Project Manager (Construction Consultancy)
What is the purpose of this role?
Reporting to the Associate of the Project Management team, your role is to run projects across a variety of sectors within the business.
Preparing scopes of work, appointment documents, programmes, and communication strategies
Providing advice on procurement, contracts (JCT), logistics plans, construction plans and particular conditions
Preparing and evaluating the contractor and consultant selection process
Providing, understanding and commenting on documentation, including consultant appointments
Processing and developing change control documentation
Attending client meetings and reporting on project progress
Providing support to Cost Managers on projects
Providing input into final accounts and insight into loss and expense and LAD claims
Delegating work to junior team members where appropriate
Maintaining clients throughout the course of the project and post practical completion until issues of the defects liability certificate
How will you know if you're succeeding?
Clients are informed at all times of programme, cost and quality matters, and appraised of risk
Projects are delivered in a timely manner, to a very high standard
You will be respected by colleagues and clients, and are seen as a 'go to' person within the Project Management team
You will have built strong relationships with clients, Partners and fellow colleagues
What skills do you need in order to perform this role?
Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of a Project Manager's role, through well thought out work
Keep abreast of current business and industry news
Communicate clearly and concisely when dealing with clients, managing expectations effectively and sensitively
Manage own workload, to successfully run multiple projects at one time
Delegate project work effectively, in order to meet client objectives
Lead projects with limited supervision and guidance, delivering on time and within budget
Set a positive example to more junior members of the business
Actively engage in business development, seeking new ways to add value to the business
Previous experience and credentials?
Relevant experience working as a Project Manager within a consultancy environment
Experience working on mixed use projects with retail management
Experience of working as an EA (Employers' Agent) would be advantageous (JCT/NEC)
Working closely with the Project Management Associate and team
The wider Partner Group, in particular the Partner who heads up the Project Management team
Project teams, including internal and external Clients, Designers, Architects, Suppliers and Contractors
Compensation & Benefits?
Competitive Base Salary
Private medical cover
Interest free season ticket loan
Cycle to work scheme
If you're interested, please get in touch with Guy Dugdale - 0203 854 2963