Assistant Project Manager

Job Title: Assistant Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Start Date: 04/01/2022
Reference: BBBH29029_1639502552
Contact Name: Evie Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 14, 2021 17:22

Job Description

  • 3 month initial contact opportunity within Critical Public Services
  • 100% Remote
  • January start
  • Up to £350 a day inside IR35

The opportunity:

We are looking for an Assistant Project Manager, to provided support and work alongside the Project Manager in a significant & critical, public sector division. Ensuring the efficient and effective execution of projects, to meet the standards of both internal and external customers and stakeholders.

The role:

This is a 3-month initial contract with a possibility of extension.

Duties to be performed:

  • Help to define, document and safely execute projects and a number of smaller initiatives to time, cost and quality criteria, ensuring they meet the requirements of both internal and external customers.
  • Work on project initiation, delivery and closure activities throughout the whole project life cycle to ensure the deliverables are accomplished as specified by the project manager.
  • Take responsibility for managing, monitoring and motivating the teams assigned to each project.
  • Getting involved in pre-project activities such as requirements gathering and options analysis, whilst supporting internal communication strategies to ensure effective two-way communication engagement within the organisation and its external stakeholders.

    You will need:
  • Recognised project management qualification at foundation level, e.g. PRINCE2 or Agile or equivalent
  • Proven experience, through a qualification or equivalent, of Microsoft Office applications
  • Specialist knowledge of project management tools, practices and techniques, as well as effective risk and issue management.
  • Working knowledge of standards such as: BSI, ISO 9000 or Total Quality Management

Next Steps:

If this is something you feel suited to and would like to apply, please send in your CV. Because of the expected volume of applications, we will endeavour to come back to you asap.