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Project Manager

ALink Recruitment Limited
40000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual + Bonus
Closing date
23 Apr 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Project Manager

ALink Recruitment are looking for a handful of Project Managers that would be responsible for leading on project delivery, or specific packages/ elements in a complex programme, reporting to Senior Project Manager/Portfolio Manager. You will be working closely and directly with external/client staff, key stakeholders and the internal team. You will be expected to take full responsibility on project delivery, provide guidance and mentor Assistant Project Managers to develop them in building up core project management skillsets. You will be representing at client facing meetings with confidence and credibility.

  • Provide high quality project and programme management service.
  • Manage all phases of projects (from beginning to close out) independently; or with minimal supervision/direction from Senior Project Managers on bigger/complex projects.
  • Manage consultant team and project stakeholders to ensure effective completion of responsibilities including project brief/scope, project deliverables & reporting etc.
  • Assist with generating repeat business and developing new business opportunities such as bids.
  • Be diligent, efficient and pay great attention to detail to deliver quality project support and outputs.
  • Establish and maintain good relationships with our clients and their stakeholders in interfacing operational environments.
  • Support the client relationship and service delivery on a commission or project basis in conjunction with senior colleagues.
  • Provide consistent and sound commercial reporting both internally and to the client.
  • Ensure client requirements are met and projects are delivered to time and budget targets and the appropriate quality standards.
  • Managing change control.

Essential Criteria

  • Educated to degree level in project management and/or construction/engineering-related discipline.
  • 3 - 5 years project management, project planning/controls or engineering experience.
  • Project Management experience within the rail and construction industry.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong negotiation skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Technical project management knowledge demonstrating experience and aptitude.
  • A positive and innovative approach and the ability to work on own initiative.
  • An analytical mind & methodical approach to problem solving.
  • Must be well versed in the preparation of reports and information using packages such as, MS Office (Word, Excel, Project).
  • A desire to build a career in project management.
  • Experience and good knowledge of TfL Pathway or Network Rail GRIP, PACE.


  • Good knowledge of TfL or Network Rail standards, systems and procedures.
  • Knowledge and proven experience of understanding of rail processes.
  • Previous experience with bids, tenders and proposals.
  • Working towards professional membership of a related discipline ICE/CIOB/APM.
  • NEC or other project management accreditation.
  • Experience in a complex stakeholder environment.

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