Senior Project Manager / Contracts Manager - Mainland UK

Site & Project Management
Ref: 7296 Date Posted: Wednesday 19 Jun 2024

INFORM3 Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a Main Contractor for:


Job Title – Senior Project Manager / Contracts Manager

Project – Commercial Project (Student Accommodation)

Job Location – London

Salary – Competitive Plus Package  


About the Company

A fantastic opportunity for a Senior Project Manager /Contracts Manager with experience in delivering commercial projects to work with an industry leading Main Contractor a Student Accommodation Project based in London.

This Contractor has a reputation for delivering high standard commercial, residential and industrial projects across NI, ROI and England.

This project is valued at £100m and requires a strong Senior Project Manager / Contracts Manager with excellent technical abilities and a keen eye for detail.

The project is in Mainland UK so will require 2 nights travel per week but all expenses will be covered by the business.

Experience in RC Frame and Structural Steelwork is essential. This project is due for completion towards the end of 2027.


The Role:

  • Coordinate and monitor and review construction programme, drawings, specifications and work requirements.
  • Update the project programme, drawings and documents as needed.
  • Will be the Project Lead and report to and support the Contracts Director and company directors to ensure that projects are carried out on time, within budget and to a high standard.
  • Direct and Manage personnel, site staff and subcontractors and manage and coordinate weekly progress meetings, workshops and plan actions.
  • Manage the procurement of materials and ensure budgets are adhered to.
  • Monitor construction to ensure quality of work and coordinate and liaise with Contracts Manager, Site Engineers and Service Coordinators to ensure all personnel have accurate and timely information.
  • Host meetings or site walks with clients to update them on the progress as required.


  • Degree in Construction Management or similar (Third level qualification) is essential.
  • A minimum of 8 years’ experience working on Commercial new builds.
  • Experience working on projects of similar size / scope.
  • RC Frame and Structural Steelwork.
  • Dealing with Network Rail and other similar 3rd Parties.
  • Pre-Construction / PCSA type experience.
  • Ability to effectively manage site programme and associated schedules to required deadlines.
  • Ability to use a range of construction software applications to keep files, drawings and programmes up to date.
  • Ability to quickly and effectively overcome any issues that may arise throughout the delivery of the project with minimum impact to programme, schedule or budget.
  • Thorough knowledge of computer and database applications such as Microsoft Office and Project/PowerPoint with Excellent IT skills and good digital and visual presentational skills.


For any additional information on the role, please contact Caolán McConville at Inform3 Recruitment.

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