A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager to join a world leading construction consultancy in their Southampton office. You will be Project Managing or assisting in the project management of a range of building projects inclusive of residential, commercial property, education and leisure. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established yet growing office of this renowned consultancy.
Projects include residential, commercial property, education and leisure. The majority of work will be new build and / or refurbishment, with project values ranging from £1m - £20m+, with some of the larger projects reaching circa £50m in value.
Responsibilities and Duties
Effectively deliver Project Management services across a range of market sectors in particular; residential, commercial property, education and leisure
Support Senior staff on complex multi-faceted projects
Provide support to the head of office as required on all business issues including but not limited to business development, client management, bid writing, thought leadership
Desired Skills and Experience
Experience of both pre and post contract project management responsibilities
Experience of both public and private sector clients (desirable, not essential)
To be conversant with all aspects of project management
Strong IT skills with an understanding of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
The ability to effectively chair and minute meetings
Ideally, you will have experience of working in a consultancy environment
To be comfortable working independently (with senior support) whilst being pro-active and helping to identify what the next steps are in order to keep the project on track
A courteous manner with a high level of professionalism
A disciplined thinker and analytical, numerate, problem solver who has the judgement and the capacity to think complex issues through and develop effective solutions in a timely fashion.
A relevant construction qualification or Prince2 and/or working towards professional membership of recognised institution i.e. APM or RICS
Degree qualification in Project Management or other relevant construction related qualification is desired
Employing Company Overview and Profile
The company are a world leading project and cost management consultancy operating at the forefront of a variety of construction sectors across both property and infrastructure. They place great emphasis on training and development of their staff whilst providing cutting-edge expertise to their clients.
Additional Benefits Package and Incentives
The company offer a car allowance or company car option, plus additional competitive market benefits.