Location: NEWBURY
Salary: £ 45,000 per Annum
Reference : 20664

Our client are a leading UK Water Company who have a fantastic opportunity for a Delivery Manager to join them on a permanent basis in Newbury. They are seeking a commercial, driven candidate to provide MEICA and Civil Engineering construction solutions, to the process and network functions across Clean and Waste Water Assets.

As the Delivery Manager you will ensure that the H&S requirements, quality standards, contractual specifications, commercial objectives, and program deadlines are met in a timely manner.



  • People Manager for up to 12 staff, and all stakeholder key interfaces internal and external.

  • Provide management of the procurement process, framework suppliers and of the sub-contractor supply chain, involved in the delivery of site-based construction activities.

  • Responsible for resource management, and for the training and development of directly managed staff.

  • Provide estimating, programming and planning support to the wider team.

  • Provide timely and accurate financial reporting.

  • Ensuring the delivery of all construction projects on the program with 100% compliance to client specifications.

  • Managing the procurement process and the direct and indirect labour requirements.

  • Leading, motivating and developing teams, setting and monitoring objectives through regular performance reviews, monitoring and maintaining resource mix requirements to meet the forecast workload.

  • Managing the client’s site requirements ensuring minimal impact on the operational functionality of the site.

  • To deliver all projects within legislative, CDM and regulatory requirements, including Health & Safety, Environmental and HR.

    To be successful you will have the following skills and experience:

  • A financially and commercially astute individual, with an aptitude for identifying and managing risk.

  • Computer literate with a logical and methodical way of thinking.

  • Confident and effective communicator at all levels within the business including key stakeholders.

  • You will have gained experience within a commercial and technical role and preferably educated to degree/HND level in engineering and/or business administration, ideally with post qualification experience.

  • An understanding of basic civil engineering works, contract law, planning, estimating and tendering is required.

  • Proven track record of project management in an engineering environment with a good working knowledge of mechanical, electrical and ICA systems of work.

    What’s in it for you:

    The role offers the chance to get exposure to numerous aspects of the business, including senior stakeholder engagement, major construction projects as well as providing planning and support to the business.

    This is a fantastic opportunity to apply your attributes to a front-line management role within operations. This is a challenging role and gives the successful candidate a great opportunity to make improvements whilst offering advice and support.


    Remuneration Package: -

  • Salary of up to £54,000 p.a.

  • Car allowance.

  • Family Healthcare.

  • 26 days holiday.

  • Up-to 18% Pension Contributions (of which 12% is Employer Contribution).