Project Manager

Posted 6 March by Cavendish Maine Recruitment Easy Apply

Job Title: Project Manager

Location: London

Salary: Up to £70,000 plus excellent benefits

Job Ref: CTU/20014

The Company

The company is a leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. It differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. The company employs 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues and supports UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world.

The Position

As an experienced Project Manager and ambitious to achieve your career potential, you will support the Government & Municipals team on on-going design & build projects within the Public sector. It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows.

The team is involved in some of the UK’s most complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding.

Project Managers are accountable for delivery of a project or small number of projects with reasonable complexity up to £30m in value - to budget, quality and time metrics. You will be responsible for setting project delivery approach and plan in consultation with key stakeholders and for establishing project delivery plans and appropriate control mechanisms to assure delivery.

Key Accountabilities will include:

  • Overseeing an agreed scope of work and/or the operational workload of a team or contractors; ensuring allocated work is completed/resources are fully utilised in order to deliver against an agreed programme of work
  • Working within established financial systems to independently produce plans and schedules and track and manage budgets, highlighting variances in order to manage and control project delivery targets
  • Analysing and reviewing a range of data to identify key existing and emerging themes and trends. Using own and others’ analysis to provide recommendations that support project decision-making.

The Candidate

Roles at this level will manage and/or deliver programmes of work to meet defined objectives.
A Project Manager will be responsible for delivering their work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience.

Relevant experience should include management of small to medium sized project (AKA 'core’ sized projects). In addition, candidates should have commercial acumen and the ability to manage relationships with external stakeholders and be able to demonstrate "Expert" level expertise in project management, ideally backed up with professional qualifications or chartered status and a strong academic background.

On offer is a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition some excellent benefits are available, such as:

Highly competitive salary, discretionary bonus, PMI and income protection, annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell and one of the best contributory pensions in the industry, interest free Season Ticket Loan, Annual Professional Subscription Paid, Life Assurance, Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave, Long Term Service Awards.

Reference: 34619215

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