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Director - Project Management


Aecom
Location: London
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
Category: Design / Development Jobs
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United Kingdom - London, London

Job Summary

Are you a current Project Management Project Director looking to work on building projects or infrastructure that can change the world, projects that are always more complex and innovative than the last?

If so, we are looking for a Project Management Project Director to join our team in London and the South East to work across various projects in the private sector. You will be joining a team of like-minded experts that have a passion for innovation and delivering cutting edge solutions.

About Us:

AECOM plays a critical role in the conceptualisation and creation of amazing spaces, delivering projects and buildings that define skylines and communities. AECOM Buildings & Places is made up of dedicated teams delivering projects in Commercial, Sports, Defence, Education, Government and Healthcare.

We are friendly, busy, flexible and motivated with an established track record of successfully delivering regional/London and UK projects.

About Our Project Management Team in London and the South East:

A team of 85 Project Managers who deliver complex and exciting projects throughout the region and beyond, in a range of sectors.

With the majority of the team based in our Aldgate Tower office in London, we also operate out of offices in Ashford, Kent and St Albans, Hertfordshire, South East, Hertfordshire, South East. This team forms part of the wider UK& I Programme, Project & Cost Consultancy business unit that employs over 900 people.

Some of the flagship Client work that our London and South East Project Management team have been involved in recent years include:

*

British Land, Canada Water

*

Ballymore, Millharbour Village

*

Chelsfield, Knightsbridge

*

Hutchison Whampoa, Lots Road

*

CIT, Regent’s Crescent

*

Notting Hill Genesis, Kidbrooke

*

UBS

*

The Palace of Westminster

*

The Government Property Agency

*

The Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office

Job Responsibilities:

You will:

*

As Project Director provide oversight, leadership, direction and control of large and complex projects.

*

be required to lead full multi-discipline commissions, taking responsibility for their successful delivery.

*

be an expert in your chosen market sector or sectors and be able to offer strategic advice to both Clients and the teams working with you commensurate with a Project Director grade.

*

ensure commissions are managed to the highest quality standards and are completed efficiently and on time.

*

ensure internal reporting on project progress is accurate and timely and is in accordance with AECOM’s internal governance procedures.

*

develop strong relationships with clients and members of cross-functional teams.

*

seek out and secure new work opportunities with new and existing clients and working alongside others in the team to develop and secure new opportunities for the London and South East Region.

*

oversee the team of Project Managers, assisting them with their projects as well as mentoring and developing their careers.

Minimum Requirements

*

Relevant professional qualification (MRICS, MCIOB, MAPM)

*

Significant experience within a similar consultancy or other relevant business

*

Experienced primarily within either, mixed-use development, residential development or new office development.

*

Excellent communication and organizational skills

*

Excellent working knowledge of JCT contracts and experience of acting in the capacity of Contract Administrator or Employer’s Agent

*

Demonstrable ability to lead, mentor and grow a team

*

Demonstrable success in winning new work and growing client relationships

*

Demonstrable track record in successfully delivering complex projects

*

Willing to travel to London or across the Southeast region as needed to meet Client requirements

*

Proactive and team player

Preferred Qualifications

*

APM affiliation preferred (as secondary accreditation)

*

Ideally you will live locally to the office or be willing to relocate

Your Benefits Will Include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements.

Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

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 Program and Project Management

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 249284BR

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.
United Kingdom - London, London

Job Summary

Are you a current Project Management Project Director looking to work on building projects or infrastructure that can change the world, projects that are always more complex and innovative than the last?

If so, we are looking for a Project Management Project Director to join our team in London and the South East to work across various projects in the private sector. You will be joining a team of like-minded experts that have a passion for innovation and delivering cutting edge solutions.

About Us:

AECOM plays a critical role in the conceptualisation and creation of amazing spaces, delivering projects and buildings that define skylines and communities. AECOM Buildings & Places is made up of dedicated teams delivering projects in Commercial, Sports, Defence, Education, Government and Healthcare.

We are friendly, busy, flexible and motivated with an established track record of successfully delivering regional/London and UK projects.

About Our Project Management Team in London and the South East:

A team of 85 Project Managers who deliver complex and exciting projects throughout the region and beyond, in a range of sectors.

With the majority of the team based in our Aldgate Tower office in London, we also operate out of offices in Ashford, Kent and St Albans, Hertfordshire, South East, Hertfordshire, South East. This team forms part of the wider UK& I Programme, Project & Cost Consultancy business unit that employs over 900 people.

Some of the flagship Client work that our London and South East Project Management team have been involved in recent years include:

*

British Land, Canada Water

*

Ballymore, Millharbour Village

*

Chelsfield, Knightsbridge

*

Hutchison Whampoa, Lots Road

*

CIT, Regent’s Crescent

*

Notting Hill Genesis, Kidbrooke

*

UBS

*

The Palace of Westminster

*

The Government Property Agency

*

The Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office

Job Responsibilities:

You will:

*

As Project Director provide oversight, leadership, direction and control of large and complex projects.

*

be required to lead full multi-discipline commissions, taking responsibility for their successful delivery.

*

be an expert in your chosen market sector or sectors and be able to offer strategic advice to both Clients and the teams working with you commensurate with a Project Director grade.

*

ensure commissions are managed to the highest quality standards and are completed efficiently and on time.

*

ensure internal reporting on project progress is accurate and timely and is in accordance with AECOM’s internal governance procedures.

*

develop strong relationships with clients and members of cross-functional teams.

*

seek out and secure new work opportunities with new and existing clients and working alongside others in the team to develop and secure new opportunities for the London and South East Region.

*

oversee the team of Project Managers, assisting them with their projects as well as mentoring and developing their careers.

Minimum Requirements

*

Relevant professional qualification (MRICS, MCIOB, MAPM)

*

Significant experience within a similar consultancy or other relevant business

*

Experienced primarily within either, mixed-use development, residential development or new office development.

*

Excellent communication and organizational skills

*

Excellent working knowledge of JCT contracts and experience of acting in the capacity of Contract Administrator or Employer’s Agent

*

Demonstrable ability to lead, mentor and grow a team

*

Demonstrable success in winning new work and growing client relationships

*

Demonstrable track record in successfully delivering complex projects

*

Willing to travel to London or across the Southeast region as needed to meet Client requirements

*

Proactive and team player

Preferred Qualifications

*

APM affiliation preferred (as secondary accreditation)

*

Ideally you will live locally to the office or be willing to relocate

Your Benefits Will Include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements.

Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

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 Program and Project Management

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 249284BR

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.
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