AECOM Project Manager in Birmingham, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - West Midlands, Birmingham

Job Summary

AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm who provide cost and project management and consultancy services to public and private sector clients around the world.

With nearly 100,000 employees — including Cost Managers, Project Surveyors, and Project Managers — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world. We are a leader in all of the key markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. We provide a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’.

Our West Midlands Project Management business unit continues to grow with a specific growth demand within the Infrastructure sector (Water, Rail, Power, Highways, Environment, Ports & Marine and Nuclear) where we have successfully secured positions with many high profile clients and some key local projects and programs in the industry.

As a direct result of this growth AECOM is currently seeking a full time Project Manager – Infrastructure based in Birmingham.

Minimum Requirements:

As a Project Manager you will be entrusted to work on a range of challenging projects, ranging from £5m to £20m or as part of a project management team undertaking discreet tasks on a large/major project, £20m upwards, under the general guidance of a Director.

We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience in Infrastructure:

  • Day to day main client point of contact for projects

  • Successful delivery of projects with minimum supervision, leading to further repeat clients and their business

  • Experience with Flood mitigation

  • Experience with Flood alleviation

  • Experience with Environment Agency

  • Working with local authorities

  • Dealing with/understanding importance of environmental / habitat/biodiversity issues

  • Working with / understanding importance of working with public sector money & required governance

  • NEC/ECC PM training

  • NEC/ECC PM experience

  • Manage and mentor junior staff to deliver our Cost Management service efficiently and effectively

  • Management of client consultant team (design, cost, planning, H&S)

  • Planning & Programming skills

  • Chairing and minting Project Team Meetings

  • Leading Steering Group Presentations

  • Managing Change Control

  • Process Setting Project Strategies

  • Project Reporting

  • Proven pre & post contract experience including contract administration in a lead role

  • Solid background in Infrastructure Project Management

Minimum Requirements

  • Relevant years proven project management experience in a professional environment.

  • Proven pre & post contract experience including contract administration in a lead role

  • Experience of a variety of project types / sizes / sectors

  • Excellent interpersonal skills - written and oral

  • Solid background in Infrastructure Project Management

  • NEC/ECC PM training

  • NEC/ECC PM experience

  • Project Cost Tool (PCT) / Other cost benchmarking software

Preferred Qualifications

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192044BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.