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Project Manager

  • Location: Bromsgrove
  • Salary: £65k - 75k per year + Car package, bonus, pension
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

  • Sector: Residential
  • Contact: Paul Wilkinson
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 13 December 2023
  • Job Ref: 404187PWI

My client is looking to appoint a Project Manager for one of their flagship sites in Birmingham. My clients are a HBF 5 star house builder who have grown their reputation over the years of building quality family homes.

The successful candidate will be responsible for delivery of a new high rise projects to the highest standard of safety, within the construction budget and construction programme

Key Accountabilities

  • Primarily responsible for constructing the works in accordance with the designs; co-ordinating and managing day to day activity for residential house building projects
  • Liaising with the Design team to ensure plot designs meet specification and ensure buildability
  • Development of project documentation; programmes and budgets with the Contracts Manager
  • Responsible for programming and planning all works, all site resources including labour, plant and materials;
  • Production of reports relevant to the stages of each project
  • Delivering projects with the framework of risk, sustainability and environmental considerations agreed at the project launch
  • Deal with man management on site so that the workforce is motivated and directed to maintain output and adhere to standards; leading by example
  • Work with the commercial team in the selection of subcontractors and ensure they are effectively managed throughout the project
  • Maintaining focus on time, cost and quality of build
  • Formulating and discussing programmes and schedules
  • Liaising with various sub-contractors on their current programme of works
  • Managing the progress of sub-contractors with regards to priority works
  • Quality control, detailing and protection
  • Liaising with architects, engineers and other additional consultants
  • Monitoring all site activity against quality standards, productivity targets and deadlines; ensuring materials are ordered, stored and used in a cost-effective manner
  • Responsible for identifying overspend and highlighting potential savings; Responsible for the planning and co-ordination of sub-contract trades; Providing progress reports
  • Produce Contract and Target programmes and ensure that these are translated into short term programmes effectively by their site team
  • Ensure that SHE Management Policy is implemented and maintained on all sites and to lead by example
  • Monitoring Health and Safety on site
  • Responsible for security of the site
  • Attending Project meetings
  • Managing weekly/monthly programmes;
  • Identify critical path items, including information, that are required to maintain the works programme, scheduling them, sourcing them, ensuring that the Construction Manager is informed of any items that need to be put on the procurement schedule where lead times are known;
  • Hold regular site meetings with sub-contractors and report on progress and performance, and bring to the attention of the Contracts Manager and QS any issues that are or are likely to cause delay to the works programme;

Experience, Skills and Knowledge

  • Demonstrable track record of high rise residential building project management
  • New build main contractor experience
  • Ability to lead and work with multi-disciplinary teams and interface with clients; Self-motivated and proactive;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills;
  • Excellent technical and practical knowledge and the ability to resolve important detail;
  • Must hold a full Driving Licence and valid to drive in the UK.
  • First Aid Trained;
  • SMSTS Qualified.

Package and Benefits

  • Excellent basic salary
  • Company car / car allowance
  • Bonus
  • Pension

This is a superb opportunity to join a market leading developer with an excellent reputation in the market place. For more information call the number provided or send an up to date CV to