Project Manager/Senior SM (Social Housing) - up to £47,000 - Essex

Project Manager/Senior SM (Social Housing) - up to £47,000 - Essex

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    Social Housing

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  • Salary:

    £40k - 47k per year + Package

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    Marco Martins

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Project Manager - Social Housing - Permanent - Essex - Up to £47k Basic Plus Package.


Currently seeking a Project Manager/Senior Site Manager to join a large social housing contractor based in the Essex area. The role will be to work on a social housing contract consisting of external and internal planned maintenance projects predominantly on a mixture of tower blocks and street properties. Typical works will include kitchen & bathroom replacements, windows & door replacements, roofing, cyclical dec's, concrete repairs etc... The succesfull candidate will be responsible for one site team consisting of a site manager, RLO as well direct and sub-contracted labour.

As the number one on site you will be responsible for:

  • Overall management and planning of the project
  • Management of 1 site team including a site manager, RLO, direct labour and sub-contractors
  • Achieving programme milestones on time & within budget
  • Day to day management of onsite health & safety ensuring good working practices are maintained
  • Communication with stakeholders including the client, subcontractors, suppliers, the public and direct labour


My client is a main social housing maintenance contractor in the UK operating in a diverse range of markets and sectors including community regeneration, refurbishment, repairs and maintenance and housing development. Currently with over 50,000 people, 100+ office locations, and thousands of customers across the country.


Successful candidates will have previous experience as a Site Manager within planned maintenance in the social housing sector. The successful candidate must have a proven knowledge of managing multiple sub-contractors, projects and health & safety on site. A background in managing planned maintenance projects such is required. All candidates must have a valid SMSTS and First Aid qualifications.

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