Project Manager

  • Devon
  • Permanent / Full Time
Building & Construction
£35000 - £45000 per year Pension, 38 days holiday
Job ref: 585015

The Company
We have an exciting new position for a Construction “Project Manager”, working for a Property & Construction Consultancy with offices spread across the UK. You will be working for a company with fantastic training and development opportunities with a variety of projects ranging from Residential, Healthcare, Education, Commercial Building and Public Sector works. They offer a partnered and personal approach to their clients as well as having experience across the lifetime of construction projects. The array of projects range in value from £30k – £300M which keeps this role varied and interesting.

The Opportunity
They are looking to attract an experienced Construction Project Manager” to join an existing team in the Plymouth office.
Key responsibilities will include:

  • Identifying and developing client briefs
  • Leading and managing project teams
  • Identifying and managing project risks
  • Establishing communication and management protocol
  • Arrange Feasibility studies including site surveys, site investigation, site evaluation etc.
  • Conducting tender evaluation and contractor selection
  • Establishing time, cost, quality and function control benchmarks
  • Controlling, monitoring and reporting on project progress – Conduct pre-start and handover meetings
  • Prepare regular reports to clients on all aspects of the project inspection, scheduling and acceptance of works required under the defects liability and maintenance provisions of the contract
  • Administering the contract

The Ideal Candidate
They are looking for candidates with recent Construction Consultancy experience, as well as:  

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent, with membership status of a relevant professional body such as RICS, CIOB etc. (preferable)
  • Good technical writing skills and knowledge of reading drawings and tender documents, etc
  • Previous experience working on large residential/healthcare projects
  • Good client-facing and communication skills, ability to build long-term relationships
  • High proficiency with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, self-starting, well-disciplined and commercially astute
  • A team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude, outgoing, polite, patient, diplomatic, personable, respectful and flexible

What’s in it for you?
The successful “Project Manager” will receive a detailed and extensive induction as well as:

  • Hybrid working (minimum of 3 days in the office)
  • From £35k basic salary (BOE)
  • 38 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Your birthday off
  • 6% employer pension contributions
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity leave
  • Personalised career development path and prospects for progression within the company
  • Dedicated volunteering days  

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