Location London
Job-type Contract
Salary £180,000
Reference ACRE-12624

Location: London

Salary: £180,000 per annum

We are working with an organisation seeking a tenacious and experienced Fire Safety Project Director to lead the remediation of buildings in a major residential community. This is an exciting opportunity to ensure the safety and well-being of residents through comprehensive fire safety and remediation projects.

This organisation is at the forefront of the build-to-rent sector, committed to revolutionizing the renting experience. With thriving communities in London, Manchester, and beyond, they pride themselves on creating sustainable neighbourhoods that bring people together.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Influence, challenge, negotiate, and oversee the design, procurement, planning, execution, and statutory sign-offs of remediation projects

  • Collaborate with the Legal Team on claims against third parties related to remediation works

  • Liaise with relevant authorities for Building Safety Fund grant applications

  • Ensure the safety of residents, staff, and visitors while minimizing disruption during remediation works

  • Develop and implement a robust reporting and communications plan to support decision-making and capital approvals

  • Ensure cost recovery from liable third parties for construction defects

  • Maintain the insurability and investment value of buildings

  • Optimize financial exposure and manage project budgets effectively

  • Produce comprehensive project data and records for future reference

This role is for you if you have:

  • Demonstrable technical expertise in fire safety project management

  • Experience managing large-scale commercial or residential projects

  • Strong knowledge of construction contracts and partner management

  • In-depth understanding of construction technicalities and building inspections

  • Experience with debt-funded projects and evolving fire safety legislation

If you are a highly skilled and experienced professional in fire safety and project management, please get in touch and send your CV to tiana.thomas@acre.com.Looking forward to seeing your CVs!