UK Construction - Reading
Turn exciting projects into amazing places
Here at ISG, everything we do is based around an exceptional delivery dynamic and very strong customer relationships. These relationships are built on mutual trust, collaboration and honest communication.
Meanwhile, with a fast-paced and agile culture, we know how to develop thriving places that are created with their future occupants front of mind.
As a Project Manager with us, you'll have a vital role to play in delivering those environments. You'll instil quality into every stage of every project, making sure we always achieve or exceed all expectations.
You'll be part of a team that's characterised by a shared passion for innovation, openness and constant learning, all of which makes this a fantastic company in which to hone your skills and develop your career.
What will you be doing?
You'll lead and manage single or multiple projects, ensuring each one fully delivers on our customer and company commitments.
You'll also support our growth by maximising repeat business and optimising any new opportunities. In particular, your role will involve :
Taking overall responsibility for project delivery and quality, managing the design process, offering value engineering solutions and sharing ideas about how we can take our business forward
Looking after the master programme and forecasting as well as keeping up to speed with each project's status so you can escalate any significant delivery risks
Developing and maintaining close relationships with external professionals, clients, consultants, sub-contractors and suppliers to continuously improve the customer experience
Maintaining awareness of the commercial position of every project, actively engaging with the Commercial team to protect our position
Making sure our project teams have the right people with the right skills in place, and managing, motivating and developing your direct reports
Ensuring there's full compliance with all relevant internal and external HSQE requirements and our ISO accreditations
Leading our procurement schedule, making sure the right suppliers are engaged for each project
What do you need to bring?
Previous project management experience from a main contractor
An in-depth knowledge of the construction process on similar types of projects you'll have a recognised construction qualification and relevant health & safety training
Excellent people management, team working and relationship-building skills you'll be a confident communicator who can delegate work and mentor, support and develop others
An innovative approach you'll be passionate about delivering excellence and driving continuous improvement
Strong organisation and decision-making skills along with the ability to use planning software to plan projects
A willingness to take ownership we're looking for a natural leader who can be a role model for others
The ability to be open, honest and calm under pressure, especially when you're addressing any issues