Project Manager

Division
Redrow Homes East Midlands
Department
Construction
Number of positions for this role
1
Location
Hackwood Grange
Summary
To take responsibility for an identified geographical area of operation within operating Division and to manage the relevant Construction Team to provide a quality product efficiently, safely and professionally; within set budgets and agreed timescales, and delivering high standards of customer service. 
 
Key Responsibilities
  • Assessment of potential developments and production of detailed technical reports, including site visits with the appropriate members of the management team to ensure the product is suitable for the land (or vice versa).

  • Effective daily management of the ‘Design Team’ (Internal and External) to ensure the provision of required level of services in a pro-active and professional manner to enable other departments to fulfil their role.

  • Lead, motivate, communicate with, develop, appraise and performance manage staff to ensure staff are fully motivated to achieve best performance to meet the company’s needs.

  • Co-ordinate production information to a written programme to ensure company targets are met for a controlled and cost effective finish to the sites.

  • Provide drawings to site on a weekly basis.

  • Establish and enforce quality and standards in schemes, and maintain the good image of the company.

  • Ensure that schemes are designed to Redrow standards to suit building, marketing and economic considerations, as well as be competitive in design terms: the schemes are produced within a time limit to suit programme deadlines (Building and Marketing) and must take into account many external factors e.g. Local Authority Planning and Highways Departments, Local Committees, Action Groups and Resident issues as required.

  • Develop apartment & house types and new designs as required – sometimes necessary even with a comprehensive standard range, to meet a changing market and planning requirements.

  • Establish good working relationships with Site staff and Department Heads to ensure schemes are constructed as intended and to encourage feedback for inclusion in future schemes to avoid wastage and improve the product.

  • Comply with responsibilities as defined in the Group’s Health, Safety & Environment Policy and ensure compliance with the same throughout the team.

  • At all times comply with company policies, procedures and instructions.

  • Implement new ideas and methods and continue to seek ways of both improving contribution to the organisation’s goals and enhancing the reputation of the company.

  • Develop good working relationships with Local Authorities and ensure knowledge of the peculiarities of the Local Authorities, and knowledge of the many techniques applicable to the Housing Industry to ensure easy approvals and fast, marketable, economic house building.

  • Undertake the role of Planning Supervisor for the developments allocated to the Project Manager. 

Closing Date
25/07/2019