Leicestershire , East Midlands

Project Manager

Full Time , Permanent

Reference number: CON01829

Closing date:


Project Manager

Willmott Dixon is searching for a Project Manager to successfully lead or support some of our prestigious projects across the East Midlands. Construction is changing and Willmott Dixon are at the forefront of that change. Pioneering new ways to build, innovating the way construction is viewed and establishing ourselves as one of the top employers in any industry.

As a tier 1 building contractor Project Managers are our project leaders –from early engagement with customers and taking them through their whole journey with us. Preconstruction, developing a workable programme, leading delivery, and successful handover. You make the big decisions on our projects and lead amazing teams.

Ultimately, we build our reputation on how we deliver brilliant projects for our customers. As a Project Manager, you lead all aspects of delivery; quality, cost, time and making sure everyone gets home to their families safely every day. We have an exciting pipeline of work, and this is a great opportunity for someone to join us and help shape the built environment throughout the East Midlands in a sustainable way.

Initially you will work on a 60 million pounds MOD project in Leicestershire managing multiple projects onsite with the support of a delivery team.

The ideal candidate:

  • Extensive leadership experience, able to manage a team and mentor a team

  • We expect you’ll have a great track record of successful project delivery, work collaboratively with your customers and respect supply chain partners

Sound like you? If so, come and join our team, and become a great ambassador of our business.

Additional Information

We reward our people generously with a competitive salary and a market-leading benefits package that gives you flexible benefits to fit your lifestyle and priorities. This includes but is not limited to, an enhanced pension scheme, discounted or full private medical, life assurance, incentive bonus and a car scheme which will make us a market leader in sustainable company travel. Applicable roles will benefit from a motoring expenditure allowance (MEA) and everyone can access a new generation of low carbon and electric cars via the Willmott Dixon run car leasing scheme.

At Willmott Dixon, we provide an inclusive and flexible working environment for people to thrive in and we are happy to support agile working wherever possible. We are a proud member of the Disability Confident Scheme.

About Us

With over 170 years of rich history, Willmott Dixon’s purpose is beyond profit; delivering brilliant buildings, transforming lives, strengthening communities and enhancing the environment so our world is fit for future generations. Ensuring that we add lasting value to the neighbourhoods we work in; our values, people, innovation, partnerships and focus on sustainability has allowed us to build a successful and solid privately owned business where our people can thrive. Willmott Dixon was recently awarded No 1 in the Best "big" Companies (2022) to work for and already holds the Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2022 and is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development.