Construction Project Manager Exeter – Construction Project Management Recruitment 

This Construction Project Manager Exeter vacancy is for a construction professional with Construction Consultancy Project Management experience in the UK.

N.B we are not seeking I.T Project Managers for this role. This is a position for a Construction Project Manager

For this job vacancy candidates must have experience of overseeing large-value building construction projects. This is a full-time permanent role based in the client’s offices in Devon in the UK. We are not seeking freelancers for this position.

This client is considered one of the premier multidisciplinary construction consultancies in the United Kingdom and this role is exclusive to Stafford Lawrence Ltd. Some would say they are a premier construction consultancy in the South West and across the UK.  Staff turnover is exceptionally low. Our client also actively encourages and promotes within the organisation.

They are seeking to recruit a Construction Project Management candidate with experience in the Project Management of Healthcare ( Hospitals) Residential ( High End), or Defence and/or Infrastructure projects. Candidates with experience of frameworks projects are also encouraged to apply.

If you have Construction Project Management experience and are keen to explore job opportunities in the Exeter, Devon and South West region. We have several roles for this client, including an Associate Partner- Project Management and Project Manager roles as well as Cost Consulting and Quantity Surveying roles.

If you would like to work in Devon or Cornwall? Want more information on living and working in the area? or you would like to talk to us about a Career in Construction? Please contact us for an in-depth conversation.

Requirements for the Construction Project Manager- UK Construction Consultancy Job Vacancies

  • Above all, it is essential that you have a Degree qualification in a Construction related degree subject such as Construction Project Management, Construction Management, Building Surveying, Quantity Surveying or Engineering disciplines.
  • Furthermore, you should have experience with a Construction or Engineering Consultancy as a Project Manager or Senior Project Manager. Our client are a Construction Consultancy so really do need this experience. We are not seeking Main contractor candidates for this role.
  • In addition, The desire to live and work in the Exeter, Devon, South West area, within commuting distance of Exeter. Candidates must also have a current right to live and work in the United Kingdom. Our clients are happy to speak to candidates who are currently living in the UK and wish to relocate to Devon, assistance with relocation may be provided.
  • Project Manager candidates should have experience in all or some of the following construction sectors for the construction of Healthcare, (Hospitals, Medical Centres) Public Sector, Residential, Housing, Defence or Infrastructure.
  • The ability to manage and mentor less senior members of a project management team.
  • Strong Communication skills and client liaison along with client and project management skills are key.
  • The experience of working alone and as part of a team.
  • Experienced in the Use of Project Management software such as Microsoft Project, Asta Power Project etc. ( please detail this in your CV)

A Chartered Status is highly desirable when working for a Construction Consultancy, although not essential for this role. If you would like to know more about becoming a Member of a Chartered Professional body in the UK, detailed information can be found on the following sites:

MAPM Membership

MCIOB Membership

MRICS Membership

Job Description for the Senior Project Manager – Devon Vacancy

  • You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of projects at various stages in a project’s life cycle (pre-construction, construction and post-construction).
  • This is a Client facing role, providing support and advice on all aspects of the construction project – technical, financial, contractual, safety & environment etc.
  • Programme, Change and Risk Management.
  • Proactive contract administration generally using JCT or ECC NEC suite of contracts.
  • Managing the production of design data including conducting technical reviews and acceptances.
  • Supporting the production of contract data and works information and executing tenders.
  • You will also regularly create and draft reports – progress, value engineering, lessons learnt, options and feasibility etc.
  • Organise, chair and minute both regular and ad-hoc meetings relating to the projects.
  • Support all aspects of project and client governance procedures.
  • Support the Quantity Surveyor but take personal ownership of the project cost control.
  • This role will report to the Director of Project Management for the South West region.

Salary & Benefits for the Senior Project Manager Exeter- Construction Recruitment

This Senior Project Manager role in Exeter, Devon is a permanent full-time role. The successful Senior Project Manager can expect a basic salary of £45-60,000

In addition to a great basic, you will also receive the following extensive benefits package

  • Laptop & Mobile Phone
  • In addition 33 days of holiday.
  • Excellent Pension provision and life cover benefits.
  • Pool Car and Mileage Allowance
  • In addition, one paid professional subscription
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity cover.
  • Additional leave to assist with local community projects
  • Continuing professional Training and Development
  • Sports and Social Events
  • Plus some work from Home days 2/3 home/office

To apply for this UK Construction Project Management vacancy

Email an up-to-date CV to Please Quote reference CPM/EX/24

OR Call 0208 638 8857

  • If you do not wish to send your CV in the first instance, please call us, or send us an email asking for a call to discuss the role further.
  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd has 20 years of experience hiring and recruiting construction consultancy project management professionals in the United Kingdom the Middle East and Asia.
  • We are a United Kingdom-based recruiter
  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd adheres to GDPR Guidelines. Your Curriculum Vitae will go to specifically named clients only with your permission.
  • We will also provide all company information to candidates we select to send forward to our clients.
  • Stafford Lawrence is an Employment Agency that specialises in hiring Project Managers Quantity Surveyors, Cost Consultants, Commercial Managers and Engineering professionals in the United Kingdom Middle East and Asia

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We also have several Jobs careers and vacancies across the United Kingdom for Construction Project Managers, please visit our United Kingdom jobs page for detailed information on all roles. All our roles provide information on the role the requirements and the salary bandings.

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