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Schemes Manager

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £40 - 45 per hour

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Kingston

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 043

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Schemes Manager
As the Schemes Manager you will report into Highways and Traffic Manager and have line management responsibility for up to 10 professional and technical staff. You will have full responsibility for the management of cost centres including financial responsibility for up to £2m capital and £750k revenue. Deliver a specialist service, carrying out a range of skilled activities in managing and co coordinating the delivery of traffic schemes maximising service quality, continuity, and parity. Maintain, develop and review systems, processes and procedures, and provide experienced, qualified advice and guidance in respect to the design and implementation of traffic schemes to colleagues and managers identifying risk and issues. Fully understand and comply with relevant legal, regulatory, policy, procedural requirements, standards, and escalate/report concerns to senior management or arbitration as appropriate. You will manage a team of professional & technical staff both site and office based with specific accredited expertise including directly employed staff, agency staff, external consultants & contractors, in the delivery of the projects and schemes in accordance with statutory legislation.
You will need:
·Experience of managing professional, technical and administrative staff within a local authority or other large organisation particularly in a Highway, Traffic and Parking environment
·Proven experience of scheme design and implementation
·Experience of technical skills associated with the relevant service area
·Experience of managing capital and revenue budgets
·Experience of implementing and consulting on complex schemes
·Proven experience of working and advising on development control schemes
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Phoebe Kingston at Carrington West on 02393 876043 or email
Previous experience in Highways is essential for this role.
Carrington West are also looking for Engineers & Transport Planners with similar backgrounds across the South of UK - please get in touch to find out more.

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 100+ years experience in this market. Please call Phoebe at Carrington West on 02393 876043 for more information

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