Senior Project Manager

Location: Dublin 12

Salary: Negotiable

A leading Dublin based Developer seeks a Senior Project Manager to manage a large mixed-use development located in Dublin 12. The successful candidate will take responsibility for managing day to day activities on-site throughout the project lifecycle, leading the Project Team to ensure the successful delivery of the project on time and within budget. This is a full-time site-based role. The proposed development is a seven storey over basement mixture of RC, masonry and steel frame construction located on a confined city centre site and will also include the full interior and fit-out works. The project duration is expected to be two years.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated person who works well within a team and takes ownership of their assigned responsibilities; be hands on with the ability to identify problems and resolve them in as efficient a manner as possible.

Job Profile

To supervise, direct and execute operations on the assigned project to ensure it is completed safely, on time and within budget.

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Management of all aspects of Health & Safety and Quality on site, ensuring compliance with Company Safe-T-Cert Safety Management and ISO Quality Management Systems.
  • Ensure any temporary works have the necessary design and are installed in accordance with the design.
  • Ensure all operatives have signed a daily safe start, are inducted, have the relevant permit for their works, receive weekly tool box talks and are working to the appropriate risk assessments and method statements.
  • Ensure the works are planned out in a logical manner paying particular attention to materials storage, deliveries, plant and traffic movements, craneage and any other site logistics.
  • Management of plant to ensure it is ordered in advance, used efficiently, tracked while on site and off-hired when no longer required.
  • Manage labour resources and ensure these do not exceed the labour forecast for the project.
  • Ensure all managers/engineers and sub-contractors are working to the latest construction issue information.
  • Ensure that all setting out is done in good time and its accuracy is checked.
  • Establish project programme, update and track same.
  • Ensure compliance with local statutory and regulatory obligations.
  • Establish project resource requirements and lead / motivate the project team.

Desired Skills and Requirements

  • 8+ years’ experience working in the industry at a senior management level.
  • Preferably have an engineering or trade qualification with experience in high rise, RC / Steel Frame structures.
  • Previous experience on high rise residential / commercial beneficial.
  • Commercial awareness, understanding and ability to meet targets whilst retaining relationships and company values.
  • Managing client expectations to ensure new and existing relationships are developed and maintained.
  • Have the ability to drive the project forward & bring the project in on schedule and within budget.
  • Be highly organised & motivated with good attention to detail.
  • Excellent communicator & team player.
  • Proven ability to meet targets & get the best out of those working under their management.
  • Ability to read and communicate drawings and technical details.
  • Good knowledge of MS Office, MS Project.

Please Note, only candidates who meet the criteria will be contacted.

This is an opportunity that will suit a professional looking to progress their career with a well-regarded, highly respected developer, looking for realistic career progression and a very attractive salary and package.

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