Assistant Project Manager

£35,999 - £43,360

UK / Greater London

Estates & Facilities Management / Construction, House Building & Development



Nick Coppard
020 3962 9900

Nick joined The Management Recruitment Group in 2015, initially supporting the Residential Development team before moving to a crucial delivery role for the business, manging the delivery of retained recruitment campaigns for the Education and Public Estates Practice. He began his


Job Description

REF: 14681
Posted: 04 June 2019
Closes: 23 June 2019

The London School of Economics (LSE) is seeking to appoint an Assistant Project Manager to join its award-winning Estates Capital Development Team.

The LSE was founded in 1895 and has grown to become one of the foremost social science universities in the world. A specialist university with an international intake, LSE's reach extends from its Central London campus to around the world. The School has a cosmopolitan student body, with around 11,000 full time students from 148 countries and staff of just over 3,000, with about 46 per cent drawn from countries outside the UK.

The LSE Estates Division is responsible for development and implementation of the LSE Estates Strategy supporting the School's strategic objectives. The Estates Capital Development team has enjoyed unprecedented success in recent years, with acclaimed major projects gaining Stirling award nominations and the Team winning various ‘client of the year’ accolades.

Working as an integral part of the Capital Development team, the Assistant Project Manager will support Project Managers and Senior Project Managers in the delivery of capital projects whilst also gaining experience of personally managing smaller value projects. You will gain experience of supporting throughout the project process from brief development and design development through to procurement and construction on a diverse range of complex new-build, refurbishment and fit-out projects.

With recognised qualification and formative industry experience in a built environment related discipline, you will have proven organisational skills, excellent IT skills and a clear desire to develop a career as a Project Manager in the construction and property industry. Previous experience of having worked on refurbishment and/or new build construction projects in an Assistant Project Manager / Projects Assistant role would be advantageous. We are seeking an individual with a highly motivated and enthusiastic disposition with a strong appetite for learning.

The role offers an individual the opportunity to progress their career within a team that is recognised as being industry-leading whilst gaining experience on a diverse range of projects in the heart of London. The LSE offers a range of staff benefits including a generous annual leave entitlement and pension scheme as well as excellent training and development opportunities.

For a confidential discussion and the Candidate Brochure please contact our advisors Ben Duffill ( or Nick Coppard ( of The Management Recruitment Group on 0203 962 9900. Applications should consist of a cv and covering letter and should be sent to

Interviews are scheduled for: w/c 8th July 2019

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

LSE - Assistant Project Manager