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HS2 Project Manager (Ref: 9465)

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We have a unique opportunity for a senior operations manager to join the business and lead our concrete operations supplying the HS2 project (Area North) The post holder will be responsible for the procurement, mobilisation, commissioning and production of multiple dedicated batching plants for the duration of the works. Reporting to the Ready Mix Managing Director, this is a key and strategically important role for Aggregate Industries and provides an exciting platform for an individual keen to show their ability to deliver while contributing to one of the UK’s largest ever infrastructure projects. About the Role The post holder effectively oversee the delivery of the HS2 Civils Area North concrete supply and will be accountable for the organisation and management of circa 40 employees across a number of plants, with responsibility for; Logistics, Operations, Commercial, and Administrative functions. Key Responsibilities include Ensure that all operations and logistics are delivered safely. Health & safety is the top priority within the organisation and all safety management systems must fully comply with Group and Legislative standards Oversee the early contractor involvement phase and drive project mobilisation Liaison with the project client and sub-contractors/advisors to ensure delivery within contract timescales Provide the ExCo and interested third parties with updates and expertise on critical issues regarding the project and implementation, including potential collaboration with other main works civils contractors Represent Aggregate Industries on all aspects of HS2 Civils (North Area) to develop strategic relationships Foster employee engagement across the team through demonstrable felt leadership and people management Build an effective partnering culture with the project client to maximise collaboration Manage the project from inception to completion and through to stabilisation and delivery of efficiencies as per the project plan ensuring that the AIUK fulfils its obligations under the contract What will you bring? Experience of managing projects within a complex engineering/construction environment Stakeholder management at senior level coupled with the ability to lead and manage multi-disciplined teams Experience in managing budgets with the ability to put in place and maintain full financial controls during project lifespan Extensive knowledge of project planning, implementation and management utilising recognised project management principles and methodology Strong communication skills with the ability to build effective working relationships with others Detail and results oriented with strong personal values to succeed Highly organised with demonstrable planning and delivery capabilities What’s on offer? - Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognising the contribution you bring - Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad - An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business Why join Aggregate Industries? To be at the heart of construction, we see our people at the forefront of the construction industry, transforming it into a more sustainable future. We employ highly talented, experienced and motivated people from diverse backgrounds. We have industry-leading capability in innovation, enabling us to anticipate and meet the changing needs of our customers. We are committed to developing strong and positive relationships with the communities we live and work in. LafargeHolcim has a global footprint with leadership positions in the vast majority of its markets and a diversified portfolio with a good balance between mature and developing markets positioned in highly populated areas. About Aggregate Industries We’re at the front line of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 270 sites and more than 3,900 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services. We’re also a proud member of LafargeHolcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 90,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets. We are committed to building a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.

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