Senior/Principal Project Manager - One year contract

We are looking for 2 Project Managers at Intermediate/Senior level to join the Project Management team at the Soutampton office. The successful candidate will provide Project Management assistance to internal and external clients on a wide range of schemes covering buildings, energy, marine, civils/highways and infrastructure. This role will include development through the Ramboll training academy including becoming Chartered with the APM.

About Ramboll

Ramboll is a leading engineering, design and consultancy company founded in Denmark in 1945. With close to 15,000 experts in 35 countries, including 1,200 in the UK, we emphasise local experience combined with a global knowledge-base.

Owned by the Ramboll Foundation and our staff, high ethical standards as well as responsibility towards society and employees are ingrained in our cultural DNA. Ramboll was value-based long before it came into fashion and we live our values every day. We constantly strive to achieve inspiring and exacting solutions that make a genuine difference to our customers, end-users and society as a whole.

Main Role Responsibilities

Management of bid teams and preparation of proposals for multi-disciplinary tenders alongside the discipline team leaders and for large schemes supporting an Associate/Director level Project Manager

Delivery of Medium complexity projects from inception to completion ensuring scope, contracts, budgets and QA procedures are all in place and maintained through the life of a project

Prepare and distribute Monthly Reports, Minutes and (MS Project) Programmes, and deliver (PP) presentations as and when required

Assist in managing the design process through design workshops

Facilitate risk management workshops

Management of sub-consultants, typically the external quantity surveyor, architects, landscape architects, specialist designers and the like

Develop positive working relationships with internal departments, clients, contractors, and relevant authorities in discharging our appointment

Preparation, management and update of project programmes at regular intervals, reporting as necessary to the Project Manager and Client

Management of change within the project scope whilst ensuring project delivery to client satisfaction

Management of the production of technical and commercial specifications, drawings and schedules that comply with the scope of services

Assume responsibility for the day to day management of all project activity through the life of our appointment in line with our Project Excellence lifecycle

Ensure that fees/costs are prepared on time and correctly submitted with all necessary supporting information to facilitate prompt payment

Represent the Client’s interest and provide a professional, cost-effective service that meets the Client’s expectations and reflects well on Ramboll

Willing to travel overseas for short durations for international projects

Required Qualifications, Skills and Experience

Minimum HNC/HND in a Building/Civil Engineering or related discipline however a degree is preferred

Demonstrable track record spanning 5 years (Senior) 7 years (Principal) post chartership

Preferably a member of an appropriate construction focused association or Institute (APM / ICE or PRINCE) etc, or if not currently a member of such organisation you will be required to work towards and achieve this qualification within a reasonable agreed timeframe

Knowledge of construction and the design process

Knowledge of Health and Safety legislation, including CDM Regulations

Experience of managing your own workload within a multidisciplinary consultancy

A basic understanding of various types of procurement methods and contract administration requirements is desirable including NEC and JCT

Excellent communication and IT skills are essential to fulfil this position

Ability to write high quality reports and be able to interrogate financial information supplied at tender

Hold Ministry of Defence security clearance to SC or willing to undergo clearance

What we offer

Competitive salary and benefits package

Excellent career growth and development opportunities

Be part of a dynamic, expanding team in a rapidly growing sector within the UK

High level of exposure to international expertise in the sector and opportunity to work on international projects

Ramboll UK is an equal opportunities employer

You must have eligibility to work in the UK

Deadline 2019-02-01
Workplace Southampton


First Floor, Emerald Building
Oud Metha Road
PO Box 116921, Dubai, UAE
Tel:+971 4 334 3616
Fax:+971 4 334 3617