Senior Programme Manager (Translink)

Hays Building
£47500.00 - £53000.00 per annum
27 Sep 2018
25 Oct 2018
Hannah Smith
Job Function
Project Manager
Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Programme Manager, Translink, Permanent, Property & Estates team, Milewater Rd Belfast, £Negotiable.

Your new company
Hays are working in partnership with Translink to recruit for a Senior Programme Manager to support in a broad range of projects within their Property & Estates team based in Milewater Road, Belfast. With around 3,800 employees across various locations throughout the province, Translink are one of Northern Ireland's largest employers who this year celebrate 51 years since Northern Ireland Railways, Ulsterbus and Citybus came together to form Translink. Translink have long been considered an employer of choice in the local market offering interesting and diverse work with genuine prospects for career progression.

Your new role
In this role you will be accountable for the successful delivery of projects within the Property and Estates element of the capital plan. Reporting into to the Head of Property, the role requires effective co-ordination of the programme's projects and management of their inter-dependencies including oversight of any risks and issues arising. It also includes the co-ordination of the new capability for the business to enable effective change and realisation of projected benefits. The role is crucial for creating and maintaining focus, enthusiasm and momentum. The Senior Programme Manager is responsible for the overall integrity and coherence of the programme. They will develop and maintain the programme environment to support each individual project within it.

What you'll need to succeed
I'm looking to speak with individuals who hold a Surveying, Civil Engineering or Construction related degree who have also achieved Chartered status with a relevant professional body. You should be a highly experienced project manager with a track record of successful management and delivery of major schemes within the construction industry and have a thorough knowledge of NEC contracts. Experience working on schemes within the rail industry, along with some knowledge of MS Project is preferred.

What you'll get in return
You will be joining a growing team in a business that offers a wide array of career paths along with a long term schedule of works throughout Northern Ireland.

** Additional benefits ** * NILGOSC pension scheme * Competitive basic salary * Annual performance related bonus * No UK travel * 34 days annual leave * Flexible working * Free onsite parking * Free travel throughout the Translink NI network

What you need to do now
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