Senior Project Manager


Atkins Search are currently recruiting for a Senior Project Manager to join a dynamic, well-respected, multi-sector Construction Consultancy based in Leeds, who are well known for their quality led services, commitment and fantastic company culture.

Please note - Project Managers seeking the next step in their career will also be considered for the role of Senior Project Manager


Founded on mutual respect, they’re committed to their people, partners & clients, this Leeds-based Construction Consultancy are dedicated to developing strong, lasting, and sustained relationships.

My client are a well-established, regional Consultancy with offices located throughout Yorkshire, the Midlands and South. Priding themselves on creating a positive working environment, where employees are provided with a unique, tailored opportunity whilst being offered endless opportunities to succeed.

Providing a variety of services to their diverse clientele across all property sectors including both public and private.


As Senior Project Manager you will be responsible for delivering interesting projects with a hands-on approach throughout the whole project life cycle from inception to completion, ensuring all projects are delivered within budget, on time, and to the client's requirements.

  • Procurement
  • Attending/leading on pre-start meetings
  • Pre-construction
  • Programme management
  • Client-side project management
  • Report writing
  • Liaising directly with client and contractors
  • Contract administration
  • Risk management
  • Stakeholder engagement and management
  • Post contract management
  • Assisting/managing a team of junior/intermediate project managers


The successful Senior Project Manager will be able to demonstrate and will adhere to the above job description, as well as having –

  • A Construction related degree (BSc or MSc)
  • Experience delivering projects on time and in budget in an autonomous manner
  • Previous Project Management experience in a Consultancy setting
  • Experience supporting or managing junior project management professionals
  • NEC4 qualification
  • Chartership or working towards (MCIOB, MRICS etc)
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills to build, maintain and develop working relationships


What do you get in return?

My client’s core business focus is to work together to deliver lasting, successful, quality outcomes and a positive legacy.

Some of the exciting perks and benefits that they offer a Senior Project Manager based in Leeds can include:

  • A highly competitive salary £55,000 - £65,000 (negotiable depending on experience)
  • Car allowance up to £4,000
  • Pension contribution
  • Annual bonus
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Annual salary review
  • Hybrid working
  • Professional training and development
  • Mileage and expense reimbursement
  • Laptop and mobile phone
  • Regular social events
  • Fun, relaxed working environment
  • Clear career path and realistic opportunities to progress

Atkins Search acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialize in construction, consultancy, residential and infrastructure recruitment and service the Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough, and Northern Home Counties regions.

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