project manager in chelmsford

20 March 2019
shane austin, randstad cpe
job type
£ 290 - £ 340 per day
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chelmsford, east of england
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 290 - £ 340 per day
reference number
shane austin, randstad cpe
01707 378 378
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job description

A new Project Manager position has just arrived in Essex!

* Location: Chelmsford, Essex
* Contract type: Temp to Perm
* Start date: ASAP
* Duration: Ongoing
* Salary/Rate: up to £340/day depending on experience
* Randstad CPE contact: Shane Austin from the Welwyn Branch

The Company

A regional specialist fit out / refurbishment contractor based in Essex, they specialise in Commercial refurb and fit out jobs to the value of £5m. Their remit covers all of London and the South East.

The Project

An office Cat A fit out to the value of £2m. This job requires a high spec finish with all internal packages.

The Role

As the Project Manager for the development you will be responsible for the management of a Site Manager, Assistant Site Manager along with internal works subcontract packages which include drylining, painting and decorating, carpets, suspended ceilings, FF+E and M+E. Your role will include but not be limited to:

* Report directly to visiting Contracts Manager.
* Produce detailed programmes of works in line with the annual programme set out by the Contracts Manager & Commercial Manager.
* Liaise with the sale team to deliver the project on time, within budget
* Manage resources of the project to maximise output and deliver to programme.
* Control subcontract packages.
* Health & safety management and promotion in line with the company policies and procedures.
* Regularly review with the team progress against programme.
* Chair subcontractor site progress meetings
* Create and maintain accurate site reports.
* Quality inspections.

About You

* You will have gained circa 8+ years experience, ideally working for a similar company
* Have the correct CITB and First Aid qualifications for the position.
* Be able to control subcontract packages.
* Good level of IT literacy in Microsoft Office packages.
* Working knowledge of Asta Power Projects and document control software.
* Recent and relevant experience.
* Strong organisational skills with proven time management skills.

What you will get in return:

* A very competitive rate.
* Opportunity for further contracts across the Kent region upon completion of the phases on permanent or ongoing freelance basis.
* Access to a host of training course through Randstad CPE.
* The chance to work on a well resourced project.

What to do next:

If you feel this role meets your expectations please click apply and upload your latest cv. If you are seeking a new role in the future please feel free to contact Randstad CPE's Welwyn branch for a confidential discussion where we can provide advice, assistance with training and update you on our latest vacancies.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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Construction Management