Project Engineer
£29k - £39,000 pa + benefits

Assistant Project Manager

Ref: 3353| Posted: 2nd Feb 2018

This vacancy is now closed

Assistant / Junior Project Manager

An Assistant Project Manager (Junior PM) is required be a large specialist Engineering house base in Wiltshire. This is a permanent role where you will develop various project programmes, assist with managing customers and projects teams, and support to deliver the projects on time, to budget and to the desired quality

The Assistant Project Manager is a diverse role and you will be involved with:

  • Assist the Project Management team in the delivery of contract administration services, as appropriate, to the Project Department
  • Manage specific projects issues as required
  • Lead the planning and implementation of the project, develop planning capabilities
  • Prime/secondary point of contact for the customer
  • Assist the Project Management team in the development and maintenance of a risk register
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements, manage project resource allocation
  • Manage team projects costs in line with the approved budget
  • Track project deliverables using appropriate tools
  • Assist in managing the projects change control process
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress to all stakeholders (internal and external)
  • Be able to run a project with the assistance and guidance of the Project team members
  • Assist the Project Management team in the development and maintenance of Project templates
  • Support the external site with tooling and consumables requirements
  • Manage calibration and tooling
  • Control and organise the logistics for project material, consumables and tooling

To secure this role you will need to have a strong track record of working in a project environment. You will have a solid background of working in a project office environment but will also be able to work on projects yourself. You will have a strong background in Engineering and will have good commercial awareness with knowledge of contracts. The ideal candidate will have a qualification in engineering.

The C&D Group are acting as a employment agency in regards to this permanent role.

Salary £28-£38K per year dependent on experience.