Senior Project Manager

Salary : Negotiable

Location : Cramlington

Type : Temporary

Contact Name: Alex Fahy

Telephone Number: NA

Job Description

Duties

  • Supervising and overseeing the direction of the project portfolio from planning to handing over, ensuring that the client’s specifications and requirements are met.
  • Take responsibility on delivering projects safely, on time, on budget and within scope.
  • Proactively support the company Health and Safety ethos with specific emphasis on the clients ‘Target Zero’, ‘Safe by Choice’ programmes.
  • Take leadership on site to ensure smooth, safe operation.
  • Working closely with the client’s team to ensure proper flow of information.
  • Preparing and presenting project progress reports as required.
  • Developing and practising our clients project management and quality control procedures.
  • In liaison with our Quantity Surveyor produce cost estimates.
  • Liaison with clients, other members of the clients team, suppliers and contractors as necessary.
  • Chairing meetings as required.
  • Assisting other departments and areas where the needs of the business require.

The Candidate

  • Proven track record in managing projects in the commercial sector, preferably in a process/pharma environment.
  • Excellent Leadership Skills and strong experience in running teams.
  • Confident communicator.
  • Reading and accurately interpreting cost estimates, drawings and technical specifications.
  • Experience of producing project schedules using Microsoft Project.
  • Ensuring project team(s) understanding of drawings and technical specifications.
  • Good knowledge in using MS Office.
  • CSCS card or Safety Passport.
  • SMSTS certification
The role is to last for 2 years on a freelance basis, working 40 - 50 hours per week including every other saturday. Rate is negotiable and the client is looking to get somebody started ASAP.