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Project Manager – Capital Building Works

Islington Council
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary: £48,727 - £51,783 per annum
Closing date
13 Feb 2023

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Job (Function)
Project Management
Contract Type
Full Time


Job overview

We’re Recruiting to our Capital Delivery Team

Islington's Community Wealth Building directorate, as part of our approach to rebuilding a more equal Islington, is driving forward to maximise its assets, spending power, relationships and influence we have as a council to benefit our communities and support residents and businesses to thrive.  

Our capital delivery building programme plays a hugely important role in reimagining and revitalising community buildings and spaces as genuine community assets. We are seeking talented property professionals to drive the delivery of the council’s ambitious capital building programme and ultimately help us tackle economic inequality and deliver a fairer place.

If you have knowledge and experience of capital delivery property projects and programmes and have a proven track record of delivering building schemes to specification, to budget on time and to a high quality, share our passion for fairness and assets that make a difference, then we want to hear from you. 

We offer generous salaries and benefits. 

Main duties of the job

To lead on and manage through all RIBA work stages a portfolio of capital building projects/programmes with a combined value in the region of £10m.

Manage multi-disciplinary project teams of up to 20 individuals, consisting of highly qualified property professionals and other project delivery staff. Direct the work of all external consultants, in house staff and manage the performance of all project team members to drive the delivery of the council’s ambitious capital building programme.

To use your extensive property and construction project management knowledge, skills and experience of capital building projects to drive delivery and mitigate risks to ensure projects are delivered on time, on budget, and to a high standard, whilst achieving value for money and meeting the project milestones.

Working for your organisation

The Capital Delivery team comes under the Director of Corporate Landlord Services, which in turn sits under the Community Wealth Building directorate of the council. 

The Capital Delivery team is made up of a combination of Assistant Project Managers, Project Managers, and Principal Project Managers, all of whom bring their own personal professional skills and knowledge to the team ranging from Architects, Engineers, Quantity Surveyors, Building Surveying and general construction professionals. The team is dynamic in its approach to delivering challenging and complex projects with a culture of team working and supporting each other.

There are career opportunities to grow and improve your skills and knowledge within the team and across the council in general. So if you enjoy working in a supportive team, then come and join us in the Capital Delivery team.

To apply for this role, please click on the following link:!/job/UK/London/Islington/Islington_Council/Public_sector_capital_building_projects_programmes/Public_sector_capital_building_projects_programmes-v4887029?_ts=224

Closing date: Sunday 5th February 2023 at 23:59

Provisional interview date: week commencing Monday 13th February 2023




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