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Scheme Project Manager

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  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £300 - 345 per day

  • Contact:

    Olivia Woods

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 046

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Excellent opportunity for a Scheme Project Manager to work on Track Development and Renewals in the Rail industry.
Location: Birmingham or Manchester (office based)
Rate: £300-£45/day Umbrella (inside IR35)
Duration: 6 months
·Experience in the Rail Industry Sector (including application of GRIP, and Construction Design Management (CDM) on simple projects
·Knowledge of Network Rail's Project, Investment, Commercial and Procurement practices.
·Experience in risk identification, assessment and mitigation.
·Knowledge of Network Rail's assets and how they are managed
·Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline or equivalent experience.
·Membership (or working towards membership) of the Association for Project Management.
·Achieved PRINCE2 Foundation or equivalent.
·Good stakeholder engagement and communication skills.
·Successful relevant experience including experience of contracting and project delivery.
·Knowledge and experience of project budget management.
·Project safety management and Health and Safety legislation knowledge.
·Knowledge safety cases in support of projects.
·Supporting the Programme Director and other team members as directed
·Project Manage all aspects of specific work packages
·Working with stakeholders to ensure Design; Delivery; Technical Build; testing; MI requirements etc are managed and delivered to date and time
·Completion of detailed plan for the medium term including MSP; Resources; costs
·Completion of the detailed design phase to time and quality; working with the Design team to secure stakeholder sign-off at all stages.
·Development of stakeholder relationship with suppliers; including preparation of joint plans; proposals and any design and build documentation.
·Completion of the high level plan through to Go Live and BAU handover.
·Experience in the delivery of projects; with particular emphasis on the management of suppliers and stakeholders
·Experience of governance and risk control frameworks
·Good planning and organisational skills
If you are interested in applying for this role please email your CV to me at or call me on 02393 876046.