The Senior Project Manager will be capable of managing large scale commercial, mixed use and residential building projects for clients and taking responsibility for the delivery of the project(s) on time, within budget and to the satisfaction of the client and all stakeholders. The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for monitoring the day-to-day activities in the field, managing and coordinating the flow of information. It is essential to have experience in reporting and tracking issues on progress, cost, coordination, quality and safety. The successful candidate will be client facing with proven communication and organizational skills, reporting directly to the client / senior stakeholders and to the Director of Project Management department.
Role and Responsibilities:
Manage a range of projects for several clients, delivering all projects to schedule, within budget and meeting all reporting requirements.
Prepare RFP for design team members and the main contractor, in conjunction with the project quantity surveyor, issue of same, evaluate returns, interview potential members and recommend selections to the client
Establish a project execution plan using the standard template. Set meeting schedules, communicate structures, project directory and all other necessary project events
Chair and minute all project meetings as established in the PEP, including regular meetings, risk workshops, value engineering workshops and schedule reviews
Ensure all necessary planning permissions are applied for in line with project schedule and are delivered by the relevant parties to meet the client’s needs
Ensure all specialist surveys and investigations are carried out by the relevant parties to support the above permissions
Monitor project works on site and sign off on progress certification as required under contractual agreement
Monitor project schedules and report on exceptions to the plan
Report on a weekly and monthly basis to the client on the key project parameters
Ensure all relevant environmental, health and safety standards are being followed, encouraging a positive health and safety culture
Arrange handover of all relevant documentation
Interact with Clients as required to promote standing and reputation
Support the team in preparing bid submissions, ensuring inputs are delivered on time and to the highest quality achievable
Desired Experience and Education:
Minimum of 10 years post graduate PM experience
Degree qualified in Project Management, Engineering, Quantity Surveying or similar construction related discipline
Experience in the private or public sectors.
The Project Manager will be chartered or seeking chartered project manager status
Strong team player
Excellent IT and reporting skills
The ideal candidate will be results driven, self-motivated and resourceful with excellent client relationship skills
To register your interest in this role, please forward your cv to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Sarah on 091 564008.