Project Manager

Cairn plc is the premier housebuilding company in Ireland. The Group is well positioned with a highly attractive landbank of strategically located sites in the Greater Dublin area, having delivered a successful IPO on the London Stock Exchange in June 2015 and the Irish Stock Exchange in July 2017 with a current market cap of €1bn.  Over the upcoming years, Cairn will design and build a portfolio of 12,000 new homes, and we are looking to expand our talented team to support and deliver our growth.

Cairn plc. has a unique opportunity for a high calibre Project Manager, who will Project Manage large scale multi-contract residential / mixed-use developments with single point responsibility for project out-turn, from Tender Stage through Construction and Handover. The role provides leadership to the project construction team to ensure works are carried out to the required quality, Health & Safety and environmental standards, and in full compliance with the Planning Permission.                 

 

Key responsibilities

Typically the candidate will be expected to undertake and assist with the following duties:

·       Project Management of large scale multi-contract residential / mixed-use developments reporting to the Group Construction Director

·       Single point responsibility for project out-turn from tender stage through construction and handover

·       Provide leadership to the project construction team to ensure works are carried out to the required quality, Health & Safety and environmental standards, in full compliance with the Planning Permission

·       Preparation of Project Execution Plan including Contracting Strategy, Programme, Budget and risks mitigation plan

·       Management of the Project Budget and Contract Administration in conjunction with the Project Quantity Surveyor; Management of the Project Programme

·       Liaison with Planning/Development Team to ensure project value-engineered during the Pre-Construction Stage

·       Liaison with Sales Management team during the fit-out; marketing and customer completions stages

·       Management of the Project Design Team during construction to ensure coordination of information flows to the site teams

·       Coordination of key project stakeholders including statutory authorities and liaison with JV Project partners

·       Implementation of best practice in project controls, performance management, and Project Reporting

  

The candidate

·       Degree / Higher Diploma qualification in Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Construction Management or equivalent; 15+ years’ post-qualification experience

·       Background in large scale, higher-density residential or commercial construction in complex –inner-city sites

·       Excellent working knowledge of latest building regulation and certification standards

·       Strong commercial acumen and negotiation skills

·       An ability to achieve demanding time and quality targets.

·       To have good spoken and written communication skills

·       To be methodical, pay attention to detail and be accurate

·       To be good at working with people at all levels and willing to work in a team.

·       To be self-motivated with ability to work on own initiative

·       To be able to co-ordinate a number of different projects at the same time.

·       To be willing to accept responsibility for completing designated tasks.

To join our growing team, email your CV to careers@cairnhomes.com.