Project Manager - New Build Housing

Recruiter
TSP Consulting
Location
Peterborough
Salary
£57000 - £67000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a leading provider of housing on a national scale, is looking for further support in the form of a Project Manager for New Build Housing to join their team based in the Kent region on a permanent basis.

The main purpose of this role is to manage the development programme for the Kent region, making sure new schemes are brought in on time and on budget, managing schemes from planning through to final defects stage.

Responsibilities;

- Working with the Operations Director to Project Manage a 900 unit new build schemes in Kent.
- To successfully project manage identified projects ensuring project aims and objectives are fully met
- To manage and direct external contractors with rigour in order to ensure delivery of the highest possible quality of product
- Liaise and report back on progress regularly to internal and external contractors
- Ensure that every project complies with standard and the associated funding body (project sponsors), policies, standards and procedures.
- To become familiar with and operate all new initiatives introduced as necessary by the funding bodies
- Process all relevant certificates and invoices for approval
- Commercial awareness of schemes and viability

Role requirements

- Strong house building background, with technical and commercial knowledge
- Degree level of equivalent qualification
- Background in project management at a senior level with record of delivering in the past
- Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills
- Well organised with evidence of putting robust project management procedures into place.
- Track record of successfully delivering multi residential development projects
- Building strong relationships with stakeholders including internal, external contractors, HCA and Local Government

Please contact Jack Andrews on (Apply online only) for more information on this and other site management roles