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AECOM Infrastructure Project Manager in London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - London, London - UK

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a creative, motivated and ambitious Project Manager for employment in the London office to support the growth demands of the Rail sector.

AECOM is a global network of experts working with clients, communities, and colleagues to develop and implement innovative solutions to the world’s most complex challenges. From design and engineering to construction and management, AECOM's technical knowledge, local connections and broad market experience allow us to deliver specialized services across the entire project life cycle. Are you a Project Management professional looking to work on projects that make a difference and enhance the world around us? If so, we are looking to attract the finest talent to be part of this journey as we mobilise for several key opportunities across a broad portfolio

We are looking for Project Managers to join the London & South East Project Management team to work on a variety of interesting and challenging projects. You will be joining a growing team of like-minded people that have a passion for innovation and delivering cutting edge solutions. As a Project Manager, you will be expected to work within a team to successfully manage and deliver capital investment projects.

This role involves managing our internal technical delivery staff to deliver projects through all stages of the project delivery lifecycle from feasibility studies, option development, outline and detailed design and construction support.

You will be passionate about project management and furthering your career with a leading construction consultancy.

Previous experience in the UK Rail sector is desirable but not essential for this role.

The selected candidate for this position needs to demonstrate competence in the below items:

  • Ownership of and responsibility for the successful delivery of projects

  • Managing projects to time, cost and quality

  • Preparing and maintaining schedules, including dependencies and resources

  • Identifying and monitoring project risks and opportunities

  • Quality management processes for project activities and outputs

  • Managing stakeholders, taking account of their levels of influence and particular interests

  • Managing teams from across the business

  • Managing subcontractors

  • Building strong relationships with clients and members of the cross-functional team

  • Previous rail sector / project experience

  • Understanding of National Rail GRIP processes

  • Proven track record of leading complex, multidisciplinary projects

  • Understanding and awareness of NEC suite of contracts, particularly the Professional Services Contract (PSC) and Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC)

  • Experience of working as part of integrated, multi-organisation, collaborative teams

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills.

  • Strong stakeholder management experience.

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree qualified

  • BA/BSc in engineering, business management, accounting, or similar

  • Work experience in a project delivery environment

  • ​​​​​​​Relevant project management accreditations

Essential Skills

  • Excellent capability in the use of Excel

  • Competence in the Microsoft Office Suite of products (Word, PowerPoint, Visio)

  • Knowledge of MS Project

Preferred Qualifications

  • Skills in Power BI reporting

  • Knowledge of the UK Rail Sector

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation - Rail

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 253470BR

Virtual: No

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.