Residential Project Manager

Project Management, Residential, Construction
Here at Hays Recruitment, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Residential Construction Project Manager/Operations Manager to join our client, an Approved Housing Body start-up based in Cork. The successful candidate will be leading operations to help contribute towards meeting Irelands increasing housing demands for those who need it most.

This is a non-profit organisation with the aim of providing housing in Cork City to families who require housing in the local community. The PM will be the key driver in establishing multi unit sites (3m+) from greenfield to completion. This is privately funded by a well-known property developer. There are two sites already purchased that are ready to start in Cork City with two more sites to be confirmed by the new year.

The Role:
  • Participating in Feasibility studies on various proposed projects
  • Assisting in the design of housing projects
  • To plan and deliver the overall project at hand from pre-start to handover.
  • To be ultimately responsible for the management of the projects
  • Schedule the project using appropriate planning software. Ensure the adequate resources are available on site from the client and Sub-Contractors to meet the delivery.
  • Monitor and update the program weekly for record purposes.
  • Highlight any associated risks to program early and apply appropriate mitigation measures to eliminate all program risks. Inform senior management in advance of any delays.
  • Prepare monthly reports on program, quality, health & safety, progress and finance (in conjunction with the QS) and present to all project stakeholders as required under the different contracts.
  • Ensuring public procurement procedures are utilised in procurement and contractor selection
  • Assisting in programme and cost management of ongoing projects, as well as work with site clerks in project supervision
  • You will be the POC for all communications with all public housing bodies, government utilities and local council authorities.
  • You will be the contact for all stakeholders, internally and externally as well as relevant statutory bodies.
  • Occasionally, you will have to assist in the preparation and submission of tenders and assisting the estimating department/ Pre-Construction team with programs and construction methodologies.
  • Effectively manage your project team to achieve the project goal through communication, leading by example, training and certain soft skills in developing and mentoring your team.
  • Ensure detailed site records and photographs are kept by all Team members.
  • Chair weekly site meetings and ensure production of accurate minutes and actions.
  • Chair weekly QA meetings.
  • Build and maintain good relationships with clients, consultants, subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Ensure production and implementation of project plans, including but not limited to method statements, risk assessments, inspection, and test plans (ITP’s), BIM management and BIM field applications.
  • Ensure Technical Submissions are produces and managed with the relevant team members.
  • Ensure the Design Management is managed in line with the site constraints and within the target program.
  • Ensure the Site operations and logistics are consistently reviewed.
  • Ensure the BCAR is managed among the team from the start of the project to handover. Delegate the responsibilities and manage throughout.
  • Ensure the Target program is developed and sign off with the Contracts Manager.

Ideally you will be:
  • Degree Qualified in a Construction / Finance/ Engineering discipline with experience in residential construction or Project Management Accreditation.
  • 8+ years’ Project Management Experience within Residential Construction Industry
  • Good experience in public procurement procedures and contractor selection
  • Project Cost controls experience
  • Up to date on BCAR Regs with some grasp on Public Procurement Policies
  • Proficient in planning software, such as MS Project.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office: Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Excellent written, verbal and communication skills.
  • Highly organized and methodical approach.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent project management skills must be able to manage and drive multiple work streams simultaneously.
  • Ability to supervise and manage staff.

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Parlez à Liam O'Donovan, en charge de cette offre, située à Hays Recruitment, Cork
54 South Mall, Cork

Téléphone: 0860859188