Assistant Project Manager

South East England
Contract
£279/day PAYE + Holiday pay

A main joint venture on a major infrastructure project in Buckinghamshire, is currently seeking an Assistant Project Manager to bolster their team for 8 months. This is a contract PAYE position.

Description of Activities to be undertaken

  • Delivery of ecology mitigation package.
  • Co-ordination of Fusion staff within the teams that contribute to the package.
  • Weekly and monthly reporting including commercial actuals & forecast, and programme.
  • Coordination of design and procurement.
  • Assurance and handover to client.
  • Manage interfaces with other packages and third parties.
  • Support Senior Project Engineers with subcontractor management - all aspects.
  • Drive package delivery to achieve programme.
  • Weekly meetings: internal, client, supply chain.
  • Capture change and ensure records are kept for recovery of costs.
  • Liaise with client and maintain good working relationships.

Desirable experience/skills/qualities

  • Experience in using/interpreting specifications and works information
  • Knowledge of NEC contract mechanisms (EWNs, CEs etc)
  • Experience writing and reviewing SSOW/RAMS
  • Experience in use of ITPs
  • Experience writing and reviewing NCRs and TQs
  • Experience in programming works and/or managing Subcontractor programme submissions
  • Experience in weekly/monthly reporting & commercial forecast
  • Previous personal responsibility for directing and managing Subcontractors
  • Experience in chairing Subcontractor and Client meetings
  • Attention to detail
  • Good at learning to use new software packages
  • Experience in managing Pre-Construction period useful e.g. Construction Phase Plan, Quality Plan, Consents, U&As
  • Willingness to take on a Contractor's Management Organisation (CMO)-type role (as opposed to managing direct works)
  • Travel to site as required
  • Experience in managing sub agents/section/site/assistant/apprentice engineers