Project Manager in Building and Construction (Polish required)

6 days left

Werner and Werner Ltd
38000.00 GBP Annual
28 Jul 2017
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Werner and Werner Ltd, a London based building company, is looking for a person to fill the position of a Project Manager.

About us:

Werner and Werner Ltd has been operating for 6 years and we are in a great position to expand. Our main sources of clients are: references from satisfied customers and good relations with architects. Moreover, we take care of advertising and marketing.

We offer a broad spectrum of building works for general public as well as commercial companies, focusing on medium-sized projects, such as basements, extensions, loft conversions, refurbishments, office & shop fit-outs. Most of our projects require high standards of workmanship.

We are dedicated to expand our business. Our goal is to create a brand recognisable in London area, valued for quality, professionalism and efficient management.

Suitable candidate:

We are looking for well-organised and challenge-driven person with project management experience in building and construction. The ideal candidate should have not only good understanding of managing building works but also analytical and problem solving skills, strong management capabilities, excellent communication skills, ability to prioritise tasks and good organisational & time management skills. The candidate needs to be ambitious and understand the correlation between efficiency and attaining success. Fluent English and Polish in both speech and writing is a critical requirement.

About the position:

Project Manager is a dynamic role and bears a great deal of responsibility. In this position you will manage, supervise and support the building projects from the planning stage to the completion, making sure that building process is well organised and runs in accordance to the plan, all deadlines are met and any arising issues are solved in timely manner. You will be a key link between all parties: customer, architect, structural engineer, building inspector and side manager.

Main requirements:

  • Very good knowledge of building works and procedures
  • Good understanding of building regulations
  • Experience in workforce management
  • Multi-tasking and ability to run multiple projects over long time-span
  • Team-building skills
  • Project management skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise and supervise
  • High attention to details
  • Patience in problem-solving
  • Time-keeping and honesty
  • Creativity and willingness for improving existing the Company procedures
  • Drive to expand the Company
  • Eagerness to acquire additional skills
  • Fluent English and Polish languages
  • Good letter writing skills with emphasis on writing clear and precise emails
  • Good knowledge of MS Office: Excel, Word

Additional requirements:

  • BSc/BEng or higher education
  • Driving licence cat. A or CBT or ability to obtain it
  • Good knowledge of technical drawings, preferably SketchUp or CAD

Key duties:

  • Preparation of plans and milestones for the project
  • Revising and editing of existing plans, structural drawings and project specifications
  • Preparation of technical drawings for builder's design elements of the project
  • Constant and close liaising with clients, architects, building control, side managers and all related parties
  • Client's or Architect's minutes - either provide or respond
  • Controlling building regulations
  • Managing the whole building process from the beginning to the end including scheduling works, managing employees
  • Keeping the project cost effective
  • Weekly planning and execution
  • Revision of commenced work

For the right candidate we offer:

  • Work in dynamic environment
  • Salary of GBP38K - GBP45K per year
  • Bonus structure dependant of financial results of managed projects and Customer's satisfaction (can reach up to GBP10K)
  • Scooter as a mean of transport
  • Statutory holiday entitlement 28 days including bank holidays
  • Chance to grow along with the Company
  • Chance for personal advancement and skill progression

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: GBP38,000.00 to GBP45,000.00 /year