Senior Project Manager - Earthworks
- GBP65000.00 - GBP80000 per annum + strong benefits
- UK, Buckinghamshire
- Construction & Engineering, Project Management
- 13th March 2019
- Job Type
Position: Senior Project Manager
Location: Home Counties
Remuneration: 65,000 - 80,000 with strong benefits package including private medical, DC pension, 25 days holiday, strong car allowance.
Due to the securing of a new project, a Principal Contractor is seeking to attract a Senior Project Manager to their team. You will be responsible for leading the engineering function on a £46m civil engineering project. You will oversee the safe delivery of all works, planning and progress, commercial reconciliation and implementation of quality management.
Why this role over others?
This is a great position for someone wanting greater responsibility, you will have full control of the entire project. Reporting directly to the Contracts Director you will be empowered to make your own decisions and will not micromanaged.
They offer an extremely friendly and flexible approach which will give you the freedom to perform to the best of your abilities and a culture built on trust of delivery.
What you'll be doing
-Lead, manage, maintain, enforce, monitor and promote high standards of HSEQ
-Continually seek to satisfy the customer and any stakeholder achieving high standards
-Lead, manage, monitor and communicate on programme and site management - fully understand the programme and produce contract programme and procurement schedules.
-Lead the control and monitoring of project costs, plus financial and commercial performance
-Ensure all site based suppliers are fully instructed on relevant Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality requirements
-Train/develop all staff under your control - be an integral part of the appraisal process, understand training / development needs
-Liaise closely with the commercial team in the financial aspects of the project, fully understanding costs, value and potential opportunities
-Business Improvement - continually seek to improve business processes
-Build positive Supply Chain relationships in all areas of disciplines
-Lead on ensuring design and construction value engineering and innovation
-Produce results which create excellent project performance
What you'll need?
-A degree, HND or HNC (equivalent) in civil engineering
-Demonstrable experience as operating as a Number One on a large earthworks project
-Wider experience in other civil baised scope of work (Highways, Strucutres, Deep Drainage etc)
-Experience in self delivery and commercial awareness of this - understanding the value of work
-Ability to communicate with site team, site management and clients
-Ability to challenge others when necessary
-Full driving licence
-Standard MS Office IT Skills