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Project Manager

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £60k - 65k per year + plus package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 20 days ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Paul Wilkinson
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 02 July 2024
  • Job Ref: 407514PWI

My client has a fantastic opportunity for a Project Manager to join their team based at their West Yorkshire based office working on education and health projects. My client is a leading Tier 1 main contractor who deliver projects across a range of sectors including health, education, highways, justice, defence, aviation, water and environment.

The role will be a site based role, with critical responsibility for the management and success of the project, including customer relations, health and safety, quality, environmental, programme and the cost/value of operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Providing leadership, and energy;
  • Controlling prelims, and project budgets;
  • Ensuring the construction works run to strict programme;
  • Managing pre-construction activities;
  • Maintaining strict quality control procedures;
  • Procurement and management of the supply chain;
  • Management of change – client/Company/supply chain;
  • Lead regular site meetings with all interested parties;
  • Conducting regular site safety checks;
  • Being proactive in the identification and resolution of problems;
  • Maintaining effective long term relationships with the customer and their representatives/advisors;
  • Ensuring the project team comply with the Companies Business Management System;
  • Being proactive in the identification and resolution of problems;
  • Reviewing methods of working, alternative materials etc. in order to maximise commercial profitability;
  • Seeking and developing ongoing continuous improvement;
  • Providing aftercare services to the customer;
  • Implementing and maintaining the Company's Policies for Sustainability, Health and Safety, Quality, Environmental, Training and Development etc. and acting as an exemplar of the Company culture and values;
  • Coaching and motivating subordinates;

Experience and qualifications

  • Detailed knowledge of building regulations;
  • Experience of project planning;
  • Experience of a similar role working for a main contractor (essential);
  • Professional qualification (desirable);
  • CITB level 3 Safety Course;
  • CSCS Card – Appropriate level;
  • Experienced and competent in using Asta Power Project. (desirable).
  • Strong leadership and management skills;
  • Technical knowledge and experience;
  • Commercial and financial awareness;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills;
  • Understanding of different contracts e.g. NEC, JCT.

Salary and Package

  • Competitive salary
  • Car allowance
  • 26 days annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell up to 3 days holiday)
  • Private medical insurance for yourself (with the option to buy family cover)
  • Life Assurance
  • Defined contribution pension scheme matched up to 8%
  • 2 days volunteering opportunities
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and parental leave
  • Employee Assistance Programme including financial advice and guidance
  • Professional membership fees
  • Flexible Benefits scheme which includes the opportunity to purchase benefits such as:
  • Critical illness insurance (with option to purchase for your partner)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Travel insurance
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Retail vouchers/payroll giving/activity pass for top leisure attraction

This is a superb opportunity to join an established but growing business working with opportunity for career progression. For more information on this role please contact Paul Wilkinson on the number supplied or via email on