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Project Manager

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Job Title: Project Manager
Location:Fradley Park

With over 30 years' experience in construction across the UK, Thorn Baker's interior fit-out business is now looking for a Senior Project Manager to manage multiple interior fit-out projects across the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors. This is a perfect role for enthusiastic individuals who are keen to work as a team, as well as on their own initiative.

What's in it for you:

  • Competitive salary + excellent benefits
  • Work for an employee-owned company
  • Personal and professional development

Your Responsibilities:

  • Works as part of a team to achieve common objectives.
  • Capable of communicating at both Client and Site level.
  • Can foresee and highlight design & structural design & site issues and offer proposed solutions
  • Knowledge of departmental roles & responsibilities.
  • Is persistent & enthusiastic.
  • Able to work on own initiative.
  • Write and manage a contract programme in Microsoft Project.
  • Sourcing and requisitioning of materials
  • Capable of controlling up to 4 "live" sites - dependent on contract value
  • Sourcing contractors
  • Working with Commercial teams and assisting in preparing valuations and final accounts
  • Liaising with internal departments including Purchasing, Health & Safety and CAD to ensure smooth running of projects.

Required Skills:

  • At least 5 years proven experience Fitting out of retail, leisure and food sector projects ranging from £100,000 - £3,000,000
  • Ability to build strong client and contractor relationships, ensuring client expectations are exceeded and contractors are equipped to succeed
  • Following organizational policies and procedures
  • Direction of site-based trades
  • Comprehensive understanding of H&S requirements
  • Computer literate - Microsoft word, Excel & Project
  • Positive,proactive and problem-solving attitude, and excellent organisational skills
  • Cost control experience
  • Able to work on own initiative and capable of providing solutions to problems.

Key skills: Management, construction, project, retail, fit out

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