Graduate Project Manager

Posted 31 August 2023
Salary £32k per year
LocationMilton Keynes
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NamePatrick Gray

Job description

Job Opportunity: Graduate Project Manager - Highways and Building Infrastructure
Salary: £32,000
31 days Annual leave+ bank holidays
Are you a recent graduate with a passion for project management and a specialization in Highways and Building Infrastructure? Are you eager to kick-start your career by working on impactful projects that shape our built environment? We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated and driven individual to join our dynamic team as a Graduate Project Manager.
About Us:
At this company, we are a leading player in the construction and infrastructure industry, known for delivering exceptional projects that make a positive difference in communities. With a strong focus on innovation, sustainability, and excellence, we are committed to fostering the growth and development of our employees.
Position Overview:
As a Graduate Project Manager, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing and managing key projects in the realm of Highways and Building Infrastructure. This role offers a unique opportunity for you to apply your academic knowledge and harness your enthusiasm to contribute to real-world projects that have a lasting impact on society.
Key Responsibilities:
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop project plans, budgets, and timelines.
Assist in coordinating project activities, ensuring they are aligned with project goals and client expectations.
Monitor project progress, identify potential risks, and implement effective mitigation strategies.
Engage in stakeholder management, ensuring clear communication and building strong relationships.
Contribute to project documentation, reporting, and documentation of lessons learned.
Participate in site visits, inspections, and quality control processes to ensure project compliance.
Support senior project managers in various tasks, enabling your professional growth and development.
A Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related field with a specialization in Highways and Building Infrastructure.
Strong communication, organizational, and problem-solving skills.
Proficiency in project management software and tools is a plus.
Enthusiasm for learning and a desire to contribute to impactful projects.
Ability to work collaboratively within cross-functional teams.
Why Join Us:
Opportunity to work on diverse projects that shape the built environment.
Mentorship from experienced professionals to accelerate your career growth.
Exposure to the latest technologies, methodologies, and industry trends.
Collaborative and inclusive work environment that values innovation.
Competitive compensation package and benefits.
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Patrick Gray at Carrington West on 02393 876 069 for more information.
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