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Associate Project Manager (Consultancy)

Job Description

  • Job Reference: RAPM080722
  • Job Title: Associate Project Manager (Consultancy)
  • Salary: Not disclosed
  • Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland

VANRATH are recruiting an Associate Project Manager to work for an award winning, trusted, global infrastructure consultancy firm, based in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Our client is an award winning, large, successful and highly respected property and infrastructure consultancy firm that operate Globally. They deliver a professional services throughout project lifecycle; planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. Projects cover transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment across public and private sectors.

Their teams are united by a common goal; to deliver a better world via their unrivalled technical expertise and innovation and a culture of equity, diversion and inclusion, as well as a dedication to environmental, social and governance priorities.

Overview of Role:
Are you an Associate Project Manager looking to work on building projects that can change the world, projects that are always more complex and innovative than the last?

If so, I have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Associate Project Manager to join an outstanding team in Belfast to work on a number of private and public sector projects. You will be joining a team of like-minded experts that have a passion for innovation and delivering cutting edge solutions.

  • The Associate Project Manager will need to manage and take ownership of all aspects of the project, proactively engaging with the client, construction and design team to drive the project forward
  • You will be required to prepare succinct and accurate reports that look forward and identify clear actions and recommendations
  • When managing a contract, you will be required to positively engage with the construction and design team and work collaboratively to address risks and avoid claims and disputes whilst maintaining meticulous records to allow you to quickly respond to issues arising and form an informed and balanced opinion having due regard to the building contract
  • You will also be involved in the development of less experienced team members supporting them in becoming professionally qualified

Minimum Requirements:

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and team-building skills
  • Highly motivated, able to work independently, diligent and with an eye for detail
  • Experience in NEC contract administration
  • Strong in setting up and implementing robust Project Management processes
  • Demonstrate financial acumen relating to viability and cashflows
  • Ability to produce formal reports and documents which clearly set out complex issues and recommendations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional Qualification - ideally Project Management/ Construction/Engineering/Quantity Surveying Bachelors Degree
  • Chartered Status with the RICS, CIOB, RIBA, ICE or other equivalent institution
  • APM affiliation (as secondary accreditation)

Your Benefits Will Include:
A healthy work-life balance as well as receiving a competitive salary, you could explore flexible working arrangements.

Core benefits include 25 days' annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You'll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through the Business charity, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you're a member of the Reserve Forces you'll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What the Business Offer:
The flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help the business foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where they invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

The business will encourage you to grow and develop your career through their technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. They believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and the business.

They offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join the Business, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts - planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers - leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, they believe in each person's potential, and they will help you reach yours.

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Robert Apps for a confidential discussion