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Scheme Project Manager

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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

Scheme Project Manager

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

A major international group in the construction engineering and mobility services sectors, Egis creates and operates intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and addressing the major challenges of our time by helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable, and resilient territorial development.

Job description

The role will support the delivery of a Multi discipline electrification delivery scheme between Dewsbury & Leeds. the role requires delivery experience, integrating with the contractors and designers, as well as fronting external stakeholder management with the Sponsors & Operators. The individuals will ensure compliance with the NR delivery standards such as DWWP

Support the Network Rail Project Management Team during the delivery of this complex programme in a safe & environmentally responsible manner. Delivering to time, cost and quality, in accordance with the Governance of Railway Investment Projects (GRIP) and PACE, including all applicable Network Rail company standards, current legislation and procedures including Her Majesty's Railway Inspectorate (HMRI) guidance where appropriate. The team will be embedded within the Alliance providing both a Network Rail (Owner Participant-OP) & Integration Function.

  • Deliver   individual   projects   or   parts   of   projects   in   a   safe   and environmentally responsible manner to time,  cost  and  quality,  in accordance  with  the  Governance  of  Railway  Investment  Projects, current  legislation  and  procedures  including  HMRI  guidance  where appropriate.
  • Provide a professional, consistent, and effective project management service including the use of Key Performance Indicators and project reporting systems in accordance with company/client standards and guidelines.
  • Act upon and discharge of,  all  Construction  Design  Management obligations for projects as directed.
  • Manage  the  establishment  of  the  initial  project  baseline  to  provide effective  measurement  and  control.  The  baseline  will  encompass; project documentation;  key deliverables;  delivery  strategy;  resource requirements; outputs/measures; risks; dates and cost information.
  • Manage  the  selection  and/or  development  of  appropriate  supply strategies  and  framework  contracts  for  each  project;  and  confirm successful engagement.
  • Provide  detailed  input  for  compilation  of  the  business  plan  and production of the possessions plan.
  • Control project change, risks and contingency within the project life cycle, reviewing and checking that  appropriate approvals are sought before implementation.
  • Manage   the   development   and   delivery   of   change   projects   in compliance with company/client processes and procedures.
  • Provide a safe working environment in the execution of work directly under  the  post  holder’s  responsibility,  including  development  of project safety pans and other associated documentation.
  • Promote and monitor the use of efficiency improvement methods.


  • Network Rail experience mandatory
  • Programme and project management qualifications and accreditations preferred
  • Right to work in the UK 
  • At present, the team is attending the office for a minimum of 3 days per week for crucial interface meetings as part of the Alliance team. The expectation moving forward will be reverting to 5 days per week depending on the construction delivery phase of the programme with some weekend working to support critical possessions.

Position location

Job location

Europe, United Kingdom



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

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

Minimum level of experience required



English (5- Proficiency)