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Foster + Partners

Project Manager - Campus Capital Projects

Head Office- Battersea

Foster and Partners are an award-winning British architectural design and engineering firm who put forward an innovative, modern and sustainable approach. We are based in Battersea SW London.

The Project Manager- Campus Capital Projects is responsible for the coordination of day-to-day management, planning and delivery of small construction projects within the company. We are seeking an individual from a building design or construction related services background, who is experienced in dealing with all commercial aspects related to appointment of contractors and provides support to ongoing projects through to completion.

• To independently handle and perform the role in Project Management for Small Works in UK to manage, financially control, and deliver to its capital plan.
• Manage, Coordinate and control the delivery of projects from inception to completion.
• Manage small... ground-up projects including programming, design, entitlements, bidding, permitting, and construction management.
• Oversees capital improvement/asset preservation programs with design and construction processes at multiple sites through local resources
• Manage own project budgets for subject properties
• Responsible for project scheduling and project decisions based upon site improvements, entitlements, permits, consultant selection; design team management, schedule creation and management, contractor selection and management
• Design management and coordination.
• Coordinate with an External PM Company on Contract and Cost administration.
• Assists in or assembles and manages required teams of consultants and contractors.
• Provides appropriate level of on-site supervision to ensure project performance criteria are being met and review progress and check for contractor’s compliance
• Develops relationships with consultants/contractors/vendors and evaluate their performance. Operates independently on activities relevant to project.
• Coordinate with F+P in house Technical Review team and Safety by Design team to Identify and address areas of concern regarding potential liabilities and risk (errors and omissions, etc.)
• Manage costs and keep track of all costs attributed to each project
• Any and all other duties and tasks assigned, to support the Campus Project Team
• Equity, diversity & inclusion (EDI) is a core priority. To support and champion the embedding of this focus as a collective workforce responsibility, EDI should be integrated, where relevant, into all workstreams .
• Thorough knowledge of and compliance with F+P procedures and standards

Qualifications and Skills
• Educational qualifications in the field of quantity surveying / building / project & construction management / engineering / architecture
• Previous experience in project, commercial management in the building design or construction industry
• Understanding and have experience of the design, procurement and construction process
• Application of robust and methodical analytical skills regarding design service delivery.
• Excellent organisational skills
• Able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information
• Self motivated and able to take responsibility
• Able to demonstrate initiative and a proactive approach to daily tasks
• Good interpersonal skills and able to work independently and as part of an effective team
• Flexible attitude
• Able to build good relationships at all levels, internally and externally
• Resilient to cope with conflicting demands, able to prioritise duties and work effectively under pressure.
• Able to work as part of an effective team assisting and supporting team members

The role will be based in our London office, in Battersea with global travel to sites when required

We offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits which uncludes, pension, annual bonus and salary review, 25 days holiday plus life cover
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