Our client is maintaining significant project traction with schemes planned (and projected) well beyond 2023. They are a niche UK Project Management consultancy supported by an influential US partner and looking to appoint a Project Manager to help deliver a host of new projects within the UK, particularly in the South West and Oxfordshire areas.Working alongside Directors & other Senior Project Managers, you will be managing various refurbishments / redevelopments of independent roadside service stations to include associated retail facilities with well-known global brands.The successful individual will be responsible for the delivery of concurrent projects, at various stages (pre-construction services, construction monitoring and project closeout) and will be in a client facing role.
Some essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
- Directs and coordinates the activities of project team to ensure project progresses on schedule and within budget.
- Examines construction documentation including drawings, schedules, and scopes to ensure completeness and accuracy.
- Reviews tender results, specifications, test and progress reports, and other project information necessary to gain complete familiarity with the project.
- Directly manages and monitors project work in the field.
- Diligently manages change orders and variations to projects.
- Proactively identifies and solves or elevates project issues related to cost, schedule, safety, or qualify.
- Represents the company in project and site meetings, chairing and minuting meetings as required.
- Develops and maintains relationships with clients, potential clients, contractors and suppliers to help develop new opportunities.
Candidate & person specification:
- Minimum of a degree (BSc or MSc) in an accredited construction related program; or 5 to 10 years related experience.
- Demonstrated skills in construction project management ideally with a consultant background.
- Experience in multi-site projects would also be a useful attribute.
- JCT Intermediate form and traditional procurement experience
- Strong ability to communicate, both verbally and in writing, with all levels of the project team including management, project management, clients, client’s organization, contractors, and suppliers.
- Demonstrates leadership skills with ability and willingness to face challenges, solve problems, and motivate others.
- Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization may exist.
- Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and email.
- The majority of work is undertaken in the UK. You will have a level of flexibility of working from home and the office as restrictions ease.
- Travel is required to manage projects effectively and will be up to and including weekly site visits.
- Must have a full UK driving licence
For the right individual, our client is prepared to offer a salary up to c£60,000 basic plus benefits to include a £5,000 car allowance, pension (up to 6% matched), private healthcare and 25 days holiday.
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