Project Consultant

Project Consultant

Join a leading consultancy firm that’s at the forefront of mass rapid transit, energy, and sustainable energy sectors. We’re on the hunt for a dynamic Project Consultant who can deliver top-notch results that exceed client expectations. This role is perfect for those who thrive in a creative and critical thinking environment and are proactive in managing commissions.


This role can be based in EdinburghLeeds, or Dublin.

Key Responsibilities

As Project Consultant, you will:

  • Take the helm as project lead, business analyst, and programme support on assigned commissions.
  • Offer practical, customised advice to clients.
  • Analyse situations and data, and communicate information effectively.
  • Deliver robust outputs on commissions within the agreed scope and budget.
  • Manage your workload proactively and communicate any issues promptly.
  • Report progress to both the client and Senior Leadership Team.
  • Deepen your understanding of best practice methodologies to tailor the best approach for the client.
  • Create presentations/documents/slides that communicate recommendations or highlight key insights for the target audience.
  • Support business development activities, including contributing to proposals and tender processes, identifying areas of development or future opportunities, and reporting on activities agreed in the Business Plan.
  • Promote the brand through professional networking and industry events.
  • Deliver commissions in line with thr Integrated Management System (IMS).
  • Drive your own development and career progression plan.

About You

You will:

  • Hold a degree qualification recognised within the UK & Ireland (or equivalent work experience/apprenticeship programme).
  • Have a minimum of three years’ post-qualification experience in a relevant field of expertise and are working towards chartered membership of a relevant professional institution.
  • Hold or are working towards a formal project professional qualification (such as APM PMQ, PRINCE 2 or PMP).
  • Have experience managing projects and/or programme activity, preferably at the initial stages of project initiation/set-up, ideally within public transport or energy infrastructure environments.
  • Understand the application of best practice project management methods, controls, and processes.
  • Possess problem-solving capabilities and can make robust and clear conclusions and recommendations.
  • Have strong interpersonal skills and can build robust and trusting relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Are a confident communicator across different formats and mediums (e.g., verbal, written, virtual).
  • Can support the facilitation of workshops and meetings with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Are flexible in your approach and are willing to travel as business need arises.
  • Are committed to personal continuous development & improvement.

Join our client and contribute to the future of mass rapid transit, energy, and sustainable energy sectors. Apply now!

Apply Here

If you would like to apply for this role please fill in the details below and submit your CV here.

    Latest Vacancies

    Please Get in Touch

    Call 01506 201174