Assistant Construction Project Manager

  • London, UK
  • £36,000 - £38,000 per annum
  • Permanent

Are you an Assistant Construction Project Manager looking for a new opportunity within the Highways sector?

Then you need to keep reading as this might be the right fit for you!!

We are recruiting for a leading construction consultancy looking to add an Assistant Construction Project Manager to their team!

Job Title - Assistant Construction Project Manager

Area/Location - London

Type of Job - Permanent

Start Date - As Soon As Possible

Salary -£38000

Purpose of the Role-

We are currently looking to recruit an Assistant Construction Project Manager to join our team based in Colindale, North London. Our business provides a full range of project management and consultancy services to Local Authorities, developers, institutions, landlords and occupiers.

We undertake project work in many different sectors ranging from commercial offices, leisure centres, University student accommodation, residential and education. We are in a growth phase and therefore need a new proactive and dynamic Assistant Construction Project Manager to join our existing team to support the delivery of projects and programmes both pre-contract and after.

We offer excellent career opportunities and professional development with training and mentoring from experienced members of the team available. Full support for candidates who wish to become professionally qualified with the RICS, APM or the CIOB is possible while working on exciting progressive projects over a variety of sectors.

A Few Key Responsibilities of the Role-

  • Use best practice project management methodologies to keep projects on track and proactively drive programmes of work forward
  • Lead/support and assist on tasks required to support the Project Manager's delivery of the project and contract scope
  • Liaise and interface with the other key teams on specific tasks which are required to support the principle task of delivery of the project and contract scope
  • Develop, implement, and provide ongoing support towards the use of management systems which will support delivery and quality of the outputs
  • Participate in developing the relationships with key stakeholders on projects
  • Support the project management functions of the technical work streams to help ensure they are completed on time and on budget, supporting the management of commercial and technical Work through all phases of the project
  • Updating and reporting on the schedule progress
  • Updating and reporting on the budget and spending
  • Identifying resource requirements and gaps
  • Monitoring project performance and providing reports
  • Managing a subset of the project, such as a particular phase or deliverable

Essential Experience of the Role-

  • The successful individual must have a degree preferably in Project Management, Surveying, Construction Management, Engineering or Architecture (and/or related disciplines)
  • Previous experience working in a similar role is advantageous but not essential
  • Proactive, adaptable, flexible and always demonstrates initiative. Focus on detail is imperative
  • Someone who enjoys working with Office 365 packages and embraces new technology to improve ways of working
  • Must be able to work unsupervised to a high quality
  • Able to meet tight deadlines
  • A responsive, constructive, and flexible attitude towards working arrangements within a team environment
  • Good organisational skills
  • Proficient in using IT (Microsoft Access, Excel, Word and Project)
  • Excellent maths and English skills

What's in it for you?

  • A competitive basic Salary
  • 23 days' holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave
  • The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice
  • Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks' fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks…and plenty more
  • Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology
  • Access to our Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platform

If you like what you have read so far

  • you feel this Company matches what you are looking for in a new career venture
  • would like a more detailed Job Description or would like to discuss the opportunity on the role further

please click Apply on this advert and ring Cass on

0161

529

5192 or email Cassidee@

Mcgconstruction.co.uk to proceed in applying.

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