Practice Manager (Associate Director)

The Role:

We are working with a mid-sized, multidisciplinary design engineering practice, known for its environmentally conscientious solutions to a range of renowned building projects across the UK.  They currently seek an accomplished Practice Manager to join their team at the director level.

The Practice Manager (Associate Director) will work closely with the senior management team and be responsible for the operations, strategic planning and development of all non-technical aspects of the practice. This will include overseeing facilities management, compliance and line managing a small support team that covers administration, HR and marketing.

The practice offers a relaxed and social environment in a vibrant part of town, with hybrid and flexible working options as well as a solid list of benefits. The ideal person for the role will have at least 5 years of experience in a similar position within the built environment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the smooth and efficient running of the London and regional office
  • Supporting the board with company strategy and growth plans
  • High-level oversight of the HR Manager and HR strategy
  • High-level oversight of Marketing Manager and marketing, business development and communications strategies
  • Manage the company’s accreditations, subscriptions, and memberships
  • Overseeing and managing document control, job management and purchasing systems
  • Ensuring GDPR compliance and any other company compliance requirements
  • Managing health and safety, fire and security regulations
  • Coordinating and facilitating office moves
  • Negotiating supply, services and equipment contracts, including managing office supply budgets and contract negotiations

Key Skills:

  • Previous demonstrable experience in a similar role ideally within the design/built environment
  • Strong HR knowledge
  • Experience with H&S compliance
  • Experience managing and motivating a team
  • Understanding of company compliance requirements
  • Strong strategic and commercial acumen
  • Process-driven with the ability to implement/improve processes and procedures
  • Proactive, efficient and approachable

If you would like to apply for this position, please click on apply to attach your CV.

By applying for this role, you agree to our Privacy Policy (full details are shown at the bottom of our website).

The Crowd is an equal opportunities employer and agency.

Creative Support
Ref: 00827
Permanent
£55-75K pa
London

Speak to Amy about this role
or click below to apply now

Amy Welch

amy@thecrowdcreative.com
+44(0)203 478 1710

Click here to apply NOW

← BACK TO JOBS BOARD