Project Managers - Civil Engineering Infrastructure & Design
Influential roles within the highly regarded land developer, L&Q Estates
Senior roles for Civil Engineers in both Construction and Design Management
About Our Client
L&Q Estates act as Master Developer, operating throughout the UK with a significant number of major sites.
This is a rare opportunity to join the Technical and Construction Team within one of the UK's largest Land Promotion Businesses.
L&Q Estates (formerly known as Gallagher Estates) specialises in the identification, acquisition and promotion of strategic land. Their significant financial resources combined with expertise in land assembly and promotion puts L&Q Estates at the forefront of UK development. L&Q Estates require Civil Engineering specialists to coordinate and manage infrastructure design and implementation. The roles are key to providing "Oven Ready" serviced land to the commercial and residential development industry.
The Technical & Construction team are responsible for procurement of Design, Technical Approvals, Tenders, Contracts and management of major Infrastructure to service development land parcels and creation of exciting greenfield and urban environments.
L&Q Estates are investing in their Technical & Construction team with the appointment of two new Civil Engineering Professionals:
Project Manager (Design) to lead on Technical, Design Management and Coordination of Infrastructure Delivery.
You will be a skilled coordinator with a determination and persistence in assembling Design Information across a series of consultancies and, in doing so, bring best value and solutions to the scheme. Being responsible for a number of sites, excellent stakeholder liaison skills and an ability to multi-task is essential. You will understand the complexities of buildability and strive for an appropriate level of detail at all phases of the design and implementation process. Likely a Design Manager within a Contracting or House Building organisation, you will be responsible for design management & coordination, robust technical input, legal & contractual negotiations (S104, S98, S38 and S278), and commercial control. You will be adept at appointing and managing consultants such that they deliver on their scope of works within the defined operational and commercial objectives.
Project Director or Associate Project Director to manage construction contracts from inception to handover and/or adoption.
You will ideally be a Chartered Civil Engineer employed in the construction industry with a considerable portfolio of successful highway construction, earthworks, remediation, sewerage and highway drainage experience. Importantly, you will have the ability to manage commercial aspects of contracts, administering the necessary contractual mechanisms as appropriate. You will be responsible for infrastructure procurement, commercial control and contractor liaison. As a valued member of the L&Q Estates delivery team you will ensure best value rates and terms, negotiate contracts, agree variations and resolve contractual matters.
The Successful Applicant
Candidates considered for these exciting opportunities will likely be :
- Technical - Design Managers or similarly skilled Project Managers working with a Civil Engineering Contractor, a House Building organisation or relevant Technical Design Department will be ideally suited to the Project Manager (Design) role. Design Engineers, with the right aptitude, may also apply
- Construction - a Chartered Civil Engineer currently working with a Civil Engineering Contractor or Housing Building organisation.
Commercial Managers (Quantity Surveyors) with significant Civil Engineering and construction experience will be considered.
What's on Offer
Highly competitive salary, car allowance & benefits scheme.
This process is being managed exclusively by Michael Page and all direct and third party applications will be forwarded to Michael Page.