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Assistant Project Manager

  • Job reference: FG-005108
  • Sector: Buildings, Construction, Education
  • Location: Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Faithful+Gould is a leader in its field, operating at the forefront of the transport, property and industry sectors.  Placing great emphasis on the training, development and progression of our staff, we’re dedicated to providing high quality professional services with cutting-edge expertise.

 

Due to continued success in securing projects throughout the North East, we’re looking for a motivated Assistant Project Manager to join our highly successful team in Newcastle. Our projects range in value from £1m to £20m+ and are with a variety of high profile clients giving our Project Managers a diverse and exciting workload. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to start building their career and work in a growing, dynamic and sociable office and make an impact. In return, we will reward you and provide the necessary support to take your career to the next level.

 

We are looking for a collaborative and sharp minded Assistant Project Manager to:

 

To provide assistance to the office technical and project management functions. You are focused on delivering quality support and make the most of opportunities to develop your practical experience and broaden your knowledge of project management.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing support to experienced colleagues within your team.
  • Proof-reading documents to check they are complete and accurate.
  • Completing general administrative duties.
  • Developing your knowledge and experience of project management.
  • Applying the principles of quality assurance and environmental management in
  • compliance with the organisation's Policies.
  • Developing your understanding of the organisation's Policy and arrangements for
  • managing your own personal safety while at work.
  • Developing and adapting your communication skills, particularly with customers, to
  • reflect the organisation's values.
  • Increasing your understanding of Faithful+Gould's and Atkins' service offering and
  • the benefits these bring to clients.
  • Consciously monitoring how you interact with others, in accordance with the
  • organisation's values.



To join us you’ll need:
  • A strong knowledge and understanding of the component parts of a project and
  • overall project management techniques
  • Experience within a Project Management role within the construction industry would be desirable, but not essential. We are looking for someone with the right attitude and approach.
  • Experience working within a consultancy environment, although again, this is not essential
  • A relevant engineering/project management/construction qualification would be desirable
  • A sound understanding of the main Microsoft Office packages
  • The ability to write coherent and grammatical English
  • A clear understanding of the importance of accuracy, and demonstrate this in all
  • your work 

This role has excellent prospects for an individual who has a strong ambition to progress and enjoys working collaboratively within a vibrant team. As well as technical competence, we are looking for someone with the ability to think laterally and who possesses first class communication skills, able to support our team in providing a first class service to our Clients.

 

Faithful+Gould want to hear from you - excel in your career.

 

Faithful+Gould have been crowned Construction Consultant/ Surveyor of the year in the 2015 Building Awards. This is the second time in four years Faithful+Gould have won this prestigious title

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