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Project Manager - Property Department

Vertu House, Gateshead

Up to 38,000 depending on experience, plus benefits and Company Car
Up to 38,000 depending on experience, plus benefits and Company Car
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Job description

Due to the continued success and growth of the Vertu Motors plc Group of Companies, we are looking to recruit a Property Project Manager to be based at our Head Office in Team Valley, Gateshead.

As one of the largest Motor Retailer in the UK Vertu Motors' continued success is based on strong performance, growth and leadership.

Our Mission Statement is "To deliver an outstanding customer motoring experience through honesty and trust", as such we don't invite just anyone to become part of our team; we are looking for an experienced colleague with determination and commitment to take our business forward with passion, drive and integrity.

The purpose of this role is to deliver a range of construction projects, refurbishments and small works for the group. The role will be a key influence on the dynamics of the Retail Business and Customer Experience and has been established to develop the management of that central control activity. Based at our Support Centre at Gateshead Team Valley Trading Estate and report directly to the Group Property Director.

We are looking for the successful candidate to be professional, capable of working on their own, highly motivated and self-managed with excellent communication and team skills. We have a large portfolio of refurbishments and exiting small works projects around the country and you will play an instrumental role in delivering the final product to the highest of standards, controlled financially in accordance with budget constraints.

Ideally you will have a construction background having Project Management, Quantity Surveying or Building Surveying, be of post graduate level with experience and able to demonstrate a successful track record with a good understanding of the Built Environment. Membership of the APM would be advantageous but is not essential.

As well as the ability to work to deadlines and budgets being fundamental we are also looking for the following attributes:

  • Project Management Skills
  • Building Contract Knowledge
  • Construction specification knowledge
  • Contractor Negotiation Skills
  • Health and Safety Awareness
  • Strong Financial Understanding
  • Strong Logic and Programme Capabilities
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Quantity Surveying, Building Surveying, or Architectural qualifications
  • Influencing Skills

If you are successful you can look forward to a challenging role, good career progression, opportunity and a range of benefits you would expect from an employer of choice, including a competitive salary, company car, share incentive plan, pension scheme and access to our reward platform. If you are interested in joining the most progressive team in the industry please apply.


  • Vertu Reward Scheme
  • Preferential Service Rates
  • Colleague Purchase Scheme
  • Share Incentive Scheme
  • Pension
  • Enhanced Maternity
  • Company Car
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Fifth Avenue Business Park
Team Valley
, Gateshead
, Tyne and Wear
, NE11 0XA