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Major Projects Manager

Major Projects Manager

Job Purpose
To support the Major Projects team in ensuring large high rise and/or complex
projects, including Major Project’s projects are effectively and efficiently risk
managed, ensuring adequate resource and planning are in place.
To provide support and engage in the commercial development of their
territory, working with other departments to maximise opportunity to meet
and exceed growth budgets.


Overview of Responsibilities

Duties of the post include, but are not limited to:

-To manage the overall technical risk management for Major Projects
developments and those that fall into the appropriate category requiring
the enhanced audit process from initial enquiry to completion.
- Interact with internal resource and external consultants to ensure
appropriate level of competence is applied to the audit.

-Support and develop a designated team of Major Projects Surveyors,

including mentoring and arranging training with management as required
to achieve core competencies and, ensuring they work to agreed risk
management standards.


-Undertake site inspections to support Major Projects Surveyors to ensure
agreed risk management is being applied during construction.


- Monitor service levels to ensure they are maintained to all relevant sites,
with appropriate priority given to high risk projects.


- Monitor site specific KPI’s, relating to service delivery and appropriate risk
management with a target of continuous improvement.


-Contribute to Knowledge Management Articles, newsletters & technical
articles and other internal reviews of the business.


- Attendance at technical meetings, sales and management meetings.


-Ongoing liaison with Surveyors on technical matters – must ensure that
standards are being maintained and procedures adhered to.


-Ongoing liaison with developers/clients – offer technical advice and
guidance.


- Provide advice to the Marketing and Underwriting Departments on
technical areas so that team members are fully informed when dealing
with potential clients.


- Undertake any other duties as reasonably required.

Experience / Skills

- Qualified Surveyor / Engineer (MRICS, MBEng, MIStructE, or similar) and
relevant post qualification experience.

- In depth technical knowledge of Building Regulations (including
guidance in the Approved Documents), MDIS Technical Standards and
other relevant construction standards including British
Standards/Codes of Practise and relevant European Technical
Standards.

- Technical and / or warranty experience in high rise construction
techniques.

- Requires basic understanding of general insurance principals and
terminology desirable.

- Ability to undertake site inspections to assess both quality and the
cause/effect of building defects.

- Management skills in coordinating internal and external resource in
apply our risk management process.

- Commercial awareness and ability to work as part of a team.

- Ability to create not only good working relationships with other
construction professionals.

- The ability to meet deadlines and manage own workload within
agreed parameters.

- In depth working knowledge of MS Outlook (email), MS Word, MS Excel
and ability to use company intranet system (including all bespoke
packages).

- Ability to use own initiative.

- Ability to motivate self and influence others.

- Experience of Relationship Management.

- Excellent Communications skills.

- Flexible in personal approach.

- Full Driving Licence for use in the UK.

 

Benefits

  • Income Protection & Worklife Solutions Employee Assistance programme (up to 80% of salary)

  • Bupa Private Medical Care

  • Death in service (3 x annual salary)

  • Annual performance related pay review and bonus

  • Company funded annual Benefit and Pension review meetings

  • 10 year service award scheme

  • South East: .
  • Permanent
  • -4 days left to apply
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WHY WORK FOR US

Although from the outside looking in we might look like just another insurance company, we want to show you why Premier Guarantee is such a great place to work. As well as offering you a rewarding career, we also provide a range of market leading employee benefits that extend to outside your working life.

 

With our Wirral HQ and hub offices nationwide, we have opportunities right across the UK.

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