Rail Project Manager

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Location: Birmingham
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Date Posted: 28 February 2019
Recruiter: Critical Project Resourcing
I am currently searching for an experienced Rail Project manager to work for a large engineering consultancy in the Midlands. You will join a consultancy responsible for leading major infrastructure projects, covering different disciplines and complexities. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for major projects like HS2 and many major UK client organisations, specifically in the use of Client systems.


- Establishing & maintain a professional project management team capable of delivering the required services to the client organisation.
- Establishing robust processes and procedures to manage the project, in consultation and engagement with our commercial and administration departments.
- Delivering necessary periodic project reports, to allow senior managers to direct the project appropriately
- Manage the interfaces between project and client teams and establishing risk mitigation measures.
- Deliver information regarding changes and delays that have impacted the project on a period by period basis and propose how these should be resolved / managed.
- Facilitate effective planning of the works within the project team


We`d love to hear from you if you have:

- Degree, in engineering or management discipline.
- Chartered (or working towards) Membership of a relevant professional body.
- APM/MSP/PMI/PRINCE2/Six Sigma post-graduate qualifications would be an advantage.
- Experience in major construction or rail projects. Technical and project management experience is vital.
- Client or project delivery (design or construction) Rail, Metro or Transport experience an advantage. 
- Proven ability to lead and work successfully in a multi-disciplinary team.
- Experience in a consultancy environment with good customer relationship and stakeholder management skills.
- Demonstrable capability & experience in Project Management and Project Controls.
- Network Rail, London Underground or other major UK transport client experience is vital.

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