Project Manager - construction

£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Closing date
29 Aug 2022

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Job position
Senior Manager
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Senior Management
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Do you have experience of construction project management?

Hays Recruitment are in partnership with a multidiscipline property and construction consultancy who are looking to appoint a Project Manager to join their project management team.

This role will give you the opportunity to be involved in a variety of construction projects including schools/universities, retail, healthcare, defence and more worth up to £300m in value. This diverse portfolio of projects allows their team with a variety to continue growing their careers.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Establish detailed client's brief and responsibilities of consultants and specialists and maintain communication with the client and the design team
  • Manage feasibility studies, including site surveys, site investigation, site evaluation etc
  • Co-ordinate and obtain planning consents and all necessary statutory approvals
  • Manage finances from inception to completion, including cash flow forecasts, monitoring project expenditure, and recommendations for payments by client
  • Interview and select contractors for tendering or negotiation, evaluate tenders received and appoint contractor
  • Inspect and monitor the construction works with regard to quality and conformity to agreed specifications and drawings
  • Prepare regular reports to clients on all aspects of the project including progress, programme, costs, risks and quality
  • Provide single point of contact taking responsibility for all aspects of the project and liaise with the client
  • Leading on the development, submission and approval of strategic outline business cases

Experience and Skills Required:

  • Drive and ambition to provide an excellent service to our clients
  • Ability to work independently as a project lead but also collaboratively within a team
  • Proficiency using MS Office and particularly MS Project - essential

You must have experience on one of the following projects:

  • Large low-rise residential projects, high-rise residential cladding remediation projects,
  • In the education sector on school works programmes and student accommodation projects,
  • Within the nuclear sector on very large challenging projects,
  • Large land-led or developer-led housing projects, representing affordable housing organisations and RSL's,
  • Working with multidisciplinary consultants across a wide range of schemes

What' on offer:

  • Mentoring, coaching, extensive CPD and a route to chartership
  • We can offer NEC Project Management accreditation training via an approved course
  • This role offers the chance to progress your career within an expanding project management team at a forward thinking, friendly company
  • Exposure to the contract administration of contracts such as JCT and NEC
  • Exposure to a wide variety of projects, sectors, clients, teams and discipline experts
  • Ability to contribute to the growth and development of the team approach, adding value for our clients

For more information regarding this position then please contact Sarah on 0118 907 0328.

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