Senior Project Director - Manchester

Job Ref:  LA2902

Industry:  Building

Salary:  Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

Location: United Kingdom

Job Type: Permanent

Posted: Jan 2, 2018

The Role:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the largest Building Contractors in the UK. As Project Director you will manage and coordinate all project construction activities and ensure that all project deliverables are achieved with regard to safety, quality, programme and cost.

Anyone having experience of working on Grade I listed buildings would be looked on favourably.

Key Responsibilities:

• Lead the site team and subcontractors to maintain the highest possible standard of safety performance at all times and ensure safety is the number one priority of all members of the team.
• Assemble and structure a competent team and monitor development and performance of individual team members.
• Implement management and monitoring procedures to cover all aspects of design, procurement, manufacture and installation of components on and off site.
• Chair and minute internal and external meetings including but not limited to - site progress, safety, team, design and sub-contract meetings.
• Support commercial team with selection and procurement of subcontract packages.
• Identify and manage third party involvement.
• Produce all necessary reports for internal and external functions.
• Motivate and support the site team and sub-contractors to deliver all targets and objectives.
• Liaise with client and design team to ensure all parties interests are being fulfilled.
• Resolve and close out all complex issues quickly and effectively.
• Pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for the effective performance of the role.
• Comply with Company rules, policies and procedures at all times.
• Carry out any other reasonable tasks which may be required from time to time and to enable the company to remain adaptable to changing markets and needs


The ideal candidate should possess:

• Relevant degree at BSc. level
• At least 15+ years relevant working experience
• Strong communication skills both written and verbal.
• A relevant CSCS card.
• SMSTS qualification.
• Technical knowledge of construction operations.
• First Aid at work.
• Appropriate IT skills including the use of company software packages.
• Communicates with colleagues and clients in a warm and persuasive way both formally and informally.
• Alters style and method to suit the audience.

Contact Details

If you are interested in the role and would like to apply or discuss the role and project in more detail please either email me or call me on +44 1995 605137.


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