Project Manager

  • Permanent
  • Twyford, Berkshire
  • Salary: £55000 - £68000/annum plus package


Project Manager

Location – Twyford / Reading


This role is within our clients Infrastructure business unit which is a civil engineering business focusing on small and medium scale works across the UK with expertise in Water, Environmental and Highways collaborative frameworks.

My client has been selected to work in partnership with Thames Water to deliver fantastic infrastructure. And require a Project Manager for the business that is becoming a manufacturing organisation, using production line techniques, and defaulting to offsite manufacture.

What you will be doing

Overall responsibility for the management and successful delivery of single complex projects or packages of projects delivered under the Thames Water Framework.
Specific responsibilities include management of; health and safety, design, customer relations, quality, environmental, programme and the cost/value during both pre-production (ECI phase) and production.
Monitor the progress of offsite and onsite operations against deadlines and budget limitations.
Create a positive team culture and environment on your projects to support improved wellbeing and performance.
In addition to the normal attributes of a successful leader this role will require determination and doggedness as you will be changing for the better the way in which many people currently work embedding production line thinking and our "offsite first" philosophy. What we will need from you

Excellent team leader with great people management skills and strong analytical, problem-solving and organisational capabilities.
Experience of both pre-production and production project management in a major project's environment desirable.
Able to lead and inspire a diverse team.
Contract administration experience desirable.
Has excellent communication and customer service skills. Has an appreciation of MMC, Lean Construction, Agile Programme Management, Production Thinking and other techniques that assure programme, cost and quality performance.
Programme focused with an ability to plan and organise resources to deliver on time and in full.
Recognises the many benefits of maintaining exemplary site organisation and tidiness.
Commercially astute – lead other team members to produce accurate time and cost forecasts and reports.
BIM/digital experience desirable.
Minimum HNC qualified in a manufacturing/construction subject desirable.
IT literacy essential.
Professional qualification is desirable.
SMSTS safety qualification and relevant CSCS card is desirable
Experience in a similar role within a manufacturing or construction organisation is desirable.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with a range of people. For more information on this role please apply or call Adam Farquharson on (phone number removed)

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