Construction Project Management Jobs 

Project Managers assume overall responsibility for the successful planning and execution of any construction project. The title given to project leads in construction is Project Manager to highlight their ownership of different occupations from architecture to site managers and all those based on production of a product or service.

The job comes with high expectations to meet demanding milestones and Project Managers will have increased responsibility for decisions both small and large, in such a way that risk is controlled and uncertainty minimised. Every decision taken by the project manager should be taken in such a way that it directly benefits the project.

UK wide construction projects

2020 sees the kick off for the completion of a number of remarkable construction projects, from major projects including Crossrail, London, Hinckley Point, Midlands and the Thames Tideway Tunnel. There are plenty of projects coming in the next decade and the sector is set to become the host of many new jobs, so you need to keep your eyes on Construction in 2020.

Project manager skills and salary

Project Managers must possess a combination of skills including an ability to ask penetrating questions, detect unstated assumptions and resolve interpersonal conflicts as well as more systematic management skills.

Project Managers use project management software to organise their tasks and workforce. This software enables production of reports and charts in a few minutes, compared to the several hours it can take if they do not use any tool.

In UK construction, Project Manager Jobs are highly sought after with experienced white collar workers earning increased salaries compared to 10 years ago. As at January 2020, average salaries are £54,000 in Glasgow, Scotland and can reach around £70,000 in London. The rate varies according to location and hiring organisation.

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Job Listings

  1. Site Manager

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    Fit Out Site Manager

    My client is a well know Contractor based in Glasgow City looking for a experienced site mnager with fit out expeience to work in there small works division looking after contracts up to 4Million. My client focuses a lot on fit out and refurbishments of commercial ...

  2. Project Manager

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    My client is a leading fit out contracot who is well know world wide and is looking for a experienced project manager with fit out expeience to join there team based in Edinbrugh working on contracts up to 12Million. My client focuses a lot on fit out and refurbishments of ...

  3. Plumber

    Location: Renfrewshire

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Plumber

    Staffinders are recruiting of behalf a dynamic and expanding organisation looking for an enthusiastic and committed person to work as part of their team. 
    The Role
    You will be working closely with both public and private sector clients and requires a good communicator and team player with good IT skills ...