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Project Manager Assistant - Rail Division

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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

Project Manager Assistant - Rail Division

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

Egis In the UK are 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.

With over 50 years of experience in the rail industry, we’ve delivered complex and challenging multidisciplinary projects all over the world. Our expertise extends to depots, operations, maintenance analytics and asset management across all aspects of rail, including transport, technical and sustainability assessments and systems infrastructure.

About Us

Egis is a leading global consulting, construction engineering and operating firm. We work hand-in-hand 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 more than 50 years of 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.

Job description

About the role

We are seeking Rail Project Management Assistants or Rail Junior Project Managers to join our Engineering Consultancy Services Business Unit, to support the safe delivery of projects up to 100m portfolios of challenging rail infrastructure projects, 

You will be a key member of a high performing team and will be instrumental in the growth of Egis.

Our clients such as Network Rail, Transport for London, HS2, Train Operating Companies and many more. 

If you have had experience working on Rail projects either for a Client or Consultancy Company we would love to hear from you.

This role would really suit someone looking to grow and expand their project skills in a consultancy environment with the support of a global business.

  • A Construction/Engineering related degree (or equivalent) would be beneficial.
  • APM training (beneficial)
  • Experience implementing GRIP, PACE, Pathway or other project management methodologies
  • Good stakeholder management
  • Confident communicator
  • Contract / commercial awareness.

For this role you must have the Right to work in the UK to be considered


Our Head Office is in London but we have regional offices across the country.


What’s in it for you?

By joining Egis, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements.

26 days’ annual leave rising 1 day a year (up to 28 days a year) on top of bank holidays, along with private healthcare, training and development, pension assistance with professional development "Chartership" etc and many more.

We are committed to our planet

In each project we design, engineer and operate we care deeply about the legacy we’re leaving behind. As part of our team, you’ll have a unique opportunity to use your skills and expertise to shape a better future for our communities in the UK, and all around the globe.

Our commitment is translated in the work carried out by our Egis Foundation, which funds concrete actions to address the climate crisis and is focused on educational and social initiatives that will help in the responsible and sustainable shift towards a sustainable world.

Equality, 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

Europe, United Kingdom



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

6-Engineer’s degree

Minimum level of experience required



English (5- Proficiency)