Project Director



Ref: GSi57667

Interim Project Director

A Leading London Borough are seeking an Interim Project Director who will be accountable for the delivery of a £100m high profile project with the strictest requirements to be observed with regards to construction management and quality control with a particular emphasis on fire safety design and fire stopping. The works are to 5 high rise residential blocks and will be undertaken with residents is occupation. The post holder will be responsible for senior stakeholder engagement and management of a team of 10 construction and consultation professionals.  You will  ensure compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements, high professional standards and best practice, working in partnership with members, senior officers, and contractors to meet defined targets, standards, and budget allocation. Part of the role will be to manage a team of 10 construction and consultation professionals, delivering a high profile cladding project and associated construction activity.  Other responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • To lead the delivery of a £100m project comprising – A1 fire rated cladding system, curtain wall, glazing and roof covering
  • To represent the Council in meetings with resident representatives on all aspects of contract delivery
  • To manage the Council’s relationship with the appointed contractor
  • To manage the resources assigned to the project which include employers agents, planning and cost consultants

This role is for 3 months inside IR35 and salary is dependent on experience.  The closing date is Friday 9th August 2019 at 12pm.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

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Contact details
Anton Ramdhanie: 07384 253674