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Pre Construction Manager – Civil Engineering

  • £60,000 - £100,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

Pre-Construction Manager – Civil Engineering 

Civil Engineering & Infrastructure 

North West London

£60,000 – £100,000 + package 

About the company 

My client is part of an established, privately owned group, turning over £155M, and has been trading for 30 + years. They are financially stable and own 3 offices in London and own all of their plant. The part of the group I am recruiting for has been trading for 10 years and is currently turning over £20M. They specialise within Civil Engineering & Infrastructure and subcontract for well-established contractors such as Balfour Beatty, Hochtief, and Morgan Sindall, they also work as a principal contractor for the AWE. They strive for continued growth and quality; they look to grow up to a £50M contractor over the next 5 years. They have a brilliant and experienced management team in place, a management team who have all been with the company for 10+ years. The types of works they cover involve RC structures, earthworks, groundworks, paving, demolition, landscaping, and drainage. The projects they work on a range in value from £2M – £15M.

About the opportunity

This is a brilliant opportunity for a technically minded Project Manager or Contracts Manager to move into a fully-fledged Pre-Construction Manager role. The successful candidate will be working on bids for government-funded Civil Engineering & Infrastructure projects, the packages will on average range in value from £2M – £15M. You will be working closely with the Head of Estimating and the Commercial Director and your role will involve managing all aspects of the operational tender inputs between program, technical, BIM, methodology, and resources to ensure one coordinated message. You will manage the tender program requirements, incl. capability to produce tender programmes and also manage programmers.

About the requirements 

I am looking for a hungry, professional, motivated, and engineering-minded individual who has a strong operational background and looking for the opportunity to move into a Pre-Construction Manager role. You must have experience working for a subcontractor on either infrastructure, RC frames, or groundworks projects – based in the UK. In terms of qualifications, I will need someone who is degree qualified in either Construction Management or Civil Engineering.

Benefits & Rewards  

It’s a brilliant opportunity for somebody to make the jump from an operational role into a Pre-Construction role and make the Pre-Construction department yours. You will be working for an exciting and growing civil engineering, but also a well-established contractor. You will be earning a brilliant salary ranging from £60,000 – £100,000 + package.

About Me

I am Daniel Cranston! Having been with Cityscape Recruitment for four years I’ve established and grown the Civil Engineering desk working within highways, utilities & Rail (infrastructure and maintenance). Over this time, I have built a strong selection of clients ranging from tier one main contractors through to privately owned smaller subcontractors. I cover I variety of white-collar opportunities ranging from operational, commercial, SHEQ, or pre-construction positions.

What does this mean for you? 

I have a great understanding of the industry and what benefits each company can offer to improve your career, I will give you balanced and fair opinions on each contractor. The fact I work with such a variety of businesses means you can find out for yourself what the industry is truly like and by the end of it find yourself the best possible and tailored opportunity.

What if this opportunity isn’t what you are looking for? 

If the above opportunity isn’t quite what you are looking for then please do still get in touch but give me a phone call. The industry at the moment is flying with positivity and I always seem to have a great selection of opportunities across Civil Engineering to discuss.

At least 5 years’ experience within Utilities & Civil Engineering is essential as is someone who is part of the Chartership of Institution of Occupational Safety & Health or working towards it.