Principal Project Manager

Portsmouth City Council

Reference: JUL20211005

Job details


Civic Offices Guildhall Walk Portsmouth

Job type

Full Time, Permanent


£52,582 - £65,123 Per Annum

Closing date

3 August 2021

Join our Contracts and Project Management Team

Job type/hours – Temporary/permanent, full-time/part-time

Portsmouth is a truly great and vibrant waterfront city and has an excellent reputation for the delivery of major infrastructure schemes. The City has plans for increasing growth and regeneration and the Contracts and Project Management Team is looking to employ capable, enthusiastic and ambitious construction project managers to help deliver these aspirations.

At Portsmouth City Council we’re all about developing our staff, because we want to build a bigger and better city but we need the best employees to do so.

Your New Role

We are looking to recruit a Principal Project Manager – a high calibre project manager who has many years’ experience in delivering large-scale construction / civil engineering / highways projects.

You will have extensive and relevant post graduate experience in Project Management and experience and ability to manage major construction / highways / civil engineering projects from initiation through to successful completion.

What you’ll get in return

As well as highly competitive pay you’ll receive all the benefits of working within a local authority organisation, which ranges from flexible working hours to a fantastic pension which allows you the opportunity to pay in more for that greater return. We wish to support all our staffs development throughout, if that’s progression planning or involvement within the on the job apprenticeship scheme we will work together to drive your career. For those with families we have child care benefits as well as discounts with local businesses which can be enjoyed by all.

What next

To make sure your application is above the rest, please review the “Job Profile” to ensure you application matches the requirements of the role. Please ensure you address the role requirements listed under who is the person in the Personal Statement/Cover Letter section of this application.

We look forward to speaking with you soon.