Major Projects Manager (Building Control)

  • Location

    South East England

  • Sector:

    Building & Infrastructure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Curtis Sanderson

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8958

  • Job ref:

    MPM BC - South East

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


An exciting new opportunity has opened up for a Major Projects Manager, with one of the UK's leading Approved Inspectors. This is a brand new role to be responsible for the team delivering large high rise and non-residential/complex projects within the South East. 

This opportunity would suit an experienced and ambitious Building Control professional, with Commercial/Complex project experience, that is technically proficient whilst also holding strong customer engagement skills. 

This organisation is well established with market-leading support infrastructure and employee benefits in place to ensure you are given the tools you need to be a long-term success. The team are stable and progressive, and ultimately believe in doing things the right way. There is no expectation to be a salesperson and hit financial targets, so you can focus on delivering a high-level technical service to clients/customers. Further, there are ample opportunities for further development within the organisations structure, making this a fantastic long-term engagement for the right individual. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Taking responsibility for the assessment of building regulation applications for large high rise, non-residential and/or complex projects building control applications, acting as the primary contact for the client during the design phase including any design amendments during the construction phase.
  • Ensure that Projects are checked and monitored with accuracy, ensuring that all statutory consultations are completed in correct timescales and that adequate evidence has been provided for verification of the design.
  • Contributing to the assessment of building regulation applications for other type of developments where necessary.
  • Primarily inspecting projects deemed as ‘Major Projects’, typically High Value Schemes, 18m+ height projects (and other non-residential/complex schemes) to ensure as far as is reasonably possible the works are in accordance with the Building Regulations
Ideal Experience:
  • Fully qualified Surveyor (MRICS, MCABE, MCIOB, or similar) with relevant experience is desirable but not essential.
  • In depth technical knowledge of Building Regulations and other relevant construction standards.
  • Ability to undertake site inspections to assess both quality and the cause/effect of building defects.
  • Commercial awareness and ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to create not only good working relationships with other construction professionals but to be able to deal effectively with members of the public.
  • Excellent Communications skills.
  • Full UK Driving Licence
For an informal and non-committal conversation regarding this opportunity, please reach out to Curtis Sanderson (Building Control & Warranty Lead) at Scantec on 01516668958 or

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.

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