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Project Manager Client side

Job Description

Project Manager  - Client side

It is with great confidence and opportunity that Sphere Solutions are currently assisting to recruit a Project Manager for a construction and development organisation in the heart of Cornwall.

Described as an Investment & Development partnership,  this organisation is currently on the search for a Project Manager to work alongside the Head of Construction. The sole purpose is to manage multiple projects from design through to handover and aftercare, ensuring a quality build, safely and to agreed budgets and time scales. Project will be varied including, residential, commercial and mixed use developments across Cornwall.

The role:

  • Manage an operational budget and take charge of numerous construction project teams made up of consultants and supply chain partner

  • Manage performance, ensuring the successful delivery of all construction activities

  • Implementing the best contracting and procurement strategy, overseeing the appointment of contractors and suppliers

  • Lead monthly project meetings, both in pre-construction and construction stages, producing build programmes and reviewing design / technical approvals

  • Liaison with development teams, understanding sales & lettings to build programme, accounting for section 106 agreements

  • Proactively manage risk and opportunities, ensuring build costs are controlled, attending CVR meetings, reviewing over costs and variations

  • Monitor and inspect projects, ensuring quality and safety of all sites.

The Person
This role is an integral appointment for the operational team and will require similar experience and knowledge to be considered.

  • Significant experience working within the construction industry, managing complex major projects and a multiple project programmes or portfolios

  • Both developer & construction experience is preferred, ideally working within a client side environment would be preferred

  • Full project lifecycle knowledge including design, development, procurement, build, commissioning and handover

  • Demonstrate strong leadership capabilities

  • Excellent commercial and financial awareness on £multi-million schemes

  • Degree within a construction related discipline and preferable a membership of a professional organisation.

On offer is salary Circ £55,000 with a car allowance, pension and 28 days annual leave, there will also be a performance related bonus on offer. Having read the above and hopefully enticed you look into this role in more detail, please do call Jo Lambert on 01752 421888 for an informal chat.

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