The Client As the retail division of a Tier 1 Main Contractor, we are representing an exciting specialist division with fantastic relationships across retailers of all shapes and sizes, specialising in fast-track refurbishments, new builds and alterations. Working nationally, they boast a number of workstreams with opportunities for local work also on the cards.
Please not that applications for both Permanent and Freelance applicants are welcomed.
The Role As Project Manager reporting directly into the Construction Director, you'll ultimately be responsible for the hands-on management, programming, quality and delivery of works. Your first project will be located near Oxford, which will be an 8 week refurb of a store belonging to an exciting, upmarket and respected brand.
Responsibilities: - Lead on-site delivery for retail projects, overseeing all manner of labour, trades and sub-contractors on a daily basis. - Develop and contribute to site programme, demonstrating the ability to adapt to challenges, alongside heavy involvement in pre-contract functions. - Hold responsibility for quality control checks, ensuring delivery of the highest standard. - Advise on best practice for cost-control on all units built to ensure a high-quality but profitable outcome. - Operate as a client facing focal point for the business, ensuring the development of key relationships with external consultants, senior management and customers. - Establish rapport with customers and take responsibility for unit handover and subsequent snagging, ensuring a seamless delivery.
Qualifications & Experience - Construction related Degree / equivalent, ideally Construction Management, would be preferable. - Previous experience with retail brands, delivering refurbishments, new builds or both. - You'll ideally be situated locally to the area or will be comfortable with national travel.
What to do next: If you are looking for a new opportunity and this role is of interest, apply via the link below and we look forward to discussing the role in more detail with you.
If this role is not for you but you are interested in hearing of different opportunities, we'd still be keen to hear from you, so please get in touch on the number provided.
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