Kingsley

Kingsley London, UK
Feb 19, 2019
Urgent requirement for three Senior Project Managers to join a team of professionals, so deliver one of the highest profile projects in London. The successful candidates will have UK consultancy experience and will have previously worked on conservation projects. This is a long term project, with a firm that are able to offer exceptional benefits and genuine career progression. Overview of Role: Accountable for delivery of a project or low number of projects with reasonable complexity up to £10m in value - to budget, quality and time metrics Accountable for delivery of timely and accurate data collection, analysis and reports Responsible for interpreting and communicating project support policies, processes and systems Responsible for monitoring and escalation of project management KPIs and performance metrics Responsible for communicating and highlighting project process compliance issues to project managers Responsible for performance management of the project team / resource Roles at this level will manage and/or deliver programmes of work to meet defined objectives Responsible for delivering work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience Accountabilities: Work within established financial systems and clear project objectives to produce plans, schedules and track budgets, highlighting variances in order to manage and control project delivery targets Deliver/assist to manage small to medium scale projects or programmes of work, ensuring appropriate use of resources to deliver the required scope of work within set deadlines Present any project risks or issues to senior managers to ensure the project is not adversely impacted, and ensure the delivery of projects to compliant standards Analyse and review a range of data to identify key themes and trends and use outputs to produce recommendations that support project decision-making use knowledge and experience to review project processes and policies, providing advice to support management in developing and improving processes and systems Interact effectively across the organisation, completing complex professional level tasks for others in order to ensure projects/programmes can be delivered to meet customer expectations Advise colleagues on issues relating to own projects, providing subject matter advice in order to support delivery and ensure there is alignment between policy and operational practice Collaborate with stakeholders and third party contractors, in order to ensure all parties are informed and aware of project progress and expectations What You have to Offer: Relevant business experience including management of small sized projects A construction related degree and/or professional qualification 'Practitioner' level expertise in one or more service lines Good communication skills, including the ability to liaise with peers and senior colleagues and build and maintain relationships Building the ability to negotiate and manage relationships with external stakeholders Commercial acumen and organisational understanding A logical approach and ability to think through complex issues to co-ordinate multi-faceted aspects of projects For more information, contact Caroline Kingsley in confidence
Kingsley London, UK
Feb 14, 2019
A new breed of consultancy has entered the London Market and are looking to shake things up. If you work for a consultancy, but are looking for a firm where things are done differently, this could be the position you have been looking for. This is an exciting opportunity for a senior level candidate to join a highly successful firm of Project Managers and Quantity Surveyors, working across both the private and public sectors. With a number of high profile clients already secured, this provides a fantastic foundation from which to grow. We are looking for an inspiring leader, with a proven track record in generating new business opportunities and excellent client management skills. My client is seeking suitable candidates for the position of Director to head up their expanding Project and Cost Management team in London. Candidates will need to have experience of the London market, be well connected and have experience across a range of sectors. This is a key position in our client's group with excellent prospects to grow the existing team with support from their head office. Reporting to the Board Director, you will be responsible for; The development of new business Growth of the London office Management and growth of a PM and QS team The delivery of projects to quality, time and cost You will possess excellent experience in all aspects of providing quantity surveying and or project management consultancy services for high value projects, from inception through to completion. You will be able to demonstrate the following; Ability and track record of leading a team of PM & QS's; Ideally have performed both QS and PM roles; MRICS accredited and willing to participate and engage with candidates in the business to help them achieve MRICS status; Excellent client delivery attributes with solid experience in the residential / healthcare sector; Ability to win work and with a track record of developing clients / sectors within a previous business; Hard working, driven and relishes the challenge to be the lead and grow our London office; Experience with construction disputes would be preferential but not essential; Solid background of JCT D&B projects and acting as EA; Background of the NEC form of contact and action as the CA Essential; Membership of RICS or equivalent professional qualification UK consultancy experience In return, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, coupled with working within a team of highly respected professionals, with an enviable client base.
Kingsley 133 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LN, UK
Feb 14, 2019
About the Company? An opportunity to work on some of Manchester's most exciting new-build developments. If so, this might be the opportunity you've been waiting for! A global multidisciplinary consultancy has a requirement for a Senior Project Manager to work on a range of commercial developments across the city. You will be working closely with major developers, assisting them in delivering complex £Multi-Million schemes. Our client is highly respected and pride themselves on delivering a first-class service. This role offers genuine progression in terms of career development, with realistic expectations that are set, to enable you to progress through to Associate & Director level for the right individual. About the Role? You will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of managing & delivering complex projects with a construction consultancy environment. The projects you will be managing are challenging and not for the faint-hearted! However, if you are looking for a challenging position, enjoy having responsibility and are looking to develop your career through to Associate quickly, then this is the opportunity for you. You will need to possess good knowledge of both JCT & NEC forms of contract and have experience of managing commercial projects through every stage of the process. No two days are the same, and no two projects are the same. Strong leadership & communication skills are required as you'll be dealing with multiple professionals daily, from appointing the design team through to reporting to the client on issues and potential solutions. This position will be suitable for someone who has a passion for managing high profile developments within Manchester and who thrives under pressure. In return, you will be working in a highly supportive & professional environment, who take great pride in how they treat their colleagues.
Kingsley 133 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LN, UK
Feb 14, 2019
Are you an ambitious Transport Planner seeking a new challenge? I am working with one of the fastest growing engineering consultancies, who have a fantastic reputation, coupled with an enviable client base which spans both the public and private sectors. My client is looking to appoint an Associate or Associate Director level Transport Planner to join the Manchester office and to grow the service across the region. As a member of a successful Transport Planning division, you will be supported by two Directors who are also located in the North West. The company have a strong track record of promoting internally and have excellent staff retention, due to the friendly team environment which has remained, despite the rapid growth over recent years. As a member of the specialist Transport Planning Team you will be responsible for managing projects and providing technical support associated with the preparation of Transport Assessments/Statements, Travel Plans and Transport Strategies. You will typically work as part of a multi-disciplinary design team helping to identify the most appropriate transport solutions and strategies for any given situation. As part of the growing Transport Planning business you can be expected to be involved in projects across a wide range of sectors including residential, office, education, energy, culture & leisure as well as master planning and large mixed-use schemes. Person Specification You will possess a degree in Transport Planning or similar and will be proficient in the use ofindustry software including AutoCAD, TRICS/TRAVL, LINSIG, ARCADY, coupled with a knowledge of the planning system. We are looking for an individual who is highly personable and who has the ability to lead a team and business develop. This is a rare opportunity and I am keen to speak to the best in the industry. For a confidential chat, please contact Caroline Kingsley.