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DATE ADDED: Thu 07/03/2019

Head Of Projects

London, UK

JOB TYPE: Permanent

SALARY: £55000 - £80000/annum

Are you an experienced Head of Projects Professional looking for your next opportunity?

How would you like to work for one the largest hard services facilities management provider in the UK, we’re experts in the delivery of engineering services. We have the in-house capability to deliver the full range of engineering services - from compliance auditing, electrical testing and risk assessment, to data centre management and energy services - in environments such as retail stores, commercial offices, warehousing facilities and critical infrastructure.

We are looking to appoint a Head of Projects to oversee the delivery of engineering projects for the London and South East region, ensuring profitability, cash collection and building long lasting, loyal customer relationships.

This is a full time permanent position based from our offices in The Shard, London.

As the Head of Projects for our Engineering Services you would:

* Be responsible for managing a budget of £10m

* Expected to exceed budget performance, through revenue growth and increased cost control discipline leading to increased operating profit

* Lead from the front, prioritise spending time with team members, customers and vendors

* Manage a team of eight, including four Project Managers

* Actively seek to delight customers. Ensure feedback is collected and utilised to adjust and improve approach

* Safety is not just a given, it is a priority. You must ensure quality, Health, Safety and Environmental standards are implemented and regularly tested

* Facilitate and contribute to customer focussed Quarterly Business Reviews as trusted advisor in asset life cycle planning and capex management

* Be responsible for devising bid strategies and overseeing the bidding process (with support from others) including estimation and method statement

* Oversee and develop standard operating procedures and processes to increase the agility and effectiveness of the Projects delivery.

* Supervise all works in progress to ensure projects are delivered on time, billed accurately and disputes resolved in a timely manner to ensure cash collection

* Work with sales team to develop new leads and contribute towards the regional growth plan

* Contribute to the overarching regional business plan as part of regional Senior Leadership Team

* To ensure all processes and procedures are followed, assisting Project Managers as and when required

In order to be considered for this role we are looking for:

* Professional qualification in Project Management required

* Degree qualified (preferred but not essential)

* A minimum of 5 years’ experience of Project Management in an Engineering environment essential

* Strong customer focus

* Must be an excellent communicator - able to demonstrate a good level of written and oral communication skills

* Minimum of 5 years’ experience of contract and facilities management

* Must be energetic, active and have the ability to work closely as part of a team

* Evidence of a proven track record of achievement

* Able to work out of hours to support service delivery needs as necessary

Do not miss out on this opportunity! Apply now via submission of your CV and a member of our recruitment team will be in touch to discuss the status of your application
Role: Head of Projects
Job Type: Permanent
Location: London, London,

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