Capital Projects Manager

39059
  • Negotiable DOE
  • Cheshire, England
  • Contract

Job Title: Project Manager (Capital Projects)

Location: Cheshire – Hybrid Working

Assignment Duration: Ongoing

 

Our client, a local authority in Cheshire, is seeking a skilled Project Manager to contribute to the delivery of strategic aims and objectives, particularly within the Economy, Enterprise & Property department. The role involves managing a diverse range of projects (Schools/Education Capital Projects), ensuring they meet the needs of service users and the public, adhere to high-quality standards, are fit for purpose, delivered on time, within budget, and comply with statutory requirements. The Project Manager will also play a key role in supporting the Council's regeneration programs by providing specialized project management input.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage projects from inception to completion, whether delivered in-house or through external consultants.
  • Ensure projects are delivered on schedule and within financial cost limits.
  • Evaluate customer needs and prepare client briefs for capital and major works programs.
  • Conduct feasibility studies when necessary.
  • Work with the Procurement Centre of Excellence to prepare contract documents.
  • Adjudicate tender returns and make recommendations to the Divisional Manager.
  • Commission external consultants, prepare commission documents, and adjudicate tender submissions.
  • Manage and monitor external consultants delivering professional services associated with the projects.
  • Contribute to the Council's Asset Management plan, divisional plan, and monitoring reports.
  • Monitor performance indicators associated with project delivery.

 

Requirements

  • Proven experience in managing Capital/Major Works projects from inception to completion.
  • Ability to evaluate customer needs and prepare relevant client briefs.
  • Experience in procurement, contract document preparation, and tender adjudication.
  • Skill in managing external consultants delivering professional services.
  • Ability to contribute to the Council's Asset Management plan and divisional plan.
  • Previous experience working for a Local Authority

 

If you’re interested in applying, please apply now with your CV and contact Joe O’Halloran at Spencer Clarke Group on 01772 954200.

Joe O’Halloran Senior Consultant

Apply for this role

© Spencer Clarke Group 2023
Site by Venn