Senior Project Manager Construction Plymouth- Careers in Construction

This Senior Project Manager Construction job vacancy in Plymouth in the United Kingdom is for a candidate with solid Construction Consultancy or Engineering Consultancy experience.

The vacancy is with an award-winning consultancy for their offices in Plymouth, Devon. We are seeking to recruit a candidate with experience in Project Management with a consultancy as well as a strong understanding of NEC and JCT Contracts.  NEC accreditation is desirable but not essential.  Our client can provide training for Chartered Status if required. It is important that you have experience of the construction of buildings projects as a consultancy project manager.

Our clients are involved in a number of framework construction projects in the region. If you have experience in the project management of Frameworks projects we would be keen to talk to you. The frameworks are with local government, healthcare or Education.

Our client is an established forward-thinking multidisciplinary practice, with offices across the UK that have an unrivalled reputation and many awards to their name. They are seeking candidates who are looking for a Career with a view to making Associate or Director in the not-to-distant future.

Some would say they are the premier construction consultancy in the South West.  Staff turnover is exceptionally low. Our client actively encourages and promotes within the organisation.

If you would like to work in Devon or Cornwall and would like more information on living and working in the area, and you are seeking a Career in Construction please contact us for an in-depth conversation.

Please view our UK jobs vacancies and careers page for all our other Senior Project Manager- Construction jobs in the U.K. We are also seeking a Construction Project Manager for this client.

Requirements for the Senior Construction Project Manager Vacancy

  • Above all, it is important that you have Degree Qualification or a Higher National Diploma in a Construction related subject, such as Project Management, Cost, Building Surveying, or Engineering qualifications would be ideal.
  • Furthermore, you should have experience with a Construction Consultancy, Engineering Consultancy, or Property Consultancy Organisation as a Project Manager or Senior Project Manager.
  • Experience with some or all of the following sectors, Civils, Infrastructure, Commercial, Mixed Use,  OR Healthcare or Education Construction frameworks will also be desirable.
  • In addition, The desire to live and work in the Devon area, within commutable distance from our clients offices in Plymouth Devon.
  • Candidates should have extensive experience with NEC Contracts. NEC Accreditation is desirable but not essential as long as you can show solid Project Management experience.
  • The ability to manage and mentor less senior members of the project management team would be highly desirable.
  • This role will report to the Director of Project Management for the region.
  • Chartered Status is highly desirable when working with a Construction Consultancy although not essential for this role, MAPM, MCIOB or MRICS. . Further information on how to become a Member of a Chartered professional body in the UK can be found on the following sites.

MAPM Membership

MCIOB Membership

MRICS Membership

Salary & Benefits for the Senior Project Manager job vacancy Plymouth, Devon

The successful Senior Project Manager -Construction should expect a basic salary of £48,000-60,000. Our client is slightly flexible on these figures for the right person

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

  • Laptop Mobile Phone
  • Excellent Pension benefits 6 %
  • Pool Car and Mileage Allowance
  • In addition, one paid professional subscription
  • Provided training for Chartered Status if required
  • Life Cover
  • Relocation expenses
  • A mix of Office/Home working
  • Maternity /Paternity Benefits
  • 33 days holiday ( 25 days plus bank holidays)

To apply for this vacancy of Senior Project Manager in Plymouth Devon

You can send your CV directly to or APPLY NOW via our contact us form, please provide the reference SPM/PLY723 in the Subject line

Please note: We are also hiring/ recruiting in the Plymouth area for a Project Manager and an Associate Director of Project Management for this client.

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You can view all our other construction consultancy careers in Plymouth, Exeter and the surrounding Devon, Cornwall and Somerset areas on our UK Construction Consultancy Jobs page. We have a number of vacancies for a selection of clients who are hiring in the area, from Assistant to Board level.

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