Project Manager – High End Residential – Belgravia
An extremely well regarded, long established and small to medium size High End Construction company / Developer are seeking a proactive, outgoing and motivated Construction Project Manager specialising in the residential sector to assist in managing 3 projects simultaneously.
About the client: A fast-growing company that has stayed resilient and operational throughout the lockdown and is now seeing a large uptick in work coming through matching pre-pandemic levels. The majority of the projects are based in and around London, however we do also cover around the M25. This Project Management role will mean travelling from site to site as well as being office-based.
A successful candidate will have at least five years of experience in a related role to take the lead to; source materials, deal with health & safety on site, organise residential projects from start to finish, and deliver outstanding workmanship and customer service.
Outcomes – Build a network of sub-contractors and vendors as well as managing relations with existing ones. – Plan and lead team objectives and organise project priorities – Develop and execute reporting and process design – Maximise cost-savings on projects; sustainably while maintaining quality – Less than six call-backs per year for remedial works on previous works – Maintaining the ‘Average Customer Satisfaction’ rating of 5 They will manage the day-to-day operational aspects of the project(s) “end to end”.
Activities include but are not limited to – * Organising labour and scheduling. * Ensuring the quality of work on site is always up to the best possible standard. * Being responsible for sourcing materials and ensuring minimal wastage on site. * Liaising with clients, partners and building control. * Having a great understanding on various aspects of residential buildings, from foundations to plumbing all the way to decorating. * Meeting all targets. * Ensuring customer acceptance is adhered to, in writing and in line with the project plans. * Mutually agreeing payment schedules and applications for payment for the benefit of the project and the business. * Ensuring project documents are complete, current and appropriately stored. * Providing timely weekly reports in an agreed format.
Key Personal Attributes/Skills: * The ideal candidate needs to have a minimum of 5 years experience within the residential sector. * Ability to work under pressure, while liaising with internal and external stakeholders. * Flexible, with good attention to detail and maintaining a high-quality from themselves and colleagues * Exceptional communication skills, ability to influence and quickly understand business and technical concepts. * Exceptional organisational skills including ability to organise self and others * Exceptional workshop and meeting facilitation skills. * Experience managing the hard boundaries around projects, especially timescales and project scope * Experience of project and programme management emphasising long-term planning and a focus on stability to help manage risk * Good working knowledge level of MS Excel and rest of MS Office; Buildertrend welcome.
Advantage if the candidate is Multilingual Full Driving Licence Essential Benefits This role has the possibility to progression to Head of Projects position within 3 years if management qualities are demonstrated. Great company culture – 4 day week – Optional – Health care – Pension match – Bonus on profit – Car allowance – Fuel card