Permanent
Project Manager
Curtain Walling
West Midlands

Project Manager - Curtain Walling

Ref: 9838| Posted: 15th Sep 2020

Brief Overview

A curtain walling Project Manager based in the West Midlands is needed to work for a specialist sub-contractor.

Package 

£45K to £50k plus car or car allowance

About our Client

This specialist sub-contractor has been in the curtain walling sector for over 30 years. They work on projects across the UK working with some of the main contractors. These projects could consist of stick curtain walling, unitised curtain walling, windows, doors and cladding. Now they are looking to add a project manager to their operations team.

About the Role

• Evaluate and determine resources needed to undertake the project and reformulate additional resources if necessary during the project.

• Look for cost-effective solutions to increase profit margin through value engineering, variations, new techniques, negotiating prices for sub-contractors and materials.

• Develop and implement (in conjunction with client) Project Implementation Plan involving finalising design, ordering materials, developing method statements, planning site work, organising and managing sub-contract packages, scheduling the labour (contract or in-house direct labour) and monitoring progress.

• Either personally or via sub-contractors, ensure that a cost plan is maintained for each project.

• Ensure that quality procedures are rigorously implemented by self and subordinates.

• Ensure that the company’s legal contractual position is protected when project

variations to original specification/plan etc occur in consultation with QS if appropriate.

• Obtain client agreement to make applications for stage and/or final payments at earliest opportunity to maximise cash-flow including resolving issues with client to secure payment.

• Encourage best practice and continuous improvement.

• Ensure client satisfaction throughout all stages of the project.

• Responsible for planning, implementing and monitoring all aspects of site health and safety.

• Settles final account negotiations within guidelines agreed with Business Manager.

• DECISION MAKING AUTHORITY & CONTROLS (problem solving)

• Able to resolve technical and contractual issues and balance caution for contract achievement with the need to gain business.

• Work within Company policies and procedures

• Accountable for profit and service

About the Candidate                                       

Must have SMSTS

Based in the west midlands

At least 5 years Project Manager experience.

Strong façade background

Good communication skills are required, both written and verbally.

Points of Appeal 

  • Freedom within the role with a route to higher management
  • Interesting Projects
  • A company with a full order book