Oct 14, 2021
£50,000 - £60,000 yearly
Birmingham, West Midlands
this is a permanent vacancy*
My client are a leading developer delivering major projects throughout the UK. They operate in the new build student accommodation, high rise residential apartments and new build housing sectors. They are a multi-million pound turnover group and a leader in their sectors of the construction industry.
They now have a prestigious new build scheme soon to begin in Birmingham; a private apartment development consisting of 250 units for private rent, in Birmingham City Centre.
Demolition is currently underway with construction soon to follow of 4 new build concrete frame blocks consiting a mixture of dwellings with an impressive array of communal amenities with residents being able to enjoy social lounges, a gym, co-working space, large double height reception areas, a landscaped podium and a double height sky lounge.
This project is due for phased handover in late 2024.
The scheme will be overseen by a strong team of long-standing operational and commercial staff including a Senior Project Manager, Site Managers and Engineer alongside technical and commercial teams. They now require an experienced Senior Site or Project Manager to assist oversee and head up the scheme from a daily programme perspective, reporting to but working closely with the Senior Project Manager.
As Senior Site (or Project) Manager, you will need to manage the site, ensuring work is completed safely, on time, within budget and to the quality required by the client. You will manage staff and ensure they understand their roles and responsibilities, demonstrate good financial knowledge and ensure site records are maintained.
Knowledge, skills and experience required;
NVQ Level 4, HND, Degree or equivalent qualifications or equivalent experience
Member of Chartered Institute of Building or working towards desirable
Good knowledge of contract law
Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word & Excel
Good communication skills
Assertive and strong persuasion skills
Strong time management skills
Good management and leadership skillsMy client are happy to consider candidates based locally to Birmingham or those based a distance would see them support the candidate with a working away allowance for the duration of the project in Birmingham