Project Manager

We are a reputable well-established SME based in Leighton Buzzard who are currently seeking an experienced Project Manager to join the team.

Working with a client base in the private school sector, along with commercial projects on occasion, typical project values vary from £100K – £1m. Your role will be to take ownership in managing refurbishment and fitout projects from pre-contract phase through to delivery and completion.

This role will be predominately based from Leighton Buzzard, with travel to client sites as appropriate predominantly across London & Home counties with minimal overnight stays.


  • Scoping, Specification writing, cost estimating and site visits
  • Subcontractor/Supplier/Furniture tendering and procurement, Project Programming, Detailing and Finishing Coordination, Drawings management
  • Coordination/Set Up of site, Programme management, change management, subcontractor/client communications, handover/snagging process management
  • Valuations and Cost Management
  • Full Project closure
  • Ongoing client care and relations


In order to be considered for this role, you will hold the below skills/personal attributes..

  • Experienced working as a project manager or similar within D&B/Fit-out/construction Projects
  • Strong Leadership qualities – taking ownership and accountability
  • Experienced managing multiple projects simultaneously up to the value of £1m
  • Previous experience in estimating, tendering and costings-preparation is highly desirable
  • Previous tools/trade experience – strong practical skills
  • The ability to gain respect and confidence of all internal and external stakeholders, while putting the client at the heart of all decision-making
  • Previous experience working within a growing SME business
  • Strong IT Skills

Monday – Friday (08:00 – 17:00)


  • Salary between £45,000 – £60,000 per annum DOE
  • Company performance bonus
  • Holidays
  • Pension
  • State-of-the-art workplace and close-knit team
  • Ability to work from home when appropriate

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