Project Manager

We make spectacular, beautiful and stylish architectural features for global customers! Are you an experienced Project Manager who can handle £100k projects with long lead times? You should apply! Our M&E projects are high profile design, manufacture, installation and commissioning of architectural water features across the UK and beyond.

BASIC SALARY: Up to £55,000

· Good holiday package including Christmas shutdown
· Mobile phone
· Full access to company benefits package including Pension and Private Healthcare after a qualifying period
· Full expenses covered

LOCATION: Commutable to Chatham based office

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Dagenham, Gravesend, Dartford, Bromley, Tonbridge, Canterbury, Ashford, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Croydon, London, Brixton, Maidstone, Sittingbourne, Sevenoaks, Faversham, Chelmsford, Crawley

JOB DESCRIPTION: Project Manager, Service Manager, Project Engineer – M&E

Managing the design, manufacture, installation, commissioning and service projects of architectural water features – predominately in the UK. Mostly office based in Chatham, with visits to site for meetings and occasional overseas trips annually. Projects can be 1-3 years in length (from initial design consultation) and vary in value from £100k to £1m.

You will also support the service team – providing operational management alongside a dedicated Service Administrator.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Project Manager, Service Manager, Project Engineer – M&E

In this Project Manager role, you’ll be joining a project once most of the initial design has been completed and budgets have been agreed. You will finalise the design and costings and own that project through purchasing, manufacture, installation and commissioning. You will find and build relationships with outsourced contractor teams and negotiate agreements.

On a day to day basis, you will deal with Site Managers, Architects and Quantity Surveyors etc. and be responsible for cost and labour control on the project. You will also manage three experienced site-based supervisors who are your ‘eyes and ears’ and running the minute by minute manufacture / installation.

PERSON SPECIFICATION: Project Manager, Service Manager, Project Engineer – M&E

· You’ll be an experienced Project Manager with exposure to larger projects (£100k+) and long lead times (1 year plus)
· You’ve exposure to M&E – probably from facilities management or construction projects
· You’ll have some exposure to the support of a service or maintenance operation
· You’ll be skilled in managing several internal and external stakeholders and be happy to push back where required
· You will have experience of managing contracts for both direct and subcontracted labour, procurement, cash flow management and risk assessment


We are a globally recognised specialist in design, manufacture, installation, commissioning, and service of innovative water features.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets and worked with the following products and/or services: Project Manager, Project Engineer, M&E, Architectural / Architects, Service Manager, Aftersales Manager, Sub Contract Manager : Health and Safety, Water Features, Construction, Industrial, Building Services, Pipe installation, Water Treatment,

INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.

Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.

REF: SP17429, Wallace Hind Selection

Type: Permanent