Project Manager - Construction

Job Title: Project Manager - Construction
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Salary: Up to £30000.00 per annum
Start Date: 02.11.2020
Reference: J906560_1603361926
Contact Name: Amanda Winder
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 22, 2020 11:18

Job Description

We are looking for a Project Manager with buying duties.

Salary £30k

Phone & Laptop provided

Based in Preston office, 8am to 5pm, Mon-Fri

Holidays 21 days plus bank holidays.

Main Duties include:

  • Receiving orders from clients and entering the jobs on sage.
  • Dealing direct with clients and Project Managers to get all relevant information needed.
  • Writing RAMS from a template in place - adding site details, local hospital details and staff details etc.
  • Dealing with the various Contracts Managers for Programme/scope of works and check off of all labour and materials required.
  • Agreeing Programme of works and site access with clients and the site.
  • Collating and providing site files/build packs to Telecoms specialist civils teams - includes detailed drawings, stats and soil reports, RAMS and CPHSP, materials order with list of contact details and expected delivery date for each materials ordered etc
  • Arranging hired in plant and heras fencing and tools to be delivered to site and making sure all off hired as needed or at the end of site work.
  • Placing orders for civils materials for delivery to office/warehouse and direct to site in line with the site quote - ducts, aggregate, concrete, lightening protection, timber and general building supplies etc.
  • Highlighting to the Directors any items that are above the quote allowance price and seeking approval to proceed or give details to quantity surveyor to arrange a variation order with the client.
  • Dealing with the civils site teams directly and any requirements and immediate needs that come up on site and placing orders with suppliers in line.
  • Placing sub-contract purchase orders with external contractors such as fencing, traffic management or tree cutting contractors and managing them for schedule and access and completion photos as required.
  • Managing the site photos and adding to site files on the server.
  • Chasing certification from suppliers such as concrete cube tests and Lightening protection test.
  • Collating and producing site hand over pack.
  • Check invoices and sign off/query in line with the relevant purchase orders.
  • Produce profit/loss report upon completion of job.
  • Attend internal management meetings to discuss each site's progress.
  • Give regular feedback to the Directors on any performance, quality and pricing issues.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Project Management experience - office based within the construction industry - utilities or civils.
  • Previous work within mobile Telecoms industry experience is ideal but not essential
  • Iosh training - would be provided if needed.
  • Experience of buying civils materials for site builds is an advantage
  • Experience in a similar role with similar duties.

Please send your cv to or call 01517375560

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