AECOM Project Manager Construction Services, Leuven in Leuven, Belgium

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Project Manager Construction Services, Leuven

Belgium - Flemish Brabant

Leuven

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking a Project Manager Construction Services to be based in our Leuven office. As Project Manager you will be involved in the delivery of construction projects within various sectors including industrial manufacturing, medical industry, public infrastructure, commercial and residential developments as well as high rise buildings.

In the role of Project Manager your key duties include:

  • Lead projects delivery including setting up teams and implementing AECOM projects standards and procedures

  • Ensuring that the project is planned and structured for success;

  • Full ultimate responsibility for the project on site / delivery

  • Set up project strategy including procurement routes, programme, construction logistics, design approach

  • Maintain client relationship

  • Direct project team and manage resource planning process to deliver to client expectations while meeting and/or exceeding profitability targets;

  • Monitor financial performance of these projects in line with AECOM financial reporting, project reviews and other mandatory requirements.

  • Manage Sub consultants/ sub contractors

  • Administer AECOM contracts and ensure compliance with company procedures

  • Monitor project team performance and take corrective action as required

  • Be accountable for the successful delivery of the projects from an SHE perspective

  • Report regularly to Regional director on any material issues involving the projects or our contracts

  • Act as direct Line Manager to project staff on projects under his responsibility

  • Liaise and seek assistance of different AECOM dpts / support functions as required

  • Support other AECOM BU in Benelux or outside Benelux as required

  • Support business development as required

  • Development of Staff:

  • Actively engage in development of team;

  • Participate in recruiting and on-boarding of new staff

  • Lead on diversity

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimal 5 years of project management experience within related construction projects

  • University degree

  • Strong communication skills

  • Experience with end to end delivery of large construction projects in leading role

  • Superior analytical and problem solving skills

  • Uncompromising standards of safety

  • Flexibility to travel, as needed

  • Fluent in Dutch or French

  • Fluent in English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Energy, enthusiasm and determination.

  • Commercially aware and experienced.

  • Lead by example and through others;

  • Decisive; holds people accountable to project delivery;

  • Must thrive in a fast paced environment where multi-tasking and prioritizing is necessary;

  • Ability to work with a geographically dispersed team;

  • Ability to build and sustain client relationships and adapt to ever changing client demands;

  • Ability to see the opportunities for improved performance and act upon them;

  • Ability to strike a good balance shifting between big picture planning and detailed level execution tracking;

  • Ability to set up teams

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Construction

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Belgium

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191243BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.