Birmingham , West Midlands

Project Manager

Permanent

Reference number: INT00308

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Project Manager

We are currently looking to recruit a motivated and passionate Project Manager (known at Willmott Dixon as a Construction Manager) to help lead our growing team in the West Midlands and the project workload in the surrounding area.

Willmott Dixon Interiors are driven by our customers’ aims and aspirations, delivering outstanding work, providing a great service and excellent value for money. To this day we remain family owned and take pride in our core values.

As the specialist interiors arm of the Willmott Dixon Group, you will be involved leading refurbishment projects (check out the Wolverhampton Civic Hall and 10 Brindley Place as large project examples).
Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed. Combining the strength of a national contractor with the skills of a highly experienced design and fit-out team and completing one-off projects up to £45+ million in value.

To be considered as a Construction Manager, you will be able to develop and implement project strategy and delivery programme, ensure effective communication and implementation to deliver the project safely on time, ensure regular monitoring and reporting on progress, and instigate corrective actions as required. You may be leading more than one project at any one time and acting similarly to a contracts manager on smaller projects or as PM on larger schemes.

You should ideally be able to build and lead the project team, manage the supply chain and to deliver projects safely, on time, within budget and to the highest quality whilst exceeding our customers’ expectations

In addition you will need to develop and monitor strategies (including sustainability) to deliver a quality build in accordance with the requirements of the project.

What is the benefit of joining Willmott Dixon…?

Willmott Dixon is one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK. Our unique selling point is our people. We are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around their continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Willmott Dixon Interiors are an Investor in People Gold Award holder.

You will have a clear plan around your development. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business; our values are at the epicentre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent coupled with the right culture and values ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.

We have very recently been awarded 5th place in the Sunday Times Best Companies Top 100 (2020) to work for, the Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2022 and is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development.

Essential and Desirable Criteria

Essential Criteria
• A track record of leading successful delivery of projects.
• A variety of construction operations.
• A growth mindset.
• Controlling costs, timing and quality in line with targets.
• Reading and accurately interpreting contract documents, programmes, drawings and technical specifications.
• Managing and leading cohesive teams (your own team, supply chain and consultants).
• Appropriate CSCS card.
• First Aid at Work certificate.
• Valid driving licence.
• SMSTS certificate.

Desirable Criteria
• Construction related degree.
• Working towards MCIOB.

Additional Information

At Willmott Dixon we provide an inclusive and flexible working environment for people to thrive in and we are happy to support agile working wherever possible.
We are a proud member of the Disability Confident Scheme.

About Us

We are proud to be part of the Willmott Dixon family; a privately-owned contracting and interior fit out group in the UK. With a rich history, amazing track record and strong values, this partnership makes us a stronger and more progressive organisation, allowing us to share knowledge and take on bigger and better projects.

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