16 Compass Point, Market Harborough. LE16 9HW

Position:Assistant Project Manager
Status: Permanent
Location: Market Harborough
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: c.£28K per annum depending on experience, plus car & benefits
Full time/Part time: Full Time

Job Role:

This is an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Project Manager to join our Construction team to support various projects including new store developments, extensions, relocations, modernisations as well as overseeing the maintenance programme of the existing property portfolio. Required to ensure that all works are carried out within budget, on time and meeting quality standards you will complete assessment surveys, lead on site meetings, negotiate & co–ordinate contractors and prepare tender documents.

We are looking for a candidate who has strong communication skills with the ability to manage and influence teams to optimise project delivery particularly in a construction setting. You will enjoy working as one of a team but also independently where you will need to be responsive to changing priorities and be able to manage plan and co- ordinate your workload to ensure deadlines are met.

The ideal candidate will hold a formal qualification in a construction related subject and have experience of site management and facility management requiring competency in Microsoft office applications & AutoCAD with the ability to read and interpret construction drawings. As this is seen as a developmental role formal qualifications and experience in Construction management whilst desirable are not essential.

A valid full UK Driving Licence is required as you will be required to travel across the UK with occasional overnight stays.

You MUST quote reference: ‘ASSISTANT PROJECT MANAGER’ within the subject of an email when applying for this vacancy.

How to apply: Please send your full CV and covering letter to careers@deichmann.com