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Project Manager - CPMS

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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 100 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 Manager - CPMS

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Unit specific context

CPMS is one of the UK’s leading providers of Project Management services to the rail and infrastructure industries. The business was established in 2012 and has grown very quickly to £8.5m of sales and £2m of profit. This growth has been delivered through an entrepreneurial mindset alongside exceedingly high levels of client satisfaction, hard work, honest and transparent dealings, and the delivery of well thought out client solutions.

Job description

  • Deliver the project(s) safely to time, cost and quality, in accordance with the Guide to Railway Investment Projects (GRIP), CPMS company standards and other specific legislation.
  • Provide a professional, first class, consistent and effective project management service to the clients, including project monitoring and reporting systems in accordance with CPMS company standards and guidelines.
  • Be an active participant in the CPMS Behavioural based safety programme i.e. Safety Scrum.
  • Participate in the development of supply strategies and framework contracts.
  • Control project finances, change, risks and contingency within the project life cycle and provide all cost, contingency and programme details to enable the Sponsor to obtain authorisation for portfolios/projects.
  • Provide a safe working environment in the execution of work directly under the post holder’s responsibility, including development of project safety plans and other associated documentation.
  • Assist the Company in discharging its duties under CDM Regulations 2015 (Construction, Design and Management Regulations).
  • Identify training needs in safety, technical and management areas for the personnel reporting to the post holder and contribute to their personal development.
  • Undertake accident investigations when remitted to by the relevant designated competent person.
  • Comply with the Investment Competence Framework.



  • Relevant successful experience in project management
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Detailed knowledge of Construction Design & Management (CDM) Regulations 2015.
  • General knowledge of Health, Safety and Environmental Regulations
  • Team leader capable of motivating the team.
  • Commercial and financial understanding and knowledge
  • Accident Investigation experienc
  • Project 13 experience


  • Membership of the Association for Project Management or other professional body 
  • A degree or equivalent
  • Knowledge of investment processes and procedures
  • Knowledge and understanding of project and contract management

Position location

Job location

Europe, United Kingdom


  London & Southern Region

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

3-Diploma of Higher Education / Associate’s Degree / BTEC Higher National Diploma

Minimum level of experience required

2-5 years