Assistant Project Manager

Recruiter
Mott MacDonald
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Sep 2017
Expires
28 Sep 2017
Sector
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Job ProfileThe advisory and programme delivery division delivers services to projects ranging in scale and complexity from GBPmillion's to GBP20bn, through the technical disciplines of programme management, project management, project controls, scheduling, cost management, estimating, infrastructure finance, management consulting, digital consulting, education and healthcare management.Our buildings portfolio is primarily a UK business working in both the public and private sector of the construction market.We provide cost and project management services for a wide range of clients including central government, local authorities and private clients.We work in the majority of buildings market sectors including workplace, residential, law and order, health, education, retail, sports and commercial property. Our vision is to provide added value to our clients business through high quality services and our people.Job DescriptionProviding key support to the senior project manager in delivering commission obligations and internal project performance.Responsibilities include:Delivering projects to time, quality and budgetContributing to open communications across the project delivery/client teamsImplementing problem solving and decision makingAdopting programme and business management systems across project teamControlling the internal and external commercial aspects of projects across a range of contractual arrangementsDeveloping and monitoring the project programMonitoring budgets and costs and take appropriate actionIdentifying and managing contractual risksCandidate SpecificationA relevant degree in Engineering, Construction or Project ManagementSome experience in a project management roleWorking towards membership of the APMStrong verbal and written communication skillsEffective time managementAbility to prioritise and work under pressure