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M&E Project Manager

Job Description

Job Description

The M&E Project Manager works within the Facilities & Estates department to lead temporary project teams of technical and business specialists in delivering an ongoing programme of infrastructure-related projects for the institution,

  • Manage the delivery of various M&E projects (replacements/upgrades etc..)

  • Lead and participate in developing business cases to ensure that the campus infrastructure is fit for purpose and delivers value for the University.

  • Manage project commercial and issues and produce cost reporting (WIP) and project proposals to Estates and wider stakeholders, and executive approval boards, as appropriate.

  • Ensure project risks, and project-related aspects of departmental risks, disaster recovery and business continuity plans are documented and appropriately managed

  • Manage procurement, labour and sub-contractors to meet project delivery expectations, on time and within budget.

  • Prepare detailed plans to administer the project and ensure the project team are familiar with them and are following these guidelines.

  • Ensure health and safety throughout the project is managed to the highest standard

  • Coordinate the formation and running of the Project Board and decision-making governance.

  • Establish formal and informal methods to identify and engage with key project stakeholders, ensuring delivered products and performance are aligned to expectations.

  • Regularly audit the project to ensure compliance.

  • Monitor and report project performance against appropriate and agreed delivery and quality targets, taking action to address issues as needed.

  • Ensure Projects transition to operations effectively, and staff are trained as appropriate.

  • Actively contribute to the development of Facilities & Estates Strategy and annual Operations Plan as part of the Estates Management Team.

  • Establish, guide and drive good practice of standard Estates project delivery across the whole department.

  • Document policies, procedures and guidelines for internal Estates project delivery and ensure that all project documents are complete, current and documented appropriately.

  • Maintain own knowledge of developments in legislation, risk management and project management practice standards, through self-directed study, interaction and sharing with others in the higher education sector, professional bodies, partners and vendors.

  • Ensure health and safety throughout the project is managed to the highest standard

  • Represent the University on any internal or external issues.

Candidate Description

  • Relevant trade background or Degree Qualified

  • Minimum 5 years M&E Experience with experience in the Commercial sector

  • Project management qualification, or equivalent professional experience

Employer Description

Morgan Hunt is delighted to be partnering with a Higher Education client in their search for an M&E Project Manager for a fixed-term 2-year permanent appointment. This is an exceptional opportunity to join Global leader within Higher Education., Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.