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Construction Project Manager

  • Location

    Leeds

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Surveying

  • Job type:

    Contracts

  • Salary:

    Up to £24 per hour + Excellent Benefits

  • Job ref:

    5186428_1631620446

  • Published:

    4 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Expiry date:

    14-10-2021

A 6 months+ opportunity for a Construction Project Manager has arisen with the local authorities in Leeds.

An exciting opportunity has arisen, for an experienced project manager, who wants to play a role in the delivery of the Brownfield Housing Fund programme (BHF) to cover a secondment period by the current postholder to March 2022.

Flexible working arrangements, Mix of work from home and office.

You will be responsible for providing project management expertise to ensure successful delivery of projects contracted, or funded, by the Combined Authority.

Your priority will be the Brownfield Housing Fund programme (BHF) to cover a secondment period by the current postholder to March 2022.

The BHF programme is a time limited Government funded programme to deliver £66.7m of funds by March 2025, so close partnership working and management is required to ensure 4500-6000 homes commence construction on site within the funding period.

Excellent track record of project management of complex projects to ensure projects achieve required benefits and funding outcomes is required.

This will include budget management and financial monitoring of projects and their progress, developing and managing funding agreements and contracts, managing risk, ensuring compliance with governance and assurance processes.

It will also include support for business case development and liaison with key partners, unlocking barriers and enabling partners to bring forward major capital projects for funding.

We are looking for candidates with a project management background, with experience of housing or capital development projects. You should be proactive, with excellent communication skills, and an ability to build strong partnership relationships.

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