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Croydon, Croydon - Greater London
020 7562 1807
Job Title: Senior Project Manager - Construction
Start date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
Hours: Full-time, 36 hours per week
We're looking for a talented individual to be responsible for delivering a programme of developments through to handover and final evaluation.
Your duties will include:-
Reporting to the Development Manager you will lead and manage a regional team to deliver a programme of developments through to handover and final evaluation, as well as project managing more complex and higher value schemes.
You will have lead responsibility for resolving construction issues on a portfolio of sites post-handover including defects taking corrective action where necessary to ensure delivery of schemes within agreed budgets and timescales.
You will monitor and manage and report progress against milestones, cash flow and expenditure against budgets.
You will ensure schemes are delivered and grant claimed in accordance with milestones agreed with the GLA and / or HCA. Ensuring GLA and HCA regulations is complied with for clean compliance audits.
You'll have a 'can do' attitude and be experienced in the Development and construction process across a range of building and tenure types
An understanding of contract law and procurement practices.
You will have or be working towards a professional qualification in a related field. I.e. MRICS , CIOB or to have relevant project management experience
The successful candidate will be positive in outlook and a perennial high achiever working well under pressure.
Be able to successfully deliver complex housing development schemes on time and to budget.
Have excellent negotiation and communication skills
Demonstrate how you value, create and sustain stakeholder and client relations
You must have
Excellent project and programme management skills
Excellent financial and numerical skills including budget and cashflow management
Good Communication skills (written, oral)
Excellent customer service skills
Strong organisational skills
A ‘can –do’ attitude
Excellent procurement and negotiating skills, with a track record of securing good value contracts
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to form long lasting productive relationships with contractors, consultants, developers and other key partners
Please note: Rates are correct at time of posting and are an approximate indication only. Rates are subject to change