Project Manager

Eden Brown
£45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading residential contractor with a national presence are recruiting for a permanent top quality Project Manager to run prestige residential developments in the West Midlands.


Project Manager

Reports to: Contract Manager
Based at: West Midlands


To manage a designated project on site, ensuring that the project is delivered safely, on time, to a high standard of quality and with high levels of client/resident satisfaction.

Key Accountabilities

- To assist the Contracts Manager with pre-start details
- To report to the Project / Contracts Manager on the progress against the programme
- Maintenance of company required Health & Safety procedures / initiatives, including:
- Use of PPE
- Site Inductions
- Management of Method Statements/Risk Assessments
- Identify training needs
- Work Permits
- Scaffold/Lifting equipment inspections
- In house audits / inspections
- Site house keeping
- Adherence to the Company quality standards including:
- Management of defects
- Compliance with specification
- Compliance with materials / workmanship schedules
- Subcontractor code of conduct
- Considerate Constructors Scheme
- Coordination / Leadership of the site team, inclusive of:
- Assistant Managers
- Resident Liaison Officers
- Administrators
- Sub-Contractors
- Other site operatives
- Assist with the preparation of the Health and Safety file
- Maintain and update Construction Phase Health & Safety plan as works proceed
- Liaison with the client, consultants, contract administrator, head office etc
- To be responsible for the opening and closing of the site facilities
- Management of site facilities; welfare, toilets, offices, compound area etc.
- Management of site housekeeping, discipline, behaviour etc
- To be aware at all times of possible commercial opportunities
- To assist in the management of project specific preliminaries
- Co-ordinate the Sub-Contractors as appropriate
- Preparation / assistance with the site progress reports
- Safe storage and co-ordination of materials
- To be responsible for the accurate / timely completion of site based documentation
- Attendance at project and company related meetings
- To mentor and train Assistant Site Manager and junior members of staff
- To ensure, along with the Resident Liaison Officer, all relevant resident and public complaints are resolved efficiently
- Any other reasonable management request

Key Skills, Knowledge and Experience

Skills and abilities
Ability to fully operate Microsoft Project
Excellent organisational skills
Financial and commercial awareness
Effectively manage time in order to meet deadlines
Professional attitude and approach to work
Ability to competently operate MS office (Word & Excel)
Current and Valid UK driving licence
Previous New Build Timber Frame experience
Up to date relevant knowledge of building legislation
Up to date relevant knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
Understanding and working to current NHBC standards
Experience of Partnership arrangements

Key Attributes

- Be prepared to work within various geographical areas
- Confident
- Self motivated
- Enthusiastic
- Flexible & adaptable
- Good verbal and written communicator
- Ability to work both alone and as part of a team
- Resilient
- Ability to motivate staff and sub-contractors
- Working within diverse groups

This is an exciting opportunity to work for one of the industry leaders in their field.

If you are interested in this position please apply for this role

Your expert recruitment consultant is Stephen Jordan, call today on 0121 685 8722 or email

Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Eden Brown Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.