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 investment 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 and mixed use developments across Cornwall, its primary purpose is to generate a future revenue stream for its owners but also has a number of other key priorities such as having a positive impact on the design quality and sustainability of the built environment in Cornwall.
The core element of accountability will be to manage an operational budget and take the leadership of numerous construction project teams made up of consultants and supply chain partner
Motivate and lead projects, along with managing 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 optimal 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.
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. Sphere Solutions are a market leader in the South West & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in St. Austell, Plymouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea and Southampton. We pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with local, regional and national contractors, developers and consultancies and offer a bespoke, discreet and professional service delivered by highly experienced consultants.