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Project Manager – Modular Contractor

  • £55,000 - £65,000 + Excellent Package
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • London

Project Manager – Modular Contractor

Salary: £55,000 – £65,000 + Excellent Package

Location: Central Manchester Project / Liverpool Based Company

About the Role:

My client are recruiting for a Project Manager to lead a high rise modular residential development in Central Manchester consisting of 155 units spread across 3 blocks ranging from 8 up to 12 stories, utilising a state of the art CLT and steel hybrid volumetric construction system. This project is already underway and will require a Project Manager with cradle to grave residential project experience who has a contractual & commercial mind as well as a technical eye. They will be fully accountable for the management of the client’s interest on site, overseeing the team delivering the work along with responsibility for design, programme and financials. This tricky project will require someone who can stand up in a meeting and really hold their own with senior stake holders, and has the technical mind to solve problems that may arise with the build programme.

The team this individual will be joining are a lively one, so it is imperative that this individual has a personality to match the existing member of the team. This role will be seen as stepping stone into a senior role within this growing business. The successful individual will be given a fast track to Directorship if they conduct themselves well whilst overseeing this project, making this a red hot opportunity for someone with the right personality, experience and work ethic.

About the Company:

My client are a specialist contractor who focus on delivering modular solutions to residential building requirements across the UK. Based in Liverpool, This exciting, privately owned business has grown rapidly since their inception, being built on a project by project basis by industry experts who have come from mixed backgrounds including top tier main contactors and specialist builders alike. As the business has grown, so has the team, and they have recently made a couple of major appointments, drawing in senior industry professionals from rival businesses with their forward thinking business model and fast moving projects. They have numerous live projects and a number of big plans in the pipeline all of which are supported by an off-site factory where their modular units are built. With the order book for 2021 already full, their future looks bright and stable and with this in mind they are looking to continue their sustained growth by building in a few new members of the team.

About the benefits / rewards:

Our client support, develop and understand their employees. They offer employee stability through permanent long-term employment and stable working environment. You will be well rewarded for your hard work with a remuneration package that will correspond to the individuals experience and skills. The guideline basic salary is £55,000 – £65,000, with the opportunities for additional benefits as well as funding towards a degree.


Candidates must have extensive industry experience, directly relating to similar works and must have worked in similar or higher positions in similarly set up contractors. They must be easily able to manage and motivate their team. They must show the contractual knowledge to identify risks and opportunities with client and subcontractors and have the ability to programme the works and identify key interfaces, risks and opportunities in the construction process. The successful candidate will be able to show length of service in only a handful of previous companies, and will be able to show vision and drive to progress further within this business.

  • Stable Background – Only a handful of previous employers
  • Experience on residential projects to a similar value
  • Hands on approach and can do attitude
  • Experienced in setting up and running similar projects
  • Proactive in learning with ability to influence others
  • A good communicator, able to interact with clients in a positive engaging manner
  • A team player

To apply please contact Alex or call 01923 750 095