Assistant Project Manager

Assistant Project Manager


£30,000 – £40,000

About the Company:

Our distinctive client is a family run company with values focused on the needs of clients and the well-being of their staff. They have different divisions in which they cover such as; refurbishment, restoration, new build and fit out construction projects within education, commercial, and health/ lifestyle sectors. Being a well-structured company they have been nominated for some of the UK’s most prestigious awards in development and construction. Our respected client operates across the East and South East of England. Our client ensures that all staff are properly trained and experienced; they annually carry out a review of staff training needs. As a company they are fair and reasonable to work for, they treat their staff equally and support them to progress within the company.

About the Role:

Our client is currently recruiting for an Assistant Project Manager to oversee various Educational Projects across Essex and Kent area with the Project Manager. They will be required to execute the designated projects, to the agreed programme, with the highest regards to health, safety, environmental and quality standards expected by the client and company, and the financial performance budgeted by the company.


  • Assist the Project Manager to provide a professional Project and Design Management service internally and externally, as set out in PMG’s scopes of service.
  • Liaise, as requested by the Project Manager, with the PMG Planner and input into design and construction programmes.
  • Chair and minute design team meetings.
  • Support the Project Manager and Architects in successful project delivery.
  • Contribute to the evolution of the PMG’s documentation and methods.
  • Thorough knowledge of and compliance with Foster + Partners procedures and standards.
  • Develop skills and knowledge to progress towards Project Manager.
  • Contribute, or otherwise assist, as required.

Qualities & skills required

  • Able to demonstrate the ability to undertake the above responsibilities.
  • Legally able to work in the country in which the position is based
  • Computer literate
  • Formal qualification or studying towards a qualification in Project Management, Architecture, Engineering, Surveying or Building
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Resilient to coping with conflicting demands, able to prioritise duties and work under pressure
  • Able to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills – articulate and diplomatic manner
  • Able to demonstrate initiative and a proactive approach to daily tasks
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work independently as well as part of an effective team
  • Methodical, accurate and consistent attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information
  • Self-motivated and able to take responsibility
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Flexible attitude
  • Able to build good relationships at all levels, internally and externally

About the benefits / rewards:

The salary will be dependent on level of exposure to industry and experience on related projects. The company offers excellent opportunities and offers a basic salary around £30,000 – £40,000. The package will also include various benefits relating to travel and healthcare.



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