Project Manager – Architecture

  • Vertical Recruitment
  • Dependent on experience
  • Closing Date:
Company: Vertical Recruitment
Salary: Dependant of Experience
Location: Manchester
Contact Name: David Skimming
Telephone: 07949045808
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

My client is an award winning national studio, and they are looking for a proactive project delivery leader, with 10+ years of architectural design and delivery experience in the UK, preferably in heritage.

Skills and Qualifications 

  • Qualified architect, ARB registered, 10+ years of architectural delivery experience in the UK
  • Previous experience working on large complex projects in all stages of design and delivery
  • Previous experience of heritage projects through design and construction stages an advantage but not necessary
  • Previous experience of working directly with contractors and managing delivery of Works Packages
  • Excellent presentation, communication, interpersonal and leadership skills, effective client and consultant relationship skills and ability to collaboratively work with diverse teams


Key Responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day management of project including managing internal team and consultants
  • Manage and deliver design and construction information
  • Comply with established project controls, assurance and reporting procedure across all activities set out in the Project Execution Plan (PEP)
  • Develop a detailed integrated design programme, regularly review programme and monitor progress
  • Define and agree the work package structure, programme and stage report outputs
  • Coordinate an appropriate design information release programme, common data environment, detailed design responsibility and deliverables matrix for all design consultants
  • Provide regular progress reports summarising progress to date, specifying any decisions or authorisations required
  • Support in the development of Project risk and opportunity registers
  • Develop with the project team an early warning procedure and risk reduction process, support in the development of change control
  • Attendance at Project Progress Meetings, Design Team Meetings, Stakeholder Meetings
  • Attendance at Design Co-ordination Meetings, Management Contractor Package Pricing/ Procurement Meetings

If the role is of interest please e-mail me directly at or call me on 07949045808

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