Project Manager

£35,000 - £50,000

UK / Greater London

Project & Cost Management, Building Surveying



Melanie Pye
020 3962 9900

Melanie joined MRG in London in 2012 and is responsible for Project Management recruitment campaigns within the Property Sector for PM Consultancies and Real Estates Advisors. After graduating from London South Bank University in 1996, Melanie has worked in recruitment for over 20 years


Job Description

REF: 13535
Posted: 10 April 2018
Closes: 01 July 2018

Essentia Trading is a unique property consultancy and wholly owned subsidiary of Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. Over the past 5 years they have established themselves globally offering a range of property services from Project, Programme and Cost Management through to Strategic Estate Development for Private and Public Sector organisations spanning the Healthcare, Science and Education sectors.

The business has an ambitious strategy, focused on providing project, programme and cost management services to their specialist sectors and due to continued growth and work won, they are seeking an ambitious and proactive Project Manager to join the London project management team.

Working within the project management team in London, you will either work as part of a project team delivering a variety of capital projects across the Healthcare industry or play a lead project management role on projects up to £10m. Projects are varied and could include new build facilities, working on listed buildings, commercial space as well as high profile technically challenging projects such as Guy's & St Thomas' Evelina Children's hospital.

The successful candidate will ideally have some experience in working for a project management consultancy focused on either the healthcare, science or education sectors although other sectors will be considered. It is expected that you are educated to degree level (or equivalent) in a construction related degree (ie Construction project management, building surveying or quantity surveying). Training and development will be given as well as the opportunity to build a successful career within this growing business. If you are not already pursuing the Chartered path, you will have the opportunity to follow the route of your choice ie RICS or APM.

In return you will receive a competitive salary depending on experience, complete with an excellent flexible benefits scheme including variable pension contributions and the ability to buy (or sell) extra leave. In addition they offer the opportunity to progress your career and play an active part in the development of this expanding organisation.

Please apply for this position below or alternatively for a candidate briefing pack please contact Melanie Pye in confidence on 07530 734 568 or by email to

If you are seeking a career move but this position is not appropriate for you please browse the other vacancies on our website. We are specialists in Project Management recruitment and have a range of posts available. We also welcome speculative approaches.