Jacobs Assistant Project Manager in London, United Kingdom
Assistant Project Manager
Jacobs is a leading service provider inProject Management, delivering projects at all stages from initial studies,design through to construction and maintenance, across the UK andinternationally. Our projects include work in Rail, Highways, Water Utilities,Energy and Aviation, all of which are of critical long term importance to thegeneral public, local and national economy and industry alike. Jacobsprovides support for a wide range of clients including, government departments,local authorities and major contractors.
Jacobs are looking for an AssistantProject Manager with experience of working in the construction or consultingengineering in the Built Environment sector.
Support Project Managers with the delivery of complex projects in the built environment
Assist with the management/reporting requirements and the delivery of the project to the required standard, on time and within budget
Work with clients and contractors with a diverse range of objectives in the definition of a successful project.
Meet company objectives that are not always aligned with those of clients
Comply with all relevant Legislation, Policies and Procedures
Work with a diverse range of specialists and engineering professionals
Provide technical solutions that meet the requirements of clients
Support and encourage the project team members to devise technical solutions that meet the requirements of clients
Promote, support and develop project teams to enhance project and business performance
You will also have experience ofproject managing the design and construction phases of buildings projects suchas schools, housing, commercial property.
As an Assistant Project Manager youwill be working on major multi-disciplinary projects and supporting ProjectManagers on key projects. You would be responsible for liaising withdesign teams, and the contractual interfaces between the Designer and ClientCo-ordinator.
Liaising with the multi-disciplinary design teams
Liaising with clients and design team members
Ensuring quality deliverables within scope and programme
Developing and maintaining excellent client relationships
Identify the dependencies between these activities, and define the stages to ensure that we deliver quality (Do, review, amend, check, approve, issue)
Prepare a competitive fee estimate:
Resource-load the programme
Ensure that you understand the risks, and assign an appropriate level of contingency
Double check that we have accounted for all the required activities
Benchmark the fee with similar projects and eliminate ‘nice-to-haves’
Manage the risks:
Identify the risks
Assess their impact and probability
Assign the appropriate mitigation strategy and assign ownership
Check that the actions are being undertaken, monitor their effectiveness, and act
Project management experience in complex settings
Qualification in Project Management: Prince2/APM
Ability to operate within various forms of contract
Excellent communication skills with Clients and design team members
Proven ability of successful project delivery
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Primary Location United Kingdom-United Kingdom Countrywide-London
Req ID: BIA0000E5