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Design Project Manager

Job Description

Design Project Manager

Location

Hybrid - commutable to Manchester or Derby, York, or Birmingham.

Salary / Benefits
£40,000 - £48,000 plus package dependant on level of experience plus package

Company Information

An industry leader in Rail Design consultancy services is looking for Project Managers to contribute towards the management of quality, programme, cost and project contribution on numerous projects

You'll have the opportunity to thrive and we'll help you shape your career whether through further qualification, learning new skills or whatever else you need to achieve your ambitions.

Responsibilities include:

Maximise operating efficiency, so that projects portfolio is delivered in compliance with the Project Control System to agreed standards and targets
Deliver revenue within agreed budgets
Define and manage programme of projects, update regularly and ensure that activity managers have sufficient capable resources to meet deadlines
- Maintain regular liaison with all stakeholders and employees on the progress of projects
- Forecast and monitor the financial performance of the projects portfolio, providing regular detailed reports
Ensure robust WIP conversion through prompt invoicing
Ensure compliance with Health, Safety, Environmental and Assurance regulations
- Conduct weekly reviews with Activity Managers and/or project teams With support of commercial team, ensure that contracts are in place before work commences including sub contracts and purchase orders for suppliers and sub consultants
- Approve expenditure within limits of delegated authority Manage, develop, coach and motivate employees in the project team
- Maintain and develop key client contacts to maximise future business opportunities
- Support the development of new business by involvement on key client management process, tendering and winning work
Seeking candidates with:
- Design project management experience (Rail design would be preferred but other disciplines will be considered)
- A degree qualification to satisfy current entry requirements for professional qualifications
- Experience working on GRIP Stages 4 & 5
- Hold a professional qualification Ie APM / Prince2 (desirable)
- Environmental awareness Tool box talk
- IOSH working safely

To apply or for further details please getting in touch.

Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.