Overview

Currie & Brown is currently looking for a senior project manager for our Edinburgh and Glasgow offices to support our continued success and growth in Scotland. The successful candidate will generate a high standard of service delivery as part of our team, achieving successful outcomes for our clients, capturing and sharing knowledge across projects, enhancing our culture of innovation and reinforcing our reputation as a preferred service provider.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities for the successful candidate will include:

  • Performing full project management services for a range of public and private sector clients
  • Managing the delivery of projects on programme, within budget and to the requisite quality standards
  • Managing and directing teams of design and specialist consultants, closely monitoring performance and proactively addressing any issues
  • Monitoring project costs
  • Developing and improving the performance of the teams they are working with
  • Implementing and monitoring relevant project control and administration systems in accordance with the Currie & Brown business management system (especially national quality standards for the services provided)
  • Undertaking primary responsibility for compliance with the company’s health and safety policy and other appropriate corporate policies
  • Managing the administration of the team, ensuring that facilities and working practices follow national guidelines and are appropriate for all staff
  • Delivering the services as set out by the service division and terms of commission appointment
  • Qualifications

    Requirements:

  • Track record of successfully delivering projects and meeting the client’s expectations and requirements
  • A technical qualification in project management or another technical profession
  • Professionally qualified to MRICS, APM, RIBA, CIOB, etc with evidence of managerial training preferable
  • A minimum of five years’ industry experience in a project management role
  • Experience supporting public sector clients essential
  • Experience with healthcare and education/schools projects
  • Experience, in private sector, residential, regeneration and business case preparation desirable
  • Experience assisting with fee negotiations and advising on parameters in which negotiations can take place
  • Experience implementing NEC contracts desirable
  • Good technical writing, client-facing and communication skills (both internal and external)
  • Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially astute
  • A team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude, outgoing, polite, patient, diplomatic, personable, respectful and flexible
  • Currie & Brown is one of the world’s leading physical assets management and construction consultancies, dedicated to advising clients in respect of the management and utilisation of their physical assets, and is differentiated by innovation, expertise and experience.

    With principal offices in Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Mumbai, New York and Shanghai, we operate throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, India and the Middle East.

    Currie & Brown is an equal opportunity employer. As a Disability Confident Committed Employer we ensure our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible to disabled people who meet the minimum criteria for the job. Currie & Brown UK is also proud to have signed the Armed Forces Covenant, which represents a promise by the company that those who serve or have served, and their families, are treated fairly.

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