Project Manager - Retail

Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
£45,000 - £55,000/annum
10 Sep 2020
10 Oct 2020
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic Project Manager with a background in retail construction and redevelopment to join a reputable consultancy practice who specialise in a number of sectors.


The Company

Our client is a dedicated consultancy who pride themselves on a high-quality project management service. They are experts in developing long term relationships through great communication and their extensive knowledge and experience in what they do. They continually find new innovative ways to improve the service they offer which gives their clients confidence and reassurance from day 1 and is also why they are one of the most established and reputable companies in the industry.


The Role

You will be a key member of the retail team and will be responsible for the full project management cycle, from planning stage through to completion and aftercare.

You will be working with retail clients all over the UK so must be flexible in terms of travel as you will likely be working 2 days in the office and 3 days on site, sometimes in a live environment.

You will be required to look at areas of development and communicate across all levels of management to establish a brief for the projects that clearly define the objectives.

You will create and plan the timelines for delivery and manage the design team, as well as the contractors to ensure cost, time, accuracy, and quality standards are met. 

You will maintain records and work folders as well as oversee the construction work ensuring a high-quality product with limited snagging is delivered on time and to budget.             


The ideal Candidate

 You will have experience in a similar role, ideally with another consultancy practice and a proven history of delivering high quality projects within food retail and/or fuel stations.

You will ideally be educated to degree level in a relevant subject and hold a CSCS Card, SMSTS, First Aid and have a Full clean driving licence.

You will be able to work on your own initiative and share ideas for process improvements.

You will be confident in your ability and challenge bad practice.

You will be client focused, and an effective communicator, and be prepared to exceed customer expectations through the service you deliver.

You will be have the ability to read and understand 2D drawings and be confident and using Microsoft office software.

You will be a good problem solver, be able to prioritise workloads and be well organised with a proactive and self-motivated approach.

You will have attention to detail, commercial awareness, and a basic understanding of CDM regulations.


What you get in return

In return, you will receive a highly competitive salary package which is negotiable on experience, in addition to a generous mileage allowance for business miles.

You will also receive a contributary pension scheme, 25 days holiday, Complimentary “Perkbox” membership, and free onsite parking.

You will also be given funded training to develop and upskill where required.


For more information about the role or for a confidential discussion regarding your career. Please do not hesitate to get in touch.