Project Manager, Highways

Posted 17 April by Cavendish Maine Recruitment
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The Company

A leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services.

The business differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe.

The Role:

A Project Manager required to work within the Infrastructure Sector providing focussed delivery on key projects. The successful candidate should have experience of infrastructure related to large Residential projects including Roads, Sewage, public open space etc.


  • Responsible for administration of infrastructure projects, mostly using ECC form of contract.
  • Leading project teams in the delivery of client requirements from inception to completion
  • Setting up and delivery of best practice PM systems and controls
  • Leading service delivery with existing key clients, maintaining and strengthening the client relationships, using opportunities to cross-sell
  • Gain the confidence of the client and become the focal point for communication
  • Represent the company in a professional and diligent manner, meeting, negotiating and corresponding with clients forming a strong working relationship in true partnership
  • Ensure consistency of service delivery and identify opportunities for developing both the quality and profitability of the service
  • Assist in the production of management information required by the company and take responsibility for the accuracy of said information
  • Assist in providing best practice and continuous improvement within delivery teams

The Candidate

As the ideal candidate you will have a strong track record in Project Management and Contract Administration and a high level of knowledge and proven experience of managing infrastructure related to residential developments. You must have experience and working knowledge of ECC forms of contract along with previous exposure to highways projects.

Ideally you will hold a recognised degree in a related discipline and / or be professional qualified i.e. Chartered Engineer.

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Reference: 37783575

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