Project Manager – Construction



Project Manager – Construction

This consultative role presents an excellent opportunity for a proactive individual to take responsibility for providing all project management services on a number of interesting projects in and around Birmingham. You will be managing multiple projects in multiple sectors and services such as government projects, retail, residential, commercial and hospitality.

The ideal candidate have ideally worked on "National Rollout" projects and will demonstrate a positive proactive approach to the role, and will be committed to delivering customer service excellence, with good commercial results. Ideally you will have a RICS qualification or working towards it and have a detailed understanding of the pre-construction process (minimum traditional and design & build).

You will be working from the Birmingham office and there will be some travel to sites.

Key Responsibilities:

* To support business objectives of delivering value for money in all circumstances

* To carry out assigned duties efficiently and in accordance with processes and procedures

* Comply with established procurement/commercial/contractual strategies

* Take personal responsibility for complying with Environmental, Health, Safety, Security and Quality Standards

Professional Skills:

Management and preparation of key stage reports from feasibility through to completion and post-handover

Preparation of various programmes

Management of meetings, taking and preparation of minutes

Preparation of progress reports and presentation at monthly client meetings

Running a competitive tender process including managing queries from tendering contractors

Managing multiple projects on 'LIVE’ operational sites

Assistance with the preparation of contract documents

Management of multi-disciplinary project teams

Working knowledge of various forms of building contracts

Experience of Administering building contracts

Industrial sector experience

NEC Contracts


Experience of Microsoft Office word processing packages

Experience of PM related IT systems e.g. Microsoft Project

Minimum 5 years’ experience of project management

Detailed understanding of the pre-construction process (minimum traditional and design & build)

Understanding of design development and stakeholder engagement

Strong influencing skills

Resilient & tenacious

Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team

Well organised

Excellent communication / negotiating skills

A track record of working with teams and managing projects by prioritising workloads and delivering to deadlines


Professional Qualifications – CIOB, APM, RICS or working towards

Experience of programme/portfolio management

Experience of working as part of a client organisation

Detailed knowledge and experience of JCT, design & build, fixed price contracts

Experience of sustainable design and delivery

Despite our best efforts it is not always possible to respond to every application individually due to the high volume of responses we receive on each vacancy

Only candidates who are short listed will be contacted for this particular role and if you have not heard from us within 7 days please assume that you have not be successful. However, we will keep your details on our database, and will contact you when other suitable positions come in

To apply for this job please visit