Executive Project Manager

  • Reference: LK46478
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Clare, Limerick, Limerick City
  • Category: Construction, Architecture & Property

Executive Project Engineer

My client is currently seeking an Executive Project Engineer to join a niche Property Development company based in Limerick. The projects will predominantly be based in the Limerick City and Suburban area.


  • Prepare effective project governance controls, in particular risk management, financial management and budgetary controls and procedures.
  • Manage critical stakeholder relationships, establish defined project objectives and obtain “sign-off” to a detailed project brief.
  • Establish an agreed project budget for consultants, construction and other costs, including an appropriate contingency fund based on identified risks.
  • Establish a detailed project schedule with all internal and external parties committed to meeting required target dates.
  • With the support of project stakeholders and project team members, produce a project “Risk Register” and “Risk Mitigation Plans” for all potential high impact risks.
  • Carry out a capital cost project appraisal in line with Government guidelines
  • Establish and implement an effective “Change Control” process and ensure that any proposed scope variations are properly authorised and managed.
  • Produce monthly detailed financial appraisal for projects and progress reports comparing actual performance against the base-lined budget, timescale and scope. Report also on the management of risk and use of any allocated contingency fund.
  • Ensure EU public procurement requirements are fully complied with
  • Review the project costings as the cost plans are refined with the progression of detailed design. Ensure budget targets are maintained with immediate reporting of variance.
  • Monitor the performance of all consultants/developers to ensure that all onsite and offsite construction is in compliance with specified standards and building and safety regulations.
  • Co-ordinate and direct design teams and contractors
  • Oversee contractual conditions of performance.
  • Oversee design and work progress and monitor to ensure appropriate safety plans are in placeand in operation.
  • Co-ordinate between the various teams and stakeholders involved on each given project.
  • Chair and record all client, stakeholder, design team progress meetings.
  • Negotiate terms of agreements, draft contracts and obtain permits and licences.
  • Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques and health and safety requirements



  • Post graduate qualification in Quantity Surveying or Construction Management
  • Knowledge of public procurement legislation and processes
  • Knowledge of project management and construction management processes
  • A full complement of construction project management technical skills, industry knowledge and a track record/expertise in delivering quality mixed use schemes
  • Familiarity with project management software e.g. Microsoft Project is essential and knowledge of risk management software
  • Good knowledge of building regulations with particular awareness of environmental issues such as CO2 emissions and Government performance targets for buildings
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrable leadership and human resources management skills including competence in conflict and crisis management


To apply for this role please forward your CV to ben.forde@collinsmcnicholas.ie or for a confidential discussion please call 061 512270

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