Construction Project Manager

Location Leicester
Job-type Permanent
Salary £40000 - £55000
Contact Jess Farrell
Call Jess
Reference JF17713_1713337206

A progressive and multi-disciplinary Consultancy based in Leicester is currently seeking a dedicated and ambitious Construction Project Manager to join their dynamic Project Management team.

This is an excellent opportunity for a professional eager to take on challenging schemes in both the private and public sectors, including commercial, retail, residential, and educational projects.

The Construction Project Manager Role

The successful Construction Project Manager will play a crucial role in the Project Management team, with a focus on delivering diverse projects within the region. You will handle a wide range of responsibilities, from developing initial client briefs to overseeing projects through to completion, across various sectors.

Key Responsibilities of the Construction Project Manager:

  • Coordinating, managing, and maintaining communication with clients, stakeholders, and consultants to ensure project requirements are met.
  • Overseeing the design process, managing change, and ensuring project control pre- and post-contract, including financial management across all RIBA stages.
  • Developing and managing procurement strategies and activities.
  • Leading and participating in risk, value, and opportunities management, including workshop facilitation.
  • Chairing meetings and ensuring clear communication lines with all involved parties.
  • Preparing and issuing key reports such as Project Execution Plans, Strategy Reports, Risk Registers, and Progress Reports.
  • Actively participating in the development of new business opportunities, including bid preparation and presentations.

The Construction Project Manager

  • NEC accreditation or substantial experience in administering NEC contracts is ideal.
  • Previous experience in a similar role within a construction consultancy environment.
  • A construction-related degree is highly desirable.
  • Membership in construction-related professional bodies (RICS, CIOB, CIBSE, etc.) is preferred.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of building technology and construction principles.
  • A strong understanding of risk management including identification, management, mitigation, and transfer.
  • Proficiency in IT tools such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project, along with excellent bid writing and presentation skills.

In Return?

  • £40,000 - £55,000
  • 26 Days holiday + Bank holidays
  • Hybrid working
  • Life assurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Discretionary company bonus
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Wellbeing support and Employee Assistance Programme
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Company phone and laptop
  • Regular socials

If you are a Project Manager considering your career opportunities, then please contact Jess Farrell at Brandon James.

01628 367054

Reference #JF17713

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