A leading UK consultancy are looking for a Stakeholder Manager to manage key connections across a major infrastructure project.
The role involves managing different stakeholders at three levels: Select Committees (local govt. & MPs), Commercial (developers & land owners) and Community Liaison. Working closely with the operations team for a major rail upgrade, you'll be responsible for working with highways engineers & train operating companies to ensure relevant road closures, bridge demolitions, and power line installations are being communicated with the appropriate external stakeholders. Examples include delivering workshops for local residents, providing information to councils, or explaining the land acquisition process to land owners.
This roles suits someone with experience in infrastructure, land or planning - you'll need to be a strong communicator and want to engage with communities about potentially contentious developments. The company you'd be joining are an extremely sociable group known for delivering high quality projects on major infrastructure and energy projects in the UK. With significant government funding in these areas they are continuously growing, offering you future opportunities for career advancement.
Qualifications & Experience:
* Strong and demonstrable experience in managing external stakeholders.
* A background or knowledge of planning, land or infrastructure, ideally with some experience working on large projects.
* Good at communicating to a wide variety of people, and a thick skin!
Stakeholder / Engagement Manager - Derby - Large Infrastructure Project - Communicating With Broad Church of People - Passionate About Development Projects