Project Manager

Location Cambridge
Discipline: Project Management
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Contact name: Georgie Marden

Contact email: georgie.marden@aldwychconsulting.com
Job ref: BBBH2505_1718030952
Published: 9 days ago


Are you a Project Manager looking for a new opportunity in Cambridge? Do you want to work on a variety of exciting and challenging projects? Do you want to join an innovative team? If so, keep reading!!

This well-established consultancy firm is looking for an ambitious and driven Project Manager to join their passionate team in Cambridge. You will have the opportunity to work on and take the lead on multi - million-pound projects across multiple sectors including education, residential, commercial and more! This is the perfect role for someone who enjoys fast paced working environments where they can consistently challenge themself.

If you're looking for a company that will invest in YOU and allow you to have the work-life balance and career progression that you've been looking for, this company takes great pride in ensuring great wellbeing for their employees, with flexible working patterns and clear, structured training programmes, you can be sure of your development with this firm!

Does this interest you? If so, apply now!!
Key Responsibilities of the Successful Project Manager:

  • Effectively deliver Project and Programme Management services across a wide range of projects.

  • To be comfortable working independently (with senior support) whilst being pro-active.

  • Undertake risk management within the project and facilitate and chair risk workshops.

  • Effectively manage sub consultants and contractors to enable transparent and quality delivery.

  • Support Account Managers in monthly reporting requirements and weekly updates to the client and managing change within the project.

  • Understanding the clients' programme and project objectives.

  • Managing the client relationship and service delivery on a commission or project basis.

  • Assisting with developing new business opportunities and assisting with generating repeat business.

  • Contributing towards project governance and fee management activities.


Essential Qualities of the Successful Project Manager:

  • A relevant construction qualification.

  • Member (or working towards membership) of a professional body (i.e. RICS, APM CIOB or equivalent recognised institutional body).

  • Highly motivated, able to work independently, diligent and with an eye for detail.

  • Experience in delivering a range of building projects from inception to completion.

  • Client facing experience, including working with clients on a commission/project basis.

  • Experience in JCT and/or NEC contract administration.

  • Positively contribute to the internal team and seek to add value.

  • Good understanding and appreciation of programme and scheduling software.

  • Sound technical, health, safety and environmental knowledge, applicable to the business and wider construction industry.

  • Ability to form effective working relationships with colleagues and clients.


Desirable Qualities of the Successful Project Manager:

  • Experience working in both public and private sectors.

  • A general knowledge of current legal developments in respect of construction and associated law.

  • Knowledge of the construction market, associated trends, initiatives, and opportunities.

Aldwych Consulting values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.