Job Title: Corporate Project Manager - Commercial Workspace
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Guildford
Salary: £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: n/a
REF: TFM-P1707
Contact Name: Gemma Kennedy
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

Our client, a European Financial Services company, has instructed us to find an experienced Corporate Property Manager. Working as part of the Property Management team, the successful applicant will manage a wide range of property related projects throughout the UK and have ample opportunity to demonstrate their office design flair and bring innovative solutions to accommodation projects. The projects will include office relocations and refurbishments, improvements, alterations to layouts, and some major maintenance works.

The Role

  • Working with our internal customers to develop and refine project briefs.
  • Developing feasibility studies, options and cost estimates.
  • Controlling the process of project procurement and delivery, and control of costs, using appropriate project management tools.
  • Completing project specifications and managing the tender process.
  • Management of professional services companies in the delivery of property projects to time, cost and quality
  • Auditing the company premises on a regular basis, to ensure that accommodation meets the company standards.
  • Prioritising change and maintenance projects and providing robust cost estimates for the purposes of annual budgeting.
  • Implementation of workplace strategies and ongoing development of methodologies


  • An experienced project manager with a proven track record in working in a corporate organisation and reflecting the company's brand in projects.
  • Office fit-out experience is essential.
  • Experience working with design teams, architects etc and translating drawings and floor plans into quality workspace.
  • Technical understanding to look at installs and toilet refurbs etc is preferable.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Office Applications.
  • Good verbal, written and numerical skills.
  • Experience in leading a small professional team and managing contractors.
  • A good knowledge of building construction, electrical and mechanical services.
  • Experience with JCT contracts is essential
  • An understanding of the relevant regulations, including those relating to health and safety.
  • A basic knowledge of the law and practice relating to property acquisitions and leases.
  • A-levels and a degree desirable
  • Comfortable with UK wide travel
  • Member of RICS desirable

All CVs must be in English and in Word.
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