Project Manager

  • Job Reference: 4983
  • Date Posted: 7 February 2024
  • Recruiter: 300 North
  • Location: Manchester City Centre, Greater Manchester, England
  • Salary: £280 to £325 Per Day
  • Sector: Facilities / Estates Management, Construction
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Project Manager

Greater Manchester

£280 - £325 per day 

12 months contract 

Our client is looking for a Project manager to join their team and oversee a number of contracts across Greater Manchester on public buildings. 

The Role 

You will be responsible liaison with internal teams and is responsible for ensuring that all works are carried out in a planned, controlled, and safe manner in accordance with the Health & Safety plan and the construction programme.

  • Determine and define scope of work and deliverables together with the Pre-construction Team.
  • Advise the Client on resourcing requirements.
  • Manage and monitor the necessary permits, approvals, and other regulatory prerequisites.
  • Liaise with the Professional Team and assist with the drafting and submission of budget based on the scope of work and resource requirements.
  • Manage and monitor costs in order to meet budget.
  • Advise on specialist services, including consultants, contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers required in connection with the programme.
  • Liaise with the Professional Team, prepare and manage the strategic programme for the design, procurement, and construction of the Project.
  • Monitor actual against planned progress, identifying corrective actions/ recommendations.
  • Manage and monitor the performance of the Professional Team and Contractors. Report to the Client.
  • Issue progress updates as requested.
  • Prepare monthly client progress reports in an agreed format.
  • Advise the Client of any decisions required and obtain authorisation.
  • Liaise with the Professional Team and manage design compliance with all relevant building and safety codes, including the procurement of design compliance certificates.
  • Liaise with the Professional Team and assist the selection and management of subcontractor and supplier relationships.

Qualifications & Experience 

  • Qualification in Project Manager, Building Construction, Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or Architecture or relevant experience. 
  • 5-7 years of experience in project management within construction.
  • Ability to read and understanding blueprints and drawings.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and general computer software.
  • Ability to budget, schedule, negotiate, and control costs.
  • High degree of familiarity with contract and subcontract documents, terms, and conditions.
  • Strong leadership and management skills.
  • Strong attention to deadlines and budgetary guidelines.

If you are interested in this role, please apply immediately