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Project Manager

Ref MAX8896 Consultant Katie Keenan Region Midlands and East Anglia Location Cambridge Salary to £60K Salary Band Up to £59,999 TypePermanent Job Posted 06/03/2020 Status Active: Maxim working on candidate shortlist

A Project Manager position has become available in Cambridge with a leading cost management, project management  construction services consultancy company.

The successful canditate will help develop a number of projects whilst working directly with clients. Full training and support will be provided.

Project Details

The successful Project Manager applicant will be working in Cambridge on construction projects within a number of industry sectors including the Commercial, Retail and Residential sectors. This will include Project Managing live projects to build new offices, shops, houses, flats and schools.

A fully supported APC program will be offerd to the candidate as well as generous benefit package such as Birthday leave, Life Assurance and Pension.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Work directly with premium clients to create and develop a number of projects concurrently from start to completion, ensuring successful delivery for a range of demanding clients
  • Manage the delivery of a range of construction projects including office and retail developments to produce the required deliverables including working to budget, time and quality requirements.
  • Prepare and maintain Project Reports including programme, quality and cost.
  • Advise and carrry out service supply appointments including tender selection and documentation etc.
  • Attend and at times chair meetings as agreed with the client and where appointed direct/instruct on behalf of the client.
  • Manage all stages of the project and respond to any matters relating to the client. Execute recognised project control techniques  including value and risk management processes.
  • Communicate with all client suppliers and operators to ensure the client brief and specification are adopted, maintained and delivered to agreed programmes.
  • Manage on-going project reviews, change control and completion activities.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Strong cross sector experience with a focus on one or more of the following sectors; high quality retail, commercial, residential and education related project
  • Strong capability with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Project and Advantage is highly desirable
  • Innovative and flexible mindset and professional and dedicated attitude.
  • Willingness to develop, learn and progress within a career path.
  • Possess strong communication skills and able to consistently offer an excellent standard of customer service to clients and stakeholders
  • Have a team work approach and be willing to support colleagues and the business.

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience in a similar role within client side consultancy Project Management position.
  • Degree qualified with a construction related degree such as Quantity Surveying, Project Management, Architecture or Construction Management
  • Hold MRICS, APM, MCIOB or an equivalent construction or Project Management accrditation

Employing Company Overview and Profile

A leading cost management and project management consultancy with an international presence that work throughout the UK, and internationally including in Australia and South Africa.

They have an excellent reputation that they have been building for decades and are a visionary, innovative and forward-thinking company and employer of Project Managers.

They have been recognised as a Good Employer by Building Magazine for many years.

A full client profile will be provided to applicants shortlisted for interviews.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

  • A fully supported APC program will be offerd to the successful candidate
  • Generous salary and benefit package
  • Birthday leave
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension.
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