Role: Pre-Construction Manager Location: Central London Salary: £80,000 – 90,000 + travel allowance + package Sector: Residential Development
My client is committed to delivering high end residential properties where people aspire to live. They are a FTSE 100 company and are passionate about sustainable development. Their portfolio is extremely impressive, they are one of London’s leading residential developers.
Reporting to the pre-construction director, carrying out all pre-construction and planning activities including; reviewing key risks at the land purchase stage and investigating possible risk mitigating strategies. For example: The sequencing of basements and buildings over and below ground structures on numerous sites, advising on moving buildings in a Masterplan to mitigate risks and developing lessons learned reports from previous projects to report into scheme architects to ensure Masterplans remove risks where possible.
You will work from land acquisition stage through to site start and responsible for creating project plans for all sites to hand over to the delivery team.
Working closely with the development teams to undertake scheme options appraisals and feasibility. Advising them on build and technical risks of schemes.
Working closely with the commercial and technical teams to ensure the build strategy and key risks/opportunities are communicated into the cost plan.
Liaison with the technical and commercial departments to provide input into design considerations, temporary works considerations, tender package inclusions.
Creation, review and updating of project programmes for the pre-construction phase from land bid through to build completion including planning, preconstruction, design and procurement programmes.
Review design, build-ability of projects, logistics and managing external consultants.
Planning strategies, working with sub-contractors, interrogating design and driving modern methods of construction.
Good understanding of the construction process with previous experience of Microsoft Project or Asta software
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills and high attention to detail
Previous experience in a Pre-Construction or Project Management role