Project Manager (BB-03853)

Found in: Talent UK

The role holder shall support with the tender process for prospective contracts, working in collaboration with the wider VolkerHighways team. The position will assume financial and operational responsibility for a county term maintenanaxe contract which is high profile, complex and demanding on many levels.The appointed candidate will be technically capable, commercially and politically astute and able to inspire and influence those around them. Key accountabilities • Leadership and ownership of the contract.• Partnership thinking and working.• Orientation towards performance and positive outcomes whilst understanding cost and cost• improvement programmes.• Long term thinking and planning.• Be politically astute and familiar with driving performance across complex and varied stakeholder• groups.• Be technically strong and commercially aware Skills & experience Essential –• General management experience, gained within a contracting environment, with significant operational responsibility is essential. • Candidates will have extensive knowledge over a range of disciplines including operations, finance and HR.• Demonstrate leading successful and innovative service quality programmes underpinned with knowledge of performance reporting and measurement methodologies.• Candidates will have clear experience of cost and value improvement programmes.• You will possess highly developed influencing skills, able to build strategies of win:win alliances between internal and external stakeholders.• An engineering background and able to demonstrate having invested time in your personal development. Desirable – • Currently working in a recognised infratructure business and a high profile character within the sector with experience of public sector frameworks. • Have implemented robust business processes and procedures to support the delivery of contracts. • A Chartered Engineer. Other Competitive salary plus excellent benefit package. Location - Swindon

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location_on Swindon, United Kingdom

work VolkerRail

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