Handover manager (freelance)

Location: West London
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Civil Engineering
Reference: HMRHL_1593527155
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Job Published: June 30, 2020 02:25

Role: Handover Manager (freelance)

Location: West London

Company: Tier 1 Contractor

My client is looking to recruit an experienced Handover Manager on a freelance basis to successfully gather and organise all documents, assets and plans from the live project, ready to handover to the client in circa 6 months once the project is complete.

The successful candidate will have had solid experience working in a handover role, and would have worked for a main contractor, ideally within Rail.


  • Liaise with the client, client representatives and other parties
  • Gather and organise all documentations of the project from the start to the end (handover stage)
  • Provide status reports on the delivery plans including costs, major issues, risks etc
  • Liaise with Project Manager and Client to ensure close out of all construction works so that testing can commence at the earliest opportunity
  • Develop and manage the Deliverable and Contractor Records schedule
  • Produce test specifications that will provide suitable evidence that the Client's requirements have been met
  • Provide schedule of any outstanding works
  • Ensure all documentation has been signed and authorised


  • Solid experience working in a Handover role
  • Main Contractor experience
  • Experience working in Rail - (Network Rail handover process)
  • Must understand drafting of ellipse data base information for project
  • AMP Handover forms experience