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Senior Project Manager - Public Estates

London, United Kingdom

  • Job number: 08656
  • Job field: Consultancy Project Management
  • Job posted: 20/10/20
  • Job close date: 26/01/21
  • Job schedule: Full-time

The opportunity

Project: The nature of our work is focussed around office transformation and estate rationalisation programmes for a range of clients, including central government departments and local government authorities. These programmes assist our clients with meeting reduction targets for operating costs as well as sustainability.

Every project and programme is an opportunity to innovate and find better ways of doing things - saving time, saving money and connecting people to deliver above and beyond. Be a part of our project management consultancy business that spans our five global hubs, where you can oversee work for world-leading organisations across the public and private sectors.

This is an opportunity to join our public sector team to deliver key governmental projects. Due to a dynamic business development programme, we are looking to employ a senior project manager.

This role will provide leadership and project management in all facets of the project activities to deliver the project to meet cost, time and quality requirements. This is a client-facing role, responsible for leading other team members, developing the clients’ strategy, through to managing the appointment of the extended professional team of local and international consultants and contractors.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the development and delivery of estate rationalisation programmes.

  • Managing the development and delivery of transformation programmes - responding to business needs.

  • Developing and managing effective communication with all relevant internal and external stakeholders to ensure that requirements are identified, assessed and appropriately integrated into the project.

  • Working with the client and reporting to the project lead responsible for helping to establish the strategy and delivery for the project.

  • Working with a motivated team that strives for quality, safety, cost and schedule improvements at every opportunity with all delivery partners, challenging and seeking to improve the project deliverables.

  • Providing input into client system safety and project risk assessment and management process.

  • Creating and writing intellectual content for bid submissions and proposals.

About you

You have a degree qualification in a relevant discipline. You have general project management experience (from inception to construction to business operation) including contract administration in various forms of contract i.e. JCT, NEC and etc.

You are digitally savvy, can build lasting client relationships and lead and build motivated teams. You will have a consultancy background within the public sector and be keen to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace has to offer.

Rewards and recognition

With Mace, you will deepen your knowledge and skills, work with inspiring colleagues, influential clients and get to see the world.

We invest in our people and provide a strong benefits package including private medical insurance allowance and health and wellbeing commitment that includes 2 volunteer days a year.

About us

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across North America, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, India and Asia Pacific.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety first - going home safe and well, Client focus - deliver on our promise, Create opportunity - for our people to excel, Integrity - always doing the right thing. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most challenging and inspiring projects around the world.

“Mace is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our people to excel.”

  • Job number: 08656
  • Job field: Consultancy Project Management
  • Job posted: 20/10/20
  • Job close date: 26/01/21
  • Job schedule: Full-time

About us

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company, founded and built on exceptional people, a commitment to service excellence and an entrepreneurial spirit.

We develop, consult, construct and operate some of the world’s most inspiring buildings and infrastructure programmes, and our people have built a reputation for delivering projects that seem impossible – challenging convention, innovating, and proudly moving our industry forward.

Today, we remain a privately owned business that has grown organically. We now employ over 6,300 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East, Africa, the Americas and Asia Pacific.

With an incredible breadth of opportunity across our global business, we attract the very best and support everyone to unleash their potential.

Our people are what makes Mace the business it is today – they are our strength. We actively encourage equality, diversity and inclusion in every market, sector and geography we work in - fully appreciating the benefits of a culture that embraces new ideas, encourages everyone to have a voice and celebrates differing beliefs and views. People at Mace are appreciated for their individualities and are encouraged to be themselves, every day and with everyone they work with.

Wherever you are on your career journey, Mace is the place to bring ambitions alive.

We will welcome your application irrespective of background, culture and disability. Should you need to discuss any reasonable adjustments or require guidance about our recruitment process, please contact to speak to a member of our team.


We are committed to health and safety, innovation and service excellence, being a responsible business and supporting the communities in which we work. Find out more.

Contact us

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