Associate Project Management Apprentice

Recruiter
Bravura Solutions
Location
Austin Frairs House 2-6, Austin Friars, EC2N 2HD
Salary
£18,000.00 annually
Posted
04 Sep 2019
Closes
24 Oct 2019
Ref
VAC001574823
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
November
Duration
Permanent
The apprentice will be an integral member of the PMO team thus having exposure to a diverse range of high-profile projects and industry leading clients. The apprentice will be responsible for providing project support and owning actives including: assurance, quality control, information management, financial tracking, risk/issue tracking and change control.

KeyDuties:
  • Project Support: Day to day support to Client Project Managers, assist with project status reporting and ensure key reporting milestones are met
  • Cross project communication: work with Project and Programme Managers to produce and maintain project plans and related project control documents
  • Standardisation: Support the implementation of a quality strategy including the implementation, monitoring and control of new process
  • Project Governance: Maintain issues, actions and risks logs, maintain the project change log, maintain detailed resource plans that align to client budgets, assist with financial reporting process
  • Continuous Project Management Improvement: support the PMO Manager to achieve core PMO functional milestones


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong inter personal skills, a commitment to quality and the will to constantly drive improvements
  • Financial management / reporting and analysis skills
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced matrix-based environment
  • The ability to understand complex financial reports
  • Can do / will do attitude to work tasks
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Ability to apply analytical skill and conceptual thinking to project related activities and work
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation and facilitation skills


Personal qualities

  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Professionalism
  • Positive attitude and energy
  • Calm person
  • Resilience including the ability to work effectively under time pressure
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Proactive approach to work
  • Proven eagerness for continual personal development
  • Commercial awareness
  • Capable of working on-site at client offices
  • Ability to collaborate with co-workers and clients


Desired qualifications

To be an Associate Project Manager Apprentice, you will need to have 3 A levels (or equivalent) ideally including A-C in maths / computer science or a level 3 Apprenticeship in a relevant background.

Future prospects

This role may expand once the apprenticeship is over.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs