Senior Consultant Project Manager

Recruiter
Interserve
Location
Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
03 May 2019
Closes
03 Jun 2019
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Interserve Consulting is recruiting Senior Project Managers looking to develop their career in Construction Professional Services.

Job purpose / objectives

  • Direct client contact for a range of Consultancy commissions initially under guidance
  • Delivery of high quality advice and services;
  • Maintaining standards for a value for money service
  • Project Manage a range of Projects across clients and sectors
  • Undertake professional development and assist Junior members of the team in their development
  • Manage the commercial aspects of a commission

Responsibilities

Activities will include:

  • Assisting in, or directly delivering, services relating to business cases, PEPs, budget setting, design management, programming and planning, value for money, detailed design, risk, whole life costing, procurement, change management, contract administration, lessons learned, management of soft landings and defect resolution;
  • Managing third party contributions to the project;
  • Managing the communications with all stakeholders;
  • Delivering high quality reports, internally and externally;
  • Reporting on project progress and developing new client business;
  • Supporting the bidding for new work.

Knowledge skills & experience

  • Successful in assisting in the role of ‘client’s Consultant’ to include RIBA work stages;
  • Committed to delivering added value to a businesses key repeat clients;
  • Suitable Post-graduation experience;
  • Capability to influence and gain confidence;
  • Good experience of a cross section of clients such as public sector, commercial or developer clients;
  • Commitment to be involved in Business Development and work winning;
  • Degree qualified in an appropriate construction related subject is essential, with progression plan to Chartered qualification considered a strong advantage, as is a post graduate qualification in Project Management.
  • Suitable experience 5 Years +

Person

  • Professional approach to all stakeholders;
  • Self motivated;
  • Excellent communication and team skills;
  • Excellent analytical and presentation skills;
  • Ability to perform under pressure;
  • Problem solver;
  • Confident ability to use MS Excel and MS Word;
  • Sound knowledge of contract forms and administration;
  • Confident ability with a range of Construction related software;
  • Full Driving licence and willing to travel to meetings nationwide; occasionally internationally;
  • Must be able to gain MOD or similar security clearance;
  • Fluent English, speaking and writing;
  • Able to provide advice clearly, eloquently and professionally.