Project Manager

Posted 14 June by Ardmore Construction Limited

Ardmore Group are seeking a Project Manager for one of our latest prestigious site in SE1 the project manager would ideally have experience in building schools , experience being a number 1 on site and able to client face and deal with multiple stake holders

As a tier 1 Main Contractor we are looking for an experienced project manager with that wants to progress and achieve excellence in their trade.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

• Take overall responsibility for the construction project. Maintain and enhance relations with the client, professional team, subcontractors, local authority, regulators and the general public. Attend weekly and monthly client meetings and prepare progress reports for the client.

• Manage the cost of construction within the budget allowed and variations agreed with the client and/or Ardmore Directors. Highlight variations from budget for a Directors decision. Review the monthly Contract Value Report (CVR) prepared by the commercial manager. Attend a monthly CVR meeting to explain the position to the Directors.

• Establish the site to provide a good working office and welfare environment in compliance with company norms and legal requirements.

• Manage the allocated site management and administrative personnel and take time to develop them individually to make use of their strengths and address their weaknesses, building them into a loyal team. Aim to inspire them through example.

The Project Manager has the following duties:-

  • Assist in the preparation and production of Procurement Programme and lists of tendering contractors based on the head office procurement database subject to sign off by the Directors.
  • Attend Part 2 Subcontractor procurement meetings with commercial staff
  • Check and verify (by way of signature) Purchase Control Forms for compliance with budgetary constraints and the Building Contract
  • Check and verify (by way of signature) Sub-Contractor and Consultant’s payments
  • Active involvement in cost control such as resourcing levels compared to budgets, preliminaries expenditure generally and work packages
  • See that surveyors take off quantities of materials in accordance with the required delivery schedule so as to maintain a flow of materials for construction without bringing materials to site too early.
  • Contribution to Value Engineering exercises

The Project Manager has the following duties:-

  • Assist with the initial Design Risk Assessment
  • Provide construction programme
  • Assist in compilation of Procurement Schedule
  • Be party to the production of the Risk Register
  • Take an active role with DTM process
  • Understand the ER's and project scope
  • Have day-to-day control of the DM
  • Be party to agreeing the stage payments for the design team
  • Take an active role with VE issues
  • Assess the suitability of design
  • Be party to the samples process
  • Be actively involved with the site information gathering, site records for Code and BREEAM
  • Be party to the design delivery programme
  • Be party to and oversee the production and delivery of the health and safety file and operation and maintenance manuals at the end of the project

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Required skills

  • Client Meetings
  • Local Authority
  • Schools
  • Site Management
  • Information Gathering

Application question

Available immediately ?

Reference: 37513668

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