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Project Manager – Civil Engineering/Residential Developer

  • £75,000 - £85,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

Are you a Project Manager for a Civil Engineering contractor but interested in working for a developer?

About my client 

My client is one of the most well-recognised housebuilders in the UK, with over 15,000 new homes being delivered in the last 5 years. Spread across various regional offices throughout London and the Southern Home Counties my client has an enviable track record of production and profitability matched with a high standard of construction that set them above their competitors.

Attracting, developing, and retaining talent is imperative to my client’s business. It is therefore a key factor for them to provide the right opportunities within the business to enable people to grow and flourish. Alongside this, they are focussed on creating the right working environments for staff to enhance health and well-being.

About the opportunity 

This is a brilliant opportunity for a Project Manager from the Civil Engineering industry to join one of the best and most respected residential developers in the UK. The project you will be working on will be a huge regeneration scheme that involves 88 acres of land. The opportunity is very biased to Civil Engineering and infrastructure works, you will be managing all the civil engineering packages such as the S278 works, S104, highways infrastructure, roundabouts, and utilities. You will be involved in leasing with local authorities, national highways, TFL, and utility contractors and secure all necessary Technical/other Approvals for the works. The position heavily involves design management as well as overseeing the delivery of projects. You will be operating as my client’s principal design representative.

Benefits & Rewards 

This is a brilliant opportunity for someone who has been working for a Civil Engineering/Infrastructure company to move to the developer side and experience new working environments and new techniques. On top of this, you will be rewarded with a basic salary ranging between £75,000 – £85,000 + a car allowance and package on top. You will be joining one of the best developers in the UK, known for their landmark projects and high level of work, this will offer you long-term stability, the opportunity to progress, and interesting, technical projects.


I am looking for someone who comes from a Civil Engineering background, someone who has progressed up from a Site Engineer to a Project Manager. You must have experience working on highways and infrastructure projects such as S278 works and S104. You will need to have experience working on design management as well as delivery for a UK-based Civil Engineering contractor.