Construction Fit Out Project Manager
Superb opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to join a forward thinking Kitchen, Bathroom and Home interiors design, manufacture and installation company. The Project Manager confirms the scope, timescale and specification of contract orders and is responsible for the delivery of projects from award to final account. Major Areas of Responsibility - Project Management of all aspects of the contracted order - Delivery of the project to the clients complete satisfaction - Delivery of the project within financial budget and the agreed timescales Primary Objectives - To correctly interpret the client requirements in respect of all project aspects. - To agree the client specification. - To achieve all committed project timescales and deadlines. - To ensure the project is delivered to our contractual obligations. - To control costs in all aspects of the project. - To develop the interface between Estimation and Project Management. - To propose innovative solutions in respect of design, materials and methods in all aspects of construction. Specific Responsibilities - To maintain a journal of events, meetings, conversations of all key project decsions. - To develop strong relationships with clients that foster client ties. - To be the single point of contact for the client for each project. - To attend client meetings on site as required e.g. pre-order, programming, specification, sample etc - To coordinate and communicate between all members of the project team such as architects, construction personnel, clients facility team. - To correctly interpret the estimate and tender. - To develop the full specification from tender stage to completion, including interpreting client design drawings, scopes and definitions and proposing solutions using current and innovative methods. - To liaise with clients over all aspects of specification clarification, including arranging in house designs and samples, brochures and proposing innovative solutions. - To maintain a current approved version of the specification for distribution on demand within the company - To identify, confirm, provide documentation for, and instruct the use of materials to the correct certifications required for construction - To troubleshoot and resolving any conflicts between contract order and client expectations. - To prepare additional quotations, agree specifications and obtain variation orders for works not included in the original contract order and administer to final account. - To obtain program information and distribute accordingly ensure that all so that all departments achieve the correct timescales. - To distribute required information to all relevant departments at all stages of the project. - To provide monthly cost reporting against the budget in respect of project expenditure. - To provide forward cost expectations/forecasts in respect of project expenditure. - Negotiating best cost solutions when applicable.