Project Manager - Construction

Location
Maidstone, Kent
Salary
£38000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted
15 Sep 2021
Closes
13 Oct 2021
Ref
IM/PM
Contact
Ian Mathias
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified construction professional with a minimum of 3 years' post-qualification experience, and at least 3 years' experience as a Project Manager / Employer's Agent managing construction projects at a mid-level in one or more of the following sectors.
⮚ Retail, Commercial, Distribution, and Residential / Mixed Use sectors.

Experience and skills required are as follows:
A good knowledge of the development process from the inception of the project through to the successful delivery of the construction phase.
* A track record for managing and delivering small-medium sized construction projects.
* Excellent technical knowledge, possessing the core skills and knowledge expected of a mid-level project manager and necessary to manage and lead construction projects successfully.
* A Self-motivated and committed construction professional with the high operating standards expected of a competent and professional project manager.
Core Skills and Knowledge:
* Must be able to demonstrate commitment, energy, drive, and the ability to work under pressure on multiple projects / client accounts.
* Demonstrates a good understanding and use of key PM management tools including- ⮚ MS or similar Programming Systems and software
⮚ MS Word and Excel Project Progress Reporting and tracking
⮚ MS PowerPoint or similar Project Presentation systems and software
⮚ Risk Management processes
* Has a good knowledge of JCT and similar forms of building contracts and demonstrates competence in the implementation of the role of the EA / CA.
* Is able to interrogate and monitor project costs and take necessary steps to realise opportunities and mitigate cost overspend risks.
* Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).
* Excellent organizational, planning and time management skills.
* Is able to work to and meet agreed deadlines, plans accordingly and communicates any deviation to agreed dates in a timely manner.
* Strong influencing and negotiating skills.
* Is able to work with Clients at all levels and establish long-term relationships built on trust and confidence in delivery.
* A good team leader generating clear direction, confidence, and clarity of project goals and objectives in the team.
* Conducts business with the integrity and professionalism expected of a project management professional. * A demonstrated desire to succeed and increase knowledge and expertise.
* Is prepared to work as a team for the common good of the company.
Qualifications:
* Degree level and ideally membership of a professional body eg. MRICS, MAPM, MCIOB, RIBA, Prince Practitioner.

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