Associate Director - PM

Locations United Kingdom, London
Discipline Real Estate and Building Consultancy
Job reference 3693390
Salary Up to £90,000 plus package
Consultant name Will Matkins
Consultant email
Consultant contact no +44 7380 460 663
About the Company:
Our client is a dynamic and rapidly growing SME construction consultancy based in the heart of London. With a diverse portfolio that spans residential, student accommodation, healthcare, life science, commercial sectors, and more, they are at the forefront of shaping the built environment in the UK. Backed by strong financial support, this company offers an exceptional environment for career growth, professional development and progression opportunities.

Job Description:
We are seeking an accomplished Associate Director of Project Management to lead and shape our client's project management team. As the Associate Director, you will play a critical role in driving excellence in project delivery, client satisfaction, and business growth. Your leadership, industry knowledge, and strategic vision will contribute to the continued success of our client's consultancy.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Oversee and lead the project management team, ensuring the successful delivery of complex construction projects within the real estate sector.
  • Collaborate with senior management to develop and implement strategic initiatives, contributing to the growth and development of the consultancy.
  • Provide leadership and mentorship to project managers and junior staff, fostering a culture of excellence and continuous improvement.
  • Act as a key point of contact for clients, building and maintaining strong relationships to secure new business opportunities.
  • Drive business development efforts, including identifying and pursuing new clients, projects, and revenue streams.
  • Utilize your extensive knowledge of the built environment to provide expert guidance and solutions on complex projects.
  • Monitor project progress, budget management, risk mitigation, and client satisfaction.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Minimum of 8 years' experience in project management roles within a UK-based construction consultancy, with a focus on the real estate sector.
  • Proven experience in leadership positions, managing project management teams and overseeing multiple complex projects.
  • Essential experience in CA (Contract Administration) and EA (Employer's Agent) roles.
  • Highly desirable qualifications such as MRICS, MCIOB, or MAPM.
  • Strong understanding of construction industry best practices and regulations.
  • Exceptional communication, leadership, and negotiation skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to drive business development efforts and secure new projects.
  • A strategic mindset with a strong focus on client satisfaction and team development.
  • Competitive basic salary of up to £90,000 per annum (dependent on experience).
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including bonus scheme, private healthcare, and professional membership fees covered.
  • 25 days of annual leave plus bank holidays, with an option to purchase additional leave days.
  • A supportive and inclusive work environment.
  • Extensive training and development opportunities for career progression.
If you are an accomplished Associate Director of Project Management with a proven track record of leadership and successful project delivery within the real estate sector, we encourage you to apply. Join our client's team and be a driving force behind an organisation that values your expertise and offers substantial opportunities for professional growth.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications by applying directly, emailing or you can call Will Matkins on 07380 460663. We look forward to receiving your application.

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We appreciate every application, however, due to a high volume of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.