Interim Senior Project Manager

  • £400 - £450 Per Day
  • Freelance
  • Reigate, UK
  • 17109
  • Edward Kaye

Interim Senior Project Manager

Public sector – Home Counties

  • 6 month initial contract
  • Flexible hybrid working pattern
  • PAYE: £400 – £450
  • UMB: £530 – £600
  • Reasonable expenses paid

About the client

On behalf of a local authority, MRG Interim Executives are currently recruiting an Interim Senior Project Manager to lead and deliver on a number of major capital projects for a period of 6 months. 



Working within the property and estates function, and reporting into the Assistant Director, core accountabilities will include: –

  • Lead the delivery of a range of capital projects from procurement to completion
  • Promote continuous improvement and develop a framework for performance monitoring of supplier contracts
  • Direct a multi-disciplinary team supported by external consultants and contractors on major build and refurbishment programmes
  • Ensure project proposals are clear, specific and attractive to the market
  • Bring a commercial approach that achieves value for money outcomes, through effective budget management, and a continual focus on maintaining momentum and quality throughout the project lifecycle
  • Provides leadership to multidisciplinary teams to ensure projects are delivered within time constraints and in line with service requirements


Candidate Requirements

  • Degree or equivalent level professional qualification
  • Membership of an appropriate professional body may be required
  • Proven track record in a similar capacity
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations and technical requirements relevant to the role, together with broader sector/commercial awareness
  • Proven ability to manage budgets and resources
  • Proven ability to deliver technically complex programmes of work to deliver agreed outcomes and objectives
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively with internal and external partners/professionals


What you’ll get in return

In return, you will be offered the opportunity to take on an exciting, client-side role that you can truly make your own, working on a diverse range of capital projects. You will also be offered a competitive daily rate. This role is filling a substantive post and falls inside IR35 regulations.


What to do now

For a confidential discussion, please contact the retained recruitment advisor handling this assignment – Edward Kaye ( of The Management Recruitment Group on 07779 412 380.

Applications should consist of a CV and a supporting statement.


Campaign Timeline

This is an urgent post and is open until filled.


Equality & Diversity Statement

MRG Interim Executives shall not discriminate unlawfully when deciding which candidate/temporary worker is submitted for a vacancy or assignment, or in any terms of employment or terms of engagement for temporary workers. MRG Interim Executives will ensure that each candidate is assessed only in accordance with the candidate’s merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required by the particular vacancy.

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