Project Manager - Construction

Recruiter
Arlington Consultants Ltd
Location
Watford
Salary
£70,000 per annum Plus realistic bonus c£10k-£15k
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Company

Part of a large construction group we are an established specialist in innovative and creative metal "statement cladding". The Southern office comprises of sales, design, estimating and project management. We are a well known and respected sub-contractor with an excellent reputation built up over the last 25 years.

The Role

To support, coordinate and manage 3/4 PM’s as well as be responsible for own projects. This is a New Role sitting between the Commercial Director and the delivery teams

Key Responsibilities:

  • Allocate and oversee all projects as handed over from sales
  • Oversee and manage initial project budgets for PM’s to take on
  • Run weekly team wide progress and resourcing meetings
  • Attend all major pre-start meetings
  • Check and resolve contractual issues
  • Monitor project planning systems
  • Review and allocate design resources
  • Resolve variation, contractual, budget or people issues
  • Ensure final accounts and projects on time, specification and budget.

The Individual

This requires an experienced building Contract or Project Manager; must be used to managing PM’s who are working on 10/15 projects each at one time.

Key Attributes:

  • A successful PM career relating to sub contract trades on new build and refurbishments
  • Excellent on site management skills with contractors, installation teams and consultants
  • Experienced with roofing, specialist cladding or external architectural products
  • Knowledge of construction contracts, products and practises
  • Highly organised, able to oversee and prioritise all aspects of projects with minimal support
  • Excellent numeracy, computer, and commercial skills
  • A good grasp of technical concepts and drawings
  • Must be design aware and commercially astute
  • Attention to detail and the ability to identify problems early is essential.

We offer an exciting financial package and genuine career prospects