Pre-Construction Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Housing & Residential

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Rhian Newman

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    07969 972412

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Job Title: Pre-Construction Project Manager

Location:  Gloucestershire

Salary: Flexible to attract


A dynamic, family-owned group of companies who operate a portfolio of divisions across residential and commercial property development, contracting and civils, plant hire and strategic land are looking to recruit an experienced Pre-Construction Project Manager to co-ordinate and manage the pre-construction delivery process across a range of housing developments in Gloucestershire and Herefordshire from planning stage to site commencement.    

The Role:

  • Support Land & Planning & Build Team on the technical aspects of development liaising with external consultants including drainage, highways, utilities etc and provide cost-effective solutions to enable accurate appraisals to be prepared.
  • Ensure consultants prepare detailed design in accordance with any Employer’s requirement and Contractors Proposal but in the context of the site’s surroundings and topography.
  • Project manage the design process, from planning application through to project completion.
  • Support the production of a full technical pack of information for every development that is ready for commercial procurement by the Project Surveyor.
  • Review the engineering and servicing aspects of each proposed new development seeking the most cost-effective solutions to suit the overall business plan.
  • To be responsible for securing technical approval, section agreements, bonds etc liaising with external consultants and Local Authorities as required to service each development on a timely basis.
  • CDM function – co-ordinate and consolidate Preconstruction safety information file, to enable the Principal Contractor to produce the CDM Construction Phase H&S Plan. (HSE require separation of functions)
  • Prepare design brief for each site to instruct consultants and liaise with sales department for suggested house type mix.

About you:

  • A good knowledge of the building industry
  • 5+ years’ experience of engineering, preferably in a house building environment but not essential. 

Whats in it for You?

  • Competitive salary DOE.
  • Private Healthcare
  • Life Assurance
  • NEST Workplace Pension scheme
  • Bonus Scheme

For further information relating to this role, please contact Rhian Newman of Thorn Baker on 07969 972412 or email rhian@thornbaker.co.uk 


Key skills:  Design, Project Management, Engineering, Pre-construction, Housing, Civils, Groundworks, Residential