Senior Project Manager
Senior Project Manager Northumberland - Permanent Role Up to £50,000 + benefits, dependent upon experience
Your new company
Hays are delighted to be partnering a well-established organisation, who have ambitious growth and development plans to recruit a Senior Project Manager on a permanent basis. This organisation prides itself on it being forward thinking and commercial in its approach to its Investment strategy, and the successful candidate will be working closely with the Head of Investments to deliver this organisations growth strategy including all commercial land and property acquisition, property development and disposal activities.
Your new role
As the Senior Project Manager you will assist the development, planning and implementation of larger projects, as well as lead on small / medium projects varying in value. You will work with and support the Head of Project Management in the delivery of projects within complex stakeholder environments, which will cover a variety of sectors and projects inclusive of: retail, leisure, commercial, residential and industrial.
Key duties & responsibilities:
Manage the planning and implementation of projects including advising on scope of project, budget, goals and deliverables.
Manage project budget and report on a monthly basis.
Ensure that all health and safety and quality assurance procedures are followed.
Assessing suitability of the sites, and to be involved in the design stages.
Resource requirements and help drive the project forward, achieving agreed deadlines.
What you'll need to succeed
The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate key skills and experience in the following key areas: - Pre-construction experience is key for this role and to be able to demonstrate involvement in the design stages, and viability of sites.
A proven track record managing projects from inception to completion
Experience in leading multi-discipline teams - Reading drawings and design specifications
Good experience and understanding cost reports, and the application within business case evaluations and appraisals.
Experience in the formation and administration of NEC / JCT (or similar) forms of contract. It is preferable that the candidate is degree qualified in a Construction / Property related discipline and moving towards (if not already) Chartered Status.
It is also preferable that applicants are also CAD and BIM literate, and also have knowledge and understanding of Project Management techniques and software (i.e. Prince2, MSP, Excel, Power Project or similar).
What you'll get in return
This organisation offers a competitive salary, mobile phone and laptop as well as excellent benefits inclusive of:
- 26 days holiday + bank holidays, which increases to 31 days after 3 years' service
- Up to 8% non-contributory pension scheme
- Half price gym membership
- Cashplan / Private Healthcare
- Various Salary Sacrifice Schemes.
What you need to do now
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