JOB TITLE: Commercial Project Manager


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Blackburn
Job Reference : 11193AH Job Category : Public Sector and Government
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 04/12/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £55000 - £62000 per annum + 10% non-contributory pension
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Commercial Project Manager Exciting opportunity for a commercially astute Project Manager with hard facilities management experience to oversee continuous modifications to a high profile site in the North West. Blackburn £55k - £62k plus a 10% non-contributory pension We are recruiting for a Commercial Project Manager to liaise with representatives of a public sector body and oversee the requested changes to the function, hard and soft facilities of a high profile property based in Blackburn.


Job Description

Job Title:Project Manager (Commercial Manager)
Exciting opportunity for a commercially astute Project Manager with hard facilities management experience to oversee continuous modifications to a high profile site in the North West.
Location:Blackburn
Salary:£55k - £62k plus a 10% non-contributory pension

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Project Manager (Commercial Manager) to liaise with representatives of a public sector body and oversee the requested changes to the function, hard and soft facilities of a high profile property based in Blackburn.

The Project Manager (Commercial Manager) position will involve taking briefs from clients and project managing the change schemes in accordance with the agreed stakeholder contracts. You will arrange all contractors for the required works, monitor the project from start to finish and sign it off at the end. Additionally throughout the process as the Project Manager (Commercial Manager) you will keep both the investors and clients informed of all progress and any amendments to the work in line with the contracts, ensuring both parties are satisfied with the outcome.

As the site has been in use for a number of years multiple projects are at negotiation and implementation stages at present and the Project Manager (Commercial Manager) will need to prioritise and manage these effectively, whilst taking the end user and stakeholder requirements into account.

The Candidate
The ideal Project Manager (Commercial Manager) will need to be confident dealing with governmental and public sector organisations and investors, all of whom can be challenging and demanding. You'll need to have excellent communication and negotiation skills in addition to a commercially astute mind-set to enable you to find the best solution you're your company, the stakeholders and end users.

As a successful Project Manager (Commercial Manager) you should also have a good working knowledge of Prince 2 or a similar methodology and, M&E and hard facilities management. These skills will allow you to manage projects efficiently and deal confidently with the contractors you're overseeing.

The Opportunity
Our client is an infrastructure and asset management company specialising in the built environment. Having won numerous high profile, long term contracts over the past few years they are looking to diversify the services offered to their clients and bring the project management in-house.
The Project Manager (Commercial Manager) role will be the first of its kind and will give you the opportunity to use both your technical and commercial skills to manage a variety of projects at a high profile site.

The Package
£55k - £60k (dependent upon experience)
10% non-contributory pension
4x salary life insurance
Childcare vouchers

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Reference: 11193AH


Job Keywords

project, facilities, manager, hard, commercial, "business development", M&E, PRINCE2, mechanic, electric, NEBOSH, IOSH, hospital, stakeholders, NHS, healthcare, school, LEA, government, public, PFI, SVP, CDM



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Public Sector and Government recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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