Project Manager

Ref No. EMP409539
Location Mansfield, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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My client is looking for a Project Manager based out in Mansfield on a permanent basis.


water, mining, coal experience

The Job

My client is looking for a Project Manager based out in Mansfield on a permanent basis.

To act as lead project manager on work to progress mine water prevention and treatment scheme projects (both coal and non-coal) from identification, feasibility, concept, through detailed design to subsequent construction and commissioning.

  • Use skills to influence multi-disciplinary specialists to deliver projects at pace to agreed timescales whilst ensuring cost saving initiatives, innovation, collaboration and openness are considered.
  • To act as lead project manager on work to deliver efficiency, refurbishment, R&D and any other projects identified.

Project management:

To commission and project manage scoping, feasibility investigations to deliver a performance specification for a design and build contract to enable schemes to be implemented to prevent and reduce mine water pollution.

  • To commission and lead other projects e.g. efficiency improvements, scheme refurbishment, R&D as required.
  • To be responsible and accountable for the project budget from inception through to post commissioning for contracts with capital values of up to £5.0M, ensuring projects have agreed objectives and milestones and that they are managed to time and to cost.
  • To monitor actual and financial progress of each project and advise the Principal Programme Manager of any significant variances.
  • Promote "best practice" through learning from completed schemes and industry development.
  • To advise the Principal Contracts Manager during the Design/Build and Operations phase of the allocated treatment systems on technical issues.
  • To ensure effective communication with Managers on allocated projects to ensure issues are identified and resolved to ensure smooth transition into design and build and thereafter into post commissioning.
  • To commission services of consultants and contractors to ensure scheme progress and then manage and hold accountable for delivery. Performance management including KPI's.
  • To challenge designs, concepts and reports.
  • To liaise with relevant third parties/stakeholders including local authorities
  • To mentor and coach less experienced members of staff.
  • Prepare and present reports on progress and outcomes of projects including monthly reports, financial management, investment board papers, business cases, MP letters and stakeholder letters.


To manage your own performance to be accountable for meeting individual, team and corporate objectives.

  • To act in accordance with the Scheme of Delegation and ensure propriety and regularity in the handling of public funds.
  • To assist with the preparation and execution of the team's objectives, budgets and financial records.
  • To identify opportunities and implement change leading to team development, system improvement and good value for money.
  • To maintain and develop positive stakeholder relationships in order to promote the Authority and assist it to meet its objectives.
  • To support research and development projects.
  • To carry out any further reasonable requests from your line manager.


  • Degree or equivalent together with corporate membership of a relevant professional body
  • Experience of dealing with contractors, members of the public, MPs
  • Experience of managing conditions of contract
  • Experience in the Project Management of the development and build of civil engineering projects.
  • Experience of significant civil engineering and earth moving projects
  • Experience of managing the NEC family of contracts
  • Experience in Project Management, Report writing skills, Negotiation skills, Supervisory skills.
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Financial monitoring and control
  • Ability to deal with sustained and high workloads
  • Working to tight deadlines

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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