Project Manager (Commercial Fit-Out)

Job Title: Project Manager (Commercial Fit-Out)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Fit Out
Salary: £55000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-04-26
Contact Name: David Marriott
Contact Email:
Job Published: 17 days ago

Job Description

Project Manager (Commercial Office Fit-Out)
£55,000 p/a plus Company Car/Allowance, Generous Holiday Entitlement, Healthcare and Pension

My Client is a market leader in the Commercial Office fit-out sector and with continued success are recruiting for an experienced Project Manager to strengthen their Operations Division in Birmingham. Projects values will range between £500k - £20m and duties and responsibilities include:

Receiving the project brief from the Client/Directors
Receiving the development appraisal and project time and cost parameters from the Directors.
Agreeing the in-house and external resources required for the delivery of the project.
Preparing an outline programme for the project to include;
o Initial cost planning
o Engagement of External Consultants
o Preparation of Design
o Preparation of Specification
o Site Visits
o Preparation of works packages
o Tendering of works packages
o Engagement of Contractors
o Finalising Cost Plan
o Start on site
o Overall site Programme
o Sectional handovers to Operations team
o Final Completion and open for trading
Agreement of the outline programme with the Directors
Review and agreement of the programme with the Construction Manager.
Liaison with in-house Lawyers to produce forms of Consultant Appointment and Warranties
Liaison with in-house Lawyers to produce forms of Main Contract / Management Contract / Trade Contract and Warranties
Completion of schedules of fees and services to Appointments
Completion of Appendices to the Appointments and Contracts
Preparation of Employers Requirements and collation of Contractors Proposals
Negotiation and agreement of Contract Terms with Consultants and Contractors.
Assisting the Purchasing Manager with preparation of Works orders to ensure they are technically correct and include sufficient specification, programme and prelims information to be robust in terms of defining the works.
Preparation of the detailed Cost Plan.
Agreement of the Cost Plan with the Directors.
Review and Agreement of the Cost Plan with the Construction Manager.
Liaison with the Accounts dept to load the Cost Plan to the Accounting System.
Update the Cost plan as orders are issued and as variations are agreed.
Liaise with and provide technical information to the Banks fund monitor and organise site visits.
Act as Line Manager for the Construction Manager and meet regularly (Office)
Report Monthly to the Board.

Successful candidates will hold valid CSCS, First Aid and SMSTS accreditation twinned with +10 years experience delivering turnkey solutions within Commercial Fit-Out sectors.

This is fantastic opportunity to join a highly reputable Construction business that can offer exposure to challenging projects and career progression. My Client is looking to interview week commencing Monday 11th June, so if you possess a strong Commercial Fit-Out background and seeking an immediate opportunity in Birmingham, please apply today or contact me on 0121 237 3700 or 07825 614028 to discuss.