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Project Manager - Highways
Title: Project Manager - Highways
Category: Construction
Job type: Permanent
Job status: Full Time
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Joining nmcn will open a door full of opportunities, where our people are nurtured for success and empowered to build their own adventure. We believe in your development, potentiality and growth. We aspire to be industry leading with renewed focus on having a positive impact on everything we touch. We work in partnership and collaboration with our customers, to deliver major built environment and critical national infrastructure projects across the UK. Our specialist engineering and construction teams bring multi-sector innovation and technical skill – from building and highways, to large-scale water networks and treatment plants.

An opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager within the Highways division. The Project Manager will be responsible for overseeing all activities and staff to ensure that design, procurement, financial control and site activities are managed to the highest standards in all areas of delivery.    Working with the client in ensuring that the key deliverables within each stage of the projects are being administered to the highest quality the Project Manager will ensure that the proper interpretation of the design briefs are established and the delivered solutions meet and exceed the expectations of the client.

What you'll be doing day to day

Promote strong H&S guidanceEnsure commercial challenge at all times to site teamsTo regularly review project status ensuring all options have been considered and evaluated to improve construction performance.To coordinate with the Integrated Project Team to ensure that the design activities are visible and that all operations are aligned to support the construction programmePromote Near Miss and Positive Intervention reportingDevelopment of strong team working relationships Ensuring all project KPI`s and KPM`s are achievedDeveloping accurate efficient  project programmes Developing accurate cost forecasts Ensuring CTC’s are in place Ensuring all design/construction WPR’s are updated weekly/monthly and returned to the PlannerEnsuring Comm Cell attendance Ensuring compliance with NM Group proceduresManage office and site staff requirements and resourcing against multiple live projectsCost risk management, early identification of problematic projectsProduce safe and efficient sites through promotion of H&S to the highest standardsOwnership of the entire project, design, costs, programme, documentation, site activities, procurement and ensure updates are carried out weekly/monthly etcSafe, efficient and cost effective delivery of projectsBring innovative ideasMeet set targets / monitor against PM KPI’sHigh management level meeting attendance as required 

What we're looking for in a candidate

An industry applicable qualificationHighways knowledge and experience is essentialStrong team player but also able to work as an individualAbility to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to comply with deadlinesAble to work in a busy environment under pressureExcellent communication skills (email/phone/face to face)Possess a “can do” attitude and provide to support to other members of the team as required

What we can offer you

Competitive SalaryCompany car / Car allowance 25 days holiday + bank holidaysHoliday trading schemePerks at work scheme (discount from high street retailers)Free eye test vouchersEmployee share scheme3x life assurance 5% enhanced pension contribution Annual salary reviews
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