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28 Sep 2018

Temporary Interim Project Manager

 England, United Kingdom

Job Description

We are looking to recruit an Interim Project Manager to cover some minor capital projects and some long term maintenance work for three months for a Higher Education Estates team.  The role includes some line management of 4 support staff who look after asbestos, admin and other records

Main duties:

  • Overall responsibility for the successful initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring, controlling and closure of a project.
  • Success is measured on compliance with cost, time quality benchmarks which will be established at sign off of feasibility.
  • A combination of skills including an ability to ask penetrating questions, detect unstated assumptions and resolve conflicts, as well as more general management skills.
  • Recognition of risk that directly impacts the likelihood of success and that this risk must be both formally and informally measured throughout the lifetime of a project.
  • Responsible for making decisions, both large and small. Control risk and minimise uncertainty.
  • Work with stakeholders and the SMT to develop outline project briefs/ option studies on complex projects.
  • Ability to direct and manage the development of outline briefs and option studies so they align with likely funding allocations and sensible stakeholder aspirations.
  • Planning and Defining Scope, mindful of clients constraints
  • Activity Planning and Sequencing, and advising on realistic programmes.
  • Resource Planning, both internal and external support.
  • Project programming, ensuring realistic programmes are established from the outset with sensible contingency, withy monitoring through the life of the project.
  • Cost Estimating and management of cost consultants.
  • Developing and monitoring a budget.
  • Risk analysis.
  • Managing risks, registers, and potential mitigation.
  • Compliance with policies such as Health and Safety and operating manuals and procurement legislation.

How to Apply

Please contact Stewart - 0117 973 8507 -

Job Categories: Consulting Engineering. Job Types: Temporary. Salaries: £40000 to £50000.

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