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Construction Project Manager

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Chatham

Construction Project Manager 
Chatham, Kent, GB, ME4 4UX


About the role


Here at Babcock International, we’re looking to recruit a Project Manager to be responsible for the planning, coordination and management of construction and property related projects across our exciting contract with the Royal School of Military Engineering.


You will manage procurement processes relating to construction project management including production of tender and contract documents. 


You will take full responsibility for production of professional project management documentation including detailed management programmes. You will also prepare progress reports and present to senior colleagues and client representatives.


Further responsibilities include:


•    Leadership and expertise in project management to support Estate wide projects, including new build, refurbishment, fit-out, alterations, and client driven projects of varied cost and complexity, delivering to pre-agreed objectives and target, in a safe, compliant and efficient manner
•    Organisation, co-ordination and prioritisation of construction / property related projects across the contract
•    Preparation and management of key stage reports from feasibility through to completion and post evaluation stages, including business cases


This is an excellent opportunity to work on a range of interesting projects within a great work environment and small supportive team. There are also opportunities to develop and grow in the role.


What do I need to do the role?


You will have previous experience as a Project Manager in a Construction environment with knowledge of concept design through to completion, and an understanding of CDM regulations. You will be APMP or Prince2 qualified, and likely have managed projects with values of £100k up to £5m.


You will also demonstrate excellent MS Project or P6 skills.


What else do I need to know?


We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


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About Babcock International


For more than a century, Babcock the Aerospace and Defence Company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.


We are committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You will benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.


Armed Forces Covenant 


We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please visit our website.


Application Guidance


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If you experience difficulties please visit our careers website. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.


We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment.  


If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and we will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


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