Project Manager


Charlie Myers


Charlie has been working in partnership with Guyan & Associates since August 2012. A born and bred Brummie, Charlie is a specialist Mechanical & Electrical Building Services recruiter, for both permanent and freelance roles. Based in the Birmingham, his clients span the Midlands, whilst some have a national remit.

After leaving university, Charlie moved straight into M&E recruitment and has a solid 15 years experience under his belt. Prior to joining forces with Guyan & Associates, he worked for one of the biggest national agencies, where he successfully built up the M&E area from scratch.

A self-confessed foodie, when he's not cooking up a storm in the kitchen, Charlie enjoys sampling his local Michelin-starred restaurants. A love of travel has taken him throughout Australia and South East Asia, but it is train travel that really appeals and the Trans Siberian railway, from Moscow to Beijing, is top of his list. 

Where: Charlie looks after roles in the midlands  – west and east – up to Nottingham, down to Oxford, Northants and Worcester.


Job Description


About This Role



We have an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly expanding and innovative leader in the mechanical and electrical services, air conditioning, service and maintenance market providing solutions to highly valued customers within the commercial, retail, public and private sectors.
We require a Project Manager with a ‘can do’ attitude who has the people skills required to work effectively in a team across a range of projects. This is an excellent opportunity to join a business with exciting current opportunities, a growing and strengthening client order base and represents an opportunity for the right person to grow and progress with the company. This is a business critical role and currently reports directly in to the Managing Director of the business.
Main Duties & responsibilities:
Ensure that existing customers and potential new customers genuinely receive a quality, focussed service and product
Manage and pro-actively support all commercial activities to ensure they reflect the requirements of the business and implement the agreed business plan to achieve current and future agreed performance targets and minimise risk and exposure.
Ensure that all activities are delivered to the agreed time, cost, service, specification and presentation
Keep and maintain full documentation to ensure that good business practice is achieved and that the company’s contractual and corporate responsibilities are discharged
  • Appropriate track record in dealing with multiple projects
  • Commercial skills and awareness
  • Practical approach to problem solving
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Action oriented – able to build effective working relationships and achieve results
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work on your own initiative
  • Working knowledge of building services
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Project (or similar)

About This Client


Client: This leading, independent, M&E Contractor specialises in the design, installation and maintenance of Mechanical and Electrical Building Services projects, with a value of £5m
Turnover: £1bn
Location Coverage: UK-wide
No Staff: circa 2400
Typical Roles and disciplines: Mechanical and Electrical Design, Estimating, Project Management, Engineering, Quantity Surveying and Administration
Sectors: Commercial, Education, Infrastructure
M&E Services installed: MEP, containment & pipework manufacture, Category A and B fit-outs, pre-fabricated buildings complete with pipework & services, Business Information Modelling (BIM)
Years of establishment: 40 years +
Awards won: Investors in People - Gold Award, Responsible Business Award, Most Helpful Contractor award, 37 x National Site Awards

Alongside a generous basic salary you will be rewarded with the following:

25 days holidays
Car or car allowance
Support for work-life balance
Private Health Care
Bonus scheme
Company Pension
Long-term sickness insurance
Support & funding of career development and further education