Project Manager - Partnerships

13 Mar 2019
10 Apr 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
About us:

We are one of the UK's leading housebuilding and construction groups. For 100 years, Galliford Try has helped to shape the world around us and today we are at the forefront of the construction industry with approximately 4,700 employees working on a huge range of housebuilding and construction projects. As a FTSE 250 listed UK business, our focus is on delivering first class business solutions and building long-term relationships with our customers, employees, supply chain and communities we work in. Our involvement in some of the UK's most high profile and innovative projects ensures our employees benefit from unrivalled opportunities and career progression.

Partnerships and Regeneration

The Partnerships and Regeneration Division represents a fusion of contracting, housing and mixed-use regeneration expertise. We undertake design and build contracting, mixed tenure and speculative development, estate regeneration and property support services nationwide. We work in collaborative long-term arrangements with Registered Providers, Local Authorities and other stakeholders to build high quality housing and sustainable communities.

Role Overview:

We are recruiting for a Project Manager to join our highly successful Partnerships West Midlands team on a 70 bed extra care scheme in Bishopton, Warwickshire. The project manager will organise resources and to direct the management of designated development projects to achieve progressive project completion to quality and specification and on budget.

Key Responsibilities:

* To direct the necessary labour, plant, staff and equipment to achieve both plot and project completion on time, to specification and within budget.

* Monitor that the Buying team and Surveying department order the correct materials and sub-contract services in good time to meet contract objectives.

* Manage site teams by monitoring performance against contract targets and instigating any necessary corrective actions.

* Ensure compliance with Group Safety Policy and Health and Safety Regulations.

* Ensure that staff and operatives are managed and led effectively by developing the skills and attitudes of managers leading to provision of a working environment that engenders high morale.

* Train and develop subordinates to meet current and assessed future requirements.

* 100% compliance with current NHBC standards.

* Achieve 75% overall satisfaction levels on the completed Customer satisfaction survey questionnaire.

* Establish that staff training and development has occurred as plan at annual appraisal and appraisal review stages.

* Achieve maximum marks on the twice monthly Health and Safety audit.

Experience and Qualifications:

* Applicants must have significant experience of working on mixed use residential and housing projects as well as in the management of H & S, and the design and procurement processes.

* Experience within residential and extra care projects

* Applicants must have experience of managing all aspects of the build process; the applicant will be required to coordinate the packages from the design and procurement phase through to installation on site and handover.

* Trade experience and site experience preferable

* Up to date knowledge of health and safety obligations and building legislation


* CSCS Card at Site Manager level

* Valid SMSTS certificate

* Valid First Aid at Work certificate


* NVQ Level 3-4, BTEC diploma in Building Construction or similar

* Valid Scaffold Appreciation certificate

* Valid LOLER certificate

* Qualified to the required CIOB Grade applicable at the time in accordance with Group policy

* Applicants must be computer literate, especially in MS Word, and it would be desirable to have a good working knowledge of MS Excel, Asta Teamplan or Power Project

In Return:

We offer an opportunity to work on some of the UKs most exciting construction projects, in a fast paced environment where each day brings new challenges as well as a competitive salary and benefits package.

With an ambitious strategy, we're poised for further growth and success, so if you're committed, talented and enthusiastic, Galliford Try is the right place for you.

Galliford Try is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community