Project Consultant [Water/Utilities]

Ref: ZR_PCWUGK_JOB  ·  Posted on 17 May 2024


🚀 Join Our Team as a Dynamic Project Consultant! 🚀

This hybrid role offers 3 days on-site, with remote work flexibility and occasional client site visits.

Are you a seasoned Project Manager, Planner or Cost Manager with water infrastructure expertise? Our client, a leading construction and engineering consultancy, seeks your talent to join their Transport and Utilities team.

You'll be managing diverse projects while working with major clients to deliver complex projects in your area of expertise. If you're ready to make a real difference in local infrastructure, apply now for this exciting opportunity! 🌟

Key responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain project schedules.
  • Manage project budgets and expenditures.
  • Conduct cost estimation and forecasting.
  • Coordinate procurement activities.
  • Analyse and mitigate project risks.
  • Gather project requirements and ensure alignment with objectives.
  • Monitor project progress and implement corrective actions.
  • Provide regular status updates and reports to stakeholders.
  • Ensure compliance with regulations and standards.
  • Foster effective communication and teamwork among project team members.
Skills & experience
  • Hold a relevant degree – ideally in a construction related subject.
  • Experience of utilities/water infrastructure project management, planning or cost management.
  • Experience using relevant tools: e.g. Primavera P6, MS Office Applications and cost management systems.
  • Experience working in a water/utilities environment.
  • Depending on the role:
    • Have experience in planning, monitoring, and reviewing schedules both on-site and remotely.
    • Experience of managing contractors, consultants, and other advisors on infrastructure projects
    • Direct experience of deploying cost management systems and process on major programmes.
  • Consultancy experience or excellent customer facing skills.
  • Understanding of engineering, procurement, contracts, construction, and start-up processes.
  • Knowledge of NEC contract processes – NEC3 form of contract (Options A, C & E).
  • Risk management experience.
Additional benefits
  • Private Medical Insurance.
  • Permanent Health Insurance.
  • Life Assurance
  • Personal Accident Cover.
  • 25 days holiday (+ x8 public holidays).

Our client is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

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