Freelance Senior Project Manager – Highways / NEC3 (Outside of IR35)

  • Vertical Recruitment
Company: Vertical Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £380 per day
Location: Greater Manchester
Contact Name: James Adamson
Telephone: 0161 669 4716
  • Anywhere

An award-winning cost and project management consultancy is seeking a Freelance Senior Project Manager to deliver a £13m Highways NEC3 project on behalf of their client, a Local Authority in Greater Manchester.


  • Undertake day to day delivery of projects
  • Manage design teams
  • Undertake contract administration
  • Development of project documentation, programmes, master budget etc
  • Maintain a robust document management system
  • Produce of reports to suit relevant stages of the projects
  • Compliance with set governance
  • Assist with delivering projects with the framework of risk, sustainability and environmental considerations agreed at the business case/client brief stage, while maintaining focus on time, cost and quality.
  • Monitor and report on the contractors’ progress against the contract programme
  • Assist in the management of consultant teams to ensure that the contractor’s design is done in compliance with the contract
  • Assist in the management of consultant teams to ensure that the built product is compliant with the contract

The Freelance Project Manager should:

  • Be Degree qualified in Project Management (or Construction related)
  • Fully proficient with NEC3
  • Ideally be an NEC3 accredited Project Manager
  • Have 5 years + post grad Project Management experience for a Consultant or End user client
  • Be looking for a role with problem solving challenges on a day to day basis and offer

This is up to a 12-month contract outside of IR35

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