Senior Project Manager Residential Sector

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Construction, Engineering, Property and Real Estate

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Ed Kelleher-Bezer

  • Contact email:

    ed.kelleherbezer@arcadis.com

  • Job ref:

    RES0011R

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    05/09/2018

  • Client:

    Arcadis

  • Hours per day:

    Flexible

  • Work preference:

    Flexible

  • Days per week:

    Flexible

                               Senior Project Manager - Residential - Manchester

 

The Exciting Opportunity:

If you’re an experienced Senior Project Manager and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on.

Join our Residential Development team as a Senior 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 Senior Project Manager to support the Residential Development team on on-going design & build projects It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows.

Our team is involved in some of the UK’s most complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with our blue-chip clients in the Residential sector delivering their most important projects.

 

Role Purpose:

Responsible for delivering their of work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience

Overview of Role:

Accountable for delivery of a project or projects (  Development / Developer led ) with reasonable complexity up to £30m + in value - to budget, quality and time metrics

Accountable for delivery of timely and accurate  data collection, analysis and reports

Responsible for monitoring and escalation of project management KPIs and performance metrics

Responsible for delivering work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience

 

Accountabilities:

Work within established financial systems and clear project objectives to produce plans, schedules and track budgets, highlighting variances in order to manage and control project delivery targets

Deliver/assist to manage small to medium scale projects or programmes of work, ensuring appropriate use of resources to deliver the required scope of work within set deadlines

Present any project risks or issues to senior managers to ensure the project is not adversely impacted, and ensure the delivery of projects to compliant standards

Analyse and review a range of data to identify key themes and trends and use  the outputs to produce recommendations that support project decision-making

Use knowledge and experience to review project processes and policies, providing advice to support management in developing and improving processes and systems

Interact effectively across the organisation, completing complex professional level tasks for others in order to ensure projects/programmes can be delivered to meet customer expectations

Advise colleagues on issues relating to own projects, providing subject matter advice in order to support delivery and ensure there is alignment between policy and operational practice

Collaborate with stakeholders and third party contractors, in order to ensure all parties are informed and aware of project progress and expectations

 

What You have to Offer:

Relevant business experience including management of  projects ranging from £3 million to £30 Million Plus

Good previous Developer / Developer led project experience

‘Practitioner’ level expertise in one or more service lines

Good communication skills, including the ability to liaise with peers and senior colleagues and build and maintain relationships

Building the ability to negotiate and manage relationships with external stakeholders

Commercial acumen and organisational understanding

A logical approach and ability to think through complex issues to co-ordinate multi-faceted aspects of projects

Knowledge of own area and a general understanding of wider programme and business

 

Professional Qualifications:

Attainment of OR near attainment of relevant professional certification or chartered status

 

Educational Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline

 

Why ARCADIS:

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:

 

PMI and Income Protection

Highly competitive salary

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

Life Assurance

Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave 

Long Term Service Awards 

Discretionary Bonus

Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make