A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 1800 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK
A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 1800 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK


Senior Project Manager

Job type Full time
Location Huthwaite


Joining nmcn will open a door full of opportunities, where our people are nurtured for success and empowered to build their own adventure. We’re always adapting, evolving and innovating. Our purpose, culture and values are extremely important to us, along with the continued growth and opportunities for our people. We place people at the heart of what we do and aspire to be industry leading, with renewed focus on having a positive impact on everything we touch.
We work in partnership and collaboration with our customers, to deliver major built environment and critical national infrastructure projects across the UK. Our specialist engineering and construction teams bring multi-sector innovation and technical skill – from building and highways, to large-scale water networks and treatment plants.
A vacancy has arisen for a Senior Project Manager responsible for delivering high value projects across our Built Environment division. Assisted by the Commercial Manager and Commercial Team, you will demonstrate and develop financial controls that detail profit and loss and a detailed Cost to Complete report for each project / programme. 
What you’ll be doing day to day
  • Operate, manage and control the QESH Management Systems in accordance with instructions from the Health and Safety Team
  • Ensure commercial challenge at all times to the site team
  • Achieve the financial objectives and targets established at site level within the contract, or other instructions by the Contracts Manager / Head of Construction
  • Ensure the minimum of waste results from all operations on site and that proper and effective standards of housekeeping are maintained
  • Regularly review project status ensuring all options have been considered and evaluated to improve performance
  • Coordinate with the Project Team to ensure that the design activities are visible and that all operations are aligned to support the programme
  • Promote behaviours to influence best performance
  • To regularly review project status ensuring all options have been considered and evaluated to improve performance
  • Upload documentation as and when necessary in line with business requirements to folders
  • Support staff development
  • Build client, consultant and supply chain relationships
  • Promote Near Miss and Positive Intervention reporting
  • Development of strong team working relationships 
  • Programme and manage resource 
  • Reviewing sub-contractor performance
  • Ensure audit findings are closed out
  • Contract and financial negotiations
  • Set and monitor targets
  • Ensuring all staged design/programmes are updated in line with requirements
  • Monitoring of site Health and Safety behaviours
  • Implementation of business improvement plans
  • Ensuring all project KPI`s and KPM`s are achieved
  • Ensuring compliance to Divisional & client procedures
  • Cost risk management and early identification of problematic projects 
  • Ownership of the entire project including design, costs, programme, documentation, site activities and procurement
  • Bring and drive innovative ideas
  • High management level meeting attendance as required
The experience we’re looking for in a candidate
  • An industry applicable ONC/HNC/B.Eng. or NVQ equivalent
  • Construction industry experience is essential
  • Computer literate
  • Familiarity with NEC forms of contracts is preferable  
  • Self-motivation
  • Be able to organise yourself and others workload
  • Be proactive in your approach
  • An excellent communicator
  • A high level of diplomacy and customer focused
The personal attributes we're looking for in a candidate
  • Desire to understand and promote the Company purpose, vision, values and culture
  • Trustworthy and ethical approach, exercising discretion where required 
  • Organised, structured and professional, with a passion for excellence 
  • Flexibility, resilience and the ability to influence and build relationships at all levels
  • Proven Commercial management skills with a proactive approach to achieving results 
  • Commitment to the provision of excellent customer service
  • Proven influencing and negotiation skills to both internal and external stakeholders 
  • Self-starter who has experience of leading and managing functions
What we can offer you
  • Competitive salary
  • Company car scheme
  • 5% pension contribution
  • Private medical insurance
  • 3x salary life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday trading 
  • Flexible working
  • Perks at work (discount at High Street retailers)

12 June 2020