Senior Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Contract Type: Freelance
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £370 - £420 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DR669961_1537978466
Contact Name: Daniel Risby
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 26, 2018 17:14

Job Description

Senior Project Manager

London City

Rate: £370 - £420 a day

Job Ref: DR669961

An opportunity to join a global brand in the finance/technology sector working client side as an experienced Senior Project Manager based in Central London in an occupied flagship commercial building involved in fit out construction works.

This truly unique opportunity for a Senior Project Manager is being offered as a long term contract but has the possibility of being offered as permanent in the future. The successful applicant will either be working as Senior Project Manager already or at least in an established Project Manager remit within a corporate environment.

This global brand has a very healthy budget allocation to deliver a number of interesting yet challenging Fit Out projects across a number of their commercial assets in the City ranging across CAT A as well as CAT B fit out.

Key Responsibilities

  • Liaising and managing with the client, contractors and designers.
  • Establishes governance procedures for the deployment of delegated responsibility in the activities of the programme and ensures adherence via expectation setting, SLA's, documentation filing structure and regular reporting
  • Work with stakeholders to establish key requirements brief
  • Administration of suitable consultants to undertake activities to develop suitable sites including but not limited to due diligence, services assessments and contract signature.
  • Establish, draft approval requests for and maintain expenditure requests and master budget for site establishment and due diligence including reporting as per globalised process.
  • Support Briefing and manage consultants engaged in due diligence and site selection as appropriate
  • Certify and provide initial LGTM consultant payments in accordance with governance procedures
  • Report on key milestones and drive programme adherence
  • Develop a full understanding of client systems, related processes and their dependencies. Provide innovative suggestions and work with partner teams to automate/ minimise eliminate administration around project reporting- including health metrics around data as appropriate.
  • Drafting essential procedures where there are none and providing suggestions for improvement.

Experience Required

  • Experience working as an established Project Manager remit or already working as a Senior Project Manager
  • Occupied office fit out works is essential.
  • Must offer experience in contracts administration.
  • Must offer experience working in a consultancy or client side environment.
  • Ideally professionally qualified in one of the following fields: construction, project management, engineering, surveying or architecture.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, are essential
  • Ability to multitask and work under strict timelines
  • Ability to work independently providing coaching and mentoring to others

To apply for the position of Senior Project Manager or to find out about other Client Side Construction opportunities please apply through this job board or contact Dan Risby at Project Resource Ltd

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