Project management

Job Type:Full Time
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Project management, permanent vacancy based in Croydon or York.

The main areas of responsibility for this will be:

To support the Project principal in the delivery of project portfolio

Successful delivery of projects to time, quality and budget

Establish effective communications across the internal, client and other stakeholder teams such as; correspondence, programmes, reports, submissions etc.

Managing the internal and external commercial aspects of the project portfolio as well as having the ability to review and interpret standard client terms and conditions.

you will secure opportunity and repeat business through the high quality of you/your teams service delivery

Mentoring less experienced colleagues in the skills of project management.

We'd like to see candidates with formal qualifications in project management or close to completion of formal training to achieve professional qualification. You are able to demonstrable track record of successful project delivery preferably within the rail sector.

In addition, you will have knowledge of planning and other project controls and ideally a professional network within the Rail sector or Construction.

You know how to undertake more complex duties with freedom to determine priorities and coordinate/supervise others and assign tasks to less experienced staff.

Previous experience working in a consulting environment will be useful but not essential.

A sound working knowledge of project scheduling software and project control systems is essential.

We will expect any applicant to have good IT skills using all of Microsoft applications but Excel, Word and Powerpoint in particular.

This role is based in Croydon or York.

We undertake work associated with feasibility and design of all elements of railway schemes in the UK and worldwide in collaboration with teams in other Mott MacDonald offices. The team also provides a design review resource for the promoters of schemes once the design and build contractors start developing their proposed designs.

You as a project manager for Electrification and other Railway Systems are responsible for the timely and safe delivery of all works whether office based or on or near the line.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

One of the largest employee-owned companies in the world, Mott MacDonald is a multisector consultancy providing engineering, management, and development services on projects in 150 countries. With over 16,000 of the best people working on a diverse range of challenges, we're helping our clients deliver sustainable infrastructure and development solutions. We have a collegiate and collaborative culture which values equality and diversity, and we take proactive steps to create an inclusive workplace. Together, we are opening opportunities with connected thinking. If this sounds like somewhere you'd like to work, click apply to continue with your application.