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Project Director

£100,000 - £120,000
Full Package (Car Allowance, Travel Site, Healthcare, Pension and Discretionary Bonus of up to 20%)
Job Description:

Job Description:

Granite Search and Selection is a specialist recruitment business in the Construction & Property sector. We are an ethical, quality driven company and pride ourselves in being the best in the market.

We have been retained by our client to identify individuals interested in, and suitable for the following position:


Our client is a top 10 Main Contractor in the UK construction market. As a business they have had an extremely successful past 12 months and have an annual UK turnover in excess of £1bn, with a record number of projects scheduled for 2017. They have an impressive portfolio of major projects including some iconic landmarks both inside and out of the M25, with mixed-used schemes in excess of £100m + being their most recent success. Due to the number of high profile project wins recently they are looking to expand their commercial team. They are an extremely good business who are now becoming a major force in London.


We are looking for an experienced Project Director for one of two residential schemes in London, these projects are multiple phased schemes in London. The projects have a value in excess of £90 million and £100 million. This person will report into an Operations Director and manage a team of Project Managers & Senior Site Managers. They will take overall responsibility for this Projects delivery including Financial Aspects of the schemes and will get involved from preconstruction through to completion. The schemes will all be New Build Residential Projects that consist of RC frame apartments.

Preconstruction & Construction:

• Liaise with the Client and their advisors to fully understand their needs and expectations

• Planning

• Developed the Project Programme, short term programmes, as built programmes and monitor / report progress as required

• Be responsible for instructing and co-ordinating Designers, Technical Consultants and Sub-contractors during the contract period

• Overall responsibility of Commercial and Delivery of projects

• Managing a team consisting of Project Managers, Quantity Surveyors and Site Managers.

• Apply the performance management procedures for direct reports and the specific projects.

• Help to resolve technical problems ensuring work is carried out to the correct specification and QA standards

• Pre-qualification Questionnaires

Candidate’s Basic Requirements:

• A complete understanding of the construction process and a minimum of 10 years’ experience within the construction industry and preferably Residential

• Experience performing in the Contracts Manager position

• A professional Qualification, e.g. Degree in Construction Management/ Engineer/Civil Engineer or HMD, or come from a trade background

• CSCS, SMSTS and First Aid Certification

• Previous relevant experience of both Private and Social housing schemes is preferable


• Competitive salary – circa £100,000 - £110,000 + Package (Further negotiable depending on the individual)

• Benefits Package (Car Allowance, Travel to Site, Healthcare, Pension & Discretionary Bonus of up to 20%)

• Career progression opportunities within the company

• Sponsor further career development, including national qualifications in Management and Leadership

This vacancy is an imminent requirement and our client is looking to interview and start suitable candidates as soon as possible. 

If interested please contact me on with an up to date CV.

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If you are interested in this job position please feel free to call us on 02074032433 and ask for Serhat Parmak or alternatively fill in the contact form below:

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