Project Manager | London

What is the purpose of this role?

Reporting to the Associate of the Project Management team, your role is to run projects across a variety of sectors within the business.


Key Responsibilities

  • Preparing scopes of work, appointment documents, programmes, and communication strategies
  • Providing advice on procurement, contracts (JCT), logistics plans, construction plans and particular conditions
  • Preparing and evaluating the contractor and consultant selection process
  • Providing, understanding and commenting on documentation, including consultant appointments
  • Processing and developing change control documentation
  • Attending client meetings and reporting on project progress
  • Providing support to Cost Managers on projects
  • Providing input into final accounts and insight into loss and expense and LAD claims
  • Delegating work to junior team members where appropriate
  • Maintaining clients throughout the course of the project and post practical completion until issues of the defects liability certificate


How will you know if you’re succeeding?

  • Clients are informed at all times of programme, cost and quality matters, and appraised of risk
  • Projects are delivered in a timely manner, to a very high standard
  • You will be respected by colleagues and clients, and are seen as a ‘go to’ person within the Project Management team
  • You will have built strong relationships with clients, Partners and fellow colleagues
  • Positive attitude and projection of an appropriate Bruceshaw image


What skills do you need in order to perform this role?

  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of a Project Manager’s role, through well thought out work
  • Keep abreast of current business and industry news
  • Communicate clearly and concisely when dealing with clients, managing expectations effectively and sensitively
  • Manage own workload, to successfully run multiple projects at one time
  • Delegate project work effectively, in order to meet client objectives
  • Lead projects with limited supervision and guidance, delivering on time and within budget
  • Set a positive example to more junior members of the business
  • Have the ability to talk confidently and knowledgeably about Bruceshaw, and what differentiates us from our competitors
  • Actively engage in business development, seeking new ways to add value to the business


Previous experience and credentials

  • Relevant experience working as a Project Manager within a consultancy environment
  • Experience working on mixed use projects with retail management
  • Experience of working as an EA (Employers’ Agent) would be advantageous (JCT/NEC)


Key relationships

  • Working closely with the Project Management Associate and team
  • The wider Partner Group, in particular the Partner who heads up the Project Management team
  • Project teams, including internal and external Clients, Designers, Architects, Suppliers and Contractors
  • The wider Bruceshaw team


Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Private medical cover
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • Cycle to work scheme