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We are looking for exceptional Project Managers for exciting projects based in Woking, Croydon, Watford and Oxford.
various locations in the South
Closing date:


On a small/medium sized project of low-medium complexity, the Project Manager is the senior member of the project team, reporting directly to regional management. On a larger project where there is a Project Director, they are a senior member of the project team, reporting to the Project Director.

You will be responsible for overseeing the timely execution and completion of both the pre-construction and construction phases of the project. You will have full ownership of and responsibility and accountability for the project.

Responsibilities include:

• Reporting to the Managing Director/Contracts Manager/Project Director on a regular basis on the progress and performance of the project
• Ensuring the management of the project in accordance with the Company Management System
• Managing the project to meet the company’s objectives in terms of cost and programme
• Producing and maintaining the contract programme
• Producing and maintaining the procurement schedule
• Constructing the work to the specified quality, safely and without risk to the environment in accordance with the contract programme
• Preparing contract progress reports as and when required by the client
• Where relevant, work with the Project Director to deliver part of the overall project/development

Skills and knowledge (essential):

• Significant experience within the construction industry
• Proven experience in managing construction activities
• A technical, engineering background
• Good knowledge of construction processes, means and methods
• Good knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards
• Knowledge and understanding of forms of contract, (eg NEC3, JCT D&B)
• Familiarity with construction software packages
• Ability to plan and see the bigger picture
• Leadership and people management skills

Qualifications (essential):

• Degree in civil engineering, construction management or related field
• Relevant Construction Skills Certificate Card

Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.