Project ManagerDrywall, Ceiling & Joinery Installation

The opportunity for a results driven Project Manager who has Drywall/Ceilings, Glazed Partitions and Joinery installation project experience to join a leading sub-contractor covering the London area. The successful candidate will join a reputable business managing up to 3 projects at any one time with a clear route for progression over the next few years.

About the Client:

A reputable Interior Fit-Out Specialist, operating for almost 20 years. They specialise in Suspended Ceilings, Doors and Partition & Glazing systems. They pride themselves on offering clients a professional service, exceeding expectations to create their ideal working environment on time & in budget. They strive to uphold their successful high standard of work with repeat business from an existing client base whilst introducing new companies to their portfolio. They have steadily increased in turnover and number of employees over the years while continually growing and adapting in an ever-changing market.

About the Role:

  • Project management of 2-3 jobs which will consist of anything from Drywall/Ceilings, Glazed Partitions and Joinery installations across the centre of London.
  • Project values will be between £20k-£1m
  • Liaise with pre-contracts department and clients to facilitate efficient job hand over on receipt of orders
  • Carry out pre-start site surveys
  • Order materials & allocate labour. Co-ordinate their delivery on time- and site- specific basis
  • Ensure familiarity with site; develop & maintain good relationships with site supervisors
  • Understand site requirements & manage multiple installations
  • Ensure that Health and Safety requirements on site are adhered to at all times
  • Document & process variation orders
  • Ensure that projects run to time and on budget
  • Creating and maintaining an efficient Projects management system, including Tender analysis file
  • Handling ad hoc client and team requests
  • Record keeping, filing, managing appointments and correspondence O&M documentation
  • Approving purchase invoice payments

About the Candidate:

  • Numerate and literate with very good spoken English. Good knowledge of various computer packages including Microsoft Office, Word, Excel
  • Prior experience as a Project Manager with demonstrated understanding of requirements of the role
  • A fixing/carpentry background preferred as my client would prefer a candidate with a technical understanding
  • Experience of Drywall and Ceilings, Glazed Partitions and Joinery installation required or out and out experience with one of the disciplines will suffice
  • Experience liaising with and instructing labour
  • Good organiser and time manager
  • Focus on project management and delivery of projects on time, on budget and to a high standard
  • Excellent communication & negotiation skills (verbal and written), with team, suppliers, site supervisors and clients
  • Good overall IT skills
  • Strong commitment to the role and delivering on objectives/deadlines
  • Positive attitude and friendly outlook
  • Able to work under pressure, prioritising to meet deadlines, juggling busy workload and multi-tasking
  • High attention to detail
  • Self-motivated, efficiently managing own time and working alone where necessary, as well as part of a team

Points of Appeal:

  • The opportunity to join a reputable leading sub-contractor in their field
  • Clear and achievable progression route
  • Competitive and negotiable salary and benefits
  • Prestigious projects
  • You will be given the autonomy of delivering the jobs as you wish as long they are completed to a quality finish, on time and on budget


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Grace Murphy on 0203 640 8989 or email