Project Director

  • Job Reference: 210110
  • Date Posted: 26 April 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
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  • Location: Harlow, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Project Director

Location: PHE Harlow - Project specific

Business Area: Kier Mechanical & Electrical

Contract: Permanent, full time

Delivering contracts. Creating communities. Developing careers.

About the Role
As a senior member of the project team, you will operationally lead the MEP for a £250m project (PHE). Leading from the front, you will take responsibility for the design, pricing, scheduling and procurement of the MEP systems. You will lead the PCSA phase and into delivery, ensuring the project is delivered on time and to budget.

What we need from you?
For the ideal candidate, we will be looking for a good track record of running similar projects with a value of up to £250m; for a minimum of HNC/HND in an engineering related discipline, and a project management qualification. If you are a respectable team leader with organisational skills and the ability to maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders, then we want you!

What will you receive?
You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a company car, private healthcare, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

Free Life Assurance

Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles

Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)

Employee Assistance Programme

Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers

Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.

Pre-employment checks
It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks. We encourage flexible working wherever possible in your role - and this may allow you to work from home or from one of our other offices/sites, if appropriate.

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy.

Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Building Futures. Building Teams. Building Careers.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

Closing Date: 26/05/2021

Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.