pre-construction manager in city of london

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£ 250 per day
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city of london, london
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construction & property
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£ 250 per day
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Pre-Construction Manager needed to work for a dynamic and vibrant D&B Fit-Out contractor in Central London!

I am currently recruiting for a freelance Pre-Construction Manager to work for an established and forward-thinking fit-out contractor based in the heart in London's Zone 1. You'll be reporting to the Pre-Construction Director and you will be responsible for managing the bid process on a range of fit-out projects valued from £250k-£1m. This will include inputting into the pre-qualification, tender and negotiation stages, and developing the construction strategy and methodology. You will work with clients, contractors, the supply chain and the in-house design team to achieve this.

About the role

* Leading pre-construction team on single or multiple tenders.
* Reviewing information received and developing the bid strategy.
* Inputting into the resource schedule for the bid.
* Inputting into the tender delivery programme and monitoring progress.
* Leading internal and external tender meetings.
* Developing the construction methodology and logistic diagrams with the proposed Project Manager.
* Working closely with the Project Planner in developing the construction programme so it aligns with the construction methodology and logistic diagrams.
* Working closely with estimators and quantity surveyors to develop the commercial strategy.
* Managing the Risk and Opportunity Register.
* Leading the bid settlement meetings and ensuring all bid documentation is readily available.
* Preparing the presentation slides for the post tender interview.
* Fully communicating the bid and construction methodology aspects to the project delivery team at the construction phase project launch.

About You

* Ideally you'd have 5 years experience previously working in a Pre-Construction, Estimating or Quantity Surveying role.
* Strong analytical, organisational, commercial, verbal and written communication skills.
* Experience in collating and writing the construction methodology content material for quality tender submissions.
* Good knowledge of MS Office programmes including PowerPoint, Word and Excel.
* Effective presentation skills.
* A degree qualification or equivalent.

What's in it for you?:

* Competitive pay
* Great location
* Opportunity for growth and progression
* Opportunity to work for a forward-thinking D&B contractor

If you are interested in this role, or are a Quantity Surveyor looking at your career options, then please contact Paige Culley at Randstad CPE on 020 3680 0650.

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Note: All applications are kept confidential and contact will be established with you before submission of your CV to any client. Due to the number of applications received only successful candidates will be contacted.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


appointing consultants,booking meetings,corodination of subcontractors,dealing with sub contractors,eye for detail,full project life cycle,liaising with clients & architects,liaising with technical teams,looking at drawings,managing client,meeting & greeting clients,microsoft office packages,procurement,producing look ahead programmes,project tracking on excel,take offs


HNC quantity surveying

educational requirements

BSc quantity surveying,BSc quantity surveying