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Construction Project Manager

  • Location:

    Sandwich

  • Sector:

    Fresh Produce

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Austin Baker

  • Job ref:

    AB00017074

  • Published:

    8 months ago

We are working with a company that is revolutionizing the food industry with innovative indoor growing facilities. On a mission to produce fresh and healthy food for everyone, while reducing environmental impact and creating a positive social change.

We are looking for an exceptional project manager who can help us design, build, and manage our next-generation production facilities. You will be working with our engineering director and a team of talented engineers, contractors, and operators to deliver complex and multidisciplinary construction projects.

This is a unique opportunity to join a fast-growing company that is at the cutting edge of sustainable food production. You will have a direct impact on success and growth, as well as the chance to learn from diverse and passionate people.

As Project manager, you will:

  • Lead the delivery of a major construction project expanding the indoor growing facility
  • Coordinate all aspects of the project, from design to commissioning, ensuring quality, safety, and budget
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders, including engineers, statutory bodies, and operations team
  • Oversee the site management team and ensure compliance with CDM 2015 regulations
  • Monitor and report on project progress, performance, and risks
  • Develop and implement solutions for design requirements and changes
  • Prepare and communicate project documentation and reports
  • Attend and lead meetings with third-party contractors
  • Assist the wider design team with cost options and valuations

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Significant project management experience in construction, preferably in food or process industries
  • Sound understanding of the characteristics of projects over their lifecycle
  • Ability to lead medium to large-sized general construction, fit-out, or process contracts
  • Ability to think logically and creatively for day-to-day tasks and problem-solving
  • Sound judgement and integrity to make decisions and take actions
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills for internal and external audiences
  • Passion for setting challenging personal goals and achieving them
  • Enthusiasm, self-motivation, and determination to succeed
  • Openness and curiosity for new ideas and approaches from inside and outside the organization
  • Willingness to learn from people with different backgrounds and perspectives

What we offer you:

  • Annual bonus based on company, team, and individual performance
  • Employee incentivisation scheme
  • 25 days holiday
  • Income protection insurance
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • Pension (5% employer contribution)
  • Employee benefits programme with Bravo Benefits
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Vitality at Work health benefits

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. Please apply now by sending your resume to austin@morepeople.co.uk

We look forward to meeting you soon!