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Core Skill:
Project Management
Salary Details:
Competitive, based on experience
24 Sep 2021
Vacancy Type:
Job Description:

Do you enjoy developing as a Project Manager, working with a variety of stakeholders to deliver tangible benefits? If so, read on...

It is an excellent time to join Edinburgh Airport, as we progress through our recovery from the Covid 19 pandemic, there will be a wealth of interesting projects for the right candidate to get stuck into and work with a strong, welcoming, and enthusiastic team.

We are looking for Project Manager to join the Project Technical Assets Team. You will be responsible for the planning, governance, monitoring and execution of projects learning from a very experienced team.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • The coordination and delivery of all project phases (from inception through to transition and handover).
  • The management and delivery of projects such as renewable energy projects, construction, retail, airfield works and so much more!
  • Working with the stakeholders throughout the business to ensure project requirements are fulfilled on time and meet our desired outcomes.
  • Facilitating the collaboration between internal Edinburgh Airport stakeholders and any 3rd parties required to deliver project outcomes and objectives.
  • Working alongside project manager team and development managers delivering building infrastructure projects across the airport campus.
  • Creating and maintaining project plans and tracking progress.
  • ARIAD management, producing risk mitigation and contingency plans where necessary.
  • Regular performance reporting on progress, milestones, risks, costs, through project meetings and sponsor catch ups.
  • Identifying and sharing lessons learned and opportunities for process improvement, to ensure we are continuously improving our practice.
Person Specification:

The Ideal candidate will have the following skills, knowledge and experience and behaviours:

  • At least 2-3 years Project Management experience.
  • Demonstrable experience of running multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Good attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
  • Assertive, ambitious, energetic and willing to develop
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication.
  • Great organisational and time management skills.
  • The ability to work autonomously and as part of a team.

The Project Manager position at Edinburgh Airport is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate looking for something a little bit different to a typical PM role. At Edinburgh Airport, you get the chance to deliver meaningful and tangible change. You will have the opportunity to walk around the terminal and the wider campus and see the difference you have helped to make.

The role is based at Edinburgh Airport, but this role will include an element of working from home.