Project Manager Education Consultancy

As the demand for this clients expertise continues to grow, they now have an opportunity for an ambitious Project Manager who is looking to lead on projects and develop their team management skills to further their career. The projects you will work on include schools/universities, contractors and  developers.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Establish detailed client’s brief and responsibilities of consultants and specialists
  • Establish lines of communication and reporting procedures with the client and within the design team
  • Arrange feasibility studies, including site surveys, site investigation, site evaluation etc
  • Manage finances from inception to completion, including cash flow forecasts, monitoring project expenditure, and recommendations of payments by client, as well as internal budget and resourcing
  • Undertake contact administration, JCT, NEC
  • Development of project documentation, programmes, master budget, risk register etc
  • Maintain a robust document management system
  • Produce reports to suit relevant stages of the projects
  • Conduct feasibility studies, including site surveys, site investigation, site evaluation, etc
  • Monitor and report on the contractors progress against the contract programme
  • Management of consultant teams to ensure that the contractor’s design is done in compliance with the contract and specification
  • Liaise with the client on deviations from specification, budget etc.
  • Conduct pre-start and handover meetings
  • Ensure that all CDM regulations have been followed throughout the delivery of project
  • Manage logistics and resource allocation to ensure delivery of project
  • Provide single point of contact taking responsibility for all aspects of the project and liaise with the client
  • Chair progress, co-ordination and project meetings throughout the contract period
  • Prepare regular reports to clients on all aspects of the project inspection, scheduling and acceptance of works required under the defects liability and maintenance provisions of the contract

Experience and Skills Required

  • Ideally chartered RICS, CIOB, RIBA, MICE
  • Consultancy construction project management experience
  • High quality oral and written communications (reports, instructions etc)
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Project

To apply for this role, you must be an excellent communicator who can articulate complicated issues between the clients and the highly skilled project teams. You will also need to show ambition and a willingness to work flexibly, both in the office and on-site, whilst demonstrating commercial awareness and exhibiting the ability to lead teams to complete projects as specified.

The company offer a range of benefits, including:

  • 25 days of paid annual leave, increasing to 28 days with length of service
  • 4 x salary life assurance cover
  • Generous company sick pay scheme, should you need it
  • Income Protection Insurance in case you are unable to work due to ill health or accident for an extended period of time
  • Single cover private medical insurance, which can be extended to include family members at preferential rates
  • A contributory company pension plan, to help you prepare for your retirement
  • Flexible company car scheme for relevant positions


Apply in confidence to this advert or contact Izzy Brady on 0 7 7 5 9 1 2 7 6 2 2 for more information.