Construction Project Managers

Eastern Region - Permanent - Monday - Friday


Due to our continued success in securing new projects alongside our ongoing high-profile projects we are seeking to recruit motivated and enthusiastic Contract Managers and Project Managers to join teams based in Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire or Hertfordshire . The successful candidates will be able to demonstrate a strong capability to prepare, plan and deliver challenging projects of varying types up to a value of £15m on time and the ability to lead a project team from pre-development through to completion. R G Carter is an equal opportunities employer. Apply today to join our award-winning teams as we celebrate our centenary year.


  • Competitive

Key Skills & Knowledge

  • Demonstrable experience as a Contract Manager and/or Construction Project Manager
  • Ideally, degree qualified or with technically qualified / time served trades person with trade registrations / vocational qualifications
  • Demonstrable experience of planning, managing and delivering a construction project and maintaining deadlines under pressure
  • A strong aptitude for delivering complex construction projects on time and within budget whilst also retaining a client focus throughout
  • Strong construction safety background with a working knowledge of relevant legislation, codes of practice and standards
  • Experience of working with different forms of construction would be an advantage
  • Experience of planning using ASTA, design team management and procurement
  • Understanding of typical design datasheet/drawings and familiar with general design/construction standards
  • Familiar with using web based document control systems
  • Demonstrable self-starter attributes, a positive “can do” attitude and a strong work ethic
  • Computer literate
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively at all levels. Excellent English (spoken and written)


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