Assistant Project Manager - Renewable Energy

City of Edinburgh
Renewable Energy
£30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + benefits
11-01-2022 12:56 PM

Assistant Project Manager - Renewable Energy
Edinburgh - can be completely remote in Scotland
Circa £35,000 OE

Astute are proud to be working in partnership with a Renewable Energy business who are recruiting their next wave of experts to facilitate their ongoing growth. We're looking for an Assistant Project Manager to join the team who will be working on a variety of renewable energy developments.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Project Manager, as an Assistant Project Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the Project Manager across various projects
  • Assisting with the delivery of renewable energy construction projects
  • Having an understanding of the different phases of projects, from the design to handover stage
  • Working across onshore wind, utility scale solar and innovation projects like hydrogen and energy storage
  • Managing subcontractors and maintaining accurate records, project by project
  • Presenting monthly progress reports to upper management as well as assisting with the commercial aspects of the projects
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A relevant degree or equivalent commercial experience
  • Professional membership/training as an advantage
  • A full UK driving licence
  • At leas 1 years' experience in renewable energy developments

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • A salary of circa £35,000 but dependant on experience
  • Potential for growth and development
  • Genuine remote working flexibility, as well as some flexibility with hours
  • Private healthcare
  • Company pension and excellent holiday allowance
  • Discount schemes

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02393 910108 and ask to speak to Tim Norford who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!