Project Support Manager

Recruiter
Solutions Recruitment
Location
Peterlee
Salary
£18000 - £22000/annum
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Solutions Recruitment are recruiting on behalf of our client for a Project Support Officer, constructing and fitting out shops, display rooms and other retail spaces for major blue chip retailers and creating attractive environments that make a tangible difference to profitability

Responsible for:

Assist Project Managers to coordinate, implement, execute, control and complete specific projects ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals, coordinate the company site supervisory foremen and sub-contract labour.

Responsibilities:

*Initially work alongside or under remote supervision of an experienced project manager within supply, fit-out or construction operations to develop knowledge the working systems and practices
*Once knowledge is gained will need to responsibility for own projects building towards larger and more complex contracts.
*Assist the Project Manager to facilitate the definition of project scopes, goals and deliveries, including surveys, call-offs, purchase requisitions, quotations etc.
*define project tasks and resources requirements including RAMS, specific health and safety requirements, toolbox talks, briefs etc.
*Plan and schedule project timelines.
*Assemble and coordinate project resources, plant and transport.
*Liaise with clients and subcontracts on a daily basis and assist Project Managers to provide solutions to problems.
*Track project deliverable using appropriate tools.

Skills:

*Ability to manage and motivate a team
*Ability to coordinate or meet tight deadlines
*Excellent organisational skills
*Ability to communicate effectively with wide range of individuals and groups.
*Excellent verbal, written and IT Skills
*Ability to work additional hours to meet the needs of post as and when required.

Qualifications and Training:

*Proven work Experience in a similar role or large retails establishment.
*CSCS Card holder (Preferably Managerial & Professional H&S test)
*SMSTS would be advantageous
*First Aid at work
*Valid Driving Licence

This role would be for someone that is in early stage of a graduate Project Management role. Please send CV to be considered for this role