Utilising our trusted relationships with construction companies across the UK, Linear Recruitment can help you find your perfect construction project manager job. We recruit for construction project manager roles at all levels, from trainee/junior opportunities through to senior-level positions. We often have exclusive access to construction project manager vacancies before they reach the open market.
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Construction Project Manager Job FAQS
What is a construction project manager?
As the name suggests, a construction project manager is responsible for managing the logistics of a construction project. Liaising with all parties, they are responsible for the smooth running of the entire process from planning and management through to execution, monitoring and closure. Construction project managers may also be required to set deliverables and monitor progress against them.
What is the average salary of a construction project manager in the UK?
The average construction project manager's salary in the UK is currently around £51,782 per annum according to Glassdoor, with the majority of construction PMs earning between £27,000 and £87,000. This will depend on your level of experience as well as other factors like location.
What training/qualifications do I need?
Construction project manager roles normally require the completion of a relevant qualification, most commonly an undergraduate degree in project management, construction management, IT or something similar. A postgraduate degree in construction management can help you to stand out and progress more quickly.
What skills do construction project managers need?
You’ll be working with all the aspects of a construction project, including financing, execution and marketing, you’ll need strong mathematical and analytical skills, plus good attention to detail. A good knowledge of the construction sector will also be useful, along with organisation and project management skills.
What career paths/progression opportunities are available?
Construction project manager roles offer natural progression opportunities based on experience, with the chance to grow within the role from entry-level/graduate through to project and contract manager roles, followed by senior project management and head of department positions.
Why use Linear Recruitment to find your next construction project manager job?
Linear Recruit has been a specialist in construction sector recruitment since our conception in 2001, and we’ve proudly recruited on behalf of clients working on large, high-profile construction projects across the UK. We have the quickest access to some of the latest vacancies and provide our candidates with comprehensive support and careers advice throughout your application and beyond.
How do I apply for a job through Linear Recruitment?
Applying for a construction project manager job with Linear Recruitment is quick and easy. Just hit the ‘apply for role’ button and then fill out the contact form or email the recruitment consultant directly using the details at the bottom of the job description. Need additional help or information? Just get in touch.