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AGENT / PROJECT MANAGER - Rail
Swindon
Freelance
This is an excellent opportunity if you are looking for a freelance contract in which you can demonstrate your impressive rail knowledge and tender capabilities. We are keen to hear from you if you are a highly competent and experience professional who has prior experience of rail projects of £10m value.
You will be an Agent or PM with extensive experience on both road and rail construction projects and be a confident in assisting with the overall construction forecast for resources and skills. Ideally, you will have previously worked on the tender stage of projects as this is for 6 months freelance assignment working on a £5-10m rail tender, but if successful, the duration will be extended.
If you have also have previous experience of managing delivery of Track/OLE installations on Network Rail infrastructure, this will be highly advantageous to your application.
For this particular freelance position, your initial duties will include:
*Liaising with prospective clients to secure tenders
*Assist with forecasting the overall construction resources and key skills necessary for allocated projects in sufficient time to ensure that they can be provided.
*Evaluate the quality and technical accuracy of tenders and make recommendations to obtain the best available commercial award for the Company.
*Discharge safety responsibilities in relation to CDM Regulations, Health and Safety legislation, Company procedures including development of the project Safety Plan
*Maintain a continuous communication with contractors and client in the development and implementation of projects to ensure a uniformity of purpose and common targets.
*Coordinate the engineering activities of sub-contractors.
*Participate in national initiatives to ensure consistent governance of engineering projects.
*Perform duties as directed by senior management from time to time
*Formulating tender price and completing submission
*Tender stage negotiation
This is a perfect role in which your experience and knowledge of the sector will mean that you are a highly valued member of the tender team and could lead to further work if successful.
You will also need to demonstrate that you possess the following requirements:
*Experience in new rail projects up to £10m ideally at tender stage is essential
*The right candidate will have worked on rail and road construction projects including highway structures
*Experience managing the delivery of Track/OLE installation for a principal contractor on Network Rail infrastructure will also be highly advantageous
*Degree in Civil Engineering
*Post graduate qualification an advantage
*Chartered (or equivalent) member of an appropriate professional institution

Does this role suit your skills and talents? If so, please submit your CV and apply to register your interest.
You will also enjoy the support of CarmichaelUK who can help with CSCS, PTS and Lucas tests and also provide our temporary workers with a weekly payroll.

Alternatively, if the role is not for you but you know someone who may be interested, we offer a £300 referral fee for every successful referred placement!

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and CarmichaelUK is an equal opportunities employer and agency and welcomes applications from all. Should you require assistance to apply for any of our roles please call us on 0208 522 8888.
We value and respect diversity and inclusion at CarmichaelUK. As champions of diversity & inclusion we ensure all applications are treated equally with opportunities available to all. By cultivating a culture where diversity is celebrated, we are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. CarmichaelUK places paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy so if you require any additional assistance please inform us upon application or call on 020 8522 8888.
For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.



Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and will be required to provide the appropriate original evidence.
Throughout the business, CarmichaelUK promotes a culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated. We place paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process. Please do let us know if you require any additional assistance by calling us on 020 8522 8888 and we will be pleased to help where possible.
For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
To view similar positions at various locations throughout the UK visit our website at www.carmichaeluk.com

CarmichaelUK is proud to have been named Best Construction & Engineering Recruitment Agency 2017 at the Recruiter Awards

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