Interim Project Manager

Location: South East - Oxfordshire

Type: Interim

Job Ref: SW1196

Closing Date: Closed

Job Description


Interim Project Manager


We are seeking an Interim Project Manager to lead on innovative programme initiatives alongside delivery relating to procurement, processes and stakeholder management.  The post holder will be thorough, organised and have experience overseeing financial budgets, coordinate contractors and manage the construction process.  An essential element of the role is the organisation of schedules, tracking inventory and ordering and managing materials. 

Main purpose of the role / key responsibilities -

  • To successfully drive projects through the delivery process from inception to completion in the required timescales.

  • Plan, direct, co-ordinate and lead projects to ensure that goals, objectives and all elements are accomplished within the prescribed time frame and budgetary parameters

  • Review funding applications to determine time frame, limitations, and procedures for accomplishing projects, staffing requirements, and allotment of available resources to various phases of projects

  • Establish tracking system and staffing for each phase of project, and arrange for assignment of project personnel

  • Responsible for supervision of all consultants, all planning and administrative staff assigned to projects to ensure it is on schedule and within budget

  • Coordinate all specialists involved in the development process, providing advice and support to facilitate the value for money delivery of projects.

  • Outline work plan to assign duties, responsibilities and scope of authority

  • Oversee budget, ensure financial accountability

Candidate profile -

  • To succeed in this role you will need to be flexible and adaptable.You will have high attention to detail with excellent communication skills with demonstrable experience.You’ll be able to identify and communicate any problems with excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to manage a team of employees and multiple projects with experience of compiling and following strict budgets.

  • You’ll have an in-depth understanding of the construction industry

  • Be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite; Microsoft Project and experience with Project Management software is preferred

  • You must be organised, able to create multiple timelines, budgets, schedules and build solid relationships with team members, contractors and stakeholders

  • Possess relevant affiliated memberships and at least three years’ experience as a construction manager or in a similar position in construction management would be desirable.

Please send your CV quoting reference SW1196 to stating your current rate and availability.


Rate to be discussed on application