Project Manager

Posted 06 September 2023
Salary £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Job type Permanent
SpecialismConstruction & Property
Expiry 07 October 2023

Job description

Job Title: Project Manager

Location: Canterbury, Kent (Nationwide travel required)

Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum, plus car allowance and other benefits

Type: Full Time Permanent

Hybrid Working: 1-2 days in the office, with the remainder involving site visits and remote work.

Qualifications: SMSTS, CSCS, Fire Warden, First Aid (Joiner by trade is desirable)

Additional Requirements: Clean full UK Driving License

Time Recruitment is actively seeking experienced Project Managers with fit-out expertise to join a family-owned and managed contractor in the Canterbury and Kent area. If you have an experience working with small-medium sized contractors and are ready for a new opportunity, this role may be the perfect fit for you.

About the Company:

Our client boasts a team of professionals with extensive Tier 1 Contractor backgrounds and a wealth of experience in commercial, retail, and leisure fit-out and refurbishment projects across the UK. They have established strong relationships with high-profile clients and are expanding their operational team to further enhance their project delivery capabilities. This is an excellent opportunity for an intermediate-level Project Manager who has worked with SME Contractors and is eager to advance their career.

Key Responsibilities:

Meeting clients and end-users on-site
Managing up to three projects concurrently
Conducting subcontractor meetings and recording minutes
Overseeing project timelines and coordinating material deliveries
Utilizing MS Projects and Excel for project programming
Prioritizing health and safety and risk management
Maintaining client engagement and effective communication
Collaborating with Site Managers for smooth project delivery
Assisting with preconstruction and tendering activities, including client interviews
Reporting findings to the commercial team for pricing purposes
Cost management for projects ranging from £50K to £150K (with QS involvement for larger projects)
Budget and project phasing maintenance for timely, high-quality delivery

Candidate Requirements:

Residing within 1-1.5 hours of Canterbury
Willingness to travel nationwide for client meetings, site visits, and subcontractor coordination
Background in joinery is advantageous
Minimum 5 years of Project Manager experience in construction fit-out and refurbishment projects (up to £5M)
Preferably experienced in commercial, retail, and leisure projects
Costing experience up to £150K is desirable

If you meet the above criteria and are excited about this opportunity, please submit your updated CV for consideration. We look forward to reviewing your application and will be in touch with qualified candidates.