Construction Sector

Graduate Project Manager

  • Permanent
  • Kent
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Salary:
  • £25 - 35,000 + package

Position:  Graduate Project Manager

Location: Kent

Salary:    Highly Competitive Salary

Company

This Graduate Project Manager’s role is with a leading project management consultancy that covers a variety of sectors across the construction industry. This role will be office-based operating out of the residential division of the company’s Kent office.

The Role

As this is a graduate position you will receive training and development in all areas of the role and your duties will include.

General

  • Liaise closely with Clients, Contractors, Developers.
  • Comply with or improve upon Key Performance Indicators.
  • Report on a regular basis on status of projects and update Fee Projections.

 

Pre-Contract Procedures and Administration

  • Deal with/organising all pre-contract investigations, surveys and other due diligence issues required by Clients, including sustainability issues.
  • Preparation of cost plans in conjunction with our Cost Consultant Team, risk appraisals and management of same.
  • Whole Life Cost appraisals.
  • Project manage where applicable other consultants on behalf of client.
  • Undertake all client funding and development control requirements.
  • Prepare Employer’s Requirements and Performance Specifications.
  • Amend contracts, prepare Build Agreements and JCT contracts.
  • Tendering (single & 2-stage) including EU Procurement Analysis & Reporting.
  • Ensure the appropriate stage invoices are issued.
  • Reviewing schemes against NDSS requirements and advising clients accordingly.

Post Contract Procedures and Administration

  • Co-ordinate management of both S106 schemes and more complex land led projects ensuring timely and satisfactory delivery to Clients.
  • Chair and minute site meetings; immediate issue of minutes to all relevant parties.
  • Regular site inspections; prompt reporting of same.
  • Timely issue of relevant Instructions, Certificates and Notices.
  • Assess contractor payment applications & advise client on cashflow forecast.
  • Carry out/organise pre-handover inspections, including recording gas, electric, water meter readings etc.
  • Carry out/organise End of Defects Inspections; monitor defects; issue relevant Certificates/Notices.
  • Prepare Final Accounts (claims where applicable) & issue Final Statements.

The Plus Points
This is a great chance to join a growing company with a professional and enjoyable working environment. You will be given good support and training and there will be opportunity to progress your career.

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