project manager in Bristol

bristol, bristol
job category
construction & property
job type
Car Allowance, Private Healthcare, 26 Days + BH
reference number
oliver deakin, randstad cpe
0121 212 7790
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job description

My client one of the UKs largest rail contractors is looking to appoint a Project Manager to deliver their Transformation Projects to achieve time, cost and quality objectives; as well as aiding in the development of all delivery and supply strategies and plans for specific projects. Key Areas of Responsibility & Accountability
  • Manage the all Efficiency Programmes and ensure targets are achieved.
  • Lead the efficiency meetings and encourage efficiency reporting.
  • Manage the Digitisation Programme to include line management of App Development Engineer. Support with the implementation of the digitisation tools in the relevant region, ensuring that the digital tools (such as digital reporting, digital paperwork, speedy sign in/out, etc.) are used on a regular basis.
  • Support the relevant region with innovative technology trials and identify solutions where trials are unsuccessful.
  • Support the relevant region with the implementation of innovative technology where trials have been successful.
  • Manage Decarbonisation Programme, to include the installation of solar panels, EV charging points and other sustainable solutions as appropriate in the relevant region.
  • Ensure that the teams delivery plan is updated with latest projects and delivery statuses.
  • Support the Head of Transformation with additional projects and be prepared to represent where unavailable.
  • Deliver the project(s) safely to time, cost and quality, in accordance with the Guide to Railway Investment Projects (GRIP), applicable Railway Group, Network Rail company standards and other specific legislation including construction design management (CDM) Regulations.
  • Liaise with all Stakeholders including Network Rail.
  • Participate in the development of supply strategies and framework contracts.
Person Specification Essential
  • PTS (Personal Track Safety)
  • Knowledge of GRIPs
  • Relevant successful experience in project management.
  • Relevant experience for the specialist area of innovation.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Detailed knowledge of safety regulations (particularly CDM)
  • Commercial and financial understanding and knowledge
  • Demonstrable successful industry management experience.
  • Demonstrable experience of the implementation of health, safety, environmental and quality management processes.
  • Contract and commercial awareness.
  • Ability to operate effectively in the site environment.
  • Membership of the Association for Project Management or other professional body
  • Previous experience in railway industry or construction industry in a similar job role
  • A degree or equivalent
  • Knowledge and understanding of project and contract management

Contact Randstad CPE and ask for Oliver for more details.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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