Assistant Project Manager

34.00 - 37.00 GBP Hourly + GBP34.00 - GBP37.00/hour
14 Mar 2019
11 Apr 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
The Role:

We have an excellent opportunity at our clients offices based in Wolverhampton. Our client is seeking an experienced Assistant Project Manager

The position will be to support the Project Manager/Bid Leader during the order winning process.

To working directly with functions to establish and maintain integrated schedules and resource requirements to meet project objectives.

Attend and inputting to progress review meetings

Identifying and acting upon delivery risks (threats and opportunities)

Maintain project costs

Ensuring that the Project Manager is aware of all unresolved problems and support the Project Manager in all project related activities.

Support sites in the project control process

Produce reports as laid out in Business Procedures and Working Practices and as required by the PM

Monitoring sub-contractor delivery.

Analysing costs and programme variances and proactively providing solutions.

Control of contract variations and change control registers and generation of claims documents on behalf of the Project Manager.

Generation of invoices and liaison with the client on clearing payments.

Attend contract commercial / progress / technical meetings as directed by the Project Manager and produce data for review at same.

Deputise for the Project Manager whenever required

Liaise between internal functions and suppliers when required by the Project Manager

Liaise with client representatives on all contract issues as directed by the Project Manager.

The Company:

Your future in Nuclear. Specialising in the design and manufacture of bespoke engineering solutions for the nuclear energy, nuclear decommissioning and defence markets, our client is a key player. They design, engineer, manufacture, assemble, test, commission and install, as well as offering ongoing specialist support services. They are a core subsidiary of a global Italian group that operates in over 90 countries and is Italy's largest supplier, installer and service provider in this sector.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

Candidates must be pro-active, determined & diligent to ensure that the project is delivered to specified time's/costs

The role is to work in the Nuclear Industry, you will therefore need to have had continuous residency in the UK for the last 10yrs (for Security clearance)

About Fircroft:

Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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