Capital Works Senior Project Manager

Hays Building
£400.00 - £407.00 per day
09 Jul 2021
06 Aug 2021
Aziz Rumani
Job Function
Project Manager
Job position
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time

Senior Project Manager, corporate buildings, capital works

Your new company
Based in North London this public-sector organisation is currently looking to recruit a Senior Project Manage to join their Capital Works team to help deliver maintenance and refurbishment projects for all their corporate properties. They manage works in excess of £500k and due an increase in live projects are now looking to expand the team.

The organisations offices are based in a very commutable location with excellent transport links for both buses and trains. A local shopping centre a short walk from the office and a wealth of restaurants specialising in foods from all over the world, making this a very vibrant place to work.
The organisation is currently working from home with minimal travel to onsite projects only.

Your new role
As the successful candidate you will manage projects dealing with historic buildings, civic buildings, schools, libraries, leisure centres and other non-residential buildings.
Some are Grade I and Grade II listed, which now require general maintenance and modernisation, where permitted. There are multiple projects to manage, some from inception and some close to completion and everything in between.

In addition, the team manage Schools, Libraries, Leisure Centres capital works projects so there is plenty of variety in the job.
As well as general maintenance there are some expansion projects you will manage such as extensions to existing buildings.
The organisation manages a variety of buildings so the projects in some cases are quite unique and some are listed so do pose certain challenges where your problem-solving skills will be required as well as some creative thinking.

As the Senior Project Manager you will manage about 2 to 3 internal project managers and deal with more complex projects within the team

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful it is essential that you have experience of managing multiple projects, contractors and both internal and external stakeholders. You must have experience of dealing with corporate properties and be able to demonstrate your experience in these areas. You will also need to have experience of managing internal teams and project managers
Working knowledge of JCT / NEC form of contracts will also be a big plus point.
Understanding of construction stages such as RIBA stage 1 etc is also something the organisation will look for in the successful candidate.

If you are an experienced project manager with direct management experience and can demonstrate the skills outlined above your application will be welcomed.

What you'll get in return
Flexible working options available.
Working From Home (WFH)
Competitive Day Rate
Outside of IR35
Accessible Location
Long Term Contract

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