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Project Manager

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Full-time

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Car & Benefits

  • Contact:

    Amanda Lau

  • Contact email:

    alau@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    AL-81

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-30

  • Startdate:

    2019-09-01

Project Manager (Consultancy- Residential Projects) 
£60k-£70k+ Car & Benefits 
Manchester

I am working with one of the leading project and cost management consultancies. We are looking for a Project Manager with strong residential experience to join the team in the Manchester office. The ideal candidate will come from a consultancy background have recent residential experience i.e. Housing, Apartments, Student Accommodation, Hotels, Later Living

Client facing experience is a MUST. Genuine progression available for the right candidate working for one of the UK’s leading consultancies.

Responsibilities:
• Effective delivery of project management services in a Client facing role 
• Lead the management and execution of larger and more complex construction projects through the whole project life cycle, utilising best practice methodology 
• Establish and build positive and collaborative relationships with all project stakeholders in accordance with the comapanies values 
• Act as account manager for Clients providing service delivery, demonstrating your role as a key stakeholder and first point of contact 
• Accountability for the commercial success of commissions and/or projects placed under your control; including the effective and efficient management of project accounts, governance and resource requirements 
• Ensuring service delivery compliance with the companies policies, toolkits and standards 
• Provide guidance, leadership and technical expertise to team members 
• Manage individuals including performance and development reviews as well as mentoring and coaching less experienced colleagues 
• Implementing the team business plan, developing business opportunities in line with the team business strategy and looking for market opportunities for new or repeat business 
• Support the preparation of fee proposals and bid submissions 

Requirements:
Experience on Commercial Property developments, and working with Developers:
• Residential 
• Office 
• Hotels 
• Student Residential

• Ability to line manage, which can be evidenced from current role
• Ability to commercially manage a project, fees, appointments, etc.
• A Highly motivated and collaborative Project Management Practitioner with experience in delivering projects 
• Experience with another consultancy in a PM role 
• Ability to win work, or manage Clients 
• MRICS or MAPM or similar qualified 
• Valid driving licence 
• High level of IT expertise 
• Able to act as the key day to day client interface 
• Focus on delivering what the customer wants 
• Understanding of project governance, process and behaviours 
• Understanding of contract administration (JCT and/or NEC), and have successfully administered these contracts 

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail then contact Amanda Lau at Akton Recruitment.