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Project Life Cycle Manager

Job Description

Project Life Cycle Manager

Are you looking for a Project Life Cycle Manager role? Interested in working for a leading infrastructure services and engineering company.

VANRATH are recruiting a Project Life Cycle Manager to join our Client's Belfast office to manage and co-ordinate the timely delivery of the Lifecycle plan for area of remit ensuring that all works are delivered on time and within budget and to the customer's expectations.

The Life Cycle Managers time will be associated with the effective management of the Life Cycle programme and process in line with the requirements of the contract together with meeting key deadlines for submission of the programme, and any changes to the programme. In addition, they are responsible for constructing and maintaining the 5 years 'look ahead' Life Cycle Plan.

c£45,000, alongside excellent holiday entitlement.

The Ideal Person

  • Life Cycle Management in relation to PFI, Understanding and awareness of CDM.

  • Financial understanding of accounting rules (IFRS15) P&L, WIP,Debt.
  • Knowledge and awareness of Project Management principles, documents and plans.
  • Good facilitation and analytical skills. Ability to deliver results on time, on budget, and to the very highest standards. Ability to quickly gain the technical, behavioural and contextual elements of a project. PRINCE2 or equivalent.
  • Requirements and key milestone and programming large and small-scale projects.
  • Project reporting and Stakeholder management.


Apart from being experienced, the Life Cycle Manager should also be a commercially-minded professional who will have a knowledge of industry best practices. As leaders it is imperative that they promote a culture of teamwork, collaboration and success. Life Cycle Managers job description, including their routine daily duties:

  • Build and manage the Life Cycle Programme in line with requirement of the Contract
  • Delivery of Building Condition and Asset Verification and condition survey programme
  • Work closely and collaboratively with the local team of Project Managers
  • Understanding of BCIS elemental coding
  • Developing valuation and cost profiles in accordance with the contract and Life Cycle Process
  • Managing the day-to-day operational aspect of the Life Cycle Programme.
  • Providing programme management responsibilities e for all aspects of Life Cycle projects from the design stage through to completion (handover to the client) including all financial related activity.
  • Understanding of Cost / Value principals
  • Submitting progress reports to stakeholders and senior managers.
  • Drafting and managing a schedule of contractual key obligations
  • Setting the standards, methodology and process to be used in a project.
  • Lead the development and standard issue of project scope and specification.
  • Managing the Lifecycle budgets.
  • Communicating with stakeholders to clarify the desired outcome of a project.
  • Administering the allocation of jobs and budgets on a project. Determining LC plan objectives
  • Engagement and direction of project personnel to achieve project objectives.
  • Regularly review and analyse the project scope.
  • Identifying project risks.
  • Managing the Maintenance Reserve Accounts fund balances, Cyclical & Replacement codes. Identifying surpluses and mechanics of release.

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Chris Haddock in the strictest confidence.