click APPLY NOW or call Evan Brookes on 02393 876025.
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, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Evan Brookes at Carrington West on 02393 876025 for more information.
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