Senior Project Manager

London Permanent
  • Opportunity to join leading facilities management business as Senior PM
  • London based, Senior Project Manager

About Our Client

Our client is a global leader in providing a full suite of real estate services to many of the top businesses in the world.

Job Description

The role will have full responsibility for the management and delivery of project works, working alongside contract teams to the highest standards as well as generating a pipeline of sales and opportunities.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Identify and develop a medium and long term pipeline of Project opportunities from the portfolio of customers within the Business Unit.
  • Leverage opportunities through visibility and presence on customer sites.
  • Liaise with colleagues managers to determine and identify project opportunities. Create case studies to promote business and host key decision makers on show site tours.
  • Liaise with key stakeholders on their requirements and explain feasibility of their schemes to become a trusted advisor.
  • Work with developers, designers and sub-contractors to define and document scope(s) of work(s). Develop and understand the full scope of works in line with the desired project business case and in turn outcome. This is to be within agreed budget requirements and required profit margins.
  • Manage, run and draw up tenders on behalf of the customer as required. Carry out full tender analysis of all sub-contractor returns.
  • Ensure QHSE practices and processes are fully embedded in each project.
  • Manage the day-to-day operational aspects of the project(s) "end to end". Activities to include but not be limited to estimating, business development, quantity surveying, sub-contractor management and site manager duties.
  • Work closely with relevant stake holders to ensure effective and efficient implementation of the project(s).
  • Lead and manage others within the division and support their growth and development.
  • Support Head of Projects in managing and delivering business strategy.

The Successful Applicant


  • Recognised technical qualification in Construction, Mechanical or Electrical or similar (desirable)
  • Degree level qualification in Project Management (desirable)


  • Degree level qualification within project management, construction management or equivalent (desirable)
  • Business standard of written and verbal literacy and numeracy
  • APM certified (desirable)
  • Prince 2 certified (desirable)
  • CDM regulations
  • SMSTS certified
  • Nebosh certified
  • CSCS card holder
  • IOSH (desirable)


  • Proven track record safely delivering exceptional projects in either an M&E, FM, construction, or critical environments.
  • Experience of developing new project opportunities
  • Proven experience of running a P&L
  • Demonstrable evidence of having managed a team
  • Experience of creating, presenting and managing on bids, tenders and proposals.


  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to influence
  • An excellent relationship builder
  • Ability to inspire confidence
  • Challenge status quo
  • High degree of integrity
  • Highly motivated and self-aware
  • Highly organised with attention to detail
  • Ability to network
  • Results focused
  • Innovative
  • Handle high levels of information from a wide range of sources


  • Excellent motivational and influencing skills, with high levels of personal integrity
  • Has vision, and able to communicate this effectively. A role model for customer service excellence.
  • Analytical
  • Creative
  • Able to contribute effectively across all business activities.
  • Politically astute.
  • Incumbents must have a high level of energy, be self- starters, confident and stable in manner.
  • Organised, able to prioritise and deliver within high pressure, business critical environments.

What's on Offer

Highly competitive package and benefits

Matthew O'Donnell
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Phone number
+44 148 330 7622

Job summary

Job function
Facilities Management
Project Manager
Contract type
Consultant name
Matthew O'Donnell
Consultant phone
+44 148 330 7622
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