project manager in leeds

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£ 37,000 per year
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leeds, yorkshire and the humber
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construction & property
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£ 37,000 per year
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Role: Project Manager

Location: West Yorkshire (Two high profile Commercial Contracts)

Reporting into: Operations Manager

A well established Construction and Facilities Maintenance provider based in Leeds require a Project Manager to join them on project works within two high profile FM contracts. Works up to £350,000. The ideal candidate could be running £1million's worth of projects in a year.

The client:

Delivers reactive and planned facilities maintenance services across the UK. This company also provides soft and hard FM solutions, as well as carrying out minor works and projects.

Providing services to clients across a broad range of market sectors, including industrial and manufacturing operations, social housing, financial services, retail and leisure, commercial, industrial, education, health and care.

They have built up a well-respected reputation based on trust and openness, working with high-profile clients such as Technip, Virgin Money and the University of Leeds to keep their built environment functioning.

Job brief:

My client is looking for an experienced Project Manager to plan and supervise a wide range of construction projects from start to finish. You will organise and oversee construction procedures and ensure they are completed in a timely and efficient manner.

An excellent Project Manager must be well-versed in all construction methodologies and procedures and able to coordinate a team of professionals of different disciplines to achieve the best results. The ideal candidate will have an analytical mind and great organisational skills.

The goal will be to ensure all projects are delivered on time according to requirements and without exceeding budget.


* Collaborating with the Client to determine the specifications of the project.
* Pricing and creation of a schedule of works to deliver the project.
* Determine needed resources (manpower, equipment and materials) from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitations.
* Plan all construction operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met.
* Acquire equipment and material and monitor stocks to timely handle inadequacies.
* Hire contractors and other staff and allocate responsibilities.
* Evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports.
* Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues.


* Proven experience as Project manager
* In-depth understanding of construction procedures and material and project management principles
* Familiarity with quality and health and safety standards
* Good knowledge of MS Office
* Familiarity with construction/ project management software
* Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
* Excellent organisational and time-management skills
* A team player with leadership abilities
* BSc/BA in engineering, building science or relevant field
* PMP or equivalent certification will be an advantage


* Salary negotiable depending on experience
* 23 days holiday + bank holidays
* Pension
* Car allowance of £5000 or a company vehicle
* Progression and training

For more information contact Lucy at Randstad CPE Leeds.

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.


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