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Project Manager (Major Works)

The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea Council
Kensington and Chelsea, London (Greater)
£49,916 - £57,335 per annum
Closing date
31 Oct 2021

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Regeneration and Local Economies, Housing, Management and Maintenance
Job role
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full time
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About Us:

Join a Team Making a Difference

Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea has developed their Property Services team within the last two to three years. They pride themselves on working collaboratively with residents and being technical experts within their field. The team have a supportive, friendly culture which in turn provides a comfortable working environment.

The Role:

You will be responsible for managing a portfolio of individual contracts and framework call off projects from the RBKC's procured contractor and consultants frameworks within the current budget of circa £50m (for the next three years) for the Capital, Cyclical, Door Renewal, FRA and M&E works programmes.

You will have responsibility from inception to final account of approximately between £5 - £15 million per year, you will be responsible for the delivery of capital building projects within the Councils capital programme, ensuring effective outcomes, delivery on time, within budget, representing value for money, management of consultant and contractor framework, contribute to the development, delivery, management and monitoring of the organisation's capital delivery programme

Please refer to the Job Description for more information

About You:

  • Relevant professional qualification (e.g. RICS/CIOB) or qualified by experience
  • Qualification in Project Management (e.g. APM or equivalent)
  • Experience of contract management and procurement
  • Operational experience within public sector housing or similar environment carrying out major works schemes
  • Experience of managing a minimum of £5 million per year
  • Experience of reviewing specifications/designs and challenging consultants/contractors
  • Experience in producing a feasibility report

What you'll get in return:

You will receive a competitive salary along with full local authority package inclusive of the Local Government Pension Scheme, 30 days holiday plus an additional 8 public holidays. The opportunity of flexible working including working from home and local retail discounts.

Please outline your suitability for this position by clearly specifying how you meet the criteria outlined in the person specification and job description, as well as the Council's core values.

Additional information

We are committed to promoting equality and respecting diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

We are a Disability Confident Employer – committed to ensuring that our recruitment and selection process is inclusive and accessible.

We engage our staff with a variety of learning types including face-to-face and virtual learning because we want to ensure our staff understand our values and behaviours, grow their skills and develop their careers.

This post is covered by the Fluency Duty, as outlined in the code of Practice on the English language requirements for public sector workers.

We do not accept speculative CVs from any source.

Please note, we will primarily contact candidates by e-mail throughout the recruitment process, please monitor your email junk / spam folder as our system generated emails may be allocated to these folders by your email settings.

If you experience difficulties with the recruitment application process, please contact the recruitment team by email:

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