Capital Projects Manager

04 Feb 2019
04 Mar 2019
Finegreen Consultant
Acute Trust
Job Type
A large healthcare organisation is looking to appoint a senior estates professional who has extensive experience within Capital Programmes, for a period of 6 months. 

Main Responsibilities:
  • Provide strategic estates related advice for business case development and capital developments; hold ownership of the organisations Estates Strategy; 
  • Develop policies and strategies for the implementation of the capital programme to improve the built environment for patients and staff; 
  • Advise and report to the organisation on all matters relating to the building and infrastructure elements of the capital programme; 
  • Ensure Estates Strategy is to be set out to deliver the requirements of the Service Strategy and will require close liaison with The Head of Strategic Planning, Locality Management Teams, Mental Health and Womens and Children’s; 
  • Develop the 5 year rolling capital programme and ensure sufficient resource is available to support the delivery of the Estates Strategy; 
  • Ensure that competent cost and feasibility advice is provided to project teams in developing the user brief for business cases; 
  • Ensure that design approval and procurement of works are in accordance with the Capital Investment Manual, Capital policies and procedures, NHS guidance and the law; 
  • Ensure that sufficient liaison is undertaken with the Maintenance Teams to ensure that development schemes are designed with due consideration to future maintenance requirements and that a smooth handover to operational management is made.
A successful candidate will have:
  • Qualification in a property/engineering/architectural/engineering related discipline;
  • Hold membership of a Chartered Institute of a relevant institution (building, mechanical or electrical); 
  • Significant practical experience of management of construction projects within healthcare; 
  • IT skills including Microsoft packages (incl. Project, CAD software, risk management software; hold up-to-date knowledge of health and safety on and around construction sites;
  • Hold detailed understanding of the principles and practices of capital scheme procurement, construction project management and the processes used within the NHS. 

For further information on this role please contact Donna Larder on 0161 241 9674 or email