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Assistant Project Manager

  • Up to £40,000
  • Consultancy
  • Watford

A forward thinking, multi-disciplinary Construction consultancy based in Central Watford, are seeking an Assistant Project Manager or Intermediate Project Manager to join their team.

Working predominantly in the public sector and offering multi-disciplinary services, they are well placed to capitalise on their reputation in the market.

With a number of ongoing, long term contracts, the successful Assistant Project Manager will be joining a company that can offer stability and strong APC support.

The successful Assistant Project Manager will be joining an organisation who offer a full construction consultancy service in a cohesive, problem solving manner.

About the role:

The successful Assistant Project Manager work closely with the project teams throughout delivery and will:

  • Act as first point of contact and communicate project status to all stakeholders after referral to Project Manager.
  • Perform general administrative tasks, supporting the Project Manager as required.
  • Work as part of the project management team assisting with various project applications.
  • Tracking projects accurately and in detail on the project management platform.
  • Ensuring all aspects of the work carried out meet with contractual requirements and that the contract is delivered on time, within budget and of excellent quality.
  • Attendance of meetings at site and/or external offices.
  • Booking and organisation of meetings, writing minutes for meetings attended with summarised action points.
  • Pre-meeting preparation of documentation and relevant updates.
  • Ensure Project Managers action points from all meetings are addressed/bought to attention before set deadlines /next scheduled meeting.
  • Monitor project progress and bring to the Project Directors attention any issues that arise in a timely manner.
  • Proactive production of regular Progress reports as required for various projects for review by Project Manager before publication.
  • Liaison and professional communication verbally and in writing with suppliers, customers and sub- contractors.
  • Overseeing and tracking project management with minimum supervision.
  • Practising Company’s project management and quality control procedures.
  • Building strong relationships with clients.
  • Supporting Senior Project Manager.

About the requirements:

  • Completed or about to complete a suitable qualification (degree and/or professional qualified to the suited Chartered Body)
  • Strong problem-solving, analytical and document preparation skills.
  • Construction project management experience
  • Responsible for own high-quality output and understanding of how his/her outputs contributes to programme and/or project.
  • Strong interpersonal qualities demonstrable through their daily actions and engagement with individuals

About the salary:

  • Up to £40,000
  • Company Bonus Scheme
  • Private Healthcare
  • Flexible Working Policy
  • Career progression opportunities
  • RICS support available
  • Subscriptions paid for.

If you are a Consultancy based Project Manager or Quantity Surveyor of any level and seeking a new role, please contact Damian Eatwell at Cityscape.

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