Project Manager / Site Agent - Outside Ir35

Posted 30 May 2024
Salary Competitive
Job type Temporary
Sectors InfrastructureHighways
Contact NameJack O'Shea

Job description

Job Title: Project Manager / Site Agent - Major Highways Project

Location: Birmingham, UK

Contract Type: Outside IR35

Company Overview: We are working with a leading earthworks and engineering firm specializing in major infrastructure projects. Their portfolio includes high-profile highway developments, and we are committed to delivering excellence through innovative solutions and robust project management. We are currently seeking an experienced Project Manager / Site Agent to join the team for a major highways project based in Birmingham.

Position Overview: The Project Manager will oversee the planning, execution, and completion of a significant highways project. The successful candidate will possess extensive experience in civil engineering, with a strong focus on earthworks and highways. They will also have a proven track record in managing sub-contractors and ensuring project milestones are met within budget and on schedule.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead the project team in the planning, execution, and delivery of a major highways project.
  • Manage all aspects of civil engineering works, with a particular focus on earthworks and highways construction.
  • Oversee sub-contractor management, ensuring all parties adhere to project specifications and timelines.
  • Coordinate with stakeholders, including clients, government agencies, and internal teams, to ensure seamless project delivery.
  • Monitor project progress, identify risks, and implement mitigation strategies.
  • Ensure compliance with health, safety, and environmental regulations.
  • Prepare and present regular project reports to senior management and stakeholders.
  • Manage project budget, ensuring cost control and financial accountability.
  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
  • Extensive experience in project management within the civil engineering and highways sector.
  • Proven experience in earthworks and highways construction.
  • Strong knowledge of sub-contractor management and contract administration.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and make informed decisions under pressure.
  • Familiarity with relevant health, safety, and environmental regulations.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent certification is a plus.
  • Based in or willing to relocate to Birmingham, UK.
Contract Details:
  • This position is offered outside IR35, providing flexibility and competitive remuneration.
  • Duration: [6 months, with the possibility of extension]
  • Competitive daily rate based on experience and qualifications.

How to Apply: Please submit your CV outlining your relevant experience and availability to or call 07398 619353.