Project Manager – London – Fit Out
The Exciting Opportunity:
If you’re an experienced Project Manager and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on.
Join our Fit Out team as a Project Manager and we’ll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go.
We are seeking to locate a career minded client Project Manager to support the Fit Out team on a number of projects In London. It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows.
Arcadis have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with our blue-chip clients in the Retail / Banking Fit Out sector delivering their most important projects through out London & the UK.
Overview of Role:
To manage the delivery of high profile, projects within the constraints of agreed budget, programme and quality criteria, ensuring successful outcomes are achieved.
To be directly accountable for delivery and provide leadership of project teams to ensure that our service delivery meet customer expectations.
Programme and Project Management.
Focuses on Efficiency, Innovation & Quality
Contribute to the development and delivery of the capital programme, providing professional / technical expertise to support short and long term operational priorities and customer needs, in line with legislation, policy and environmental outcomes.
Provide high level advice and support to resolve local issues and incidents, ensuring that decisions are made on sound technical grounds in line with best practice and required standards & timeframes.
Monitor progress of work, identify risks in the delivery of priorities and implement timely resolution of issues, to ensure appropriate reallocation of time, finance and effort and enhancement of the service.
Provide good quality management reporting on service delivery, to support the planning of operational work, inform business decisions and provide a sound basis from which to communication with and influence internal / external partners.
Lead or support project teams to achieve well planned and managed integrated solutions that progress effective change and improvement in the organisation and support the best environmental outcomes.
Establish and maintain good relationships with internal and external partners to understand and influence their activities and promote and enhance the client goals and reputation.
Provide effective leadership to health & safety matters by actively promoting health & safety awareness and ensuring the provision of safe working practices.
Manage the feasibility and business case development process ensuring efficient delivery of funding approvals.
Experience will be required/desirable in the following areas: option analysis, outline design, economic appraisal and report writing. The PM will require sufficient understanding to be able to: prepare accurate project briefs, review Supplier project plan responses (cost, methodology, programme), prepare contract award documentation and quality review and finalise business case products/reports.
What You have to Offer:
Demonstrate exceptional communication skills in order to effectively ascertain customers’ needs and perceptions and balance stakeholder demands
Previous Fit Out / Banking Fit out / Commercial exp
Exp of working on projects ranging in value from £5 million-£50 million
Proven record of project management and contract management to enable successful delivery of Mid to Large - scale, complex and demanding projects according to agreed outcomes.
Experience of leading project management teams.
APM or equivalent
PRINCE2 (Practitioner status or equivalent desirable)
RICS/ CIOB ( Desirable but not 100% necessary)
Educated to degree or equivalent in an engineering or construction discipline.
ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: www.arcadis.com.
Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands.
What We Offer:
We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important.
We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as:
Highly competitive salary
PMI and Income Protection
Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell
One of the best contributory pensions in the industry, Pension matched to 8%
Interest free Season Ticket Loan
Annual Professional Subscription Paid
Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave
Long Term Service Awards