Transport Project Manager

Posted 23 August 2021
Salary£320 - 360 per day
LocationWirral
Job type Contract
DisciplineTechnical & Engineering
ReferenceSS101
Contact NameSam Stanton

Job description

Your key responsibilities and requirements will be: 

 

The Role

  1. To work as part of the Strategic Transport Team to support the development and delivery of the transport pipeline.  This can include master-planning, town centre regeneration, housing growth, funding and bid writing including work with central Government and city regions, as well as capital project design and delivery.
  1. To work with major developers, consultants and partners to ensure projects are of a high quality in their design, delivery and impact.
  1. Working as part of the Strategic Transport Team to contribute to the design of the regeneration programme, including identifying opportunities for projects and funding.
  1. To support multi-disciplinary programme and project teams to ensure strategic transport enables regeneration activity, is planned, joined-up and being delivered to agreed timescales.
  1. To work with the Highways department to ensure projects are delivered on time and to budget and conditions of any funding agreements are met.
  1. To manage programme risks and issues and use programme governance to ensure these issues are managed and resolved so that delivery is maintained.
  1. Work with the communications team to develop communication and engagement plans for regeneration activity and projects, which contribute to the overall growth narrative for Wirral.
  1. Ensure strategic transport activity is monitored, reported and evaluated so that we can promote progress and use learning to shape future delivery.
  1. To liaise with relevant departments to support the delivery of programmes and activity, in particular highways, design, communications, assets and legal.

Requirements

  • Experience in managing significant transport projects from design through to delivery
  • Experience working as part of a team delivering large-scale regeneration programmes with major transport and infrastructure programmes
  • Experience of preparing business cases and external funding bids for transport projects
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and be self-sufficient in work planning and management

If you wish to apply for this role then please respond with your CV.

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