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Assistant Project Manager - {{ID}}

Posted: 01/02/2024

£30K - £50K / Year

Assistant Project Manager Key Responsibilities:

Work closely with a Project Manager or Senior Project Manager to deliver successful project outcomes for our clients.

Work with your Project Lead to agree your roles and responsibilities to allow you to fully own an element(s) of a project(s).

Develop a close relationship with the appropriate level representative for your clients and other professional team members, where relevant.

Work closely with our Cost Managers (where relevant) to understand costs and achieve the best commercial outcomes for our clients.

Awareness of the distinction between outcomes and outputs, always considering how to apply outcome thinking to your projects.

Take pride in all tasks and ensure they are of the highest quality and accuracy with guidance from others as required.

Proactive development of the gaps in your knowledge of the project lifecycle.

Be able to produce and maintain a project development programme with guidance from others.

Understand the critical success factors, for all work stages of the project lifecycle, and be able to manage your role as part of these stages.

This includes:

Site acquisition / due diligence

Brief and objective setting

Project controls and governance

Project leadership

Fees and appointment management

Town planning and masterplanning

Design management and leadership

Risk and value management


Programme and construction logistics

Employer's Agent and Contract Administration

Quality management including mock-ups / prototypes

Completion and handover

Be or become familiar with challenges to the real estate and construction

industry outlined in the Farmer Review (“Modernise or Die”) applying the

lessons learned to your day-to-day project delivery.

Continually develop your understanding of current industry challenges and opportunities such as modern methods of construction, the environmental, social and governance agenda and pre-manufactured value.

Contribute to a Knowledge Champion Group through research, information sharing and presenting to the wider business.

Develop your powerful communication skills to be confident and clear in your communication both internally and externally, both written and verbal.

Utilise and help improve the best practice tools and processes including the use of technology to support service delivery.

Understand any commercial documents relevant to your project(s) including appointments, scope of services and fee cashflows.

Actively embrace our share and learn values, sharing knowledge through internal platforms and other avenues.

Promote continued sharing with others in your peer group

Who we want to work with:

Aspiring to MRICS or another qualification in a relevant business discipline.

Ability to use full suite of Microsoft Office 365 software.

Passion for understanding the real estate and construction industry.

Passion for developing technical knowledge across the project work stages.

Passion for innovation in service and through technology.

Passion to live our Values.

Project ownership skills with regards to specific project tasks.

High quality and accurate outputs with guidance from others.

Focus on attention to detail and ability to multi-task.

Willingness to tackle challenges to solve problems.

Desire to develop client and other project relationships.

Desire to develop your wider professional network.

Ability to understand and apply feedback on work performance.

Ability to take initiative and know when to take initiative without guidance.