Project Manager

Recruiter
North Midland Construction Plc
Location
Kent
Posted
20 Mar 2018
Closes
04 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
North Midland Construction Plc (NM Group) operates nationally with 11 regional offices and workshops enabling us to provide a local service to our customers promoting sustainable working relationships. We provide a complete service offering to the construction industry from conception to optimisation, delivering best value and innovation.

Our six operational divisions provide focused services to customers across our five chosen core market sectors of: Construction, Power, Highways, Telecommunications and Water; providing engineering, construction management and frontline delivery services.

We operate within our values of: People, Inspire, Excellence, which remain key to our strategic aims and objectives for growth. We are immensely proud of our family ethos which we are committed to maintaining throughout our business.

The Project Manager will be responsible for the successful delivery of non-infrastructure, multi-disciplined projects predominately within the water industry across the South East, ranging from £100k to £5m.

One of the primary responsibilities will be to interpret contract commitments and to manage stakeholder expectations. The role will also include upward and downward reporting within Nomenca and to the client providing clear and precise direction at all levels.

As Project Manager you will be responsible for the key deliverables within each stage of the project are being administered to the highest quality. You will ensure that the proper interpretation of the design briefs are established and the delivered solutions meet and exceed the expectations of internal and external stakeholders. Collaboration will be key to enable the most efficient and cost-effective approach in delivering outstanding projects while maintaining the highest standards of health, safety and quality.

The Project Manager is responsible for all commercial aspects of the project. Assisted by the Commercial team you will develop strong contractual and financial controls to deliver rigorous cost control and cash management for each of your projects.

The main duties include the responsibility for the following:

* Promote strong H&S behaviours, leading by example
* Ensure all necessary Health, Safety, and Environmental management documentation is produced, is appropriate, communicated and understood by the project team
* Manage the design process utilising our in-house professional services team
* Develop a robust baseline construction programme, with critical path analysis, ensuring it is frequently maintained and communicated with the client
* Identification and allocation of project staff to ensure projects are delivered within time, cost and to high quality
* Identification and management of contract change, utilising the necessary contractual mechanisms within the prescribed timescales
* Utilise management tools to drive procurement and TOTEX savings
* Supply chain and sub-contract management including agreement of monthly valuations and final accounts
* Accountable for project costs and forecasting cost to complete to ensure commercial and
* financial targets are achieved or exceeded
* Responsible for development and implementation of Inspection and Test Plans and repots to ensure all installation work is to standard and specifications as set out by the contract
* Provide day-to-day management for allocated project engineers, site managers and graduate engineers
* Work closely with project planners and commercial managers to achieve desired outcomes.
* Build trust with customers and stakeholders, keeping them updated on progress and acting upon feedback
* Empower and inspire others to innovate and drive continuous improvement
* Make sound, evidence-based decisions, assessing risks and identifying opportunity
* Encourage commercial challenge at all times
* Utilise collaborative planning tools to drive outperformance
* Ensure compliance to Internal and client system & procedures

Skills and Experience

* Experienced Project Management Professional
* Ability to motivate and inspire teams to achieve successful outcomes
* MEICA background with experience of working with in the Water Industry (Non-Infrastructure)
* Leads by example for Health, Safety & Environmental Controls
* Experience of NEC suite of contracts
* Strong sub-contract management experience
* Commercially astute and able to demonstrate experience of delivering good P&L outcomes
* Excellent programme management skills – ability to deliver ahead of completion dates including project completion and close-out documentation
* Quality management – experienced in the use of Inspection and test planning and reporting
* Excellent communication skills
* A positive and enthusiastic approach to work
* Good organisation skills
* Ability to work well under pressure
* Have good IT skills including MS Project, Word, Excel & PowerPoint
* Be proactive in your approach
* A high level of diplomacy and customer focused

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