Senior Capital Projects Manager

Macdonald & Co
£400.00 per day Umbrella Co
Closing date
3 Oct 2020

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Full Time
Manager, Consultant
Local Authority
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A prestigious and ambitious London Borough Council has an exceptional opportunity for a Senior Capital Projects Manager to play a pivotal role delivering a range of innovative regeneration projects in prime growth and regeneration areas.

This is an exciting time at this borough which is undergoing major investment as a result of a new Cross Rail station which has acted as a catalyst for wider development and programmes valued at circa £120m.

You will be assigned to the development and delivery of major projects and capital programmes for new build housing and education through the councils wholly owned development company.

These schemes will include an array of residential development encompassing social housing, affordable housing, affordable rents and private housing for sale etc, including delegated project budgets up to £20m at any one time.

Duties Include;

  • Delivery regeneration projects from inception, design, through planning to implementation in relation to housing and regeneration
  • Manage multi-disciplinary teams, contractors and consultants etc
  • Develop clearly defined project briefs / specifications, outputs, budgets and programmes for individual projects
  • Produce bids and secure project funding
  • Member briefings
  • Undertake complex negotiations with land owners and prepare formal agreements
  • Manage extensive stakeholder and community consultation
  • Undertake viability studies
  • Evaluate and appraise the development potential for new and existing development sites
  • Balance competing interests sensitively and manage a process of change across a diverse range of communities
  • Develop positive and cohesive relationships, networks and partnerships


Successful candidates will have acquired practical experience in Regeneration Project or Programme Management in either the public or private sectors delivering improvements to the built environment or public realm.

In addition, you will have a detailed knowledge of planning processes and regulations as well an awareness of political, commercial and economic contexts.

Moreover you will be adept at securing broader social benefit through procurement activity in conjunction with have exemplary negotiation skills.

Applications are welcome from candidates from a diverse range of professional backgrounds from one or more of the following areas including planning, design, property development or economic development.

Furthermore you will have excellent organisational and communication skills, both written and verbal.

For further information, please contact Jeremy Wright on 0207 318 5263 or email


Macdonald & Company is the leading professional recruitment consultancy for the real estate, built environment, energy and environmental sectors. Established in 1994 and headquartered in the UK, we apply local knowledge with true global connection through our offices in Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa.

Our specialist teams act for every class  of organisation owning, occupying, financing or advising on property, construction and engineering – developers, investors, institutions, funds, banks, consultancies and contractors. We are the preferred recruitment partner of RICS - the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

The Company’s Energy & Environmental division acts for clients across oil and gas, maritime, utilities, natural resources, power generation, renewable energy and sustainability sectors.

Macdonald & Company is a subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange quoted Prime People Plc.

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  • 2 Harewood Place
  • Hanover Square
  • London
  • W1S 1BX
  • GB
  • 020 7629 7220
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