AECOM Graduate Project Manager - Immediate - Dublin in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
Ireland - Dublin, Dun Laoghaire
We have an exciting opportunity for a project management graduate to join our Project Management team in Dublin. As a graduate project manager at AECOM, you will have the opportunity to work on a number of exciting projects across a wide array of sectors. These include education, health care, sports facilities, residential and transport to name but a few, for both public and private sector clients.
The role of the Project Manager is dynamic and stimulating. As a graduate PM you will assist other members of the PM team to drive projects forward and ensure that our clients achieve the built assets that their business function requires. This involves working at all stages of the project from initial concept right through to construction and operation of the building. The PM is a key interface between the client, design team, consultants, contractors and other project stakeholders. The PM helps to ensure actions are carried out by the appropriate parties at the right times to ensure deadlines are met and that value is added to the client’s projects.
To be effective in the role of a graduate PM you must have strong communication skills, be good at building relationships and rapport with the various parties involved in a project, be good at planning and managing your time, be highly motivated, and be committed to delivering excellent service to our clients. Day to day duties include:
Help plan and implement projects
Regular liaison with all relevant parties
Help define project scope, goals and deliverables
Liaising and updating stakeholders on the status of projects
Create schedule and project timeline
Liaising with and assisting Senior Project Managers
Coordinating the project team
Planning key task
Reporting on progress and cost
Bachelor’s degree (min 2:1 or equivalent) in Project Management, Construction Management, Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering is essential
A Master’s degree in Project Management or Construction Management & relevant work experience would be an advantage
Able to demonstrate a keen interest in developing a career in Project Management
Effective decision making and strong verbal and written communication
Proactive and driven approach to work and creating success
Ability to working in a team of diverse individuals to meet common objectives
Buy-in to achieving deadlines set by Clients and Managers
Good organisation skills; ability to manage multiple tasks and willingness to ask for help when needed, as well
Knowledge of the Irish Construction Sector
Previous work / placement experience in an engineering consultancy or construction company.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 250696BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.