Associate Director - Program and Project Management

Job Title: Associate Director - Program and Project Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH27447
Contact Name: Barrie Dempster
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Associate Director - Program and Project Management

As an Associate Director you will have the opportunity to work on multi-million £ projects across the UK. You'll be given the opportunity to lead and work with diverse teams encompassing some of the region's top experts within their field. You will work on a range of projects ranging from commercial, retail, fit-out, mixed-use, residential development.


  • Lead significant Project Management Commissions, taking overall responsibility for their successful delivery
  • Provide oversight / strategic guidance /audit & review, to a portfolio of projects being lead within the cost centre
  • To be specifically responsible for delegated business development / marketing tasks
  • Provide effective Line Management to AD's, SPMs, PMs and APMs
  • Be the primary interface with clients (New and Existing)
  • Provide leadership within project management business and provide leadership and mentoring to the team
  • Ensure all staff members reporting to you have current and relevant training
  • Manage the delivery of project management team outputs, in accordance with agreed time-scales and quality standards
  • Co-ordination and sign off on all management information produced by project management teams prior to issue
  • To 'win' clients through strong business development skills
  • Management of tender documents, appraisals and negotiations

As a Director you will be assessed by the extent to which:

  • Commissions are managed to the right quality standards and are completed efficiently and on time
  • General line management responsibilities are effectively discharged and the project management team is led effectively
  • Strong relationships are developed with clients and members of the cross-functional team
  • Business development opportunities with existing and new clients, including cross- selling opportunities, are identified and acted upon

Minimum Requirements

  • Successful experience in several of the following sectors would be an advantage: commercial, retail, fit-out, mixed-use, residential development
  • Experienced in a Client management role - Able to manage the account in terms of projects that are 'live', plus seeking new opportunities.
  • Experience as Manager in a comparative business;
  • Proven track record of winning and retaining new Clients
  • Professional Qualified - ideally Project Management/Construction/Engineering/Quantity Surveying Degree
  • Chartered Status with the RICS, CIOB, RIBA, ICE or other equivalent institution
  • APM affiliation preferred (as secondary accreditation

We look forward to receiving your application. For further information, then please contact Barrie Dempster at ALLEN & YORK LTD on 01202 888986 or email