Project Manager

    Turner and Townsend
    • Dublin, Ireland
    • Full-time
    • Department: Infrastructure

    Company Description

    At Turner & Townsend we’re passionate about making the difference. That means delivering better outcomes for our clients, helping our people to realize their potential, and doing our part to create a prosperous society.

    Every day we help our major global clients deliver ambitious and highly technical projects, in over 130 countries worldwide.

    Our team is dynamic, innovative, and client-focused, supported by an inclusive and fun company culture. Our clients value our proactive approach, depth of expertise, integrity and the quality we deliver. As a result, our people get to enjoy working on some of the most exciting projects in the world.

    Job Description

    The Project Manager shall have responsibility for supporting the Project and Programme Management Lead in the overall execution of the client’s delivery, bringing the necessary project management skills and experience that will integrate with the existing client Project Team to ensure that the client’s Directorate plans, tracks and delivers against the client’s programme and budget.  The role holder will provide support in the management of significant work packages / elements of the client’s plans to the defined time, cost, quality and outputs’ benefits, including the coordination of the activities of all functions in relation to the delivery within the timeline and costs as set out in the Preliminary Business Case.

    The Project Manager shall provide project management support in regards the following key activities; the mobilisation and onboarding of Client Partner resources within the client’s Directorate, the establishment of the client’s Directorate PMO and the establishment and development of the Information Management Framework.

    In addition, the Project Manager shall provide project management support in relation to the procurement of the Core Contracts, assisting with the completion of Tender Design and all related documentation, the development and coordination of relevant inputs into the production of procurement documents.


    1 to 5 years’ project management experience with a proven track record of carrying out project management activities in high value metro rail projects or projects of a similar scale / complexity.

    Additional requirements:

    • Prior experience of cost management for multiple projects and/or programmes and developing standard operating procedures
    • Tangible experience of driving best practice in technical activities, processes, policies and standards.
    • In-depth understanding of the design and delivery requirements of technically complex projects in the architectural / engineering / construction sectors
    • Experience of dealing with a range of stakeholders at all levels across the organisation influencing the improvement of process and providing guidance to support project delivery and reporting

    Knowledge of quality management and process improvement practices and systems is desirable, preferably within the construction sector

    The Project Manager will be required to possess the following skills:

    • Ability to manage technical outputs to drive efficiency 
    • Excellent communication (both verbal and written) and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to govern and drive outcomes to ensure high quality service

    Formal Education Qualifications

    • BEng / BA / BSC in a related discipline ideally from science, technology, quality or engineering discipline
    • Degree / diploma / certification in system integration and assurance would be advantageous

    Additional Information

    What we offer you:

    • Full time, permanent
    • Competitive remuneration and attractive range of benefits
    • Pension
    • Car Allowance 
    • 27 days Annual leave,2 Company days & 1 volunteering day 
    • Opportunity to work on impactful and innovative projects
    • Career development opportunities both in Ireland and globally
    • Opportunity to work with a diverse group of talented and collaborative colleagues

    Our people share our Purpose and Values. Turner & Townsend provides a great place to work, where everyone can make change happen and influence a better world.

    We champion our people to succeed in both work and life. To support this we promote a healthy, productive, and flexible working environment that respects work-life balance. 

    Turner & Townsend is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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