As a Project Management Assistant (PMA) in our Chesterfield office, you will take ownership of the administration of projects in order to enable the Project Managers to concentrate on managerial and technical aspects of their projects. You will be responsible for ensuring the timely completion of administration processes and tasks at all stages of the project from Tender, Award, Implementation to Billings and Payments and Project Close.
You will have a minimum of a Grade B in Maths and English GCSE (or equivalent) with an A Level in Business, Mathematics or a related subject preferable. A Business/Accounting degree would be advantageous.
Ideally we are looking for a candidate with demonstrable administration/accountancy/finance experience that shows a good understanding and appreciation of fiscal accounting practices. You will also have strong skills in data manipulation in Microsoft Excel and be highly competent with the other Microsoft packages.
You will be a team-player with commercial acumen who understands a business operation. You will possess excellent organisation skills and be able to prioritise your workload effectively as well as a keen eye for detail. Confident communication skills (both verbal and written) are essential to this role in order to be able to influence internal and external stakeholders.
URS is a growing and vibrant organisation offering excellent benefits and employment conditions. We are committed to your individual career development and are proud to be able to offer a range of exciting projects as well as a variety of career directions for all our staff.
GCSE (or equivalent) Maths and English at Grade B or above essential, A Level in Business, Mathematics or related subject preferable.
Experience of project management & preparing tenders
Experience working within a design consultancy or roads / highways organisations would be advantageous
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