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Project Management Assistant

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General information


Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 120 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.




Position description

Job title

Project Management Assistant

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

As an international player in construction engineering and mobility services, Egis offers a unique global opportunity, combining consulting, engineering and infrastructure operations. Our capacity for innovation allows us to respond to the challenges of the climate and digital world, offering solutions and recognised expertise in the transport and mobility, sustainable city, building, water, environment and energy sectors. The Egis Group has more than 50 years of experience, presence in 75 countries, and 16,000 employees around the world.

Egis Transport Solutions, a business unit of the Egis Group, brings together all of the necessary expertise for guided urban transport and heavy rail: systems, automation, rolling stock, safety, equipment, civil engineering and environment.

Job description

  • Responsible for delivering project/programme workstream activity and delivers assigned work packages in the wider context of the overall project or programme.
  • Supports various project delivery activities with the assigned project or programme on a day-to-day basis, including but not limited to issue resolution, progress reporting, risk management, budget management and on-schedule achievement of project deliverables.
  •  Responsible for identifying emerging issues, problems or variance to the agreed project objectives, plan, budget and scope; and where appropriate, providing recommendations and escalate to the Project Manager for potential courses of action as appropriate.
  • Responsible for supporting the Project Manager in their project reporting and governance accountabilities, including but not limited to progress reporting, risk and issue management, budget and financial management, planning and scheduling, and document control.
  • Responsible for supporting the Project Manager in building effective relationships with the project Sponsor team and other key stakeholders.



  • Rail experience is essential 
  • Relevant experience in project management and supported delivery of Rail projects
  • Familiarity with developing and managing project programmes
  • Knowledge of pathway
  • An understanding of Construction Design & Management (CDM) Regulations 2015.
  • General knowledge of Health, Safety and Environmental Regulations
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Right to Work in the UK


  • Network Rail experience
  • Membership of the  Association  for  Project  Management  or  other professional body 
  • A degree or equivalent

Position location

Job location

Europe, United Kingdom



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

1-Under A. Level or High School Diploma Graduation

Minimum level of experience required