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Programme Optimisation Manager

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General information


Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

Programme Optimisation Manager

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

Egis is a leading global consulting, construction engineering and operating firm. We work together with our clients, across every aspect of transport, energy and the built environment to build a more balanced, sustainable and resilient world. The Egis Group has over 50 years’ experience and a team of 16,000 employees in over 100 countries around the world. Joining our Group means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.

In the UK we're proud to be delivering some of the most iconic projects which help connect people, protect our environment and meet emission reduction targets. From motorways to tramways, nuclear power plants to smart cities, clients choose us to help them solve their most complex challenges - delivering climate-responsible growth that meets the needs of communities, industry, and the planet.

Job description

The M25 is one of our Flagship projects in the UK! It is the most used part of the UK Strategic Road Network with it seeing over 200,000 vehicles per day and it’s a critical infrastructure asset for personal and goods vehicles into and around our capital. The network includes around 800 structures and 5 tunnels, so it requires high levels of performance, constant improvement and repairs to keep it operating smoothly.

We’ve formed a Joint Venture project called Connect Plus Services (CPS) to work with our partners to widen, operate and maintain the M25 under a 30-year contract and are looking for a Programme Optimisation Manager to ensure that the Optimatics system optimisation and re-optimisation processes are managed effectively. This role is a perfect blend of technical acumen, data analytics, and stakeholder coordination aimed at ensuring seamless road space booking and network management within the Area 5 network, especially on the M25.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead the interface management between the Optimatics system and key stakeholders to ensure system optimisation aligns with stakeholder needs.
  • Conduct thorough data review and optimisation of input data, ensuring accuracy and alignment with Optimatics requirements.
  • Coordinate system change requests proactively, maintaining system optimization amidst changing operational needs.
  • Deliver training and briefings to teams on the Optimatics system, data input control, and quality, driving a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Manage road space bookings meticulously, ensuring data accuracy, timely information transfer, and identifying opportunities for road space sharing


Qualifications & Skills required:

  • HND/HNC or equivalent experience with a strong background in system optimisation, re-optimisation, and data analytics.
  • Proficiency in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), data management, and analysis.
  • Sound understanding of IT systems including Optimatics, Aconex document management system, Business Collaborator, Power BI or other reporting systems is desirable.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills with a knack for complex analysis and data interpretation.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and stakeholder management skills.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills with a methodical, output-focused approach.
  • Ability to work autonomously, showcasing strong initiative in problem-solving and decision-making


Diversity & Inclusion:

We are an Equal Opportunities employer and we strive to build a workforce that truly reflects the communities we represent. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds, regardless of age, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, and any other protected characteristic. If you decide to apply for an opportunity with us, your application will be assessed based purely on your experience, the essential and desirable criteria, and your suitability for the role. We value each and every one’s contribution as this builds our culture and means that if you work with us, you will be included, listened to, and respected.

Position location

Job location



  Dartford, Kent, United Kingdom

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

2-A. Level / High school Diploma / 12th Grade

Minimum level of experience required