Project Manager

Project Manager

Ref: JO-2201-109769 | £45000 - £49000 per annum | Location:City of London, London, England | Added:12/01/22

The Company

Quest have partnered with a leading Creative Centre looking for a Project Manager to join their team. The role will join their projects teams, dedicated to the delivery of building and engineering refurbishment projects across their site.

The role encompasses project delivery from inception to commissioning and must be organised to minimise disruption to on-going events, activities as well as providing effective control of the capital budget.

The Role

The Project Manager will have relevant demonstrable experience of building and/or engineering related project management from either the public or private sectors

Day to day responsibilities will include:

  • To provide a complete project management service to all the divisions
  • To manage projects in accordance with the City’s Procurement Regulations, Standing Orders and Financial Regulations and ensure suitable standards of quality and workmanship are obtained
  • To prepare, where appropriate, committee reports for capital and supplementary revenue projects. These may take the form of gateway reports, progress reports, bid reports and issue reports.
  • To prepare, where appropriate, internal reports for the approval
  • To liaise with Procurement Teams and agree the procurement route for the tendering/appointment of all consultants, contractors, and suppliers.
  • To prepare the necessary specification and tender documents for minor projects, together with any progress reports that may be required.
  • To liaise with the procurement and agree the procurement route for the tendering/appointment of all consultants, contractors, and suppliers.
  • To prepare the necessary specification and tender documents for minor projects, together with any progress reports that may be required.
  • To be a co-operative and working member of the Projects Team and liaise closely with the Engineering Services Team.
  • Take reasonable care for one’s own health & safety, and that of other persons that may be affected within the relevant working environment, in accordance with the Health & Safety procedures and ensure that contractors meet and comply with current health & safety regulations.
  • To undertake any other duty that may be required by the Head of Engineering and Projects or Director of Operations & Buildings.

The Skills and Experience Required

To be successful in your application for the Project Manager role you will have:

  • Educated to a degree level in a building related discipline such as architecture, building surveying, engineering, construction, project management or quantity surveying
  • A working knowledge of current health and safety legislation in engineering/construction, including the Construction Design and Management Regulations 2015
  • A detailed understanding of construction contracts and contract administration with the ability to draft agreements for consultants and co-commissioning agreements
  • Strong written communication skills with the ability to write clear and concise reports, specifications, tender documents, and applications to statutory bodies (e.g. Building Control, planning permission, and Listed Building consents)
  • Experience of undertaking, planning and delivery of building and/or engineering related projects in a ‘live’ environment.
  • Experience of maintaining project programmes, preparing construction contracts and administration through all stages of the project life cycle including the ability to prepare detailed schedule/scope of works and coordinated tender documentation.
  • Proven ability to write detailed and complex reports on the progress of major projects and undertake quantitative and qualitative research and to analyse data
  • Experience of working with and managing complex numerical data/statistics/budgets, producing regular management information to assist in recognising financial impacts on works and service.
  • Ability to ensure effective communication and liaison with stakeholders, at all times delivering high levels of customer service.

The role offers a generous salary up to £49,000 per annum.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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