Assistant Project Manager

Competitive salary
16 Mar 2021
16 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Contract / Freelance
Full Time

Assistant Project Manager

£400 - £494/Day Inside IR35


6 Months

We are seeking an Assistant Project Manager for our Public Sector client based in London. This is an initial 6 month contract paying between £400 - £494/Day Inside IR35.

This role is remote for the time being, but will be required to go to the office when required.

This role is inside IR35 - Due to the service of the role this will now be based on an Umbrella solution

Role Profile:

  • This role will be supporting and reporting into the Asset Protection Project Manager
  • Asset protection experience is a must- i.e. APM (Asset Management Plan)
  • Needs to be at scheme level
  • Ideally NR experience or wider rail experience is acceptable/ Tunnelling based project experience would be beneficial but not a must
  • Can be someone who's worked with NR asset protection on the other side of the fence
  • Develop and deliver solutions for externally funded, high value, politically sensitive and multidisciplinary projects (Levels of Control 2, 3 & 4) and where mandated, assure delivery in accordance with the GRIP lifecycle
  • Manage the seamless integration of all project risks affecting the operational railway
  • Engage with and manage the interface with internal stakeholders to enable compliance with Network Rail governance and assurance processes
  • Facilitate compliance against the Railways Act and Network Licence and oversee the completion of deliverables
  • Interrogate the Client remit and programme and provide clarity of operational railway interface requirements, devising solutions to enable early and accurate decision making by the Client
  • Liaise with Construction Design Management (CDM) Client and other duty holders to establish principles for project compliance with the CDM Regulations
  • Support the Network Rail interface with projects to secure and allocate resource and assure that delivery of projects is in compliance with Network Rail processes and procedures
  • Assist in communicating progress against defined milestones and expectations, supporting implementation of contingency measures where necessary
  • Assist in facilitating agreement between all parties to identify which organisation acts as proposer for infrastructure changes in accordance with the Common Safety Method - Risk Assessment Regulations
  • Monitor and analyse all aspects of risk and performance over the project lifecycle
  • Build effective relationships with all stakeholders, manage expectations, champion project interests
  • Identify and progress opportunities to reduce Network Rail asset and maintenance liabilities, resolving conflicting works and driving efficiencies

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