Delivery Manager

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    City of London, London

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    Up to £0.00 per day

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    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Our client are a global engineering, construction and project management company who deliver landmark projects that create long-term progress and economic growth.

Recruiting for a Delivery Manager to work with them on a long-term contract basis. Contract will run initially up until the end of September 2020.

The Delivery Manager needs to be a Senior Construction Manager that has led project delivery teams and has appreciation of the organisation and sequencing of large-scale projects.

Ideally, they have airport experience but also the scope of the project includes major highway, and river diversions so broad civil infrastructure construction is important.


The Delivery Manager is responsible for the alignment of the overall package sequencing, assessment of interfacing capital investment projects and coordination of outputs on the development phase of a Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project. Reporting to the Project Manager, the Delivery Manager supervises construction phase planning to demonstrate that the scheme can be delivered within the time frame without adversely affecting the operations of the airport or surrounding infrastructure is key to obtaining stakeholder endorsement and support.

Responsible for the three main areas: terminal and airfield, water course realignment and road and transport infrastructure, the Delivery Manager is managing a team of Construction Engineers for each area to develop the work packaging and sequencing, construction techniques and quantify construction resourcing.


Conducts constructability reviews and integration meetings with the design team on an ongoing basis, with total install cost efficiencies to be identified and incorporated at the earliest stage of design.

Manages, via team, development of the work packaging and sequencing, construction techniques and quantify construction resourcing.

Supervises project constructability program, ensuring that the construability program, lessons learned, Design for Safe Construction, construction productivity initiatives, datacentric construction and other work processes are effectively identified and implemented.

Assists construction coordinators, construction engineers with their recommendation in changes in design or construction methods.

Supervises construction engineering efforts, field non-manual services such as preparation of work packages, test packages, etc.


Recognised degree in an engineering, construction or scientific discipline, or specialised courses in construction management, and/or work experience leading to a thorough understanding of the discipline field activities.

Good experience working on Airport or other public transportation terminals.

More than 15 years of field experience on large infrastructure projects.

Prior supervisory / managerial experience in leadership roles.

Thorough knowledge of all phases of construction activities, including jobsite setup, construction, system turnover and final turnover.

Thorough knowledge of constructability process, construction practices followed on the international jobsites.

Thorough knowledge of construction processes and various other process, such as quantity and progress reporting, construction quality procedures, system turnover, interface with start up and plant operation.

Proficient in computer applications like MS Office, SmartPlant Review and other computer-based project applications used in EPC industry.

Skilled in working collaboratively with others in a complex integrated environment.