Senior Project Manager

65000.00 - 70000.00 GBP Annual + GBP65000 - GBP70000/annum plus car allowance
16 Jan 2019
17 Jan 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Role: Senior Project Manager
Location: Staffordshire
Salary: GBP65,000-70,000 plus car allowance, bonus, benefits

You will be working for one of the largest and most successful main contractors in the North at this time and will join the North West & Staffordshire business unit which has experienced rapid and sustained growth over recent years.

With a current order book of projects in the high-rise residential, leisure/hotel, commercial, retail and industrial sectors, you will be part of a highly successful, close-knit and stable team and will be responsible for the leadership of the project and management of the on-site team from start to finish.

You will work on projects from GBP5million to an average of circa GBP30million, although the company also undertakes larger developments up to GBP150million in value, partnering with a wide array of clients and benefitting from significant repeat business from development and private entity partners.

To be applicable for the opportunity, you must be an experienced Project Manager with demonstrable experience working on sizeable industrial new builds as the No.1.

Purpose of Job

To manage the project efficiently and professionally in all respects accepting responsibility for all aspects of performance, demonstrating the sites are in control at every stage including profitability and customer satisfaction.

Main Responsibilities

* Ensure compliance with company procedures and standards, taking action as necessary.

* Schedule information release, order and delivery dates for all necessary resources.

* Ensure all risks and opportunities are identified.

* Regularly review and update Risk Register.

* Establish temporary works requirements and appoint qualified temporary works co-ordinator where appropriate.

* Ensure the successful completion of Contracts, and in the process enhancing the reputation of our client with the client and their team.

* Ensure our client provide a quality of service to their customers and to and from their suppliers advise Contracts Manager on areas for improvement.

* Work closely with the Project Surveyor on all commercial matters, issue notices as required under the main and subcontractors and ensure all opportunities are maximised.

* Continually update and accurately quantify the work outstanding in terms of time, resource and cost.

* Monitor performance, updating as necessary, to ensure process is maintained against programme ensuring corrective action is taken where necessary.

* Convene and chair regular progress/ co-ordination meetings with client, consultant, subcontractors and involved third parties.

* Receive, review, record and distribute construction information. Ensure that safe working practices are adopted at all times in compliance with company policy and procedures.

* Provide information for collation by Contracts Manager in terms of Project Debrief, KPI's and areas where specific improvements (through methods, innovations etc.) or problems have occurred.

* Ensure forecasts on time and finance are accurate and comprehensive.

* Ensure feedback mechanisms are properly maintained and adhered to.

* Ensure compliance with all current procedures and reporting documentation.

* Ensure all staff are released for training courses at all times to maximise their development and advise on any additional training requirements that have been identified.

* Demonstrate the highest standards of professionalism at all times acting as a role model for other employees.

What you will need

* Substantial No1. Project Management experience for a national main contractor or established regional contractor - essential

* Previous experience of new build projects over GBP5million - essential

* Previous experience of new build industrial projects - essential

* Appropriate CSCS Card


* First Aid

* HNC/HND/Degree in Construction related discipline

* CIOB/MCIOB membership