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Project Director

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Job Title:Project Director

Due to continued growth and recent contract awards Thorn Baker's exceptional client is currently looking for an experienced and ambitious Project Director for high-end interiors projects in London. Delivering prestigious and exciting bespoke joinery and interior fit-out projects across a broad range of sectors, you will be part of a progressive, internationally renowned company with over 45 years' experience in providing exceptional quality work.

The Project Director will be responsible for the delivery of major high-end interior fit-out projects ensuring safety, budget, programme and quality standards are met.

What's in it for you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Working from home scheme
  • Private Health Care (family cover) + Enhanced pension
  • Employee wellness programme
  • Personal and professional development

Your Responsibilities:

  • Developing a project budget and ensure the project is delivered within that budget.
  • Ensure that all work is carried out to the client's specifications.
  • Ensure that the project resources i.e. staff, labour, plant, materialsand sub-contractors are effectively managed.
  • Liaise with clients and their agents to advise on progress and problem resolution as required.
  • Ensure contractual conditions are adhered to and the contractual position is not compromised.
  • Monitor the financial performance of the project and take all necessary steps to minimise costs.
  • Proactively develop relationships with clients.
  • Proactively participate in value engineering to maximise project contribution.
  • Ensure that a high standard of safety is maintained throughout the project and that all relevant environmental and health & safety regulations and procedures are adhered to.

Required Skills:

  • Extensive project management experience on projects of circa £60M preferably with experience of interior fit-out type projects.
  • Fully competent in H&S. CSCS Black Card is desirable.
  • Excellent leadership, organisational and communication skills.
  • Sound commercial acumen and the ability to add value and optimise profits.
  • Good IT skills with the ability to produce programmes, reports and comply with all record keeping in line with industry standards and Company procedures.
  • Ability to build and promote successful customer relationships.
  • Experience working in a pressurised environment and can keep calm under pressure.
  • Strong influencing, negotiating and presentation skills.

Key skills: Management, construction, CSCS, SMSTS, fit-out, joinery, outfitting

For more information on the role please contact Rhian at Thorn Baker on 07969 972 412 or email: