Assistant Project Manager
Assistant Project Manager
King's College London is one of the top 20 universities in the world (2015-16 QS international world rankings) and among the oldest in England. With a turnover in excess of £600m, it has more than 26,500 students from more than 150 countries worldwide, and some 7,000 staff. King’s has an outstanding reputation for world-class teaching and cutting-edge research.
King’s has four Thames-side campuses within a single square mile in the heart of London. The College has a prestigious and diverse estate portfolio which includes the historic Strand Campus (encompassing the East Wing of Somerset House), start of the art research and teaching facilities at the Guy’s, St Thomas’ and Denmark Hill campuses and modern teaching, residential and commercial accommodation at Waterloo. It is currently driving forward a £1 billion redevelopment programme which is transforming the physical environment of the College and is seeking to make the appointment of several Project Managers to help to deliver this.
Working closely with the Heads of Development, Senior Project Managers and Project Managers, the Assistant Project Manager will provide high quality support across the Development team to ensure the successful delivery of a broad range of small, medium and large scale development projects across a diverse estate portfolio including research and teaching facilities, student residences, social and hospitality space, commercial property and historic buildings. You will work within a high calibre client side development team responsible for delivering over £100m of investment every year and will gain the opportunity to learn from a team of dedicated and highly experienced Project Managers.
The successful candidate will have developed formative experience in the construction and property industry in an assistant project management role with exposure to undertaking the support duties associated with an Assistant Project Manager role. You will have excellent interpersonal skills with a high level of enthusiasm and motivation and a clear desire to develop a career as a Lead Project Manager.
This is an exciting opportunity for ambitious professional to develop a career in as a client side Project Manager in the construction and property industry on one of the most exciting development programmes in London.
For a confidential discussion and the full job particulars please contact our retained advisor Ben Duffill at The Management Recruitment Group on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0207 959 2368. Applications should consist of a CV and covering letter and should be sent to email@example.com.
Closing date for applications: 4th December 2016
Interviews scheduled for: Mid December 2016
Further details of the benefits of working at KCL can be found at http://www.kcl.ac.uk/hr/jobs/benefits.aspx
Equality of Opportunity is College Policy