Project Manager Apprentice

2, Brentford Business Centre, Commerce Road, Brentford, TW8 8LG
£13,000.00 - £18,000.00 annually
13 Sep 2019
11 Oct 2019
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
Our Client, specialises in the management and distribution of digital assets through cloud platforms and mobile apps. Previous clients include CNN and the United Nations.

The role will involve working on projects from inception to delivery and managing each step of the life-cycle, ensuring that the company can meet the client's requirements and deadlines.

Key duties:
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Ensure that all projectsare deliveredon-time, within scope and within budget
  • Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuringtechnical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management tominimizeproject risks

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work independently and maintain a high degree of self-motivation
  • Team work skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Effective communication skills / client management skills
  • High proficiency in English; both spoken and written
  • Proficient knowledge of Excel and Word
  • Time management skills

Personal qualities

  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Professionalism
  • Positive attitude and energy
  • Mature attitude
  • Calm person
  • "Can do attitude" - happy to get stuck in problem solving, researching and finding solutions
  • People person
  • Attention to detail to
  • Well-presented and punctual
  • Able to say "no" when appropriate

Desired qualifications

5 GCSEs (9 - 4/A* - C) including maths and English (or equivalent)but A Levels (or equivalent)or higher is desired.

Future prospects

For the right candidate, there is significant opportunity to move up the pay-scale and opportunity to travel to both our US office and to clients based internationally.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

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