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Senior Project Manager

We are looking for a Senior Project Manager with commercial fit out experience, to join our Operational Team.

Working in a fast pace role, you will be responsible for leading teams to deliver high-quality fit outs for global brands. As a Senior Project Manager, you will be involved in everything from strategic advice to day-to-day operational elements. You will need to have 6+ years of project management experience managing multiple projects.

Grant Fit Out is the fastest growing retail fit out company in the world. Our mission is to give our clients, customers and staff an exciting, memorable experience of their brand through the brilliant physical and digital environments we create.

The Role

  • Working closely with the Head of Operations to plan the project effectively ensuring project requirements, specifications, design drawings and health & safety proposals are agreed
  • Create project programmes with achievable deadlines and ensure they are maintained
  • Lead the coordination of trades on site and ensure each sub-contractor understands their scope of work and contact duration and budget. Ensure the supply chain is meeting project dates.
  • Lead and coordinate a direct team of site managers, in charge of elemental parts of the project
  • Coordinate all design and technical information with the client design team
  • Promote and maintain the highest standards of health, safety and environmental management
  • Review performance against targets. Identify and manage potential risks and opportunities for the project
  • Proactive approach to resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise and associated reporting to the Head of Operations
  • Monitor progress, quality and compliance with contract documents and ensure all relevant Grant Fit Out standards are being maintained
  • Arrange regular meetings with internal and external parties on the progress of the project
  • Managing project handover and ensuring defect/snag-free completion
  • Have commercial awareness of projects

The Person

  • Degree / HND in a construction-related discipline and 6+ years relevant experience OR a minimum of 10 year’s experience gained within similar site management roles working on fit out projects ranging from £500k – £5m
  • Technical background and a strong understanding of M&E packages
  • Pre-construction knowledge for methodologies programmes
  • Excellent communication, programming, and accountability skills
  • CSR / CSCS Card – preferably held at management level
  • Confidence in leading, while working in a team environment
  • Excellent eye for detail and exceptional quality
  • Good management skills to include, communication, planning and time management
  • Proficiency in managing sub-contractors and trades
  • Understanding of building regulations, legislation and health & safety
  • Proficiency in common data environments and quality management systems
  • Experience working on a multi-floor fit out would be desirable
  • Weekend work may be required from time to time as well as international travel
  • Full driving license

The Benefits

  • 30 days holidays including stat & public holidays
  • Pension contributions
  • Company performance bonus
  • Personal performance bonus
  • Recruitment Referral bonus
  • Travel opportunities
  • Professional development and training We will train, coach, and develop you so that you are the best version of yourself.
  • Recognition awards
  • Social events
  • Well-being initiatives; fitness programme

The Salary

  • Competitive and dependent on experience

Grant is an equal opportunities employer.  We welcome people from all backgrounds and recognise that to be successful, we need to create an inclusive environment where everyone can reach their potential and succeed.