Asst Project Manager
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.
Our locationsin Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahantare nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.
Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs in a variety of on-campus and online formatslead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.
About the Opportunity:
The Assistant Project Manager (APM) will have a broad set of skill within the realm of project delivery from planning through project completion. The APM may be deployed in any or all of the typical project phases including Pre-Design, Design, Construction, and Project Closeout. Assistant Project Manager may be on-site manager on small to medium size projects, when necessary.
The Assistant Project Manager (APM) will have a broad set of skill within the realm of project delivery from planning through project completion. The APM may be deployed in any or all of the typical project phases including Pre-Design, Design, Construction, and Project Closeout. Assistant Project Manager may be on-site manager on small to medium size projects, when necessary. Support the PM with identification of project team members Ensure proper contract administration of external resources. Assist with the coordination of team member daily work as it relates to project timeline and scope. Promote an open interface between internal and external team members. Manage communication with Construction Manager and keep PM up-to-date with issues and resolutions. Input and maintain financial activities for all phases of projects. Track all budget/cost control information. Process purchase orders, payment process and change control. Work to ensure project is completed on budget.
Bachelor's degree (B.S.) plus 2 years of experience in in construction, architecture and/or project management. Or 8 years of experience in design and construction or project management in lieu of the Bachelor's degree. Additional qualifications: Qualifications: | Possess the ability to work independently in difficult and complex tasks; | Must possess the ability to clearly articulate and communicate; | Must possess ability to read and interpret general documents, such as project reports, internal and external communications, and construction drawings | Must possess ability to organize and prioritize workload, be pro-active in identifying project needs/requirements that can be actioned without supervision, track calendar events and meetings, and organize as necessary (agendas/follow-up on actions/minutes). | Strong, documented skills in the areas of organization, problem-solving and personal interactions; | Self-motivated with sound decision-making skills | Proficient in Microsoft Office; Microsoft Project; AutoCad (Mac) | Knowledge of Sketchup and Adobe Programs preferred
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please see www.northeastern.edu/diversity.
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