Assistant Project Manager - Retail Fit Out

Lloyd May
London (Greater)
£Highly Competitive + Excellent Bonus and Package
15 Aug 2018
12 Sep 2018
Job Role
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Role Purpose

  • Assist in the delivery programmes of work to meet defined objectives
  • Responsible for Assisting the Senior PM team in delivering their of work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience

Overview of Role: 

  • Assist & aid the PM team in the delivery of a project or projects ( Commercial Office Fit Out / Retail / Banking Fit Out) with reasonable complexity up to £50m + in value - to budget, quality and time metrics
  • Help the PMs interpret and communicate project support policies, processes and systems 
  • Work with the SPMs in the team work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience


  • Work within established financial systems and clear project objectives to produce plans, schedules and track budgets, highlighting variances in order to manage and control project delivery targets
  • Assist to manage small to medium scale projects or programmes of work, ensuring appropriate use of resources to deliver the required scope of work within set deadlines
  • Present any project risks or issues to senior managers to ensure the project is not adversely impacted, and ensure the delivery of projects to compliant standards
  • Analyse and review a range of data to identify key themes and trends and use the outputs to produce recommendations that support project decision-making
  • Use knowledge and experience to review project processes and policies, providing advice to support management in developing and improving processes and systems
  • Advise colleagues on issues relating to own projects, providing subject matter advice in order to support delivery and ensure there is alignment between policy and operational practice
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and third party contractors, in order to ensure all parties are informed and aware of project progress and expectations

What You have to Offer: 

  • Relevant business experience including management of projects ranging from £10 million to £50 Million Plus
  • Previous PM experience ideally in Construction sector
  • Good communication skills, including the ability to liaise with peers and senior colleagues and build and maintain relationships
  • The ability to negotiate and manage relationships with external stakeholders
  • Commercial acumen and organisational understanding
  • A logical approach and ability to think through complex issues to co-ordinate multi-faceted aspects of projects


Professional Qualifications: 

  • Attainment of OR near attainment of relevant professional certification or chartered status

Educational Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline


What We Offer:  

We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important.

 We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career.  In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as: 

  • Highly competitive salary
  • PMI and Income Protection
  • Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell
  • One of the best contributory pensions in the industry, Pension matched to 8%
  • Interest free Season Ticket Loan
  • Annual Professional Subscription Paid
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave 
  • Long Term Service Awards 
  • Discretionary Bonus

020 3947 3260

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