Senior Project Manager

Location Edinburgh
Discipline: Project Management
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Contact name: Jamie Hooper

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Job ref: BBBH2305_1714059950
Published: about 1 month ago

If you are a Senior Project Manager based in (or around) Edinburgh, then it's possible the perfect role for you has just arrived! An industry-leading construction consultancy firm is looking for the appropriate manager to work on a range of exciting projects within residential, commercial, healthcare, and education sectors!

In this role, you will have the chance to be responsible for your own team and pass down your valuable expertise, and also to take a proactive lead on projects and develop your own skillset! This firm puts inclusivity, collaboration, and flexibility at the forefront of its company values, so you will have the chance to be a valued member of an important team, and to take your career in the direction you choose!

Furthermore, you will avail of rapid progression opportunities, excellent training and support, and a competitive salary and benefits package! If this opportunity ticks all of your boxes as a Senior Project Manager, then apply now!

Responsibilities of the Senior Project Manager:

  • You will need to manage and take ownership of all aspects of the project, proactively engaging with the client, construction and design team to drive the project forward.

  • You will be required to prepare succinct and accurate reports that look forward and identify clear actions and recommendations.

  • When managing a contract, you will be required to positively engage with the construction and design team and work collaboratively to address risks and avoid claims and disputes whilst maintaining meticulous records to allow you to quickly respond to issues arising and form an informed and balanced opinion having due regard to the building contract.

Requirements of the Senior Project Manager:

  • Have experience in working on large scale residential and mixed-use developments and across multiple tenure types including affordable housing;

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and team-building skills;

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

  • Experience in JCT contract administration;

  • Strong in setting up and implementing robust Project Management processes

  • Demonstrate financial acumen relating to viability and cashflows

  • Ability to produce formal reports and documents which clearly set out complex issues and recommendations

  • Professional Qualification - ideally Project Management/ Construction/Engineering/Quantity Surveying Master's Degree

  • Chartered Status with the RICS, CIOB, RIBA, ICE or other equivalent institution

  • APM affiliation preferred (as secondary accreditation)

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.

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