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Project Manager

  • Up to £75,000
  • Consultancy
  • Hertfordshire

About the Company:

Our client was formed in the 1930’s and has continued to expand their business. They are well known within the construction industry and they cover various sectors which include Pharmaceutical, public sector, logistic, Manufacturing and Universities. Our client has recently attained the ROSPA Gold award for excellent performance on Health & Safety. Some of their well known clients are Cadbury, Eli Lilly, Cancer Research and AstraZeneca.

About the Role:

Our client is currently looking to recruit an experienced Project Manager accountable to the company Directors for the success of their projects and responsible to the client for the success of the project and establish, monitor and report against the project controls, preparing biweekly and monthly status reports.


  • Provide leadership to a multidiscipline design team including specialist contractors and suppliers
  • Chair design and coordination meetings both internally and with the client and their team
  • Plan the design process to meet the needs of estimating, procurement, regulatory and statutory approvals and construction
  • Manage the design budget, setting targets for the team, monitoring, controlling and taking remedial action
  • Managing change control and understanding the totality of change of the project as a whole. Manage the production of estimates for the change and the agreement of additional fees with the client and the impact on the budget
  • Manage compliance with the CDM regulations, particularly design risk assessments and competency.
  • Identify the need for specialist designers, arrange fee quotes and manage their appointment to the project
  • Hold, or support the construction team in holding progress meetings with contractors and the client and to represent the companies contractual interests in such meetings

You will have an understanding of the construction process from civils and groundworks, through superstructure and fit out of complex high finished highly serviced buildings, both new build and refurbishment, also have a thorough understanding of the CDM regulations and a good understanding off the Health and Safety regulation, statute and codes of practice to support the construction team in implementing and agreeing safe systems of work. This role will be office based in Hertfordshire for 2-3 days a week, with the remainder project based, which could be any UK location therefore the candidate must be willing to travel.


The base package is circa £75,000 and the company’s main ambition is to bring an individual into the organisation with the ability to grow and become a valued member of the team. There will also be a generous benefits package in addition the basic salary.


The Suitable candidate will have extensive experience in managing Commercial projects and have experience in working for a main contractor within the Healthcare, Public Sector, Laboratories and Logistics sectors. You must be PC Literate. You must be able to work under pressure, work well in a team. Candidates should be able to demonstrate successful project delivery with the ability to work without support or supervision and a mature attitude to work and should be able to demonstrate successful project delivery with the ability to work without support or supervision and a mature attitude to work.