Senior Project Manager

The Finegreen Group
North East England
23 May 2019
19 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
A large healthcare organisation is looking to appoint a Senior Project Manager. The role will entail the project management of major capital new works projects on behalf of the organisation.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Provision of specialist expert professional advice to all major specialist projects;
  • In depth understanding of building construction and contract procurement methods;
  • Extensive experience of working on Capital schemes in the NHS;
  • Work with others to ensure affordable capital programmes consistent with business priorities;
  • Lead and manage a team of multi-disciplinary staff in the procurement of capital schemes;
  • Provide professional project management and financial advice to ensure projects are procured to correct specification, on time and within budget;
  • Manage a variety of Building and Engineering schemes which involve multi-disciplinary teams that include external engaged consultants, contractors and Specialist Services;
  • Successful track record at an operational and management level in a complex NHS environment;
  • Advanced level knowledge of design, building, planning and construction regulations and legislation, e.g. NHS Health Building Notes and Health Technical Memoranda and Guidance Documents;
  • Demonstrable successful track record on Capital schemes;
  • Understanding of financial commercial appraisal techniques, dispute resolution and litigation processes;
  • In depth knowledge of building construction contract procurement methods, Health and Safety legislation and other associated legislation practices and associated procedures, including Firecode, Asbestos Removal Regulations, Infection risk - MRSA, Clostridium Difficile, Aspergillus and Legionella.
A successful candidate will have:
  • An in-depth knowledge of building techniques, procurement routes, contract management, design processes and major programmes of work;
  • Excellent financial management skills in relation to the delivery of capital projects;
  • An in-depth understanding of the physical healthcare environment as reflected in relevant policies and procedures (e.g. HTM and HBN);
  • Extensive experience in the design, construction and project management of major building projects;
  • Demonstrable experience of working in an Acute healthcare setting;
  • Well-developed team leadership and change management skills;
  • Minimum graduate level with master's degree or equivalent level qualifications / experience;
  • Membership of a recognised professional body;
  • PRINCE2 Practitioner or equivalent;
  • Ability to work to programmes and tight deadlines, self-motivation and forward planning;
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels by employing interpersonal skills ensuring the Estate meets the operational and clinical requirements.
For further information on this role please contact Donna Larder and send a copy of your updated CV to