Capital Projects Manager

Closing Date
Monday, 5th July 2021
Job Type
Administrative Professional & Managerial
Sustainability & Development
£40322 to £49553 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

We require an experienced person to be responsible for the management of a range of large and complex construction projects from inception to completion. The successful candidate will be required to coordinate the liaison with external clients and internal departments and manage a multi-disciplinary professional design team ensuring schemes are fit for purpose and are delivered to meet all necessary statutory, grant award or internal requirements. You will also be required when necessary to provide all documentation relating to projects and obtain, check and prepare estimates, monitoring spend and funding levels for designated projects and produce or assist in the production of business cases. You will be responsible for controlling budgets and projects vary in complexity and value up to £40m.

This is a key role with the development team and will require creative thinking and problem solving skills to ensure deadlines area met while dealing with multiple projects in a demanding environment.

Candidates should be a professionally qualified member (or probationer) of a recognised professional institution, i.e. RICS, CIOB, ARB, IET, IMechE with a relevant degree, plus have significant hands-on experience in similar or related roles or have a proven track record of relevant extensive work experience and have demonstrable professional knowledge of work practices, processes and procedures relating to the delivery of large or complex projects. Wider relevant or commercial experience will also be considered. It is also essential for this role that candidates have proven experience of decision making on large and complex projects.

This is a permanent, full-time position for 36.25 hours per week worked 5 days out of 7 to be arranged. Applications for job share will be considered.

Further details regarding the qualifications and experience required for this post can be found on the attached job role profile.

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Informal enquiries may be addressed to David Butler, email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.Please quote ref. NHE094921

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