Project Manager
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Project Manager - Principal Contractor

Ref: 10432| Posted: 30th Jun 2021

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experience Project Manager who come from a principal contractor background to join a fantastic company based in Leeds.


£50k to £70k

About our Client

My client is a specialist principal contractor based in Leeds. There projects vary in size from £500 up to £5million.

About the Role


1.            Attend site either with or without Contract Manager upon initial commencement of works on individual projects.

2.            Attend weekly, or as required, site progress meetings with clients/main contractors.

3.            Internally plan a project with Contract Managers to highlight most efficient working systems and methods, and then implement those methods on site.

4.            Be responsible for managing and motivating site Foremen/operatives.

5.            Communicating with the clients, or Main Contractors representatives to ensure the smooth running of projects and the coordination of all activities on site.

6.            Monitoring the coordination on site to ensure that the maximum efficiency is afforded to labour and plant and reporting back to Contracts manager and other department, where such efficiency is impeded.

7.            Ensuring projects are built to specification, to excellent quality standards, delivered on time and within budget.

8.            Ensure that the sub-contractors’ progress claims are relevant to monies invoiced.

9.            Ensure that any material requests are taken from the site foreman in good time so as not to delay their requisition.                                     

10.          Ensure that all site records are up to date, including daily records, plant and labour returns, health and safety files and weekly progress reports.

11.          Reported directly to the Contract Manager responsible for the project. This will ensure that the project is delivered on time and within any financial targets.

12.          Produced daily or weekly targets for each team of operatives to achieve.

13.          Provide 2 and 4 week look ahead programmes for each project, noting materials, fabrications and labour that will be required.

14.          Give appropriate and immediate solutions to construction problems that may occur.

15.          Responsible for the management of direct labour, sub-contractors, co-ordination with the Client and his representatives.


About the Candidate           


Must come from a principle contracting background

Be based in the Leeds

Must have relevant tickets

Experienced in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook packages.

Points of Appeal 

Great company to work for
Progression within the company
Interesting projects