Project Manager

Girling Jones Limited
£35k - £45k pa + Package
05 May 2017
13 May 2017
We are looking to procure an experienced Civil Engineering "Project Manager" to join the regional team of a large main contractor. With a strong presence across the Cornwall they benefit from a strong pipeline of future work in the region as well as the backing of a £1b group business. The regional team delivers projects and programmes of work from £500k to £15m including: - Highway infrastructure improvements including bridges and other highway structures - Development site infrastructure and Section 278 highway works - Public realm, environmental improvement projects, including hard and soft landscaping in the creation of public open spaces - Coastal and marine projects - Land remediation projects Reporting into the Operations Manager the successful candidate will take over an existing team of site managers and oversee a yearly turnover of £10m - £15m made up of 3 - 6 projects, often running concurrently. Your primary objective will to bring projects from award to completion, on time and within budget with a high levels of client satisfaction. Following the successful delivery of current works programme the role will develop into a strategic role in the business for work on new opportunities, including design and build along with continued operational team development. Key duties and responsibilities: - To lead a positive, continually improving culture, helping the company to achieve health, safety and environmental objectives - Successful delivery of multiple projects on time, on budget and to the specified quality - Programme Management and optimisation of works phasing/resources - Risk identification and management, in conjunction with commercial team - Design and engineering Liaison (D&B context), maximising VE opportunities, considering buildability and commercial implications of design - Stakeholder relationship development and management - Internal and External - Partnered, proactive relationships with client side Project Managers - Commercial and contractual input working closely with the commercial team, and accountable for ensuring that projects and programmes meet commercial expectations - Ensuring delivery teams operate in accordance with legislation, company policies and procedures including contractual procedures and processes, predominantly NEC ECC - Management and Development of Operational Teams - Coaching and mentoring - Traffic Management planning, implementation and logistics - Strategic overview of co-ordinated works areas and the development of new opportunities - Company representative at Progress meetings and client led Steering Groups/Project Boards - Management reporting The successful candidate will benefit from a long term career in the region with room for promotion, exposure to exciting and challenging projects and the opportunity to work with a like-minded, friendly team with a passion for delivery and client satisfaction. We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience: - Degree Qualified or similar (Desirable) - Relevant professional qualification (Desirable, MICE preferred) - Civil Engineering experience, managing £10m contracts (Essential) - Highways and traffic management experience (Desirable) - Proven track record of managing and delivering multiple projects concurrently - Working collaboratively with design teams, as part of a D&B environment, to ensure optimal solutions - Consultancy, Contracting or Client background (Contracting preferred) - Excellent coach and mentor - Contractual knowledge of NEC Engineering and Construction Contract, including Target (Essential) - Excellent relationship management skills, including clients and other stakeholders - Establishing programme and resourcing strategies, identifying and mitigating risks, and delivering to agreed contract strategies - IT literate: Microsoft office Project, P6 or Asta Power project essential (Conject or 4 Project or similar desirable) To submit your application or to learn more about the role click APPLY Girling Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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