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Senior / Project Manager

Caval Limited
United Kingdom
300.00 - 400.00 GBP Daily
Closing date
24 Apr 2024

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The Company

A North West based contractor who holds high expertise in delivering economical, first-rate construction schemes. They operate between a wide range of sectors in conjunction with Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Retail. They target on going above and beyond their expectations to gain client satisfaction and approval. This contractor carry's along with them a healthy track records of projects previously delivered.

The Project

As a highly experienced Senior / Project Manager, you will oversee the execution of a 5m education refurbishment based in West Yorkshire. The role requires a hands-on, technically minded, project leader who will liaise closely with the client on a daily basis as well as wider project departments with heavy involvement in drawings and preconstruction activities.


For this role it is essential that you carry the following professional qualifications as a minimum;

  • CSCS
  • First Aid

It is also essential that you hold the experience below;

  • Proven history of successfully delivering projects in a similar position with build values in excess of 5m+
  • Extensive background within the industry with at least 5 years of experience working with tier 1 and tier 2 leading construction contractors

Additional skills;

  • IT Skills
  • Quality & Risk management
  • Effective time management
  • Superb negotiation capabilities
  • Strong understand of drawings
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team
  • Understanding of construction laws and regulations
  • In depth understanding of contract terms and conditions
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with an eye for detail
  • A solid understanding of construction materials, methods, and techniques

The Role

  • Job Title: Senior / Project Manager
  • Job Type: Long-term Freelance
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Project: 5m - Education Refurbishment
  • Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Reporting to: Operations Manager


  • Chair regular meetings
  • Develop and manage project budgets
  • Carry out health and safety procedures
  • Supporting and leading the project team
  • Foster a collaborative and positive working environment
  • Provide leadership and guidance to project team members
  • Assemble project teams and assign tasks to team member
  • Monitor progress of project team by holding reviews regularly
  • Monitor and control project costs throughout the construction process
  • Conduct risk assessments and develop strategies to mitigate potential issues
  • Conduct inspections to verify work quality and compliance with specifications
  • Negotiate and manage contracts with vendors, subcontractors, and suppliers
  • Ensure that all parties involved in the project adhere to contract terms and conditions
  • Make certain all employees under your control develop and progress within the business
  • Develop and implement project plans, including timelines, budgets, and resource allocation
  • Implement and monitor quality control processes to ensure construction standards are met
  • Planning and overall control of all site operations to ensure that the project targets are achieved
  • Impose strict snagging, handover and aftercare measures to achieve zero defects upon completion
  • Monitor and control of sub-contractors on site and developing subcontractor relationships to ensure the successful delivery of the project
  • Organising and overseeing the site team and all construction procedures to ensure they are completed in a timely and efficient manner
  • Work closely with internal teams, external consultants, and client representatives to establish clear communication channels and foster collaboration

This is a long- term freelance position with a competitive rate on offer for the successful candidate. For more information or to apply please contact James Shorte - Associate Director or Emily O'Grady - Executive Senior Resourcer at Caval on (phone number removed)

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