Project Manager - Construction Consultancy

NES Global Talent
£55000 - £65000/annum
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Project Manager 

Location: Manchester

Salary: £Neg Dependent on Experience

The Client Our client is an International Consultancy who has delivered projects worldwide for over 30 years.  Due to continued growth of the Manchester office they are looking to add an experienced Project Manager to their team.

The Role

Manage the project team to safely deliver, on time, to stated quality, at minimum cost and to client satisfaction. Act as the link between the client and other key stakeholders. 

Responsibilities Include

- Oversee production of tender schedules and contribute to procurement of trade contractors.
- Prepare detailed project plan.
- Establish key relationships with the client and other key stakeholders.
- Set up regular and clear lines of communication to address issues, which may arise.
- Set up and chair regular site progress meetings and report on weekly project and commercial progress.
- Ensure project/programme is kept up to date.
- Agree key responsibilities and manage and develop the team to ensure objectives are met and staff are supported and motivated. Assess resources available on a regular basis and bring in additional support/specialist expertise where necessary.
- Manage, monitor and co-ordinate all key aspects of the project, including but not limited to, cost, value, risk, logistics, neighbour relations, safety, quality, M&E, design and environment.
- Ensure close out and practical completion schedules are completed and issued.
- Provide financial reports on time (forecasts, budgets, income, fees etc).


- Previous experience of working in a similar role.
- Experience, knowledge and understanding of public sector projects and programmes (e.g. in regeneration, housing, education, frameworks etc.)
- Successful track record of managing clients, contractors and other stakeholders.
- Sound knowledge of UK and EU legal framework, including Health and Safety regulations, contract law, environment and building regulations.
- Experience of managing budgets and forecasting expenditure.
- Excellent knowledge of key project processes such as design principals and management, construction processes, procurement and tendering.


- Degree Qualifications is preferred but not essential.
- Professional Memberships are an advantage but not essential.

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides specialist technical and engineering recruitment solutions worldwide to the Oil & Gas, Power Generation, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and the Professional Services markets.


Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients