Project Manager

Posted 2 November by Interserve

Job purpose

With overall responsibility for the management and success of the project, including customer relations, health and safety, quality, environmental, programme and the cost/value of operations.


  • Leading regular site meetings with project team;
  • Maintaining strict quality control procedures;
  • Conducting regular site safety checks;
  • Ensuring the project runs to program and to budget;
  • Being proactive in the identification and resolution of problems;
  • Ensuring the project team comply with the Companies Business Management System;
  • Reviewing methods of working, alternative materials etc in order to maximise commercial profitability;
  • Maintaining effective long term relationships with the customer and their representatives/advisors;
  • Providing aftercare services to the customer;
  • Leading the implementation and maintenance of ICL strategy and policies for Sustainability, Health & Safety, Quality, Environmental, Training & Development etc and acting as an exemplar of the ICL culture and values;
  • Monitoring, supporting, mentoring and counselling members of the project team in their personal development;
  • Seeking and developing on going continuous improvement;
  • Weekly review of progress against Target Programme;
  • Ensure that short term programmes prepared and agreed with supply chain;
  • Attendance at monthly CVR meetings;
  • Keeping good records - Diaries, Labour Returns, Weekly/Monthly ICL reports;
  • Any other duties relevant to the role.

Knowledge skills & experience

  • Strong leadership and people management skills;
  • Technical knowledge and experience;
  • Commercial and financial awareness;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with a range of people;
  • Ability to plan and organise resources in order to meet tight deadlines;
  • Customer/Client focus;
  • Strong background in refurbishment projects (desirable)
  • Strong background in complex structural and temporary works 


  • Experience - Comprehensive site management experience gained over a sustained period;
  • Experience of project planning;
  • Minimum HNC qualified (in relevant construction subject);
  • Professional qualification (desirable);
  • CITB level 3 Safety Course (desirable);
  • CSCS Card – Appropriate level (desirable);
  • IT literate (desirable);
  • Experienced and competent in using Asta Power Project (desirable);
  • High level of leadership and management skills (desirable);
  • Experience in a similar role;
  • Experience in relevant sector e.g. Education, New Build, Refurb, Healthcare, University sector, Commercial etc.

Reference: 39278307

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