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Senior Project Manager

Amida Recruitment
England, London
£58000 - £72500 per annum
Closing date
21 Oct 2021

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Property, Construction
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Management
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Senior Project Manager


Specialist Arm of Project Management Consultancy

Data Centre and Mission Critical sector

Our client have established a specialist arm to its already thriving consultancy to give focus and impetus to the growth of their Project Management business within the Data Centre and Mission Critical sector. They require a Senior Project Manager to support the growth of this business stream.

The role of the Senior Project Manager is to manage the definition and delivery of project management commissions and to work directly alongside client customers and project teams to assist and advise them on their projects or groups of projects, including the management of other in-house resources, with due skill and care.

This Senior Project Manager will manage data centre construction and technical infrastructure (M&E services) upgrade projects; this is not an IT-related role.

Knowledge / Experience:

  • Experience in managing construction projects involving complex engineering services installations.
  • Experience of successfully delivering data centre projects or projects in other relevant sectors i.e., pharmaceutical, infrastructure, industrial, manufacturing, biomedical, petrochemical or similar.
  • Technical knowledge of construction, mechanical and electrical services, controls (BMS) and security installations.
  • An in-depth understanding of the technical, procedural, contractual and commercial aspects of project delivery.
  • Experience and understanding of procuring consultant, supply and construction contracts.
  • Experience of managing local and remotely based collaborative, multi-disciplinary teams.


  • Good communication skills are required (written and verbal).
  • A methodical and highly organised individual.
  • Ability to manage scope, cost, programme, quality and risks to deliver clients' business goals. A problem solver.
  • Ability to apply due process and governance when managing complex projects from 'end-to-end' through all key stages from initiation to handover and closure.
  • Ability to formulate and implement a clear strategy for project delivery through all stages.
  • Expertise in financial management, programme management and managing project dependencies and risks.
  • Ability to provide high quality and accurate reports and programmes.
  • A high degree of project management and co-ordination skills to maximise available resources; add value; deliver to milestones; drive to closure and exceed client expectations.
  • Ability to work and contribute to a virtual team, being influential whilst recognising other disciplines' expertise to support.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels, being succinct at stakeholder level and inclusive at direct and virtual team level.
  • Good Microsoft and Powerproject software skills.


  • Academic qualification in a relevant construction or engineering discipline.
  • Professional qualification e.g., chartered project manager, surveyor or engineer is advantageous.
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written)
  • Other European languages desirable.

This is not only a delivery role but a business development role, the right individual will get the chance to really stamp their expertise and guidance within this ever-growing sector.

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About Amida Recruitment

UK -
Asia –
Australia –

Amida are a boutique recruitment agency with a reputation across the globe for their specialist expertise within the design, property, construction and engineering markets. With kiwi roots, we’re dedicated to offering a service that out-ways our competitors, and that means honesty, accountability, hard work and transparency.

We started out as a couple of ambitious guys who were disillusioned with the way recruitment was being done and the way many great recruitment consultants were being treated by their employers. We then founded Amida in 2009 and started creating a contemporary, service orientated, values driven recruitment agency.

Since then we have been joined by some of the best construction and engineering recruiters from around the world, and developed a few great new ones internally over the last 7 years ourselves. We now have over 50 staff operating from 6 countries and continuing to expand fast.

Our specialisms include:

  • Property:

Client-side Quantity Surveying, Client-side Project Management, Building Surveying, Development Management and more.

  • Construction:

Site Quantity Surveying, Site Management, Construction Management, M&E Project Management, Project Planning and more.

  • Engineering:

Design Management, Architecture, Structural and Civil Engineering, Power Transmission and Distribution, Building Services Engineering and more.

  • Highways and Infrastructure:

Site Project Management, Reactive Maintenance, Site Quantity Surveying, Site Management, Project Planning, Operations and more.

Get in touch and talk to one of our team about the current market today. Whether it be advice, representation, market research or otherwise, we’ll be a loyal recruitment partner for both clients and candidates alike.

[+44 (0) 207 033 3100]

UK | Singapore | Malaysia | Australia | UAE | South Africa

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0207 033 3100
1st Floor, Victoria House
1 Leonard Circus
United Kingdom
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