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Project Manager Construction

Location: Manchester Office – Sites anywhere North West/Yorkshire

Primary Purpose and Scope of the Job:        

  • To take responsibility for operational supervision and delivery of the project.
  • To be responsible for ensuring a customer focused service, whilst achieving key performance targets and value for money including compliance with financial regulations, standing orders and audit.
  • To take responsibility for the effective, efficient and consistent communication of information and monitoring of budgets and progress in relation to a project.

Key Tasks:

  1. Project administration and financial supervision, including the management of budgets, correct financial coding, ordering, variations and processing of payments in accordance with MCR policy, procedures and financial regulations.
  2. To be responsible for the delivery of MCR projects.
  3. To be responsible for the management and monitoring of Health and Safety for the technical officers ensuring that H&S policy and procedure are being complied with at all times.
  4. To be responsible for performance management by target setting & monitoring to ensure performance.
  5. Provide reports for a variety of stakeholder audiences and support the Asset Manager at meetings as required.
  6. To effectively demonstrate service improvements by being proactive with a strong focus on value for money and performance at all times.
  7. To assist the Asset Manager with procurement activities and the correct implementation of contracts.
  8. To have responsibility for the management, monitoring and regular review of resources required for the delivery of projects, ensuring that the appropriate co-operation and prioritisation is made where applicable.
  9. To assist the Asset Manager, be pro-active and approach work in co-operation with other Managers to identify and develop opportunities for service improvements and business development maximising the use of our investment in technology.
  10. To undertake works including but not limited disrepair cases, insurance claims and structural works.
  11. To assist with the gathering of stock condition information and the maintenance of IT systems.

Accountability & Performance Standards:

  • To project manage capital investment programmes.
  • To manage allocated budgets and their alignment with MCR Business Plan and Asset Management Plan; including cost forecasts/projections and final figures.
  • To Manage Health and Safety compliance, giving specific consideration to CDM, Building and Planning Regulations.
  • To proactively manage staff, contractors and consultants in the delivery of projects.
  • To demonstrate Value for Money projects and evidence improvements in service delivery.
  • To communicate effectively with other departments within MCR.

Project Manager Construction

Manchester, UK

Published on 12 Jan 2021