Assistant Project Manager

Assistant Project Manager

Job Title: Assistant Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Salary: £28.00 - £30 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH12101_1529681088
Contact Name: William Wraith
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 22, 2018 16:24

Job Description

Assistant Project Manager
Duration: 6 months with chance of extension
Rate: £30 per hour

We are recruiting an Assistant Project Manager for a research and supply company based in Abingdon. The ideal Assistant Project Manager will have experience coordinating lifecycle projects within an engineering and electronics environment, ranging from £100k to £500k value. A background in aviation, motorsport or R&D is an advantage.

Reporting to the Project Manager, you will lead 1 to 2 projects and be responsible for:

  • Running projects full lifecycle and keep the projects on target.
  • Reporting risk, status and business impact to Directors and PMO.
  • Managing teams across a variety of disciplines.
  • Budget management.
  • Meeting project based objectives through delivery of quality based KPI's.
  • Liaising with the customer and stakeholders.

It is essential you hold a degree in Engineering, Physics or Project Management and desirable to be trained in PRINCE II or PMP. Ideally you will have a proven track record for delivering high volume, technical engineering projects.
This is a unique opportunity to work for a market leading company that is globally reputable in its field.
If this role is of interest, please contact William Wraith on 02393 919 668 or email your CV to

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