Posted Friday 15 October 2021
Ref: 34

Project Manager - Cork - 6 Storey Mixed use Development

Ireland, Cork

€80,000 - €90,000 + vehicle, pension

Project Manager:

An Irish construction top tier Main Contractor with decades of experience in the industry successfully completing construction projects in sectors including Commercial, Education, Health Care, Industrial and Pharmaceutical across Cork and Dublin.

They require an experienced Project Manager with Main Contracting experience to work on a new €multi-million mixed use development in Cork. With constant work in the Munster area this is a permanent, long term role.


As Project Manager:

Reporting to and working closely with the Contracts Manager, you will have the ultimate responsibility for the successful delivery of live projects to be completed on time, within budget, finished to the highest standard and implemented within the required Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental parameters.

Key Duties:

  • Must be able to function autonomously and jointly with the Contracts Manager.
  • He/She must routinely make management decisions pertaining to project issues with minimal supervision throughout the life of the project.
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong Commercial awareness and Cost Control ability with a proven track record in the area of construction planning.
  • Must be technically competent with the ability to set and track project milestones and deliverables.
  • Must function effectively as liaison between the company and external Client executives so as to protect the Company and the specific project, to resolve issues or concerns in conjunction with the Board of Directors.
  • Instruct, coach and direct the project staff with respect to construction, contractual, and regulatory requirements with responsibility for assigned work.
  • Responsibility for the delivery of the job on time, within specification and on budget.
  • Ensure all personnel on site conduct their duties to the highest standards.
  • Manage day to day operational duties.
  • Demonstrates continuous efforts to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality seamless customer service.
  • Develop and deliver progress reports, analyse results and troubleshoot problem areas.
  • Build, grow and develop business relationships for the success of the project
  • Provide feedback and record information from the project for ‘lessons learnt seminars’ and for continuous staff development.

Project Manager Skills:

The successful candidate will have a minimum 10 years residential / commercial / mixed development construction experience, preferably with a Main Contractor at a senior level as Project Manager.

An Engineering / Construction Management / Project Management Degree would be required. Thorough knowledge of computer and database applications such as Windows, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Microsoft Project/PowerProject etc. 

Thorough understanding of the construction industry and a broad understanding of regulatory requirements.

What you’ll get in return:

You will be offered an attractive package between €80,000 - €90,000 + package depending on experience and the opportunity to work on exciting large scale projects in Cork.


How to apply:

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date CV to or call us now on 00447881229823.


The Breagh Team

Breagh Recruitment are the go to specialist construction and engineering recruitment consultants across the UK and Ireland, with an ethos based on flexibility, hard work and a bit of good old common sense. We live within these core values servicing our clients and candidates on a daily basis.Key roles we recruit for include: Health & Safety managers, project managers, construction managers, site engineers, quantity surveyors, civil engineers, site agents, estimators, buyers, bid managers and site supervisors, across Ireland and the UK.