Planning And Building Control Manager

Location West Bromwich
Discipline: Project Management
Salary: Up to £37,500 DOE
Job ref: 009462
Published: 18 days ago

Job Title Planning and Building Control Manager | Location West Bromwich, B66 1AT | Salary Up to £37,500 DOE plus commission


As a Planning and Building Control Manager, you possess confidence, adaptability, and a passion for overcoming challenges. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of the business, allowing you to apply and develop essential skills needed for advancement within the company.


Your role will involve overseeing project work, ensuring completion within budget and agreed timelines, and managing risks effectively. You will need to conduct site visits to accurately assess costs using standard charge schedules. Assigning tasks, monitoring progress against deadlines, and ensuring work meets quality standards and customer expectations will all fall under your remit. Additionally, you will play a key role in maintaining Health and Safety standards.


Working alongside a tight-knit team, you will collaborate on finding ways to enhance operations and support each other in generating fresh ideas to drive the business forward.


As the next Planning and Building Control Manager, you will play a crucial role in actively seeking new business opportunities, attending client meetings, preparing documentation for planning authorities, and overseeing the financial performance of your area. This position is about achieving success and making a tangible impact on the business.

The Key Requirements…

*       Construction experience

*       Strong technical knowledge of building regulations

*       Influencing and negotiation skills

*       Commercial selling

*       Ability to gather comprehensive information to support decision making

*       Monitors performance against deadlines

*       Driving license


Embarking on a journey with Portakabin means joining a company that cherishes innovation and is dedicated to delivering top-notch products and services to customers across Europe. Within this role lies the promise of personal growth and advancement.


At Portakabin, our goal is to expand twofold and offer peace of mind to all our customers through cutting-edge solutions and unwavering dedication to excellence. We take pride in our unique culture, values, and flexible work ethos.


This is a chance to become part of a renowned company celebrated for its unwavering commitment to quality and groundbreaking ideas. Our employees choose to stay with us because of our stellar reputation for excellence. We take pride in being an employer of choice, placing a strong emphasis on quality in every aspect of our operations.

The Benefits and Perks…

*       Electric Company Car and EV charging point if required

*       Commission

*       A range of dedicated health and wellbeing services

*       A chance to give back to your community with an annual Volunteering Day Off

*       Fully funded professional qualifications and membership

*       Company Pension

*       Flexible Working

*       Employee Benefits Program (Discounts at 100s of shops, gyms, restaurants and even holidays!)

*       Option to buy 5 days of annual leave

*       Commutable from Birmingham

The Next Step…

We aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. We are conducting interviews during, or before, the week commencing 17th June. First interviews will be held virtually, with a final interview being held in person at our office in Manchester. we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy. Portakabin is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective colleagues. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and perspectives and hire great people to build talented and diverse teams.