Project Manager - Data Centre

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Project Manager - Data Centre

Job ref: AE1413 Salary: full package including flights, accommodation Location: Germany, Germany

A client of ours, a well-established interiors sub-contractor who have a specific data centre division undertaking mission critical schemes for several key blue-chip clients across Europe are currently recruiting for a Project Manager to join the team on their €300m hyperscale Data Centre in Frankfurt, Germany. 

The management of project teams including design and supply chain to ensure safe and quality delivery of projects on time and within budget to client’s satisfaction.


Duties and responsibilities


Responsible for:

Input into the preparation of estimates and tenders following appropriate site visits

Reviewing tenders with operations team as necessary

Participating in tender adjudication meetings.

Planning and programming of work

Understand and develop V.E opportunities (both pre and post-contract)

Participating in preparation of necessary documents for inclusion on tender submissions, including site visits

Attendance at post tender interviews

Reviewing tenders with operations team as necessary

Participating in tender adjudication meetings

Planning and programming of work



Responsible for:

Adhering to Safety First Guiding Principles

Ensuring each contract is properly planned and programmed.

Ensuring production and commercial procedures are implemented across all projects.

Preparation of contract budget in conjunction with profit centre surveyor and monitoring of performance and acting when necessary to improve and meet MEP.

Implementation of all Company safety, health, environmental and quality procedures ensuring statutory compliance across all projects.

Develop contract programme with Site Manager, ensuring necessary resources are in place and establishing sequence and timing of operations for the completion of the work

Ensuring all relevant information is collated, reviewed and actioned at regular contract review meetings. Attending client / consultant meetings, preparing and responding to the requirements of the meeting.

Ensuring delays are properly recorded under the contract to ensure contractual entitlement.

Taking overall responsibility for all projects until end of defects liability period (retention release).

Managing and authorising the procurement and placing of sub-contractor and supplier orders in accordance with the programme and limit of Authority document.

Understand and manage project contract and amendments

Recruitment and management of site personnel in line with Company HR policies and procedures.

Champion quality standards on all contracts via culture of continuous improvement.

Leading any necessary investigations following non-conformance of quality or health and safety

Ensure disciplines are in place for management of labour, sub-contractor, materials and plant costs on all projects

Attendance at and chairing as appropriate and necessary, Contract Review Meeting

Ensure delays are properly recorded under the contract to protect company position and ensure contractual entitlement

Form and maintain professional relationships with Client, Project and Design teams and Supply Chain

Handover of all necessary documents and activities in place for an on time and orderly handover of projects

Manage soft landing process

Qualifications and experience


High level of ability and advanced knowledge of:

Construction methods and technologies

Commercial strategy and innovation to maximise profit delivery and cash management

Knowledge and understanding of subcontract/material orders and procurement

Preparation and understanding of financial reports.

Ability to manage multiple projects

Knowledge of health and safety, quality procedures and construction industry WRA.


This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established, well financed organisation with a very strong forward order book


Please send your CV in the first instance and we will contact you by return to discuss further